Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat 9/27/2020 Odds Previews and Prediction
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Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat 9/27/2020 – The Boston Celtics pushed back and avoided elimination in Game 5 and they would need to do it again in Game 6. This sixth matchup of this best-of-seven series against the Miami Heat is scheduled to happen on Sunday, September 27. It will still be held inside “The Bubble” which is located at the AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be ESPN that will put the game on television and live telecasts begins at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The same feed will be shown through live stream providers at NBA League Pass and SofaScore. NBA Betting sees a Game 7 happening between the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers will have more time to rest.
Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat 9/27/2020
Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat 9/27/2020 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics came in well-prepared as they held the Miami Heat by a wide 13 points to take Game 5, 121-108. Jayson Tatum continues to shine for this team providing 31 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and three triples. Jaylen Brown came up with a huge night as well doing 28 points, eight rebounds and two assists while Kemba Walker provided 15 points and seven assists. Daniel Theis controlled the paint with 15 points, 13 rebounds and three blocks and coming off the bench was Gordon Hayward with 10 points. Marcus Smart also stuffed the stat sheet doing 12 points, eight rebounds, eight assist and four steals.
Players to Watch: J. Tatum PF GP 16 GS 16 MIN 40.4 PTS 25.8 OR 1.3 DR 8.9 REB 10.2 AST 4.6 STL 0.9 BLK 1.2 TO 2.9 PF 2.5 AST/TO 1.6 PER 21.17
J. Brown SG GP 16 GS 16 MIN 39.5 PTS 21.5 OR 1.4 DR 6.1 REB 7.4 AST 2.2 STL 1.4 BLK 0.6 TO 2.4 PF 3 AST/TO 0.9 PER 16.6
K. Walker PG GP 16 GS 16 MIN 37.1 PTS 19.6 OR 0.4 DR 3.8 REB 4.2 AST 5.1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.4 TO 1.9 PF 2.4 AST/TO 2.6 PER 17.14.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat were just outclassed in Game 5 but they have two more chances to eliminate the Boston Celtics but also want to finish the series as early as possible to score their date with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2020 NBA Finals. Goran Dragic led the team with 23 points while Duncan Robinson also provided the added scoring punch with 20 points. Jimmy Butler finished with 17 points, eight rebounds and eight assists while Bam Adebayo also had similar numbers with 13 points, eight boards and eight dimes. Tyler Herro was not able to replicate his career night only to have 14 points in Game 5.
Players to watch: G. Dragic PG GP 14 GS 14 MIN 34.9 PTS 21.4 OR 0.9 DR 3.4 REB 4.3 AST 4.5 STL 0.9 BLK 0.1 TO 2.4 PF 3.2 AST/TO 1.9 PER 16.97
J. Butler SF GP 14 GS 14 MIN 36.4 PTS 20.6 OR 2.2 DR 3.8 REB 6 AST 4.3 STL 1.9 BLK 0.6 TO 2.9 PF 1.9 AST/TO 1.5 PER 21.6
B. Adebayo PF GP 14 GS 14 MIN 36.6 PTS 17.5 OR 2.9 DR 8.4 REB 11.2 AST 4.9 STL 1.2 BLK 0.9 TO 2.6 PF 3.1 AST/TO 1.9 PER 21.55.
Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat 9/27/2020 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games.
Miami are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 games.
Romeo Langford SG Wrist is out for season
Chris Silva SG Hip is out indefinitely
Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
The Boston Celtics have the Miami Heat’s number since Gordon Hayward came back. Miami needed a 37-point night from Tyler Herro to bail them out in Game 4 but it is unlikely he will put up the same numbers in this series. Top Online Sportsbook has the Celtics as the safer bet but putting your hopes to the Heat is also a very interesting risk.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Heat for this game is at -160 while the favorites Celtics are at +140.
ATS: The given spread between both teams is at 3.5 points. The Celtics own the -3.5 while the Heat are on the other end with +3.5.
TOTALs: The total for Game 6 is at 214.5 points with the the Celtics are going over and the Heat are the team under.
Score Prediction: 108 – 104 Celtics