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|Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics|
The Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at TD Garden. Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 123-93 result against the Bobcats on April 2. The 76ers failed to cover in that game as an 8.5-point underdog, while the 216 combined points took the game OVER the total. Last time out for Boston, they were a 118-92 loser as they battled the Wizards on the road. The Celtics failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point underdog, while 210 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Philadelphia:
Team record: 16-59 SU, 30-45 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Team record: 23-52 SU, 36-37-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Philadelphia home to Brooklyn, Saturday, April 5
Boston at Detroit, Saturday, April 5