Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Boston Celtics
Final/OT
116:120
Miami Heat
Highlights and Stats


Boston Celtics will take on the Miami Heat on Friday, 08:30 PM EST at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics are currently sitting on the 1st place in the Eastern Conference, having 18 wins and 4 losses and the Heat is at the #11 position with 10-12 balance for the season.

Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 11-30-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics
38 30 34 32 134
Miami Heat
Miami Heat
35 25 36 25 121

The Boston Celtics were the winners of the previous showdown between the two organizations, triumphing with a score of 134-121 on 11/30/2022 in front of their own fans. Miami failed to deal with the talent of Jayson Tatum, who concluded the game as his side’s MVP with 49 points, 3 assists, and 11 rebounds. Max Strus was the leading player on the other end. He replied with 23 points, grabbed 1 rebound, and provided 2 assists. This, however, proved insufficient, and his team eventually lost. The latest five head-to-head matchups between the organizations ended in four wins for the Boston Celtics and one for the Miami Heat. The teams were responsible for an average of 210.6 points during those five clashes.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team11-30-202210-21-202205-29-202205-27-202205-25-2022
Boston Celtics
Boston Celtics
134 111100103 93
Miami Heat
Miami Heat
121104 96 11180

Boston Celtics Form

*Last 10 Boston Celtics Games - 9:1
11-30-202211-28-202211-27-202211-25-202211-23-202211-21-202211-18-202211-16-202211-14-202211-12-2022
134:121vs Miami Heat140:105vs Charlotte Hornets130:121vs Washington Wizards122:104vs Sacramento Kings125:112vs Dallas Mavericks121:107@ Chicago Bulls109:117@ New Orleans Pelicans101:126@ Atlanta Hawks126:122vs Oklahoma City Thunder108:117@ Detroit Pistons

The Celtics did a good job on 11/30 when they won 134-121 against the Miami Heat on their home floor. Jayson Tatum had the biggest impact for his team. He contributed with 49 points, three dimes, and 11 rebounds. They shot a very good 55.4% from the floor, 87.0% from the free throw line, and a great 48.9% from beyond the arc. The Boston Celtics are 9-1 in their last ten matches and are currently on a W5 streak. The team is performing at a great level at the TD Garden with an 11-1 home record. The Boston Celtics’ next game is on Sunday, December 4th, on the road against the Brooklyn Nets.

Boston Celtics Averages this Season

  • Points For
    121.90
  • Points Against
    113.30
  • Assits
    27.42
  • Rebounds
    42.69
  • Steals
    5.69
  • Turnovers
    14.12
  • Blocks
    4.88
  • Points Difference
    8.60

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Boston Celtics Standout Performer

  • Jayson Tatum

    Jayson Tatum has been the franchise's standout performer this season contributing with 31.6 points per game. On average he spends 36.7 minutes on the court, delivers 4.5 assists and grabs 7.8 boards.

Boston Celtics Missing Players

  • Danilo Gallinari
    Knee
  • Robert Williams
    Knee surgery

Miami Heat Form

*Last 10 Miami Heat Games - 5:5
11-30-202211-27-202211-25-202211-23-202211-21-202211-20-202211-18-202211-16-202211-14-202211-12-2022
134:121@ Boston Celtics98:106@ Atlanta Hawks110:107vs Washington Wizards113:105vs Washington Wizards105:101@ Minnesota Timberwolves113:87@ Cleveland Cavaliers107:106@ Washington Wizards112:104@ Toronto Raptors113:112vs Phoenix Suns132:115vs Charlotte Hornets

The Miami Heat played the Boston Celtics in their previous game on Wednesday, November 30th.They lost 134–121 away from home. Max Strus was the best amongst his teammates, delivering 23 points, 2 dunks, and 1 rebound for 36 minutes of service on the night. They averaged a very good 52.2% field goal percentage, a very good 45.0% when shooting from distance, and 100% at the free throw line. The Heat’s balance across the most recent ten encounters stands at 5-5, and the franchise is on a L1 streak at the moment. Miami has a feeble record of 2-8 when playing on enemy territory this term. The Miami Heat are scheduled to next face the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday, December 5th, away from home.

Miami Heat Averages This Season

  • Points For
    109.00
  • Points Against
    110.00
  • Assits
    24.61
  • Rebounds
    41.86
  • Steals
    8.25
  • Turnovers
    14.43
  • Blocks
    3.68
  • Points Difference
    -1.00

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Miami Heat Standout Performer

  • Jimmy Butler

    Jimmy Butler stands above the rest of his teammates, contributing with 20.9 pts, 6.1 assists and 6.6 boards to the cause for an average of 35.7 spent of the floor.

Miami Heat Missing Players

  • Omer Yurtseven
    Ankle
  • Victor Oladipo
    Knee
  • Jimmy Butler
    Knee
  • Caleb Martin
    Illness
  • Dewayne Dedmon
    Foot
  • Haywood Highsmith
    Ankle
  • Nikola Jovic
    Foot
  • Tyler Herro
    Ankle