Boston Celtics at Portland Trail Blazers Matchup 3/11/2024

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POR 107 @ BOS 124

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10-2, 1st East Atlantic

POR 107 @ BOS 124

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In a contest between one of the top shooting teams in the NBA versus one of the best defending against the 3-pointer, the Boston Celtics (49-14) are favorites, by 7.5 points, against the Portland Trail Blazers (18-45) at Moda Center on March 11, 2024. The Celtics are first in the league in triples per game (16.2), while the Trail Blazers are fourth in 3's conceded (11.6). The matchup has an over/under of 217.5 points.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
38-39-0 19-19-0 19-20-0
39-38-0 19-18-0 20-20-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 14-17-0 3-11-0 11-6-0 3-3-1 2-1-1 1-2-0
220.5 to 225 9-6-1 4-5-0 5-1-1 11-7-0 4-0-0 7-7-0
225.5 to 229 4-3-0 2-2-0 2-1-0 10-8-2 7-5-0 3-3-2
229.5 to 235 6-9-0 4-3-0 2-6-0 8-6-0 4-4-0 4-2-0
235.5 to 240 3-4-0 3-1-0 0-3-0 6-4-0 4-3-0 2-1-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 3-5-0 0-2-0 3-3-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
37-40-1 16-22-0 21-18-1
42-33-3 22-15-1 20-18-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 10-11-1 0-0-0 10-11-1 11-8-0 11-8-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 6-4-0 0-0-0 6-4-0 9-5-1 9-5-1 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-0-0
-0.5 to -3 4-3-0 0-2-0 4-1-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
0 to 3 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-4-0 7-4-0 0-0-0 9-5-0 0-0-0 9-5-0
+7 to +10 3-7-0 3-7-0 0-0-0 4-4-2 0-0-0 4-4-2
+10.5 or more 4-4-0 4-4-0 0-0-0 4-5-0 0-0-0 4-5-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 10-29 25.6% 55.1 105.2
Underdog 20-51 28.2% 51.4 106.5
After Win 7-13 35% 52.5 105.2
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 34-3 91.9% 58.1 123.1
Favorite 60-15 80% 55.3 120.7
After Win 46-14 76.7% 50 119.9

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117 30.2 29.6 28.6 28.6
111.4 28.2 28.9 28.5 25.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
122.9 31.6 30.8 31.5 29
113.5 28.3 28.5 28.7 28
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.5 29.5 30.5 27.7 26.8
109.8 27.2 28.2 28.5 25.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 27.3 27.9 28.7 26.3
102.9 25.6 26.4 26.8 24.1

Portland Trail Blazers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/5/24 POR 108 @ WAS 102 -3 225 43.6% 24 16 31% 12 43.2% 30 12 15.2% 9
4/3/24 POR 89 @ CHA 86 -1.5 212.5 39.8% 12 14 26.9% 15 41% 22 2 16.1% 9
4/1/24 POR 103 @ ORL 104 -17 210.5 44.4% 15 11 35.5% 9 47.4% 27 9 34.4% 15
3/30/24 POR 82 @ MIA 142 -14 209.5 40.2% 11 10 16.7% 23 58.7% 18 6 53.8% 8
3/27/24 POR 106 @ ATL 120 -11.5 219.5 50.6% 10 6 45.2% 18 51.8% 20 8 39% 16

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
4/5/24 BOS 101 vs SAC 100 -9 225.5 42.7% 18 12 27.3% 7 38.4% 13 15 33.3% 7
4/3/24 BOS 135 vs OKC 100 -9 231.5 54.3% 19 11 42.5% 10 43.2% 28 5 20.8% 13
4/1/24 BOS 118 @ CHA 104 +18.5 219 48.3% 16 11 35.8% 10 45.1% 11 8 35.1% 6
3/30/24 BOS 104 @ NO 92 +6 223.5 47.6% 12 8 40.5% 12 39.5% 18 10 37.1% 9
3/28/24 BOS 122 @ ATL 123 +15.5 228.5 47.9% 21 9 38.9% 12 49% 10 17 34.1% 11

Celtics vs. Trail Blazers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Monday, March 11, 2024
  • Time: 10:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Celtics (-7.5)
  • Total: 217.5

Celtics vs. Trail Blazers Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics average 120.7 points per game, only 4.7 more points than the 116 the Trail Blazers allow.
  • The Celtics are outscoring opponents by 10.9 points per game with a +688 scoring differential overall. They put up 120.7 points per game (fourth in the NBA) and allow 109.8 per contest (fifth in the league).
  • The Trail Blazers have been outscored by 7.9 points per game (posting 108.1 points per game, 28th in league, while giving up 116 per contest, 17th in NBA) and have a -497 scoring differential.
  • Boston is scoring 123.4 points per game this season at home, which is 5.4 more points than it is averaging on the road (118.0).
  • In 2023-24 Portland is scoring 2.7 more points per game at home (109.4) than on the road (106.7).
  • The Celtics have been putting up 122.4 points per game in their last 10 appearances, an average that's a little higher than the 120.7 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • In their previous 10 games, the Trail Blazers are tallying 107.7 points per game, compared to their season average of 108.1.

Celtics vs. Trail Blazers Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Trail Blazers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/17/2023 Celtics -7 234.5 -255 +215 126-112 BOS
3/8/2023 Celtics -9.5 231 -425 +340 115-93 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum's numbers on the season are 26.9 points, 8.5 rebounds and 4.9 assists per contest, shooting 47.3% from the floor and 37.6% from beyond the arc, with an average of 3.1 made treys (10th in NBA).
  • Jaylen Brown averages 22.8 points, 5.6 boards and 3.7 assists.
  • Derrick White is averaging 15.1 points, 5.0 assists and 4.0 rebounds.
  • Jrue Holiday is averaging 12.9 points, 5.6 rebounds and 4.8 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.7 blocked shots.
  • Al Horford averages 7.8 points, 6.6 boards and 2.6 assists, shooting 48.5% from the field and 39.1% from downtown, with 1.5 made 3-pointers per contest.

Trail Blazers Leaders

  • Per game, Jerami Grant provides the Trail Blazers 21.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.8 assists. He also averages 0.8 steals and 0.6 blocks.
  • Anfernee Simons' numbers on the season are 22.9 points, 3.6 rebounds and 5.5 assists per contest. He is making 43.1% of his shots from the floor and 38.9% from beyond the arc, with an average of 3.4 treys.
  • Deandre Ayton's numbers on the season are 14.7 points, 10.8 rebounds and 1.7 assists per contest. He is making 56.9% of his shots from the floor.
  • Toumani Camara averages 7.3 points, 5.0 boards and 1.1 assists. He is making 43.7% of his shots from the field.
  • Scoot Henderson averages 12.9 points, 2.9 boards and 4.7 assists. He is draining 37.6% of his shots from the floor and 30.8% from 3-point range, with 1.2 triples per game.

Celtics vs. Trail Blazers Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jrue Holiday: Questionable (Knee), Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Jayson Tatum: Questionable (Ankle), Kristaps Porzingis: Questionable (Hamstring), Derrick White: Questionable (Hand)
  • Trail Blazers Injuries: Jerami Grant: Questionable (Hamstring), Jabari Walker: Questionable (Hip), Malcolm Brogdon: Out (Illness), Robert Williams III: Out (Knee), Shaedon Sharpe: Out (Abdomen)