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The Portland Trail Blazers and the Boston Celtics will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at TD Garden.
Last time out for Portland, they were a 90-89 winner as they battled the Suns at home. The Trail Blazers failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite, while 179 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Celtics were an 89-83 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Bobcats. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (172) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 6-2 SU, 5-3 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Boston
is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Team record: 4-5 SU, 6-3 ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Portland
is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games when playing Portland
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Portland
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Charlotte are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Portland at Toronto, Sunday, November 17
Boston at Minnesota, Saturday, November 16