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The Boston Celtics and the Portland Trail Blazers will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Rose Garden.
In their last action, Boston was a 113-88 winner on the road against the Suns. They covered the 1-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (201) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Portland lost its last outing, a 111-107 result against the Lakers on February 22. The Trail Blazers covered in that game as a 9-point underdog, while the 218 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Team record: 29-26 SU, 24-28-3 ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Portland
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Portland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Portland
is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Utah are 10-0
After playing Phoenix are 10-0
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 25-30 SU, 23-30-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 7 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Denver are 7-3
After playing LA Lakers are 8-2
After a loss are 3-7
Boston at Utah, Monday, February 25
Portland home to Denver, Wednesday, February 27