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The Boston Celtics are heavy 84.3 percent favorites over the New Jersey Nets. The Nets are shooting 43.9 percent from the field which is significantly lower than the Celtics who are forecasted to shoot 50.4 percent. The Celtics have the rebounding advantage at 41.6 to 35.8. The Celtics are committing fewer turnovers at 11.7 vs 14.3 for the Nets. The Nets are making 5.5 three pointers on 37.5 percent from three point range. The Celtics are making 5.5 three pointers on 38.1 percent.
SIMULATED PLAYER STATISTICS (Player averages after 10,000 simulations of today's game)
PTS: Brook Lopez 18.5, Paul Pierce 18.5
ASSISTS: Devin Harris 5.8, Rajon Rondo 12.3
REBOUNDS: Kris Humphries 6.5, Kevin Garnett 8.7
SPORTS ODDS: Sportsbooks and handicappers have set the line at BOS -11 TOTAL 184.5.
'10-11 SEASON: We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Boston Celtics
|NETS||ATS RECORD||CELTICS||ATS RECORD||ATS EDGE|
|Record on the Road||4-24, 14% -2000||Record at Home||24-5, 83% 1900||Celtics|
|VS Celtics||0-2, 0% -220||VS Nets||2-0, 100% 200||Celtics|
|vs Team .500 or Better||9-23, 28% -1630||vs Team Under .500||20-6, 77% 1340||Celtics|
|Record As Road Underdog||4-24, 14% -2240||Record As Home Favorite||22-5, 81% 1650||Celtics|
|After 1 or More Days Off||18-22, 45% -620||After 1 or More Days Off||21-18, 54% +120||Celtics|
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