Boston Celtics vs. Golden State Warriors - 1/30/20 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Golden State Warriors (10-38) at Boston Celtics (31-15)
NBA Basketball: Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 8:00 pm (TD Garden)
The Line: Boston Celtics -12 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics meet Thursday in NBA action at the TD Garden.
The Golden State Warriors need a win after losing 14 of their last 15 games. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 105.7 points on 42.9 percent shooting and allowing 114.3 points on 47.3 percent shooting. D'Angelo Russell is averaging 24 points and 6.3 assists while Alec Burks is averaging 15.8 points and 4.8 rebounds. Eric Paschall is the third double-digit scorer and Damion Lee is grabbing 5.1 rebounds. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 81 percent from the free throw line. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 38.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.9 rebounds per game. The Golden State Warriors haven’t won a road game since December 6.
The Boston Celtics look to stay hot after winning four of their last five games. The Boston Celtics are averaging 112.2 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 105.5 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Kemba Walker is averaging 22.3 points and five assists while Jayson Tatum is averaging 21.5 points and 6.9 rebounds. Jaylen Brown is the third double-digit scorer and Gordon Hayward is grabbing 6.2 rebounds. The Boston Celtics are shooting 35.6 percent from beyond the arc and 80.1 percent from the free throw line. The Boston Celtics are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.5 rebounds per game. The Boston Celtics have won four of their last six home games.
The Warriors are 7-19 ATS in their last 26 Thursday games and 10-22-1 ATS in their last 33 games following a ATS win. The Celtics are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 4-0 in Warriors last 4 overall. The under is 4-0 in Celtics last 4 overall. The Warriors are 12-5-1 ATS in the last 18 meetings in Boston and 3-7-1 ATS in the last 11 meetings. The under is 6-1 in the last 7 meetings in Boston and 19-7 in the last 26 meetings.
The Golden State Warriors are allowing 50.2 percent shooting from the field and 38.8 percent shooting from deep in their last five games. The Boston Celtics are winning their last five games by an average of 12 points and are a profitable 13-9-1 ATS at home this season. I never like laying this big of a number in the NBA, but the Golden State Warriors aren't putting up much of a fight these days. I'll eat the chalk with the Celtics at home.