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Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics

The division rival Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at TD Garden.

Last time out for Brooklyn, they were a 103-94 winner as they battled the Grizzlies at home. The Nets covered in the match as a 1-point favorite, while 197 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Celtics were a 108-88 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Warriors. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (196) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Brooklyn:
Team record: 30-29 SU, 31-28 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 13 games when playing Boston

When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Sacramento are 4-6
After playing Memphis are 1-9
After a win are 5-5

Boston:
Team record: 20-41 SU, 29-31-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 15 games at home
is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing Brooklyn
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Brooklyn

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Golden State are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

Next up:
Brooklyn home to Sacramento, Sunday, March 9
Boston home to Detroit, Sunday, March 9