Miami Heat at Boston Celtics Matchup 5/1/2024

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The Boston Celtics bring a 3-1 series lead into a decisive Game 5 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs. The Celtics enter the matchup as favorites by 14 points for the game, which will be broadcast on TNT at 7:30 PM ET. The point total in the matchup is 198.5.

Matchup - BOS leads best of 7 series 4-1

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Boston Celtics Celtics
85
N/A (N/A)
N/A (N/A)
N/A pts
N/A pts
N/A
N/A
line-movement
Miami Heat Heat
86
N/A (N/A)
N/A (N/A)
N/A
N/A

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
40-39-0 20-18-0 20-21-0
31-49-0 18-21-0 13-28-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 5-4-1 3-2-1 2-2-0 21-17-2 8-10-0 13-7-2
220.5 to 225 11-7-0 4-0-0 7-7-0 6-10-2 2-7-1 4-3-1
225.5 to 229 10-7-2 7-4-0 3-3-2 9-4-0 4-1-0 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 8-6-0 4-4-0 4-2-0 1-5-0 0-3-0 1-2-0
235.5 to 240 6-4-0 4-3-0 2-1-0 2-1-0 2-1-0 0-0-0
240.5 and over 3-5-0 0-2-0 3-3-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
44-33-3 22-15-1 22-18-2
39-38-4 16-23-1 23-15-3
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 11-9-0 11-9-0 0-0-0 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0
-7 to -10 9-4-1 9-4-1 0-0-0 7-7-1 3-4-0 4-3-1
-3.5 to -6.5 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-0-0 10-7-0 3-4-0 7-3-0
-0.5 to -3 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 12-5-1 8-2-1 4-3-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 3-5-1 0-2-0 3-3-1
+3.5 to +6.5 9-5-0 0-0-0 9-5-0 2-7-0 0-5-0 2-2-0
+7 to +10 5-4-2 0-0-0 5-4-2 3-2-0 1-2-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 5-5-0 0-0-0 5-5-0 0-1-1 0-1-0 0-0-1

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 29-13 69% 54.8 117.9
Underdog 1-1 50% 50 123
After Win 51-16 76.1% 51.5 119.1
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 21-19 52.5% 41.2 111
Favorite 32-11 74.4% 54.7 112.7
After Losses 24-18 57.1% 51.2 110.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
101.8 25.1 26.4 25.4 24.9
111.7 28.8 28.7 27.6 26.6
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.3 27.1 27.6 28.5 26.1
101.9 25.2 26.3 26.4 24
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
116.1 30 29.7 28.3 28.1
111 28.3 28.9 28.4 25.4
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
101.7 26.2 26.6 25.4 23.5
109.5 27 28.2 27.8 26.5

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
5/1/24 BOS 118 vs MIA 84 null 54.5% 27 8 40% 14 41.4% 10 2 10.3% 6
4/29/24 BOS 102 @ MIA 88 +10.5 41.9% 18 11 37.8% 10 40.7% 12 8 27.3% 13
4/27/24 BOS 104 @ MIA 84 +8 205 47.6% 21 10 29.7% 5 41.6% 14 9 32.1% 12
4/24/24 BOS 101 vs MIA 111 -14.5 207.5 46.2% 21 6 37.5% 12 49.3% 18 4 53.5% 12
4/21/24 BOS 114 vs MIA 94 -14 208.5 47.6% 16 10 44.9% 10 46.9% 6 5 32.4% 9

Miami Heat Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
5/1/24 MIA 84 @ BOS 118 null 41.4% 10 2 10.3% 6 54.5% 27 8 40% 14
4/29/24 MIA 88 vs BOS 102 +10.5 40.7% 12 8 27.3% 13 41.9% 18 11 37.8% 10
4/27/24 MIA 84 vs BOS 104 +8 205 41.6% 14 9 32.1% 12 47.6% 21 10 29.7% 5
4/24/24 MIA 111 @ BOS 101 -14.5 207.5 49.3% 18 4 53.5% 12 46.2% 21 6 37.5% 12
4/21/24 MIA 94 @ BOS 114 -14 208.5 46.9% 6 5 32.4% 9 47.6% 16 10 44.9% 10

Heat vs. Celtics Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: TNT
  • Favorite: Celtics (-14)
  • Total: 198.5

Heat vs. Celtics Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics score 120.6 points per game, 12.2 more points than the 108.4 the Heat give up.
  • The Celtics average 120.6 points per game (second in the league) while giving up 109.2 per outing (fifth in the NBA). They have a +930 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 11.4 points per game.
  • The Heat put up 110.1 points per game (26th in league) while giving up 108.4 per outing (third in NBA). They have a +144 scoring differential and outscore opponents by 1.7 points per game.
  • Boston is averaging 123.1 points per game this year when playing at home, which is 5.1 more points than it is averaging on the road (118).
  • At home Miami is scoring 112.1 points per game, four more than it is averaging away (108.1).
  • The Celtics have been scoring 110.9 points per game in their last 10 appearances, an average that's much lower than the 120.6 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 season.
  • The Heat have fared worse offensively in their past 10 games, compiling 106.3 points per contest, 3.8 fewer points their than season average of 110.1.

Heat vs. Celtics Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Heat (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
4/29/2024 Celtics -10.5 205 -520 +390 102-88 BOS
4/27/2024 Celtics -9.5 205 -440 +340 104-84 BOS
4/24/2024 Celtics -14.5 205.5 -1350 +800 111-101 MIA
4/21/2024 Celtics -14 210 -1200 +750 114-94 BOS
2/11/2024 Celtics -8 225 -310 +250 110-106 BOS
1/25/2024 Celtics -8.5 225 -340 +270 143-110 BOS
10/27/2023 Celtics -8.5 217.5 -375 +295 119-111 BOS
5/29/2023 Celtics -7.5 204 -280 +235 103-84 MIA
5/27/2023 Celtics -2 209.5 -125 +105 104-103 BOS
5/25/2023 Celtics -8.5 215 -300 +250 110-97 BOS
5/23/2023 Heat -1.5 216.5 -120 +100 116-99 BOS
5/21/2023 Celtics -4.5 214.5 -175 +150 128-102 MIA
5/19/2023 Celtics -10 215 -460 +370 111-105 MIA
5/17/2023 Celtics -8.5 211.5 -380 +310 123-116 MIA
1/24/2023 Heat -2 214.5 -125 +105 98-95 MIA
12/2/2022 Celtics -7 227 -280 +235 120-116 MIA
11/30/2022 Celtics -9.5 224.5 -460 +370 134-121 BOS
10/21/2022 Celtics -2 221 -130 +110 111-104 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum averages 26.9 points, 8.1 boards and 4.9 assists, shooting 47.1% from the field and 37.6% from downtown, with 3.1 made treys per game (seventh in NBA).
  • Jaylen Brown is averaging 23 points, 3.6 assists and 5.5 rebounds.
  • Derrick White is averaging 15.2 points, 4.2 boards and 5.2 assists. Defensively, he averages 1 steal and 1.2 blocked shots.
  • Jrue Holiday averages 12.5 points, 5.4 boards and 4.8 assists, shooting 48% from the floor and 42.9% from beyond the arc (seventh in league), with 2 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Payton Pritchard averages 9.6 points, 3.2 boards and 3.4 assists, shooting 46.8% from the field and 38.5% from downtown, with 1.8 made treys per game.

Heat Leaders

  • Bam Adebayo averages 19.3 points, 10.4 boards and 3.9 assists. He is also sinking 52.1% of his shots from the field.
  • Duncan Robinson averages 12.9 points, 2.6 boards and 2.8 assists. He is also making 45% of his shots from the floor and 39.5% from 3-point range, with 2.8 treys per game.
  • Tyler Herro's numbers on the season are 20.8 points, 5.3 boards and 4.5 assists per game. He is draining 44.1% of his shots from the floor and 39.6% from 3-point range, with an average of 3.1 treys.
  • The Heat receive 10 points per game from Caleb Martin, plus 4.4 boards and 2.2 assists.
  • Kevin Love's numbers on the season are 8.8 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists per contest. He is sinking 44% of his shots from the field and 34.4% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.5 treys.

Heat vs. Celtics Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Kristaps Porzingis: Out (Calf)
  • Heat Injuries: Terry Rozier: Out (Neck), Josh Richardson: Out (Shoulder), Dru Smith: Out (Knee), Jaime Jaquez Jr.: Out (Hip), Jimmy Butler: Out (Knee)