Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics – East Finals Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Miami Heat
Final
80:93
Boston Celtics
Highlights and Stats


Miami Heat will have a chance to regain the lead in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals when they come up against the Boston Celtics tonight, with the tip off scheduled for 08:30 PM EDT at FTX Arena. The series is currently tied at 2-2, with the Celtics winning the previous encounter.

Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 05-23-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Miami Heat
Miami Heat
11 22 19 30 82
Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics
29 28 19 26 102

The last meeting between those two opponents was held on May 23rd, when the Boston Celtics recorded a 102-82 victory at home. Jayson Tatum lit the floor, notching 31 pts, while also adding 5 dimes and 8 rebounds to his account to end the match as the Celtics’ MVP on the night. On the other half of the floor, Victor Oladipo was the top performer, concluding with an overall of 23 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists. This was not enough for his team to steal the victory. Boston Celtics have the worse H2H balance in the last five games, allowing 3 losses, while winning 2 times in the process. Those five games ended with an average of 210.8 pts.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team05-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202203-30-2022
Miami Heat
Miami Heat
82109102 118 106
Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics
102 103 12710798

Miami Heat Form

*Last 10 Miami Heat Games - 6:4
05-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-12-202205-10-202205-08-202205-06-202205-04-202205-02-2022
102:82@ Boston Celtics103:109@ Boston Celtics102:127vs Boston Celtics118:107vs Boston Celtics90:99@ Philadelphia 76ers120:85vs Philadelphia 76ers116:108@ Philadelphia 76ers99:79@ Philadelphia 76ers119:103vs Philadelphia 76ers106:92vs Philadelphia 76ers

Miami Heat shared the court with Boston Celtics on Monday, 23rd of May when ending on the wrong side of a 102-82 score. Victor Oladipo scored 23 points, added 4 rebounds and 6 assists, which was not sufficient and his team lost. The Heat shot a low 33.3% from the floor, 57.1% from the free throw line and a common 38.9% from beyond the arc. The Miami Heat are 6-4 in their last ten matches and are currently on a L1 streak. The team performed on a great level at the FTX Arena with 29-12 home record across the regular NBA season. Game 6 of the battle on East will take place on May 27th in Boston.

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Miami Heat Averages this Season

  • Points For
    110.00
  • Points Against
    105.60
  • Assits
    24.85
  • Rebounds
    43.57
  • Steals
    7.62
  • Turnovers
    14.49
  • Blocks
    3.38
  • Points Difference
    4.40

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Miami Heat Standout Performer

  • Jimmy Butler

    Jimmy Butler has taken the mantle as the team's top performer this post-season, averaging 26.5 points, 4.6 assists and 7.2 rebounds for 35.4 minutes on the floor.

Miami Heat Missing Players

NONE

Boston Celtics Form

*Last 10 Boston Celtics Games - 6:4
05-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-15-202205-13-202205-11-202205-09-202205-07-202205-03-2022
102:82vs Miami Heat103:109vs Miami Heat102:127@ Miami Heat118:107@ Miami Heat109:81vs Milwaukee Bucks95:108@ Milwaukee Bucks107:110vs Milwaukee Bucks108:116@ Milwaukee Bucks103:101@ Milwaukee Bucks109:86vs Milwaukee Bucks

The previous meeting of Boston Celtics was on Monday, 23rd of May when coming up against the Miami Heat at home and ended in a 102-82 win. 31 points, 5 assists and 8 rebounds for 34 minutes were enough for Jayson Tatum to lead and be Boston’s most valuable player. 39.7% of his team’s field goal attempts hit the basket. The Celtics roster also averaged 84.2% free throws and struggled from deep with low 23.5% 3-pts shooting on the night. The organization has won 1 meeting in a row and holds a 7-3 for the previous ten matches. The franchise had a mediocre record of 23-18 when playing on enemy territory during the regular season.

Boston Celtics Averages This Season

  • Points For
    111.80
  • Points Against
    104.50
  • Assits
    24.70
  • Rebounds
    45.53
  • Steals
    7.14
  • Turnovers
    13.82
  • Blocks
    5.91
  • Points Difference
    7.30

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Boston Celtics Standout Performer

  • Jayson Tatum

    The Celtics best player this playoff run has been Jayson Tatum, as he aids the cause with 27.2 points, 5.8 dimes and 5.9 boards for an average of 40.2 minutes spent on court.

Boston Celtics Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Miami Heat
Miami Heat
19 23 16 22 80
Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics
17 20 32 24 93
Miami HeatBoston Celtics
  • Score

    80
    93
  • Field Goals Made

    30
    33
  • Field Goals Attempts

    94
    71
  • 3 pts Made

    7
    10
  • 3 pts Attempts

    45
    33
  • Free Throws Made

    13
    17
  • Free Throws Attempts

    14
    23
  • Rebounds Total

    49
    46
  • Rebounds Offence

    19
    6
  • Rebounds Defence

    30
    40
  • Assists

    14
    24
  • Steals

    7
    5
  • Blocks

    2
    7
  • Turnovers

    12
    15
  • Personal Fouls

    19
    19

Player Ratings

Miami Heat

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Jimmy Butler4041822.21520.044100.03364210213-15
Bam Adebayo3881553.300022100.064101011318-23
P.J. Tucker323742.91520.00006511210017-5
Duncan Robinson2841233.331030.00002241100411+3
Kyle Lowry25060.0050.0000011000350-7
Gabe Vincent2361250.01714.322100.00222103115-6
Max Strus20090.0070.044100.0022300034-16
Caleb Martin153742.91333.3000156100007-2
Victor Oladipo151714.3030.01250.0055020403-2
Omer Yurtseven211100.0000000000000002+4
Haywood Highsmith2000000000112000100+4

Boston Celtics

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Jayson Tatum4472035.02825.06875.0210129005322+17
Jaylen Brown40101952.65955.6010.00441114325+20
Al Horford395862.51333.35771.40775121016+13
Derrick White296875.0020.02366.70115213414+8
Robert Williams2722100.000022100.03710013016+9
Marcus Smart241520.01333.322100.0145400145+13
Grant Williams232540.01425.0000066000145+9
Payton Pritchard6020.0020.0000011000000-4
Aaron Nesmith2000000000000000000-4
Malik Fitts2000000000000000000-4
Juwan Morgan2000000000000000000-4
Luke Kornet2000000000000000000-4
Nik Stauskas2020.0020.0000000000000-4