OddsShark Staff - The Boston Celtics are underdogs on the NBA lines at the sportsbooks for Monday night as they open up the Eastern Conference Finals on the road against the Miami Heat.
The Celtics won Game 7 against the Sixers on Saturday to advance to face LeBron James and company - who dispatched the Pacers in six games in the second round. Boston is 4-0 ATS in its past four games against Miami, since losing in five games to the Heat in last year's playoffs.
Miami will face the 39-27 Celtics, who own a 34-31-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Heat are 25-39-2 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Celtics are 29-37 favoring the OVER.