San Antonio Spurs at Boston Celtics Matchup 1/17/2024

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SA 98 @ BOS 117

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SA 98 @ BOS 117

TD Garden, Final

The Boston Celtics (31-9) are 15-point favorites over the San Antonio Spurs (7-32) on January 17, 2024 at TD Garden. It's a matchup featuring one of the highest-scoring teams in the league (Celtics, fifth in points scored per game) versus one of the poorest defensively (Spurs, 26th in points allowed). The matchup has an over/under set at 238 points.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
21-17-1 13-5-0 8-12-1
22-19-0 12-8-0 10-11-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-1-1 1-1-1 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 1-4-0 1-2-0 0-2-0 5-4-0 3-0-0 2-4-0
225.5 to 229 3-4-0 1-3-0 2-1-0 5-4-1 5-3-0 0-1-1
229.5 to 235 5-5-1 1-1-1 4-4-0 4-3-0 1-1-0 3-2-0
235.5 to 240 4-5-0 2-2-0 2-3-0 4-2-0 3-1-0 1-1-0
240.5 and over 3-4-0 2-2-0 1-2-0 3-3-0 0-0-0 3-3-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
16-23-1 7-11-1 9-12-0
22-17-2 13-6-1 9-11-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 4-4-0 0-0-0 4-4-0 6-4-0 6-4-0 0-0-0
-7 to -10 2-6-0 0-0-0 2-6-0 6-0-1 6-0-1 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 2-2-0 1-2-0 1-0-0
-0.5 to -3 3-0-0 2-0-0 1-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
0 to 3 1-4-1 0-4-1 1-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0
+3.5 to +6.5 2-3-0 2-3-0 0-0-0 4-5-0 0-0-0 4-5-0
+7 to +10 2-3-0 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-2-1 0-0-0 2-2-1
+10.5 or more 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 4-16 20% 45 108.4
Underdog 4-32 11.1% 37.5 110.7
After Losses 7-25 21.9% 53.1 111.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 19-0 100% 65.8 124.4
Favorite 30-8 78.9% 55.3 120.9
After Win 25-9 73.5% 47.1 119.6

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
117.9 29.9 29.6 29.1 29.3
108.3 27.4 27.9 28.1 24.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
116.4 29.5 29.4 29.2 28.3
119.8 30.2 30.1 30.8 28.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.9 29.4 27.9 27.2 26.4
115.4 28.7 30 29.1 27.6
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.7 27.7 28.2 29.1 26.7
100.2 24.7 25.5 26.1 23.9

San Antonio Spurs Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/15/24 SA 99 @ ATL 109 -8.5 246 40% 17 9 26.2% 17 43% 21 13 34.2% 16
1/11/24 SA 130 @ DET 108 +3 239.5 52.1% 27 10 33.3% 5 45.8% 13 9 31.2% 10
1/7/24 SA 115 @ CLE 117 -10.5 232 47.7% 22 8 37.8% 11 48.9% 21 12 37.2% 16
1/5/24 SA 121 vs MIL 125 +10.5 248.5 48.4% 17 10 35% 11 53.3% 19 8 35.3% 14
1/3/24 SA 98 @ MEM 106 -11 237 42.4% 23 6 32.3% 14 46.2% 25 8 31.6% 15

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/16/24 BOS 105 @ TOR 96 +6.5 240.5 40.2% 25 5 41% 12 40% 21 9 12.5% 7
1/14/24 BOS 145 vs HOU 113 -15 226.5 53.7% 25 10 51.1% 11 40.4% 30 15 23.3% 12
1/12/24 BOS 102 @ MIL 135 -2 243 37.4% 30 6 25.7% 6 56.5% 16 12 42.9% 9
1/11/24 BOS 127 vs MIN 120 -10.5 227.5 43.3% 31 7 40.4% 8 46.3% 20 8 41.2% 9
1/9/24 BOS 131 @ IND 133 +3.5 246 52.2% 29 13 48.6% 15 52.7% 22 9 47.5% 13

Spurs vs. Celtics Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Celtics (-15)
  • Total: 238

Spurs vs. Celtics Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics score just 0.4 fewer points per game (121) than the Spurs give up (121.4).
  • The Celtics' +391 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 9.7 points per game) is a result of scoring 121 points per game (fifth in the NBA) while giving up 111.3 per outing (fifth in the league).
  • The Spurs are being outscored by 9.2 points per game, with a -356 scoring differential overall. They put up 112.2 points per game (23rd in NBA), and give up 121.4 per contest (26th in league).
  • Offensively Boston has performed better in home games this season, putting up 124.4 points per game, compared to 118 per game in away games.
  • At home, San Antonio scores 116.3 points per game. Away, it averages 108.4.
  • The Celtics have seen an uptick in scoring recently, racking up 123.1 points per game in their last 10 contests, 2.1 points more than the 121 they've scored this year.
  • The Spurs have fared better offensively over their past 10 games, compiling 116.1 points per contest, 3.9 more than their season average of 112.2.

Spurs vs. Celtics Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Spurs (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/31/2023 Celtics -14.5 241 -1200 +750 134-101 BOS
3/26/2023 Celtics -17 232 -1650 +950 137-93 BOS
1/7/2023 Celtics -14.5 234 -1250 +800 121-116 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Jayson Tatum averages 27 points, 8.4 boards and 4.4 assists.
  • Jaylen Brown averages 23.2 points, 5.1 rebounds and 3.6 assists.
  • Derrick White is averaging 15.8 points, 4.8 assists and 3.9 boards.
  • Jrue Holiday's numbers on the season are 13.1 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game, shooting 45.5% from the floor and 40.8% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.9 made treys.
  • Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 19.1 points, 2 assists and 6.8 rebounds.

Spurs Leaders

  • Victor Wembanyama's numbers on the season are 19.6 points, 10.3 rebounds and 3 assists per contest. He is also sinking 45.9% of his shots from the floor and 29.2% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.4 triples.
  • Keldon Johnson's numbers on the season are 17.2 points, 6 boards and 3.6 assists per game. He is sinking 44.6% of his shots from the field and 34.6% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.9 treys.
  • Devin Vassell averages 17.6 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.2 assists. He is making 45.4% of his shots from the field and 36.1% from 3-point range, with 2.5 treys per contest.
  • Jeremy Sochan's numbers on the season are 11.3 points, 5.6 rebounds and 3.9 assists per contest. He is sinking 43.5% of his shots from the field and 37.5% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1 triples.
  • The Spurs receive 9.1 points per game from Tre Jones, plus 3 rebounds and 5.1 assists.

Spurs vs. Celtics Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Jrue Holiday: Questionable (Elbow), Kristaps Porzingis: Questionable (Knee), Derrick White: Questionable (Ankle)
  • Spurs Injuries: Charles Bassey: Out (Left Knee), Sidy Cissoko: Out (Ankle), Zach Collins: Out (Ankle)