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The Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at AmericanAirlines Arena.
In their last action, Boston was a 91-89 winner on the road against the Magic. They covered the 5.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (180) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 102-97 winner as they battled the Clippers at home. The Heat failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point favorite, while 199 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Team record: 2-4 SU, 4-2 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Orlando are 7-3
After playing Orlando are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Team record: 4-2 SU, 2-4 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Boston
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 9-1
After playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Boston home to Orlando, Monday, November 11
Miami home to Milwaukee, Tuesday, November 12