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NBA 2k20 Sim: Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/9/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/9/2020 – This is another fantasy basketball NBA 2k200 simulation match as two classic teams are going up against each other. It is the 2007-08 Boston Celtics battling the 1990-91 Portland Trail Blazers this Saturday, May 9 at Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The 2007-08 Boston Celtics made a big return to their winning ways. They finished this season with a 66-16 record en route to winning the 2008 NBA Championship. On the other side, the 1990-91 Portland Trail Blazers finished at 63-19 to lead the NBA Western Conference and lost to the Los Angeles Lakers in the Western Conference Finals. NBA Betting Covers are picking the stacked 2007-08 Boston Celtics as the favorites to win this match over the 1990-91 Portland Trail Blazers.
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/9/2020
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/9/2020 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
This Boston Celtics squad is arguably the beginning of “Big Three” eras in basketball with Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce joined up and it immediately paid off as they went to win the 2008 NBA Championship. Kevin Garnett is not his same self with the Timberwolves but he is still the team’s best player with 93 overall rating. Paul Pierce is still a solid scorer and defender during these times with a 92 overall while Ray Allen is the best shooter in the league this season with a 88 overall. Rajon Rondo and Kendrick Perkins join the “Big Three” in the starting lineup and each has an 85 and 76 overall respectively. Leon Powe and James Posey each have 76 overall while lockdown defender Tony Allen is at 75.
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
This is a Portland Trail Blazers team that was a series away to meet the Chicago Bulls in the finals. Clyde Drexler is considered as the second-best shooting guard next to Michael Jordan with a 92 overall rating along with an A+ in inside scoring. Leading the supporting cast is Terry Porter at shooting guard with an 81 overall while Jerome Kersey is at 80. Cliff Robinson is the team’s starting power forward and he is at 79 overall while Drazen Petrovic is the best shooter in the league this time at 78 overall. Buck Williams and Walter Davis each has a 77 overall for the Blazers. Kevin Duckworth is the team’s center with a 76 overall. Danny Ainge adds the veteran leadership in this team and he is given a 75 overall by NBA 2k20.
Boston Celtics vs Portland Trail Blazers Betting Picks
The Boston Celtics are top-heavy with their Big Three and Rajon Rondo overwhelming their counterparts. It is easy for Sports Betting to pick the Celtics to win this fantasy matchup as they also have a deeper roster.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Celtics in this match is at -240 while the Trail Blazers are at +175 if they pull an upset.
ATS: 5.5 points across the spread between both teams with the Celtics owning the -5.5 while the Blazers are at +5.5.
TOTALs: 105.5 points for each team is the given total. Celtics will most probably go over while the Blazers are under.
Score Prediction: 111 – 101 Celtics