Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 4/13/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 4/13/2021 – The Boston Celtics are on a three-game winning streak and will seek to extend that momentum heading to their next match on the road. The Portland Trail Blazers are coming off from a tough loss and will be hosting the game this Tuesday, April 13 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. TNT will have exclusive broadcast rights in this inter-conference showdown and will share the same feed through NBA League Pass. The live coverage begins at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The Boston Celtics may have the winning streak but NBA betting covers see that will end in the hands of the Portland Trail Blazers.
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 4/13/2021
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 4/13/2021 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics are on a three-game winning streak and have remained as the seventh-best team in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. They are just half a game above the New York Knicks and a win here could put them above the Charlotte Hornets. The Denver Nuggets were the team they upset during their most recent match by a wide margin of 18 points. Jayson Tatum had strong numbers of 28 points and ten rebounds while Jaylen Brown did 20 points and eight boards. Marcus Smart and Kemba Walker each had 14 points for the Celtics while Robert Williams III had 10 points and eight boards as the starting center.
Players to watch: J. Tatum SF GP 48 GS 48 MIN 35.6 PTS 25.7 OR 0.7 DR 6.4 REB 7.1 AST 4.2 STL 1.3 BLK 0.4 TO 2.6 PF 1.9 AST/TO 1.6 PER 18.1
J. Brown SG GP 50 GS 50 MIN 34 PTS 24.3 OR 1.2 DR 4.5 REB 5.8 AST 3.5 STL 1.2 BLK 0.6 TO 2.7 PF 2.9 AST/TO 1.3 PER 17.66
K. Walker PG GP 34 GS 34 MIN 31.2 PTS 17.6 OR 0.3 DR 3.4 REB 3.7 AST 5 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 2.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 2.4 PER 13.9.
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
The Portland Trail Blazers now have a 31-22 record and they trail the Los Angeles Lakers by 1.5 games. They are coming off from a tough loss but they have won six of their last ten matches heading to this matchup. The Miami Heat got their number during their last game and lost by nine points, 98-107. Norman Powell and C.J. McCollum each had 17 points to lead the team while Damian Lillard was off-tuned doing only 12 points on 30% shooting. Enes Kanter came off the bench with 10 points and eight rebounds. Carmelo Anthony laid a goose egg in 15 minutes of playing time.
Players to Watch: D. Lillard PG GP 51 GS 51 MIN 35.9 PTS 28.7 OR 0.5 DR 3.7 REB 4.2 AST 7.6 STL 0.9 BLK 0.3 TO 3.1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.4 PER 22.03
C. McCollum SG GP 28 GS 28 MIN 33 PTS 23.5 OR 0.5 DR 3.3 REB 3.8 AST 4.6 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 3.5 PER 19.13
N. Powell SF * GP 9 GS 9 MIN 32.1 PTS 16.3 OR 1.1 DR 2.3 REB 3.4 AST 1.2 STL 1.7 BLK 0.6 TO 1.8 PF 2.3 AST/TO 0.7 PER 12.98.
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 4/13/2021 Betting Numbers
Boston are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Portland Trail Blazers
Portland are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Evan Fournier SG Quarantine is out indefinitely
Portland Trail Blazers
Zach Collins PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers Betting Picks
This is going to be an interesting matchup as both teams just see each other twice a year. The Boston Celtics are the slight underdogs in this matchup according to online sports betting while the Portland Trail Blazers are the safer bet.
Moneyline: The Trail Blazers who have the edge are having an ML of -130 while the Celtics are +110.
ATS: It is two points across the spread for this game with the Celtics taking the +2 while the Trail Blazers sit on the -2.
TOTALs: 227.6 points is the total for both teams to dance on with the Celtics going over and the Trail Blazers are under.
Score Prediction: 117 – 113, Trail Blazers