Trail Blazers vs Celtics: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – April 13, 2021

Written By Staff on April 13, 2021

The Boston Celtics (28-26) are  underdogs as they look to build on a three-game winning streak when they visit the Portland Trail Blazers (31-22) on Tuesday, April 13 at Moda Center. The matchup airs at 10:00 PM ET on TNT. The matchup has an over/under set at points.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from FanDuel Sportsbook as of April 13, 2021, 12:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Trail Blazers vs Celtics Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of April 13

Trail Blazers:
Zach Collins: Out (Ankle)

Celtics:
Evan Fournier: Out (Health and Safety Protocols)

Trail Blazers and Celtics Records ATS

  • Portland has a 26-26-1 ATS record this season.
  • When favored by at least 1.5 points, the Trail Blazers are 15-13-1 against the spread this season.
  • Portland and its opponents have hit the over in 28 of 53 games this season (52.8%).
  • Boston has a 26-28 record against the spread this season.
  • When playing as at least a 1.5-point underdog, the Celtics tend to cover the spread with a 16-15 record against the spread.
  • 48.1% of Boston’s 54 games this season have reached the over/under.

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Scoring Trends

  • In Portland’s matchups this season, the Trail Blazers and their opponents have eclipsed Tuesday’s total of 227 points 28 times (52.8% of opportunities).
  • In Boston’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Tuesday’s matchup total in 24 out of 54 matchups (44.4%).
  • This season, the average total for Trail Blazers games is 229.6 points, 2.6 more than the over/under of 227 points for this contest.
  • Celtics’ games have an over/under of 222.7 points this season, 4.3 points fewer than the total points bet for this game.
  • The Trail Blazers’ average implied point total this season is 3.5 more points than their implied total in Tuesday’s game (117.5 implied points on average compared to 114 implied points in this game).
  • Portland has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (114) 29 times this season.
  • The Celtics’ average implied point total on the season (113.4 points) is 0.4 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (113 points).
  • Boston has scored more than 113 points in 24 games on the season.
  • The Trail Blazers are the NBA’s seventh-highest scoring team (114.7 PPG), while the Celtics allow their opponents the 10th-fewest points per game (110.4) in the league.
  • The Trail Blazers have a negative point differential on the season (-10 total points, -0.2 per game), while the Celtics have scored 108 more points than their opponents (two per game).

Trail Blazers Leaders

  • Damian Lillard leads the Trail Blazers in points and assists. He contributes 28.7 points per game while tacking on 7.6 assists.
  • Lillard’s assists prop over/under for the contest is listed at 7.5 assists, 0.1 assists less than his season average of 7.6.
  • Portland’s rebounding leader is Enes Kanter, who averages 11.9 per game.
  • Kanter’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 22.5, 2.7 lower than his season average of 25.2.
  • Lillard is the top three-point shooter for the Trail Blazers, hitting 4.1 per game.
  • Lillard’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.6 shots less than his season average of 4.1.
  • Robert Covington averages 1.6 steals and 1.3 blocks per game. Both numbers are team-highs for Portland.
  • Covington’s blocks prop over/under for the contest is set at 2.5, 1.2 blocks higher than his season average of 1.3.

Celtics Leaders

  • The Celtics leader in scoring is Jayson Tatum with 25.7 points per game. He also adds 7.1 rebounds per game and 4.2 assists per game.
  • Tatum’s points prop total for the contest is set at 27.5, 1.8 points higher than his season average of 25.7.
  • When it comes to Boston leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Tristan Thompson with 8.2 rebounds per game and Marcus Smart with 5.6 assists per game.
  • Thompson’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 10.5, 6.6 lower than his season average of 17.1.
  • Tatum makes more threes per game than any other member of the Celtics, cashing in 2.9 treys per game.
  • Tatum’s three pointers made prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.4 shots lower than his season average of 2.9.
  • Smart is at the top of Boston’s steals hierarchy with 1.4 steals per game and Robert Williams III leads the squad in blocks with 1.8 per game.
  • Williams’ blocks prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.7 blocks higher than his season average of 1.8.

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