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Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8/11/2020 Spread Picks and Prediction

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Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8-11-2020 Spread Picks and Prediction

Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8/11/2020 – The Boston Celtics have been rolling recently inside “The Bubble” as they are heading to their next game against the struggling Memphis Grizzlies with a three-game winning streak. This game is set to happen this Tuesday, August 11 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Arena in Reunion, Florida. The broadcast rights for this game have been granted to NBCSB and they will be airing the game live at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. For those who want to watch through live streaming, the game will also be shown through NBA League Pass or SofaScore. The Memphis Grizzlies are looking to hold on to the last spot of the playoff picture in the NBA Western Conference but they are coming in as the underdogs in this match as seen by NBA Odds.

Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8/11/2020

When: August 11, 2020 5:00 PM ET
Where: ESPN Wide World of Sports Arena, Reunion, Florida
TV: NBCSB
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8/11/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Boston Celtics -4.5 (-110) 224.5 u (-110) -175

Memphis Grizzlies
+4.5 (-110) 224.5 o (-110) +155
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Boston Celtics Betting

The Boston Celtics escaped the Orlando Magic in their last game and it took an overtime win to overcome their opponents, 122-119. Gordon Hayward has channeled his Utah Jazz version as he finished with 31 points, nine rebounds, five assists and two triples to lead the team. Jayson Tatum followed through with 29 points, nine rebounds, six assists and four three-pointers while Jaylen Brown gave the team a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds. Brad Wanamaker has a notable performance off the bench as he came out with 10 points in 16 minutes of gameplay.

Players to Watch: J. Tatum PF GP 64 GS 64 MIN 34.3 PTS 23.3 OR 1 DR 6 REB 7 AST 3 STL 1.4 BLK 0.9 TO 2.3 PF 2.1 AST/TO 1.3 PER 20.32

K. Walker PG GP 54 GS 54 MIN 31.1 PTS 20.8 OR 0.6 DR 3.3 REB 3.9 AST 4.8 STL 0.9 BLK 0.5 TO 2.1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.3 PER 20.37

J. Brown SG GP 55 GS 55 MIN 33.9 PTS 20.6 OR 1.1 DR 5.2 REB 6.3 AST 2.1 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 2.2 PF 2.9 AST/TO 0.9 PER 17.39.

Memphis Grizzlies Betting

The Memphis Grizzlies had a hard time against the defending champions during their last game as they lost to the Toronto Raptors by 9 points, 99-108. Dillon Brooks was the team’s leading scorer with 25 points along with six rebounds, three steals and three triples. Grayson Allen came offf the bench with 20 points and four three-pointers while Bradon Clarke almost had a double-double with 16 points and nine rebounds, Ja Morant only shot 7-of-19 in the field and finished with a double-double as well with 17 points, ten assists, four rebounds and two three-point shots.

Players to watch: J. Morant PG GP 64 GS 64 MIN 30.6 PTS 17.8 OR 0.7 DR 3 REB 3.7 AST 7.1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.2 TO 3.2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.2 PER 17.7

J. Jackson Jr. PF GP 57 GS 57 MIN 28.5 PTS 17.4 OR 1 DR 3.6 REB 4.6 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 1.6 TO 1.7 PF 4.1 AST/TO 0.8 PER 16.39

D. Brooks SG GP 70 GS 70 MIN 28.7 PTS 15.9 OR 0.9 DR 2.4 REB 3.3 AST 2 STL 0.9 BLK 0.4 TO 1.7 PF 3.9 AST/TO 1.2 PER 11.15.

Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies 8/11/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Boston Celtics

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston’s last 7 games.
Boston are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Boston are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games against Memphis.
Celtics are 8-0 SU in their last 8 games against Memphis.
Boston are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Boston’s last 12 games when playing on the road against Memphis.
Boston are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.

Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Memphis’ last 5 games.
Memphis are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Memphis’ last 9 games against Boston.
Their total has gone UNDER in 9 of Memphis’ last 10 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Memphis’ last 12 games when playing at home against Boston.
Memphis are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Memphis are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Grizzlies are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Memphis are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played in August.

Injuries

Boston Celtics

Daniel Theis C Foot is upgraded to probable Tuesday vs Memphis

Memphis Grizzlies

Justise Winslow PF Hip is out for season
Tyus Jones PG Knee is out indefinitely
Jaren Jackson Jr. PF Knee is out for season

Head-to-Head
Boston Celtics Memphis Grizzlies
40-26-4 Against the Spread 35-35-1
34-35-1 Straight Up 32-39-0
114 Points per Game 113
108 Points Allowed per Game 114
46.12 Offensive FG% 46.98
80.02 Offensive FT% 76.39
36.59 Offensive 3PT% 34.84
44.31 Defensive FG% 44.91
76.51 Defensive FT% 78.44
34.1 Defensive 3PT% 36.43

Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks

The Boston Celtics are looking in playoff form with the way they played recently and they have already secured the third-best record in the NBA Eastern Conference playoff race. Resting is the enemy here while the Memphis Grizzlies are still struggling to stay at the eighth and final spot in the west. Still, Top Online Sportsbook sees the Boston Celtics coming out as the winners in this game.

Moneyline: The ML handed to the Celtics for this game is at -175 while the Grizzlies are at +155 if they pull an upset.

ATS: It is 4.5 points across the spread for this game. The Celtics own the -4.5 while the Grizzlies are on the other side at +4.5.

TOTALs: 224.5 is the given total for both teams to reach. Celtics are going under and the Grizzlies are over.

Score Prediction: 115 – 109 Celtics