Miami vs Boston: prediction for the NBA match
The Heat surely deserved a spot in the Finals. Team earned a top spot in the Eastern Conference and easily beat Atlanta (4:1) and Philadelphia (4:2) in the playoffs. Eric Spoelstra's men seemed unstoppable, but Boston managed to slow them down.
Miami were unable to break away from the opponent and in the previous match team was extremely close to elimination from the tournament, but managed to withstand. 47 points from Jimmy Butler helped the Heat to level the score in the series at TD Garden (111:103).
In the current season Celtics became one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference. Ime Udoka's men managed to maintain the high level of performance during their play-off run. Team easily beat Brooklyn (4:0) and then edged over Milwaukee (4:3).
After a victory over the Bucks club got drawn to Miami. Celtics got off to a rough start, but before the previous match they were ahead and had a great chance to end the series and to earn a spot in the final. However, Boston suffered a defeat (103:111). Now everything will be decided at FTX Arena.
Club managed to beat that total in four of five latest head-to-head matches
Three of five latest head-to-head matches started with three-point shots
Both teams put up a spectacular performance in previous matches, so each of the teams deserved a spot in the Finals. Miami were on the verge of elimination in the previous match, but managed to step up and levelled the score in the series. Jimmy Butler was surely the crucial part of team's success.
Boston need to forget about the defeat in the sixth match and to put up their best performance in the seventh game. Ime Udoka's men know how to overcome difficulties, so we think that Celtics will show class at FTX Arena, just like before.
Our prediction - Boston Celtics to win the match (Including OT)
Opponents are ready to take the risk and to go all the way ahead, so we are expecting a high-scoring game tonight. We offer to place a bet on total over.
Our second bet is on total over 191.5 points