Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/5/2020 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/5/2020 – The Toronto Raptors came up with a miracle shot that bailed them out from a 0-3 hole but still trails the Boston Celtics 2-1 heading to Game 4. The next match is scheduled to happen on Saturday, September 5 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time inside “The Bubble” at the HP Field House located in Kissimmee, Florida. This game will be broadcasted in TNT and the same telecast will be fed to the online live stream partners in NBA League Pass and SofaScore. Heading to this matchup, it is seen by NBA Game Odds that the Toronto Raptors carry the slight advantage over the Boston Celtics and they will be evening up the series.
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/5/2020
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/5/2020 Betting Odds
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Toronto Raptors escaped a deep 0-3 hole thanks to OG Anunoby’s buzzer-beater three-pointer with 0.5 seconds left in the clock. The Game 3 hero finished with a double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds while also doing three steals, two blocks and three triples. Kyle Lowry led the team in scoring and he stuffed the stat sheet with 31 points, eight assists, six rebounds, two steals and two threes. Fred VanVleet followed through with 25 points while Pascal Siakam had 16 points, seven rebounds, a steal and a block. Marc Gasol chipped it with 10 points and six boards as well.
Players to Watch: F. VanVleet SG GP 6 GS 6 MIN 35.7 PTS 19.2 OR 0.3 DR 3.8 REB 4.2 AST 7.7 STL 2 BLK 0.5 TO 1.5 PF 2 AST/TO 5.1 PER 20.04
P. Siakam PF GP 6 GS 6 MIN 35 PTS 18.8 OR 1.3 DR 5.7 REB 7 AST 4.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0.3 TO 1.7 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2.7 PER 14.57
S. Ibaka C GP 6 GS 0 MIN 24.5 PTS 18.2 OR 2.2 DR 7.7 REB 9.8 AST 1.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1 TO 1 PF 2.7 AST/TO 1.8 PER 28.92.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics could have been sitting on a 3-0 lead if not for the heart-breaking buzzer-beater shot. Kemba Walker could have been the hero as he dished out to an open Daniel Thies for the dunk with 0.5 seconds left on the clock. Walker finished with 29 points, three rebounds, three assists, three steals and four three-pointers. Jaylen Brown had a double-double of 19 points, 12 rebounds and four blocks while Jayson Tatum did 15 points in a 5-of-18 shooting while providing nine rebounds and six assists. Marcus Smart chipped in with 11 points, five rebounds, four assists and two steals. Daniel Theis could have had the share of the heroics and he did 9 points and seven boards.
Players to watch: J. Tatum PF GP 6 GS 6 MIN 37.3 PTS 27.2 OR 1.3 DR 8 REB 9.3 AST 3 STL 0.7 BLK 1.5 TO 1.8 PF 1.7 AST/TO 1.6 PER 26.02
K. Walker PG GP 6 GS 6 MIN 33.5 PTS 22 OR 0.3 DR 4 REB 4.3 AST 4.8 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.3 PF 1.7 AST/TO 3.6 PER 23.32
J. Brown SG GP 6 GS 6 MIN 36.2 PTS 19.8 OR 0.7 DR 5.3 REB 6 AST 2.7 STL 1.2 BLK 0.5 TO 2.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 1 PER 15.06.
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/5/2020 Betting Numbers
Toronto are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Boston are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Patrick McCaw SG Knee is out indefinitely
Gordon Hayward SF Ankle is out indefinitely
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
The Toronto Raptors felt a jolt of excitement after OG Anunoby’s buzzer-beater shot and that momentum is expected to be carried to Game 4. This is why Top Online Sportsbook has the Raptors prevailing over the Boston Celtics in their next game and equalizing the field at 2-2. Though, we should see more of Pascal Siakam getting his regular-season numbers in the playoffs.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Raptors for this game as the favored team is at -122 while the Celtics are at +102.
ATS: It is just 1.5 points between both teams for Game 4 with the Raptors taking the -1.5 and the Celtics are at +1.5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is 213 points with the Celtics going under and the Raptors are over.
Score Prediction: 108 – 105 Raptors