Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics Prediction, Bet Builder Tips & Odds

Miami Heat

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Boston Celtics

  1. Prediction
  2. Bet Builder
  3. Odds
  4. Team Stats
  5. Player Stats
  6. Player Props
  7. Team News
  8. Lineups
  9. Injuries
  10. Roster
  11. Standings
  12. Live Stream

Expect a Tight Affair

We wouldn’t be surprised to see the Miami Heat win and it makes sense to take +7.5 on the spread at 1.91 when they go up against the Boston Celtics.

Last Games & H2H

Miami Heat and Boston Celtics played each other in the previous game. Celtics won 116-99 at Kaseya Center. Jimmy Butler led the way for Celtics with 29 points and Jayson Tatum scored 33 points for Heat.

In the past 10 games between the teams, Heat have won six.

Confirmed Lineups

Miami Heat lineup: Kevin Love, Kyle Lowry, Bam Adebayo, Jimmy Butler, Max Strus.

Boston Celtics lineup: Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, Derrick White, Marcus Smart, Al Horford.

Expert NBA Analysis

The NBA picks stem from knowing the team news and the latest form for each franchise. We work hard to unearth the most pertinent stats which can also act as a guide.

Key Heat vs Celtics stats:

  • The +7.5 line has been covered by Heat in 8 of their last 10 games.
  • The +7.5 line has been covered by Heat in 16 of their last 20 games.
  • The +7.5 line has been covered by Heat in 2 consecutive games on the road.
  • The -7.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 6 of their last 10 games at home.
  • The -7.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 3 of their last 5 games.
  • The -7.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 2 consecutive games at home.
  • The -7.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 8 of their last 10 games against Heat.

A spread of +7.5 looks an awesome number for the underdogs in this NBA contest. Take the betting odds of 1.91 that this line gets covered.

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Heat +7.5 Probability

According to the sportsbooks, our pick has a 52.4% chance of winning. However, we think that the probability sits between 55-60% taking all factors into consideration. It’s the reason why we are recommending this NBA bet.

Heat vs Celtics Prediction

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Heat vs Celtics Bet Builder Tips

Spread Heat +7.5
Totals Over 215.5
Result & BTTS 100 Heat / Yes

Bet builder predictions: Our same game parlay pick is Heat +7.5 on the spread, over 215.5 points and Heat/BTTS Yes on the Result & Both Teams to Score market.

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Heat vs 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.

Sportsbooks Make Celtics Moneyline Favorites

The sportsbooks have Boston Celtics at 1.31 on their Moneyline betting market, implying the market leaders are 76% likely to win this NBA game according to the latest odds. If you’re looking for an alternative angle, Miami Heat are trading at 3.60.

The spread is currently 8.5, with the total points line at 215. Having a wager on Totals is one of the most popular basketball markets. The Over 215 selection is available to back at 1.91.

Celtics are favorites at odds of 1.54 in the Race to 20 Points betting market, with Heat available at 2.55 should you think they’ll reach this number first.

You can find hundreds of markets for every contest, with the betting sites creating lots of different options. Check out the pre-game and in-game selections before placing your bets.

Player Props

As an alternative to the game lines and team props, check out the player props that are available. These can be a great alternative if you want to focus on a player’s performance. The best gambling sites will provide lots of options.

Jayson Tatum Favorite to Score the Most Points

Jayson Tatum is the market leader to hit the most buckets. He is priced at 1.83 to score Over 30.5 points. Alternatively, you can back Under at 1.91.

Micro Betting

There are always opportunities to enjoy micro betting. It’s generally the case that you will find team and player props in-game and basketball bettors can use their insight to wager on outcomes such as if the next shot will be a Two or Three-Pointer.

Last 5 & H2H

Team Stats

Latest regular season and play-off games stats.

Miami Heat logo Miami Heat Stats

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Stats

Moneyline

  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Moneyline

  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 home games

Points Spread

Points Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

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Team News

Miami Heat Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jimmy Butler 18 39.26 508 103 28.2 5.7 1.0 6.7 0.7 2.0
Bam Adebayo 19 35.61 311 70 16.4 3.7 - 9.5 0.7 1.2
Tyler Herro 3 31.13 50 9 16.7 3.0 1.3 5.3 0.7 1.0

Boston Celtics Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jayson Tatum 19 39.86 529 101 27.8 5.3 2.7 10.4 1.1 1.1
Jaylen Brown 19 37.25 434 63 22.8 3.3 2.1 5.5 0.3 1.1
Marcus Smart 19 33.88 289 97 15.2 5.1 2.3 4.1 0.3 1.3

Injuries & Suspensions

Miami Heat Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Victor Oladipo
Injured
Tyler Herro
Injured
Gabe Vincent
Injured

Boston Celtics Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Danilo Gallinari
Injured

Starting Lineups

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Confirmed Lineup
0 Jayson Tatum
7 Jaylen Brown
9 Derrick White
36 Marcus Smart
42 Al Horford
Miami Heat logo Miami Heat Confirmed Lineup
0 Kevin Love
7 Kyle Lowry
13 Bam Adebayo
22 Jimmy Butler
31 Max Strus

Previous Miami Heat Lineups

28 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 104-103 Heat
26 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 97-110 Celtics
24 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 116-99 Heat
22 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 102-128 Heat
20 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 111-105 Celtics
18 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 123-116 Celtics
13 May NBA Playoffs
Knicks 92-96 Heat
11 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 103-112 Knicks
09 May NBA Playoffs
Knicks 101-109 Heat
06 May NBA Playoffs
Knicks 86-105 Heat

Previous Boston Celtics Lineups

28 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 104-103 Heat
26 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 97-110 Celtics
24 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 116-99 Heat
22 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 102-128 Heat
20 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 111-105 Celtics
18 May NBA Playoffs
Heat 123-116 Celtics
14 May NBA Playoffs
76ers 88-112 Celtics
12 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 95-86 76ers
10 May NBA Playoffs
76ers 115-103 Celtics
07 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 115-116 76ers

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Nets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Knicks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
76ers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Raptors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Cavaliers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pistons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pacers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Bucks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Hawks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Hornets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Heat 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Magic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Wizards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Timberwolves 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Thunder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Trail Blazers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Jazz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Warriors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Clippers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Lakers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Suns 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Kings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Mavericks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Rockets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Grizzlies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pelicans 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Nets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Knicks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
76ers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Raptors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Cavaliers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pistons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pacers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Bucks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Hawks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Hornets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Heat 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Magic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Wizards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Timberwolves 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Thunder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Trail Blazers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Jazz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Warriors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Clippers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Lakers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Suns 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Kings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Mavericks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Rockets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Grizzlies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pelicans 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Hawks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Celtics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Nets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Hornets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Cavaliers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Mavericks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Nuggets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pistons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Warriors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Rockets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pacers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Clippers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Lakers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Grizzlies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Heat 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Bucks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Timberwolves 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Pelicans 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Knicks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Thunder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Magic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
76ers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Suns 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Trail Blazers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Kings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Raptors 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Jazz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -
Wizards 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 - -