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Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9/25/2020 Picks Previews and Prediction

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Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9-25-2020 Picks Previews and Prediction

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9/25/2020 – The Miami Heat are just one win away to make it to the 2020 NBA Finals and they will be facing the Boston Celtics for Game 5 this Friday, September 25. It will be held inside “The Bubble” at the AdventHealth Arena in Wesley Chapel, Florida. It will be ESPN that has the broadcast rights for this game and they will start airing the game by 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Live streaming of the game is also available for NBA League Pass subscribers or through SofaScore. In Game 5, the Boston Celtics are seen by NBA Betting as the favorites to win and will extend the series against the Miami Heat.

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9/25/2020

When: September 25, 2020 8:30 PM ET
Where: AdventHealth Arena, Wesley Chapel, Florida
TV: ESPN
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9/25/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Miami Heat +3.5 (-110) 213 o (-110) +143

Boston Celtics
-3.5 (-110) 213 u (-110) -163
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Miami Heat Betting

The Miami Heat did their jobs well and adjusted to every attack of the Boston Celtics by three points, 112-109. This was the best game of Tyler Herro’s young career as he came off the bench with 37 points with 14-of-21 shooting from the field and 50% from the three-point line. He also had six rebounds, three assist and perfect from the free-throw line. Jimmy Butler almost had a double-double with 24 points and nine rebounds while Bam Adebayo was a force in the paint with 20 points, 12 rebounds, four assists and two steals. Groan Dragic had a better game compared to the last with 22 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals.

Players to watch: G. Dragic PG GP 13 GS 13 MIN 34.8 PTS 21.3 OR 0.9 DR 3.4 REB 4.3 AST 4.5 STL 1 BLK 0.2 TO 2.3 PF 3 AST/TO 2 PER 17.52

J. Butler SF GP 13 GS 13 MIN 36.4 PTS 20.8 OR 2.2 DR 3.6 REB 5.8 AST 4 STL 2 BLK 0.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.8 AST/TO 1.4 PER 21.84

B. Adebayo PF GP 13 GS 13 MIN 36.5 PTS 17.8 OR 3 DR 8.5 REB 11.5 AST 4.7 STL 1.2 BLK 0.9 TO 2.7 PF 3 AST/TO 1.7 PER 22.24.

Boston Celtics Betting

The Boston Celtics are now on the brink of elimination after falling to the Miami Heat once again. Jayson Tatum with 28 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three blocks while Jaylen Brown chipped in with 21 points, nine rebounds, two assists, a steal and a block. Both players each sank four three-pointers. Kemba Walker also reached the 20 point mark along with five assists and four rebounds while Gordon Hayward came off the bench with 14 points, seven rebounds and three assists. Marcus Smart had a terrible shooting night doing only 25% of his 12 shots but had 11 rebounds as well.

Players to Watch: J. Tatum PF GP 15 GS 15 MIN 40.2 PTS 25.5 OR 1.3 DR 8.9 REB 10.2 AST 4.5 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 2.9 PF 2.5 AST/TO 1.5 PER 21.2

J. Brown SG GP 15 GS 15 MIN 39.5 PTS 21.1 OR 1.3 DR 6.1 REB 7.4 AST 2.2 STL 1.5 BLK 0.6 TO 2.3 PF 3.1 AST/TO 0.9 PER 16.54

K. Walker PG GP 15 GS 15 MIN 37.6 PTS 19.9 OR 0.4 DR 3.9 REB 4.3 AST 4.9 STL 0.9 BLK 0.5 TO 2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 2.5 PER 17.2.

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics 9/25/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Miami Heat

Miami are 11-2 ATS in their last 13 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 6 games.
Miami are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games.
Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Boston.
Heat are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Boston.
Miami are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.
Miami are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Boston.
Heat are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games this season.
Miami are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Miami’s last 15 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.

Boston Celtics

Boston are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Boston’s last 17 games.
Boston are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Celtics are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games at home.
Boston are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games when playing at home against Miami.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston’s last 13 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Boston are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Boston are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games played in September.

Injuries

Miami Heat

Bam Adebayo C Wrist is probable Friday vs Boston
Chris Silva SG Hip is out indefinitely

Boston Celtics

Romeo Langford SG Wrist is out for season

Head-to-Head
Miami Heat Boston Celtics
47-37-2 Against the Spread 50-33-4
49-35-2 Straight Up 39-47-1
112 Points per Game 108
106 Points Allowed per Game 103
46.51 Offensive FG% 45.99
78.9 Offensive FT% 80.3
37.62 Offensive 3PT% 36.04
44.85 Defensive FG% 43.61
78.21 Defensive FT% 77.25
34.75 Defensive 3PT% 33.45

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks

The Boston Celtics have been tested well in their past series and expect Brad Stevens to come up with some adjustments. They are seen by Top Online Sportsbook as the team that will take the match and forces a Game 6 against the Miami Heat. Lighting may not strike twice for rookie Tyler Herro.

Moneyline: The Celtics are handed an ML of -163 as the favorites while the Heat are +143 as the underdogs.

ATS: It is 3.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Heat at +3.5 while the Celtics are given the -3.5.

TOTALs: The given total for Game 5 is at 213 points with the Heat going over and the Celtics the team under.

Score Prediction: 109 – 105 Celtics