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  8. Lineups
  9. Injuries
  10. Rosters
  11. Standings

We’re Expecting Mavs to Cover the Spread

NBA Finals: Boston Celtics (64-18, first in the Eastern Conference) host Dallas Mavericks (50-32, fifth in the Western Conference). Game 2 of the series. The Celtics lead 1-0.

There’s the opportunity to back the Mavericks to cover the +6.5 line against the Celtics. Betting them on the spread seems the logical play and there is -105 now available.

107-89 Victory for Celtics in Pair’s Last Battle

Dallas Mavericks and Boston Celtics locked horns on Thursday night, with the Celtics registering a 107-89 victory at TD Garden.

Jaylen Brown scored 22 points for the Celtics, Kristaps Porzingis had 20, while Jayson Tatum registered 16 points and 11 rebounds. For the Mavs, Luka Doncic racked up 30 points and 10 rebounds, with PJ Washington having 14 points and Jaden Hardy 13.

The Celtics have beaten the Mavs in the past five matchups. They’ve also claimed 6 wins in the past 10 head-to-head meetings.

Dallas Mavericks – Last 10 Games

7 wins and 3 losses in the past 10 games. The Mavs are averaging 106.8 points, 43.8 rebounds, 21.4 assists, 6.1 steals and 5.4 blocks while shooting 47.8% from the field and 72.9% from the free-throw line. The opposition have averaged 104.4 points and 39.1 rebounds per contest.

Luka Doncic is averaging 29.2 points, 10.5 rebounds, 7.8 assists and 3.9 (41.1%) 3-pointers made.

Boston Celtics – Last 10 Games

The Celtics have won 9 and lost 1 of their last 10 contests. Averaging 112.7 points, 43.1 rebounds, 24.0 assists, 6.5 steals and 5.8 blocks per game while shooting 48.3% from the field and 80.7% from the free-throw line. Their opponents average 104.6 points and 39.1 rebounds.

Jayson Tatum is averaging 27.1 points, 10.4 rebounds and 6.1 assists, while Derrick White has an average of 3.0 (36.6%) 3-pointers made.

Confirmed Starting Lineups

Dallas Mavericks lineup: Kyrie Irving, Daniel Gafford, PJ Washington, Derrick Jones Jr., Luka Doncic.

Boston Celtics lineup: Jayson Tatum, Jrue Holiday, Jaylen Brown, Derrick White, Al Horford.

Expert NBA Analysis

We’re keen to follow the latest form and understand any patterns that emerge. The same applies to injuries that could affect key players. Combined with the most important stats, there is plenty of information to make a verdict.

Key Mavericks vs Celtics stats:

  • The +6.5 line has been covered by Mavs in 9 of their last 10 games.
  • The +6.5 line has been covered by Mavs in 4 of their last 5 games.
  • The -6.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 3 of their last 5 games.

Dallas Mavericks look easy to back at -105 considering they’ve been given a spread of +6.5. This looks a good number when squaring off in this NBA showdown.

Selling points can be a great option and allows bettors to enjoy a bigger return on the same selection. For a more conservative spread pick, you can alternatively buy points.

Mavs +6.5 Probability

According to the sportsbooks, there’s a 51.2% likelihood of our pick landing a return. After careful examination, our analysts have this probability close to 60%. It’s why we think it’s worth placing this bet.

Mavericks vs Celtics Prediction

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Player Props

Top Pick: Derrick White Over 4.5 Assists -130 bet365 logo

Derrick White (Celtics) finished with Over 4.5 assists in 5 straight home games. We’re happy to take the -130 for this Player Assists prop bet as he is capable of a big performance against the Celtics.


Jaylen Brown Under 3.5 Assists -133 bet365 logo

Jaylen Brown (Celtics) has had Under 3.5 assists in 8 of the past 10 games. We can therefore feel confident that he might fall short on the Player Assists front and there is -133 available for this prop bet.

Dallas Mavericks vs Boston Celtics Bet Builder Tips

Spread Mavericks +7
Totals Over 215
Player Assists Derrick White Over 4.5

We’ve got a same game parlay with three options: Mavs +7, Over 215 and to have assists.

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Correct Score Prediction

Mavericks Mavericks logo 109 - 111 Celtics logo Celtics

The Celtics are available at huge odds to register a 111-109 victory and they might have the edge. This should be a close contest and there won’t be much between the teams.

Dallas Mavericks vs Boston Celtics Odds

The odds and lines are updated on a frequent basis. You might therefore find that they are different to the ones listed for the betting predictions and bet builder tips.

Books Make Celtics Likelier Winners

Sportsbooks’ favorites Boston Celtics are regarded as likeliest victors for this NBA game and the -270 about them triumphing means a 73% chance based on their current Moneyline betting odds. Dallas Mavericks are regarded as a long shot to win and you can currently back them at +220.

The current spread is 7 and the total points line is 215. A Total wager is always available and can often provide value selections. The Over 215 selection is available to back at -108.

The Celtics are available at odds of -170 when it comes to beating the opposition to 20 points. Underdogs Mavs are chalked up at +140 to reach this total first.

Consider every angle when placing your basketball bets. The betting sites offer a huge selection of game lines and team props and it’s all about finding a wager which matches your prediction of the game.

Betting Lines & Odds

Luka Dončić Favorite to Score the Most Baskets

In terms of hitting the most buckets, favorite Luka Dončić is available at -125 to rack up Over 31.5 points. If you want to go Under, then -106 is available.

Player Points

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 31.5
-125
Under 31.5
-106
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 26.5
-120
Under 26.5
-110
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Jaylen Brown (Celtics)
Over 23.5
-103
Under 23.5
-128
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 23.5
-103
Under 23.5
-128
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Player Assists

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 8.5
+116
Under 8.5
-154
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 5.5
-106
Under 5.5
-125
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 4.5
+102
Under 4.5
-135
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Derrick White (Celtics)
Over 4.5
-135
Under 4.5
+102
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Player Rebounds

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 9.5
-105
Under 9.5
-125
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 9.5
-128
Under 9.5
-102
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P.J. Washington (Mavericks)
Over 6.5
+104
Under 6.5
-137
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Al Horford (Celtics)
Over 6.5
+104
Under 6.5
-139
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Micro Betting

Among the various options for wagering on basketball, you will find that micro betting is provided. It focuses on short-term in-game outcomes such as Next Field Goal, where you select if the shot will be a two or three-pointer.

Last 5 & H2H

Team Stats

Latest regular season and playoff games stats.

Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Stats

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Stats

Moneyline

  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 7 wins and 3 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Moneyline

  • 9 wins and 1 defeat in the last 10 games
  • 8 wins and 2 defeats in the last 10 home games

Point Spread

Point Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team News

Dallas Mavericks Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Luka Doncic 21 40.77 607 173 28.9 8.2 3.1 9.4 0.4 1.8
Kyrie Irving 21 39.92 472 104 22.5 5.0 2.4 3.7 0.3 1.1
PJ Washington 21 35.72 282 28 13.4 1.3 2.2 6.6 0.7 0.8

Boston Celtics Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jayson Tatum 18 40.19 444 108 24.7 6.0 2.1 9.8 0.7 1.0
Jrue Holiday 18 37.61 235 79 13.1 4.4 1.9 5.8 0.7 1.2
Jaylen Brown 18 36.82 433 56 24.1 3.1 1.9 5.8 0.7 1.2

Injuries & Suspensions

Dallas Mavericks Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Greg Brown
Unavailable

Boston Celtics Injury Table

Type
Name
Info

Starting Lineups

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Confirmed Lineup
0 Jayson Tatum
4 Jrue Holiday
7 Jaylen Brown
9 Derrick White
42 Al Horford
Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Confirmed Lineup
11 Kyrie Irving
21 Daniel Gafford
25 PJ Washington
55 Derrick Jones Jr.
77 Luka Doncic

Previous Dallas Mavericks Lineups

14 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 84-122 Mavericks
12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
30 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 124-103 Timberwolves
28 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 105-100 Mavericks
26 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 107-116 Mavericks
24 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 109-108 Timberwolves
22 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 108-105 Timberwolves
18 May NBA Playoffs
Thunder 116-117 Mavericks

Previous Boston Celtics Lineups

14 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 84-122 Mavericks
12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
27 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 105-102 Pacers
25 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 114-111 Pacers
23 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 110-126 Celtics
21 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 128-133 Celtics
15 May NBA Playoffs
Cavaliers 98-113 Celtics
13 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 109-102 Cavaliers

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L