The Boston Celtics and the San Antonio Spurs will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at AT&T Center.
Odds aren’t yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.
Paul Pierce dropped a game-high 36 points to go with 11 rebounds for a double-double on Wednesday, helping the Celtics sneak out a 112-108 OT victory over the Heat. The Celtics failed to cover the 7.5-point spread, but the 220 points sailed OVER the posted total of 185.
Rajon Rondo tossed in 27 points and dished out 10 assists for the Celtics, and Eddie House had 16 points off the bench.
Tony Parker had 24 points and six assists to lead the Spurs over the Timberwolves 93-86 on Tuesday night.
San Antonio failed to cover as 11-point home favorites as the game played under the 191.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Boston: 51-18 SU, 34-35 ATS
San Antonio: 45-22 SU, 34-31-2 ATS
Boston most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Memphis are 3-7
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
San Antonio most recently:
When playing on Friday are 9-1
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Boston is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing San Antonio
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Boston’s last 25 games on the road
Boston is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games on the road
San Antonio is 19-3 SU in its last 22 games when playing Boston
San Antonio is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Boston
San Antonio is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Antonio’s last 7 games
Boston at Memphis, Saturday, March 21
San Antonio home to Houston, Sunday, March 22