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Boston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Preview

The Boston Celtics are at the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday in a National basketball Association affair. The Boston Celtics are red hot. The Celtics are running away with the Eastern Conference. Boston is 48-12 on the season, and have won 11 straight games. The Celtics are coming off a win over the Warriors by 52 points on Sunday.

For Cleveland, they are 39-21 on the season. The Cavaliers are battling with the Milwaukee Bucks for the second seed in the Eastern Conference. Cleveland took a loss at home to the Knicks on Sunday.

The Boston Celtics are -6.5 on the road at the Cavaliers here.

Red Hot Boston Celtics

The last time the Boston Celtics lost a game was the first game of February. The Los Angeles Lakers came to town and won by 9. The Celtics have been on fire since then. In fact, Boston has won six straight games by double digits. The last time Boston had a competitive game late was on February 13th in Brooklyn.

In the win on Sunday, Jaylen Brown led the way with 29 points. Jayson Tatum also scored 27 in the game as well. The Celtics are getting 27.1 points per game from Tatum. As Brown is adding 22.5 per game. Kristaps Porzingis is also just over 20 points per game for the Celtics, in his first season with the team.

Boston will remain on the road for four more games after this. The Celtics make stops in Denver, Phoenix, Portland and Utah. The next time the Celtics are at home is March 14th, against the Suns.

Cleveland Looking to Bounce Back

The Cleveland Cavaliers took a bad loss on Sunday to the Knicks. The loss came after the Knicks lost Jalen Brunson early in the game. Cleveland could not slow down Josh Hart, who scored 13 points and recorded 19 rebounds in the game. For the Cavaliers, Evan Mobley had 13 points and 13 rebounds.

The Cavaliers are scoring 114.4 points per game. Donovan Mitchell is the top scorer for the Cavaliers, but he has not played since playing 44 minutes in the overtime loss to the Bulls on February 28th. Mitchell is scoring 28 points per game. Darius Garland is second with 18.4 per game, while Mobley is third with 15.9.

Next up for Cleveland is a trip to Atlanta on Wednesday. The Cavaliers and Hawks will meet, and then Cleveland heads home for three straight games. During that trip, they will host the Timberwolves, Nets and Suns.

Celtics Remain Red Hot

The Cleveland Cavaliers would love to get back on track and win this one. Cleveland wants that two seed in the Eastern Conference. The problem is – the Boston Celtics are a team that is going to be really tough to take down. Boston is clicking on all cylinders.

We like Boston to win this game and beat the Cavaliers. It will be the 12th in a row for the Celtics, and back to back losses for the Cavaliers. Our final bet for this game is the Boston Celtics -6.5 over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.

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