Rockets vs. Celtics Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Rockets as 6-point favorites over the Celtics while the over/under total is currently sitting at 205.5 points. Houston enters play with a 24-14 record and is 9-9 on the road this year, while Boston is 13-25 overall and 8-10 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Rockets opened as 5-point favorites but the spread has jumped to 6 at most online sports books, while the total opened at 205.5 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 80% of NBA public bettors currently favor the Rockets. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Houston. According to latest NBA trends, the favorite is 4-0 against the spread in the last four meetings between these two teams while the Rockets are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 trips to Boston and 5-2 ATS in their last seven games overall versus the Celtics. The Celtics are also 9-19-1 against the number in their last 20 games versus Southwest opponents, 1-3-1 ATS in their last five home games and 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game. Boston has played relatively tough recently but its past due for a blow out.
MONDAY NBA FREE PICK: HOUSTON ROCKETS -6