This is an extremely important game for the Philadelphia 76ers as they need a win in this one to keep within striking distance of the first place Boston Celtics. If you are looking for the current odds on this one take a look at Just Bet sportsbook.
The Boston Celtics have been on a bit of a roll lately after getting off to a pretty rough start to the season. They are on top of the division with a record of 31-24. They currently have a two game lead on the Sixers and a 3 game lead on the Knicks. Boston was victorious in a game last night vs. the Indiana Pacers in Indiana. They defeated Indiana by a score of 86-72. While the offense of the Celtics has struggled a little bit in the last couple weeks their defense has been consistent all season as they are third in the league in defense giving up only 89 pints per game on average.
The Sixers are not in desperation mode yet, but they are pretty close. The last thing they want to do is fall 3 games behind the Celtics and they need to take advantage of the moment today to get within one game of them. The Sixers continued their dreadful play in a home loss to the Magic yesterday by a score of 88-82. The Sixers as well have been paced by great defensive play al season. They are averaging just 88 points per game which is best in the league.
The Celtics are 6-1-1 in the last 8 ATS overall. Their defense has also led to the under coming in for 5 of the last 6 games for Boston. The Celtics are also 7-0-1 in their last 8 ATS at home. On the other end, the Sixers are just 4-10 ATS in their last 14 road games.
The oddsmakers have this spread exactly where we thought it would be. We just like the way the Celtics are playing right now and think that unfortunately the Sixers are in free fall mode. Give us the Celtics and lay the points prior to wagering pick up sportsbook promo codes.