Betstars Sportsbook

New Customer Offer

94/100

Great variety of special bets

Fast & free of charge payouts

Great odds at major leagues

18+. The minimum stake to qualify is £20. This offer only applies to bets placed on selections with accumulated odds of 2.0 (evens) or greater. Neteller/Skrill (Moneybookers) excluded. T&C's apply. Please gamble responsibly. Begambleaware.org

Philadelphia 76ers at Boston Celtics odds, picks and best bets - WSTale.com

1st February, 20:52

The Philadelphia 76ers (31-18) visit Beantown Saturday to play the Boston Celtics (32-15) at 8:30 p.m. ET at TD Garden. We analyze the 76ers-Celtics odds and lines, with NBA betting advice and tips around the matchup.

Place a legal sports bet on this NBA action or other games at BetMGM.

NBA odds courtesy of BetMGM; access USA TODAY Sports for a full set of today's betting odds. Odds last updated at 3:15 p.m. ET.

76ers 107, Celtics 104

Philadelphia (-110) has won and covered all three games against Boston (-110) so far this season, including a 109-98 victory keyed by a 32-18 fourth quarter by the 76ers. They have really struggled away from home this season, going 1-10 as an away underdog, but their one win was Dec. 12 against the Celtics.

The 76ers are slightly better than the Celtics in games bookmakers project will be close. Philadelphia is 4-3-1 when getting 1-2.5 points and Boston is 2-3 when laying between those numbers. Finally, the 76ers play a tad better against division rivals than the Celtics. Philadelphia is 9-3 and Boston has a 6-5 record against Atlantic Division teams.

BET 76ERS (-110).

No reason to fret about 1.5 points either way, in my opinion. Just stick with the 76ers' moneyline bet and PASS on the spread.

Both teams are elite defensively and play at a moderate tempo. Philadelphia is ranked third in defensive rating and 18th in Pace, while Boston is ranked fourth in defensive rating and 17th in Pace.

The Under is 5-0 in the Celtics' last five games and 7-0 in the 76ers' last seven games as an underdog. The absence of Walker puts the Celtics without their leading scorer. The way I see the game playing is Philadelphia keeping the pace slow and pounding the interior with its size advantage. Embiid and Horford can use their size to keep Celtics players out of the paint and run any 3-point shooters off the line.

TAKE UNDER 213.5 (-115).

Want some action on this game? Place a bet at BetMGM now. For more sports betting tips and advice, visit SportsbookWire.com.

Follow @Geoffery_Clark and @SportsbookWire on Twitter .

Gannett may earn revenue from audience referrals to betting services. Newsrooms are independent of this relationship and there is no influence on news coverage.

MORE:

How to Watch USMNT vs. Costa Rica, International Friendly Live Stream, Schedule, TV Channel, Start Time

Watch ESPN's beautiful tribute video for Kobe and Gianna Bryant

Tua Tagovailoa tells a hilarious story about Nick Saban being annoyed after winning a national title

The 49ers deserve their own likely-fake-yet-heartwarming story about their QB

Source