The Philadelphia 76ers look to keep their season alive as they face the Celtics in Game 6 at home tonight. All NBA playoff odds can be found by visiting Bovada sportsbook.
Head to head, the Celtics are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Philadelphia, while the home team is 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings. The 76ers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games as a favorite, but just 10-23 ATS in their last 33 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games. The Celtics on the other hand are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games as a road underdog of 0.5-4.5 and 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 road games, but just 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Conference Semifinals games.
The Celtics dominated the second half of Game 5 and took firm control of the series and won going away by a score of 101-85. They now lead 3-2 in the series and look to win tonight and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. The Celtics were sparked by a dominant third quarter in which they outscored the 76ers 28-16. Brandon Bass has a career game with 27 points and 18 of those came in the third. Rajon Rondo had another solid 13 point and 14 assist game to lead the home squad to the victory.
Veteran teams like the Celtics usually play with a sense of urgency when it is time to put a team away. We expect the Celtics to be highly motivated which is why we like a moneyline bet on them tonight at best sportsbooks online.