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The Boston Celtics jumped out to a 1-0 series lead with a dominant Game 1 performance, but they've since dropped two straight to the Milwaukee Bucks. With the Celtics now trailing 2-1 in the series, Boston is a 1.5-point favorite in Game 4, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
As it's always smart to hear what those in the industry have to say before placing a bet, here are some expert predictions for Monday night's game.
Bucks vs Celtics Game 4 Predictions
Sports Chat Place
The staff at Sports Chat Place is picking the Bucks, plus the 1.5 points. Sports Chat Place argues that the Celtics' defense has been concerning in the past two games, surrendering 123 points in back-to-back contests.
Winners and Whiners
Winners and Whiners is also taking the Bucks with the extra 1.5 points. Winners and Whiners shares similar concerns about Boston's defense, especially with Giannis Antetokounmpo averaging 30.5 points per game over the past two contests.
On the other hand, GameDayFacts is our only expert picking the Celtics to win outright. GameDayFacts cites Boston's impressive record as a home favorite this season – 30-11 straight up – as the reason they're picking the Celtics here.
Two of the experts are taking the Bucks plus the points, but GameDayFacts is the lone expert taking the Celtics to win Game 4.
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