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The Boston Celtics and the Denver Nuggets will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Pepsi Center.
In their last action, Boston was a 71-69 winner at home against the Bulls. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (140) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Denver, they were a 119-108 loser as they battled the Nets on the road. The Nuggets failed to cover in the match as a 3-point underdog, while 227 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 28-24 SU, 22-27-3 ATS
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing LA Lakers are 6-4
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
Team record: 33-21 SU, 32-22 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Boston
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Brooklyn are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Boston at LA Lakers, Wednesday, February 20
Denver at Washington, Friday, February 22