The'Boston Celtics'(49-22) and'Utah Jazz (33-36) meet Saturday at Vivint Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 9 p.m. ET. Below, we analyze Tipico Sportsbook’s lines around the Celtics vs. Jazz odds, and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
The Celtics covered the spread as 6.5-point favorites Friday with a 126-112 win at the Portland Trail Blazers. F'Jayson Tatum'finished with 34 points and 12 rebounds as Boston won for the 4th time in its last 5 games.
The Jazz covered as 8.5-point underdogs Monday in a 119-115 loss at the Miami Heat. F Lauri Markkanen scored a game-high 38 points for the Jazz, who finished 2-4 on their 6-game road trip.
This is the 1st meeting this season between these teams. Boston and Utah split last season’s series 1-1 with the Over hitting in both meetings.
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