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Bucks vs. Celtics NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for April 9

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Bucks vs. Celtics NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for April 9

Bucks vs. Celtics Game Info

  • Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • Venue: Fiserv Forum -- Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Coverage: TNT

The Boston Celtics (62-16) are favored by 2.5 points when they visit the Milwaukee Bucks (47-31) in a matchup between the top-ranked teams in the Eastern at Fiserv Forum on Tuesday, April 9, 2024 at 7:30 PM ET on TNT. The matchup has an over/under set at 227 points.

Bucks vs. Celtics Odds & Spread

All NBA betting lines, odds and prop bets are from FanDuel Sportsbook.

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Celtics-2.5-108-112227-108-112-130+110

Bucks vs. Celtics Prediction & Pick

All NBA win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Celtics win (53%)

Bucks vs. Celtics Betting Trends

  • The Celtics are 39-34-5 against the spread this season.
  • The Bucks have 31 wins against the spread in 78 games this season.
  • Games involving the Celtics have hit the over 40 times this season.
  • The Bucks have gone over the point total 50% of the time this year (39 of 78 games with a set point total).
  • Against the spread, Boston has performed better at home, covering 20 times in 38 home games, and 19 times in 40 road games.
  • The Celtics have eclipsed the over/under less consistently at home, hitting the over in 19 of 38 home matchups (50%). In road games, they have hit the over in 21 of 40 games (52.5%).
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, Milwaukee has a better winning percentage at home (.425, 17-23-0 record) than on the road (.368, 14-22-2).
  • In terms of the over/under, Bucks games have finished over 22 of 40 times at home (55%), and 17 of 38 on the road (44.7%).

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum's numbers on the season are 27.0 points, 8.2 boards and 4.9 assists per game, shooting 47.2% from the field and 37.8% from downtown, with an average of 3.1 made 3-pointers (seventh in league).
  • Jaylen Brown averages 23.3 points, 5.5 boards and 3.6 assists.
  • Derrick White is averaging 15.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 5.2 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.0 steal and 1.2 blocked shots.
  • Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 20.2 points, 7.1 boards and 2.0 assists.
  • Jrue Holiday is averaging 12.6 points, 5.4 boards and 4.9 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.7 blocked shots.

Bucks Leaders

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 30.7 points, 11.4 boards and 6.5 assists for the Bucks.
  • The Bucks are receiving 24.6 points, 4.4 boards and 7.0 assists per game from Damian Lillard.
  • Bobby Portis averages 13.6 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.2 assists. He is draining 50.2% of his shots from the floor and 39.5% from 3-point range, with 1.2 triples per contest.
  • Per game, Brook Lopez gives the Bucks 12.5 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists, plus 0.6 steals and 2.4 blocks (second in NBA).
  • Per game, Khris Middleton gets the Bucks 15.1 points, 4.5 rebounds and 5.1 assists, plus 0.9 steals and 0.3 blocks.

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