48-24
22-14 Away
September 7
Final
111:89
1 2 3 4 T
BOS 25 37 25 24 111
TOR 11 24 28 26 89
53-19
26-10 Home
67%
Who Will Win?
33%
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NBA Betting Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics

Favorite: Boston Celtics (48-24)

Underdog: Toronto Raptors (53-19)

Arena:

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

When does the game start?

Monday at 6:30 PM ET

Broadcast:

TNT

Pascal Siakam and the Toronto Raptors will cross paths with Jayson Tatum and the Boston Celtics on Monday.

Betting Odds

Line: Toronto -1

Moneyline: -113

Over/Under: 212

Movement Analysis: The total stands at its initial figure, displaying no notable movement. Boston has a record of 29-22 against the spread when playing as the favorite, while Toronto is 13-9 against the spread as underdogs this year.
Raptors vs Celtics: Against the Spread, Over/Under, and Straight Up Bet Types
Team ATS O/U SU
Boston Celtics 46-27 32-42 54-26
Toronto Raptors 44-33 38-40 59-21

Celtics Preview

Impact Players

Tatum leads the attack, responsible for 20.9% of the Celtics total offense, while taking an average of 18.6 shot attempts. Kanter is a force in the low block, he averages 2.8 offensive boards a game and grabs 16.1% of his team's rebounds. The Celtics offense is conducted by Smart, who is responsible for 21.6% of all assists, while turning the ball over 1.7 times a game.

Insights

Boston can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 23-21 when they fail to reach their 113 scoring average. Toronto allows 106.3 per game. The Celtics are 22-21 when they shoot below their 46% season average from the field. The Raptors allow opponents to shoot 43%. While ball security is typically vital, it's hardly a death knell to Boston, who has a record of 22-19 when they turn the ball over more than their 13.1 season average. Toronto causes 15.9 turnovers a game.

Trends

Raptors Preview

Impact Players

Siakam powers the attack, accounting for 20.3% of the Raptors total offense, while taking an average of 18.4 shots per game. Ibaka is a supplier of second chances, he averages 2.1 offensive rebounds a game and grabs 18.1% of his team's rebounds. The Raptors offense is run by Siakam, who accounts for 13.8% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.5 times a game.

Insights

Toronto can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 20-19 when they fail to reach their 112.8 scoring average. Boston allows 106.6 per game. The Raptors are 21-17 when they shoot below their 37% season average from three. The Celtics allow opponents to shoot 33%. While ball security is typically vital, it's hardly a death knell to Toronto who have a record of 29-12 when they turn the ball over more than their 13.8 season average, Boston forces 14.3 turnovers a contest.

Trends

Prediction

Toronto : 110

Boston : 109

Previous Betting Results (Regular Season)

Celtics vs Raptors previous results: straight up, ATS, Over/Under
Date Home Home Score Away Away Score Spread Cover Over/Under Result
08-07-2020 Raptors 100 Celtics 122 -1.5 N 221.5 O
12-28-2019 Celtics 97 Raptors 113 -7 N 216 U
12-25-2019 Raptors 102 Celtics 118 +4 N 213 O
10-25-2019 Celtics 112 Raptors 106 -2.5 Y 213 O
02-26-2019 Raptors 118 Celtics 95 -4.5 Y 227 U
01-16-2019 Celtics 117 Raptors 108 -3.5 Y 224 O
10-19-2018 Raptors 113 Celtics 101 -3.5 Y 209.5 O
Team Records
  BOS TOR  
58-30
All
60-23
29-15
Home
28-14
29-15
Away
32-9
48-20
as Fav
49-11
10-10
as Dog
11-12
50-34
ATS
46-36
22-20
ATS Home
23-19
28-14
ATS Away
23-17
43-44
O/U
41-42
22-22
O/U Home
20-22
21-22
O/U Away
21-20
Leaders
Points
Tatum Photo
Boston Celtics
1547
Siakam Photo
Toronto Raptors
1371
Rebounds
Tatum Photo
Boston Celtics
460
Ibaka Photo
Toronto Raptors
452
Assists
Tatum Photo
Boston Celtics
200
Siakam Photo
Toronto Raptors
207
Last 5 Games
Celtics
Date Opp Result
09/25 vs
Heat logo
MIA
W 108-121
09/23 @
Heat logo
MIA
L 109-112
09/19 @
Heat logo
MIA
W 117-106
09/17 vs
Heat logo
MIA
L 106-101
09/15 vs
Heat logo
MIA
L 117-114
Raptors
Date Opp Result
09/11 vs
Celtics logo
BOS
L 92-87
09/09 @
Celtics logo
BOS
W 125-122
09/07 vs
Celtics logo
BOS
L 111-89
09/05 @
Celtics logo
BOS
W 100-93
09/03 @
Celtics logo
BOS
W 104-103