Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/14/2022 NBA Picks and Previews

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Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1-14-2022 NBA Picks and Previews

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/14/2022 – The Philadelphia 76ers have been learning to live without Ben Simmons and they have been rising in the standings. This team will be battling the Boston Celtics who will visit them this Friday, January 14 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ESPN will be broadcasting the game live on television at exactly 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers have the luxury of watching both teams clash via an online live stream. It is forecasted by NBA game odds that the Boston Celtics are going to end their winning streak after they face the Philadelphia 76ers.

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/14/2022

When: January 14, 2022 7:00 PM ET
Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
TV: ESPN
Stream: NBA League Pass

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/14/2022 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Boston Celtics +3.5 (-110) 214 o (-110) +125
Philadelphia 76ers -3.5 (-110) 214 u (-110) -161
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Boston Celtics Betting

The Boston Celtics are now on a three-game winning streak and that pushed their record to go up to 10th place in the NBA Western Conference standings at 21-all. This team is currently tied with the New York Knicks but their recent victory over them makes them win the tiebreaker. Aside from the Knicks, the Celtics picked up back-to-back wins over the Indiana Pacers and their most recent game with them was a blowout on the road, 119-100. Jaylen Brown is the team’s highest scorer with 34 points while Jaylen Brown is not far away with 34. Dennis Schoeder started at point guard and had 23 points.

Players to watch: J. Tatum SF 38 GP 38 GS 36.8 MIN 25.7 PTS 1.1 OR 7.3 DR 8.4 REB 3.7 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 2.9 TO 2.4 PF 1.3 AST/TO 19.76 PER

J. Brown SG 28 GP 28 GS 34.8 MIN 24.5 PTS 0.9 OR 5.7 DR 6.6 REB 3 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 3.1 TO 2.7 PF 1 AST/TO 19.43 PER

D. Schroder PG 35 GP 20 GS 31.6 MIN 16.1 PTS 0.5 OR 2.8 DR 3.3 REB 4.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 2.3 TO 2.5 PF 2 AST/TO 14.42 PER.

Philadelphia 76ers Betting

After a seven-game winning streak, the Philadelphia 76ers tasted a loss at the hands of the Charlotte Hornets with the final score settling at 98-109. They are still the 5th best team in the NBA Eastern Conference but the Cleveland Cavaliers are creeping behind them. Against the Hornets, Joel Embiid led the team with 32 points, six rebounds and three assists. He got help from Tobias Harris with 17 points, eight rebounds and five assists while Furkan Kormaz came off the bench helping with 14 markers. Rounding up the double-digit scores were Seth Curry and Tyrese Maxey, providing 10 points each.

Players to Watch: J. Embiid C 29 GP 29 GS 32.9 MIN 27.1 PTS 1.9 OR 8.6 DR 10.5 REB 4.3 AST 1.1 STL 1.4 BLK 3 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 29.80 PER

T. Harris PF 31 GP 31 GS 34.7 MIN 18.4 PTS 1.2 OR 6.4 DR 7.5 REB 3.9 AST 0.5 STL 0.6 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.67 PER

T. Maxey PG 33 GP 32 GS 34.7 MIN 16.6 PTS 0.4 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 4.4 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 1.2 TO 2.2 PF 3.7 AST/TO 16.20 PER.

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers 1/14/2022 Betting Numbers

Trends

Boston Celtics

Boston are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Celtics are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
Boston are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games against Philadelphia.
Boston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Philadelphia.
Celtics are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Boston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.
Boston are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Celtics are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston’s last 9 games played in January.

Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games.
Philadelphia are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Philadelphia’s last 11 games against Boston.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia’s last 8 games at home.
Philadelphia are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Boston.
Philadelphia are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
76ers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Philadelphia’s last 16 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Philadelphia are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games played in January.

Injuries

Boston Celtics

Marcus Smart PG Thigh is “?” Friday vs Philadelphia

Philadelphia 76ers

Danny Green SG Hip is OUT Friday vs Boston
Ben Simmons PG Suspension is out indefinitely
Shake Milton PG Back is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Boston
Tyrese Maxey SG Quarantine is upgraded to probable Friday vs Boston
Jaden Springer SG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Boston

Head-to-Head
Boston Celtics Philadelphia 76ers
21-20-1 Against the Spread 19-20-1
18-23-1 Straight Up 15-23-2
108 Points per Game 107
106 Points Allowed per Game 106
44.47 Offensive FG% 46.12
81.61 Offensive FT% 81.16
33.86 Offensive 3PT% 35.4
43.92 Defensive FG% 44.95
78.56 Defensive FT% 77.17
34.34 Defensive 3PT% 34.38

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks

The Boston Celtics have been doing pretty well for the past few games but the buck stops here when they face the surging Philadelphia 76ers. This should be a victory for the Sixers and expect both teams to cover the spread with the game being tight as well as being compared to the best online sportsbook.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Celtics is they win this game on the road is at +125 while the Sixers at home is at -161.

ATS: 3.5 points is what separates both teams across the spread with the Sixers getting the -3.5 while the Celtics are +3.5.

TOTALs: The total for both teams to dance on is at 214 points with the Celtics going over and the Sixers are under.

Score Prediction: 109 – 106, Sixers