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We've got a clash between two of the best teams in the NBA's Eastern Conference on our hands Tuesday night as the Boston Celtics go on the road to take on the Philadelphia 76ers.  


The 76ers are currently 6.5-point home favorites over Boston, via FanDuel Sportsbook, but don't miss out on what other experts have to say before you make your own picks. Here are some expert picks for the Celtics-76ers matchup. 

Celtics vs 76ers Predictions

Sports Chat Place 

While the folks over at Sports Chat Place didn't provide individual score predictions for each team, they are siding with the 76ers covering as many as six points as home favorites.

ESPN Basketball Power Index Matchup Predictor

ESPN's BPI calculator implies this NBA Eastern Conference matchup is going to be much closer than six or seven points in either team's favor, giving the 76ers a slight edge with a 50.2 percent shot at winning outright. 

Overall, both highlighted expert predictions are airing on the side of the 76ers for Tuesday night's battle against the Celtics. 

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