|NBA Betting Free Pick: Will the Mavericks cover as favorites over the Celtics?|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Sunday, 09 February 2014 14:00|
Mavericks vs. Celtics Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Mavericks as 4-point favorites over the Celtics, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 199.5 points. Dallas enters play with a 30-21 record and is 12-13 on the road this season, while Boston is 18-33 overall and 11-15 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Mavericks opened as 3.5-point favorites but the line has been bet up to the key number of 4 at most online and Vegas sports books. The total, meanwhile, opened at 198.5 and has been bet up to 199.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: The latest public information says that 63% of bettors that have wagered on this game favor the Mavericks. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Dallas. According to latest NBA trends, the Mavericks are 5-0 against the spread in their last five games versus the Celtics and 4-0 ATS in their last four games in Boston, while the road team is 7-2 ATS in the last nine meetings between these two teams. Dallas is also 5-1 ATS in its last six games versus Eastern Conference opponents, 10-2 ATS in its last 12 games playing on one day of rest, and 5-2 ATS in its last seven games overall. On the other side, the Celtics are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five Sunday games, 2-5 ATS in their last seven games playing on one day of rest, and 9-20-1 ATS in their last 30 games versus the Southwest Division.
SUNDAY NBA FREE PICK: DALLAS MAVERICKS -4