The Boston Celtics play the Miami Heat at home at TD Garden on Sunday, January 10, and if you’re looking to do some last-minute betting research, you’re in luck! We’ll give you the latest point spread, moneyline odds and over-under number, as well as the information you’ll need to make the smartest bet on BetMGM.
The game tips off at 7 p.m. ET, and can be seen on NBC Boston Sports and NBA TV in a contest that will see a significantly depleted Celtics face the Heat with at least six players out. And it could be as many as nine players if the full slate of potential players end up in the league’s health and safety protocols after a pair of positive tests for COVID-19 strike Boston.
The lines, courtesy of BetMGM
Point spread: + 7.5
Money line: 1.34/ 3.30
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Advice and prediction
The writing is on the wall with this contest, with the Action Network reporting 96% of the money bet on this contest favoring the Heat to win. Such a lopsided balance reflects the many key players sitting or a risk to sit in a game with built-in revenge factors for Miami given they lost the last contest at home.
Prediction: Miami Heat 133, Boston Celtics 112
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