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Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4/17/2021 NBA Spread and Picks

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Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4-17-2021 NBA Spread and Picks

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4/17/2021 – The Golden State Warriors are fighting to get back to the 8th best record in the NBA Western Conference standings. They will have a chance to get closer to that goal if they prevail over the Boston Celtics on the road this Saturday, April 17. The game begins at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time while ABC holds the exclusive broadcast rights. NBA League Pass will also have the same feed available for their online live stream subscribers. The Boston Celtics are also surging in the standings and the home-court advantage has them carrying the edge in NBA betting lines over the Golden State Warriors.

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4/17/2021

When: April 17, 2021 8:30 PM ET
Where: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts
TV: ABC
Stream: NBA League Pass

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4/17/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Golden State Warriors +3.5 (-110) 229 o (-110) +135
Boston Celtics -3.5 (-110) 229 u (-110) -162
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Golden State Warriors Betting

The Golden State Warriors are now on a four-game winning streak and that pushed them to the 9th best record in the NBA Western Conference standings. This team is trailing the Memphis Grizzlies by just a game with their record now at 28-all. The Cleveland Cavaliers were their most recent opponents and won against them by a wide margin of 18 points, 119-101. Steph Curry has been fantastic for the Warriors lately and in this match, he had 33 points, five assists, four rebounds and four three-pointers. Andrew Wiggins gave him some help with 23 points while Juan Toscano-Anderson had 20 off the bench.

Players to watch: S. Curry PG 48 GP 48 GS 33.9 MIN 30.7 PTS 0.5 OR 5 DR 5.5 REB 5.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 3.2 TO 1.8 PF 1.9 AST/TO 26.84 PER

A. Wiggins SF 56 GP 56 GS 32.6 MIN 18.1 PTS 1 OR 3.8 DR 4.8 REB 2.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1.8 TO 2.2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 14.93 PER

K. Oubre Jr. SG 50 GP 50 GS 30.8 MIN 15.3 PTS 1.4 OR 4.6 DR 6 REB 1.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.8 BLK 1.2 TO 2.3 PF 1.1 AST/TO 13.4 PER.

Boston Celtics Betting

The Boston Celtics have found their winning grove once again and they are on a five-game winning streak heading to their next game against the Golden State Warriors. Their record is now at 30-26 and that gives them the 4th best record in the NBA Eastern Conference and shares the spot with the Atlanta Hawks. This team went up an old rival and prevailed by eight points against the Los Angeles Lakers, 121-113. Jaylen Brown tallied 40 points along with nine rebounds, three assists and three triples while Marcus Smart and Payton Pritchard each had 15 points.

Players to Watch: J. Tatum SF 50 GP 50 GS 35.5 MIN 25.6 PTS 0.7 OR 6.4 DR 7.1 REB 4.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.5 TO 1.8 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.96 PER

J. Brown SG 52 GP 52 GS 34.1 MIN 24.6 PTS 1.2 OR 4.6 DR 5.8 REB 3.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 2.7 TO 2.9 PF 1.3 AST/TO 20.58 PER

K. Walker PG 36 GP 36 GS 31.2 MIN 17.6 PTS 0.3 OR 3.5 DR 3.8 REB 5.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.4 PF 2.5 AST/TO 16.2 PER.

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics 4/17/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Golden State Warriors

Golden State are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Warriors are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Golden State are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games against Boston.
Golden State are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Boston.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Golden State’s last 16 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Golden State’s last 8 games when playing on the road against Boston.
Golden State are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Warriors are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Golden State are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.

Boston Celtics

Boston are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston’s last 11 games.
Boston are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Boston’s last 10 games against Golden State.
Their total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston’s last 10 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston’s last 8 games when playing at home against Golden State.
Boston are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games this season.
Boston are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Celtics are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
Boston are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games played in April.

Injuries

Golden State Warriors

Klay Thompson SG Achilles is out for season
Kelly Oubre Jr. SF Wrist is “?” Saturday vs Boston
Eric Paschall PF Hip is out indefinitely
James Wiseman C Knee is out for season

Boston Celtics

Evan Fournier SG Quarantine is out indefinitely
Jabari Parker PF Acquired is “?” Saturday vs Golden State
Robert Williams PF Knee is OUT Saturday vs Golden State

Head-to-Head
Golden State Warriors Boston Celtics
27-29-0 Against the Spread 27-28-1
23-33-0 Straight Up 28-28-0
113 Points per Game 113
114 Points Allowed per Game 111
46.53 Offensive FG% 47.03
77.99 Offensive FT% 77.07
37.12 Offensive 3PT% 37.59
45.64 Defensive FG% 46.28
77.78 Defensive FT% 77.59
36.58 Defensive 3PT% 37.05

Golden State Warriors vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks

One streak will end this night and according to the best sportsbook, the Golden State Warriors will be that team. The Boston Celtics are very healthy right now and found their playoff rhythm already even with Evan Fournier still serving quarantine time.

Moneyline: The Warriors are given an ML of +135 points if they prevail on the road while the Celtics are at -162.

ATS: It is a wide 3.5 points between both teams with the Warriors getting the +3.5 while the Celtics sit on the -3.5.

TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is set at 229 points with the Warriors going over and the Celtics are under.

Score Prediction: 119 – 115, Celtics