Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/9/2020 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/9/2020 – The Boston Celtics came up with a huge victory in Game 5 to push the defending champions Toronto Raptors to the brink. Game 6 is set to happen this Wednesday, September 9 inside “The Bubble” at the HP Field House located in Kissimmee, Florida. It will be ESPN that will be holding the broadcast rights for this matchup and the live telecast will begin at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time. For those who want to watch through live stream, it will be available for NBA League Pass subscribers and SofaScore. It is seen by Top Online Sportsbook that this will be the end of the defending champions Toronto Raptors reign as the Boston Celtics advance to the next round.
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/9/2020
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/9/2020 Betting Odds
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Toronto Raptors had a bad shooting night doing just 39% from the field to take the defeat in the hands of the Boston Celtics in Game 5 by a wide 32 points. Fred VanVleet has been the best scorer of the team with 18 points, five assists, three steals and a couple of three-pointers. Norman Powell came off the bench and stepped up with 16 points and had four triples. Three other Raptors scored 10 points each and they were Kyle Lowry, Pascal Siakam and Matt Thomas. Game 3 hero OG Anunoby was limited to just seven points and shot 3-of-11 from the field.
Players to watch: F. VanVleet SG GP 9 GS 9 MIN 37.1 PTS 19.4 OR 0.6 DR 3.4 REB 4 AST 7 STL 1.8 BLK 0.3 TO 1.9 PF 2.4 AST/TO 3.7 PER 17.54
P. Siakam PF GP 9 GS 9 MIN 35.8 PTS 18 OR 1.2 DR 5.9 REB 7.1 AST 3.7 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 1.6 PF 2.8 AST/TO 2.4 PER 13.16
K. Lowry PG GP 9 GS 9 MIN 35.4 PTS 16.2 OR 0.8 DR 5.7 REB 6.4 AST 6 STL 1.9 BLK 0.8 TO 2.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 2.3 PER 15.81.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics came out the gates on high speed and won the game b 32 points to take Game 5 and are just a win away from the NBA Eastern Conference Finals with the Miami Heat. Jaylen Brown came up with his best game of the series with 27 points, six rebounds and three steals. Kemba Walker was 8-of-15 from the field to provide the team with 21 points, seven assists, four rebounds and a block. It was a tough night offensively for Jayson Tatum who shot 33% from the field but finished with a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds. Three more Celtics scored in double digits and they were Daniel Theis, Brad Wanamaker and Marcus Smart.
Players to Watch: J. Tatum PF GP 9 GS 9 MIN 38 PTS 24.4 OR 1.6 DR 7.9 REB 9.4 AST 3.4 STL 0.7 BLK 1.1 TO 2.1 PF 1.9 AST/TO 1.6 PER 21.74
K. Walker PG GP 9 GS 9 MIN 35.2 PTS 21.9 OR 0.2 DR 3.7 REB 3.9 AST 5.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.4 TO 1.6 PF 1.8 AST/TO 3.4 PER 23
J. Brown SG GP 9 GS 9 MIN 36.9 PTS 19.9 OR 0.4 DR 6.2 REB 6.7 AST 2 STL 1.2 BLK 0.8 TO 2.4 PF 2.9 AST/TO 0.8 PER 14.89.
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics 9/9/2020 Betting Numbers
Toronto are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Boston are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Serge Ibaka PF Ankle is “?” Wednesday vs Boston
Gordon Hayward SF Ankle is out indefinitely
Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
This is going to be a big battle in Game 6 and expect the defending champions Toronto Raptors to throw everything against the Boston Celtics including the kitchen sink. But with a very convincing Game 6 victory, Sports Betting expect the Toronto Raptors to be the underdogs against the Boston Celtics.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Raptors for this matchup is +170 while favorites Celtics are at -150.
ATS: It is 3 points across the spread between both teams with the Celtics having the -3 while the Raptors are on the other side with +3.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is at 210 points with the Raptors going over and the Celtics the team under.
Score Prediction: 106 – 100 Celtics