Collison was absent from the lineup during the previous game with a right quadriceps contusion and it is undetermined if he will partake in Friday's matchup against the Warriors.
The Boston Celtics have been a great bet at home for quite some time.
They are 35-17 ATS in their last 52 home games. They are 5-0 SU &
5-0 ATS in their last five home games with all five wins coming by at
least 7 points and by an average of 15.6 PPG.
%W 0.52% | Streak 0
L10: W3 L7 P0
Grab the road value on the Indiana Pacers as the Celtics have covered each game on their current homestand.
It's important to remember that Ricky never makes a bet on any game
based on just one angle. In order to make the grade, all his premium
picks must meet several important criteria.
%W 0.50% | Streak 0
L10: W2 L8 P0
These are two of the best defensive teams in the league. Indiana ranks 2nd in the NBA in defensive efficiency, and Boston isn't far behind in 4th. Points will be difficult to come by, meaning there's value on the Under.
- TrendOver is 5-1 in Celtics last 6 games as a home underdog.Hit %83.30% (6)O/U5|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 10-4 in Celtics last 14 games as a home underdog of 5.0-10.5.Hit %71.40% (14)O/U4|10Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 4-1 in Celtics last 5 games as an underdog of 11.0 or greater.Hit %80.00% (5)O/U1|4Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 35-15-1 in Celtics last 51 games as a home favorite of 5.0-10.5.Hit %70.00% (51)O/U35|15Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 4-0 in Pacers last 4 games as a road favorite.Hit %100.00% (4)O/U4|0Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-1 in Pacers last 6 games as a road underdog of 5.0-10.5.Hit %83.30% (6)O/U1|5Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 4-1 in Pacers last 5 games as a favorite of 11.0 or greater.Hit %80.00% (5)O/U4|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 12-5 in Pacers last 17 games as a road favorite of 0.5-4.5.Hit %70.60% (17)O/U5|12Push0W/L
Indiana Pacers last injuries
Evans has been held out of the previous three games due to an upper-respiratory infection and is also tending to a personal matter. He is likely to suit up against the Nuggets on Saturday.
Johnson is sidelined due to a left foot contusion. It is unknown if he will draw back into the lineup for Sunday's game versus the 76ers.
Sabonis has been held out of the previous five games with a sprained left ankle but is expected to return to the lineup against the 76ers on Sunday.
Sumner missed the last game with a sore left knee but is likely to be in Thursday's lineup against the Bucks.
Boston Celtics last injuries
Horford is expected to play against the 76ers on Wednesday despite light knee soreness.
Yabusele missed his second-straight game due to an illness but it is anticipated that he will be available for Wednesday's contest with the 76ers.
Hayward sat out the previous game as he is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol and will not play against the 76ers on Wednesday.
Williams III was absent from the lineup during the last game with an illness but is likely to suit up Wednesday against the 76ers.
Horford is dealing with a sore knee but is expected to suit up Monday against the Hawks.
Theis was absent from the lineup during the last game with an illness but it is likely the symptoms will subside in time for Saturday's contest against the Hawks.
Rozier sat out the previous game due to an illness but it is expectedundetermined if he will face the Hawks on Saturday.
Tatum sat out the last game experiencing soreness in his right shoulder but it is expected he will take part in Thursday's matchup with the Kings.