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New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics

The New York Knicks and the Boston Celtics will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at TD Garden.

Boston was a 92-86 winner in its last match on the road against the Knicks. They covered the 9.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 178 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

New York:
Team record: 54-28 SU, 46-35-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
is 19-4 SU in its last 23 games
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Boston

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Boston:
Team record: 41-40 SU, 37-41-3 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games when playing New York
is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against New York
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against New York

When playing on Friday are 9-1
Before playing are 4-6
After playing are 6-4
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
New York home to Boston, Sunday, May 5
Boston at New York, Sunday, May 5