NBA Playoffs Picks Against the Spread, Tips and Predictions for Today, May 7

On a Tuesday NBA playoff schedule that features two thrilling matchups, the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Boston Celtics is one to watch in particular. Interested in an ATS pick for each matchup? You’ve come to the right place.

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NBA Picks Against The Spread – May 7

The Oklahoma City Thunder host the Dallas Mavericks

The Mavericks hit the road against the Thunder on Tuesday at 9:30 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Dallas Mavericks at Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Spread: Thunder -4.5
  • Computer Pick: Oklahoma City by 8.3 points
  • OKC Odds to Win: -200
  • DAL Odds to Win: +160
  • Total: 219.5 points

Records and Stats

  • OKC Record: 57-25
  • DAL Record: 50-32
  • OKC Stats: 120.1 PPG (third in NBA), 112.7 Opp. PPG (11th)
  • DAL Stats: 117.9 PPG (seventh in NBA), 115.6 Opp. PPG (20th)

Players to Watch

  • OKC Key Player: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (30.1 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 6.2 APG)
  • DAL Key Player: Luka Doncic (33.9 PPG, 9.2 RPG, 9.8 APG)

How to Watch

  • TV Channel: TNT and truTV
  • Game Time: 9:30 PM ET

The Boston Celtics play host to the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cavaliers look to pull off an away win at the Celtics on Tuesday at 7:00 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics
  • Spread: Celtics -12.5
  • Computer Pick: Boston by 14.1 points
  • BOS Odds to Win: -714
  • CLE Odds to Win: +500
  • Total: 210.5 points

Records and Stats

  • BOS Record: 64-18
  • CLE Record: 48-34
  • BOS Stats: 120.6 PPG (second in NBA), 109.2 Opp. PPG (fifth)
  • CLE Stats: 112.6 PPG (20th in NBA), 110.2 Opp. PPG (seventh)

Players to Watch

  • BOS Key Player: Jayson Tatum (26.9 PPG, 8.1 RPG, 4.9 APG)
  • CLE Key Player: Jarrett Allen (16.5 PPG, 10.5 RPG, 2.7 APG)

How to Watch

  • TV Channel: TNT and truTV
  • Game Time: 7:00 PM ET

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