Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 11/18/2019 Odds Picks and Previews
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Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 11/18/2019 – The Boston Celtics will make their third stop of a scheduled five-game Western Conference road trip on Monday, taking on the up-and-coming Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Celtics, who saw their 10-game winning streak ended in Sacramento, opened as 3.5 points road underdogs to the Suns who are coming off a four-day rest. Online Bookmakers will surely pay extra attention to this game since this can provide them the measuring stick to gauge the caliber of these two teams this season.
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 11/18/2019
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 11/18/2019 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
The Celtics’ red-hot streak ended on a missed runner by Marcus Smart. Boston entered the fourth quarter with a 75-71 advantage but allowed Sacramento to score 29 points in that period. The trio of Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, and Kemba Walker were held below 20 points as the Celtics shot just 41 percent from the field.
Players to Watch: Kemba Walker (24.5 PPG, 5.1 RPG, 4.6 APG), Jaylen Brown (20.4 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 2.5 APG), Jayson Tatum (20.2 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 2.4 APG)
Phoenix Suns Betting
After a surprisingly torrid start to the season, the Phoenix Suns have been shaky in their last four games with a 2-2 split yet no one is really counting out this team now. In Thursday’s 128-112 win over the Atlanta Hawks, Kelly Oubre Jr. exploded for 30 points and Devin Booker contributed 27 points with 7 assists. Phoenix has continued to share the wealth, finishing with 32 assists on 20 turnovers.
Players to Watch: Devin Booker (25.5 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 6.9 APG), Kelly Oubre, Jr. (16.9 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 1.6 APG), Aron Baynes (15.0 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 2.9 APG)
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 11/18/2019 Betting Numbers
Boston are 10-1 SU in their last 11 games.
Phoenix are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games.
Gordon Hayward SF Hand is out indefinitely
Deandre Ayton C Suspension is out 25 games
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns Betting Picks
Every time you have two good teams going head-to-head for the first time, taking NBA betting picks is always challenging. Fortunately, you have Betnow to guide you every step of the way when it comes to NBA betting and online sports gambling. The Celtics dominated the Suns in their last 10 head-to-head games (7-3) but their matchup had become competitive in their last three meetings, and this could spill over to their upcoming game.
Moneyline: The Suns are 1-2 SU in their last three games with the Celtics and 4-1 SU when entering as favorites.
ATS: The Celtics could lose in the desert, yet they have a big chance of taking an ATS victory. Boston is 3-3-1 ATS on the road.
TOTALs: The total for this game will go OVER 227 points. The Celtics and Suns are averaging a combined 230 points per game this season. This is going to be a high-scoring game that could feature explosive production from Devin Booker and Kemba Walker.
Score Prediction: 126-123 Suns