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Cavaliers vs. Celtics Eastern Semifinals Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for May 13

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Cavaliers vs. Celtics Eastern Semifinals Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for May 13

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game Info

  • Date: Monday, May 13, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • Venue: Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse -- Cleveland, Ohio
  • Coverage: TNT and truTV

The Boston Celtics bring a 2-1 lead into Game 4 of the second round of the NBA Playoffs. The Celtics are favored by 8.5 points in the contest, which will be broadcast on TNT and truTV at 7:00 PM ET. The over/under for the matchup is 207.

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Odds & Spread

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Celtics-8.5-110-110207-110-110-370+295

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Prediction & Pick

All NBA win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Celtics win (54.6%)

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Betting Trends

  • The Celtics have covered the spread in a game 41 times this season (41-36-5).
  • The Cavaliers have played 82 games, with 39 wins against the spread.
  • This season, 43 of the Celtics' games have gone over the point total.
  • The Cavaliers have gone over the point total 48.8% of the time this season (40 of 82 games with a set point total).
  • Against the spread, Boston has played better at home, covering 22 times in 41 home games, and 19 times in 41 road games.
  • When it comes to point totals, the Celtics hit the over more consistently when playing at home, as they've gone over the total 22 times in 41 opportunities this season (53.7%). In away games, they have hit the over 21 times in 41 opportunities (51.2%).
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, Cleveland has a lower winning percentage at home (.463, 19-21-1 record) than on the road (.488, 20-20-1).
  • Cavaliers games have finished above the over/under more frequently at home (23 times out of 41) than on the road (17 of 41) this season.

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum averages 26.9 points, 8.1 rebounds and 4.9 assists, shooting 47.1% from the field and 37.6% from downtown, with 3.1 made treys per game (seventh in league).
  • Jaylen Brown is averaging 23.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.2 steals and 0.5 blocked shots.
  • Derrick White averages 15.2 points, 4.2 rebounds and 5.2 assists, shooting 46.1% from the floor and 39.6% from beyond the arc, with 2.7 made treys per game.
  • Jrue Holiday is averaging 12.5 points, 5.4 boards and 4.8 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.8 blocked shots.
  • Payton Pritchard averages 9.6 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.4 assists, shooting 46.8% from the floor and 38.5% from downtown, with 1.8 made treys per contest.

Cavaliers Leaders

  • Jarrett Allen averages 16.5 points for the Cavaliers, plus 10.5 rebounds and 2.7 assists.
  • Donovan Mitchell's numbers on the season are 26.6 points, 5.1 rebounds and 6.1 assists per contest. He is draining 46.2% of his shots from the floor and 36.8% from 3-point range, with an average of 3.3 triples.
  • Caris LeVert averages 14.0 points, 4.1 rebounds and 5.1 assists. He is draining 42.1% of his shots from the floor and 32.5% from beyond the arc, with 1.6 triples per contest.
  • The Cavaliers are receiving 12.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game from Max Strus.
  • Darius Garland's numbers on the season are 18.0 points, 2.7 rebounds and 6.5 assists per contest. He is making 44.6% of his shots from the floor and 37.1% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.3 triples.

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