Boston earned a 95-90 victory over Sacramento on Tuesday, getting 22 points from Ray Allen at ARCO Arena.
Bettors who backed the Celtics were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 191.5.
Boston got 17 points from Rajon Rondo and another 15 points from Paul Pierce. Rajon Rondo contributed 10 assists, while Kendrick Perkins cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Kings got a 20-point performance from Tyreke Evans, who was supported by 20 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Beno Udrih had 6 assists in a losing cause for Sacramento, while Omri Casspi grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 54-45 at the break.
Boston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-36.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mavericks. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Antonio.