Authored by NBA Against The Spread Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall and produced by Charliessports.com for their 2014 Basketball game on Sunday November 30, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST.
The (11-4) San Antonio Spurs of the Western Conference Southwest division will make take trip from the Alamo City to the largest city in the Bay State to take on the (4-9) Boston Celtics of the Eastern Conference Atlantic division in 2014 NBA action. They will play at TD Garden the former site of the old Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. This Sports Handicapper believes San Antonio is still has the best team in the league. The Boston Celtics are going through growing pains again this year. The Opening betting line has San Antonio as a six-point road favorite Against The Spread, and the total is posted at 205-points for Sunday’s game.
2014-15 San Antonio Spurs started out the season slow but have won nine of their last ten straight up. San Antonio plays it’s next three on the road vs. Atlantic division teams, Philadelphia and Brooklyn. San Antonio is scoring a little over 98 points per game and giving up 92.7 ppg. San Antonio is 5-0-1 Against The Number their last six in Boston and are 3-1-1 ATS the last five between the teams. Boston is 7-3 Against The Number, going over the total four times and staying under six their last ten 2014 NBA Handicappers Predictions this season. The key to a San Antonio win is to play their style of Basketball which is tough defense and passing to the open man on offense
The 2014-15 Boston Celtics have picked up their scoring this season but their defense has been terrible. Boston has given up over 100 points seven times their last ten games and all resulted in losses. The over is 5-2 the last seven meetings between the teams played in Boston. The Celtics have dropped their last three straight up and to the number and has covered the spread three times in their last ten, going over the total eight times in the ten game span. Boston will be without both of their first round draft picks, Marcus Smart is questionable with an ankle injury and James young is suffering from Flu like symptoms.
Free Pick: San Antonio-6.