Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 2/7/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 2/7/2021 – These teams are carrying the same record of 12-9 and reside at the different conference is the NBA. The Boston Celtics are set to visit the Phoenix Suns this coming Sunday, February 7 and it will be at the PHX Arena located in Phoenix, Arizona. The game begins at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time and NBA TV hold the broadcast rights. They will be sharing the same feed for NBA League Pass subscribers. The Boston Celtics are seen as the underdogs in this matchup as NBA Betting Covers see the homecourt advantage having a great factor for the slumping Phoenix Suns.
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 2/7/2021
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 2/7/2021 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics have been inconsistent and have been on a see-saw of wins and losses. Their most recent game was very convincing as they prevailed over the mighty Los Angeles Clippers on the road by four points, 119-115. Jayson Tatum led the team with 34 points along with seven rebounds and two assists while dropping five three-pointers. Kemba Walker has come alive providing the team with 24 points as he filled in well for the injured Jaylen Brown. Carsen Edwards came off the bench and surprised everyone with 16 points as Tristan Thompson and Grant Williams each had 11.
Players to watch: J. Tatum SF 16 GP 16 GS 35.6 MIN 27.3 PTS 0.6 OR 6.7 DR 7.3 REB 3.9 AST 1.4 STL 0.6 BLK 2.7 TO 1.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 22.43 PER
J. Brown SG 20 GP 20 GS 33.1 MIN 26.4 PTS 1.1 OR 4.4 DR 5.5 REB 3.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 2.5 TO 2.9 PF 1.4 AST/TO 24.36 PER
K. Walker PG 8 GP 8 GS 26.5 MIN 16.1 PTS 0.4 OR 3 DR 3.4 REB 4.3 AST 1.4 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 1.1 PF 2.6 AST/TO 16.98 PER.
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Phoenix Suns have managed to pull themselves up from the slump as they won four of their last five matches. Their most recent win was against the Detroit Pistons and it was a good bounce back win after losing to the New Orleans Pelicans by 22 points. Devin Booker led the team in scoring with 25 points while DeAndre Ayton tallied a double-double of 13 points and 11 rebounds. Chris Paule only played 25 minutes as the team had production from across the roster. This was a blowout win over the lowly Detroit Pistons who are most probably heading to the lottery.
Players to Watch: D. Booker SG 17 GP 17 GS 34.9 MIN 23.1 PTS 0.2 OR 3.1 DR 3.3 REB 3.6 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 3.9 TO 3.2 PF 0.9 AST/TO 14.93 PER
C. Paul PG 21 GP 21 GS 32.4 MIN 16.4 PTS 0.6 OR 4 DR 4.7 REB 8.5 AST 1.2 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 2.9 PF 3.4 AST/TO 19.22 PER
M. Bridges SF 21 GP 21 GS 33.3 MIN 13.9 PTS 1.4 OR 4 DR 5.4 REB 2.1 AST 0.6 STL 1.1 BLK 0.8 TO 2 PF 2.8 AST/TO 15.55 PER.
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns 2/7/2021 Betting Numbers
Boston are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Phoenix are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Marcus Smart PG Calf is out indefinitely
Jae Crowder SF Foot is downgraded to doubtful Sunday vs Boston
Boston Celtics vs Phoenix Suns Betting Picks
The Phoenix Suns by just looking at their recent games are a no brainer to pick to win over the Boston Celtics. Still, Sports Betting sees this as a very tight matchup and you cannot underestimate a team run by Brad Stevens.
Moneyline: The Celtics have an ML of +136 as the underdogs for this game while the Suns are -167.
ATS: 3.5 points is the space separating between both teams across the spread. The Celtics have the +3.5 while the Suns are -3.5.
TOTALs: It is 219.5 points on the total with the Celtics going over and the Suns are the team seen under.
Score Prediction: 111 – 106, Suns