Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics Matchup 4/14/2024

In a game featuring one of the sputtering squads in the NBA, the Washington Wizards (15-66) face the Boston Celtics (63-18) at TD Garden on April 14, 2024. The Wizards have lost five in a row and are 2-8 in their past 10 games. They enter this matchup as underdogs by 9.5 points. The matchup's over/under is 224.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
32-35-0 17-16-0 15-19-0
34-33-1 14-16-1 20-17-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 2-2-1 2-1-1 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 8-6-0 3-0-0 5-6-0 1-3-0 0-1-0 1-2-0
225.5 to 229 10-5-2 7-3-0 3-2-2 3-5-0 2-3-0 1-2-0
229.5 to 235 7-6-0 3-4-0 4-2-0 4-6-0 2-2-0 2-4-0
235.5 to 240 6-4-0 4-3-0 2-1-0 7-11-0 1-6-0 6-5-0
240.5 and over 3-5-0 0-2-0 3-3-0 14-13-1 5-9-0 9-4-1
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
36-28-3 19-13-1 17-15-2
29-38-1 10-21-0 19-17-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 9-7-0 9-7-0 0-0-0 9-7-0 0-0-0 9-7-0
-7 to -10 8-4-1 8-4-1 0-0-0 4-8-1 0-0-0 4-8-1
-3.5 to -6.5 3-2-0 2-2-0 1-0-0 4-2-0 0-1-0 4-1-0
-0.5 to -3 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 4-2-0 2-2-0 2-0-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-5-0 0-0-0 7-5-0 2-2-0 2-2-0 0-0-0
+7 to +10 4-4-2 0-0-0 4-4-2 1-12-0 1-12-0 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 3-2-0 0-0-0 3-2-0 5-4-0 5-4-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 22-11 66.7% 51.5 118.2
Favorite 51-13 79.7% 55.5 120.8
After Losses 12-1 92.3% 65.4 123.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 4-26 13.3% 33.3 113.6
Underdog 9-52 14.8% 45.1 114
After Losses 8-34 19% 47.6 114.5

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.6 26.7 26.6 27.3 27
112.2 29.1 28.4 27.6 27.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
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
Offense Scoring (Away)
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 (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.6 28.1 28.1 28.4 27
113.7 28.8 29.6 28.8 26.5

Boston Celtics Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 BOS 104 @ CLE 105 +8.5 217 42.4% 12 14 39.5% 13 43.3% 11 8 47.6% 8
2/28/24 BOS 117 vs PHI 99 -11.5 231.5 52.7% 37 9 22.7% 14 39.4% 12 8 33.3% 9
2/14/24 BOS 118 @ BKN 110 +8 226.5 51.8% 23 7 40.5% 13 49.4% 26 7 45.5% 12
2/11/24 BOS 110 @ MIA 106 +8 225 50.6% 17 6 41% 9 41.2% 15 14 30% 7
2/8/24 BOS 125 vs ATL 117 -12 244 52.7% 11 6 34.7% 14 42.2% 20 13 31.7% 9

Washington Wizards Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 WAS 112 vs GS 123 +10.5 245.5 49.5% 10 11 34.3% 20 50% 11 9 45.7% 18
2/11/24 WAS 113 vs PHI 119 +5.5 243 48.8% 21 7 38.2% 15 48% 23 13 29.6% 11
2/8/24 WAS 106 vs CLE 114 +11.5 234.5 44.7% 9 12 40% 15 48.9% 22 7 34.3% 14
2/4/24 WAS 112 vs PHO 140 +11 240 49% 17 13 21.9% 18 61.4% 26 9 44% 17
2/1/24 WAS 109 vs LAC 125 +9.5 235.5 46.4% 15 12 31% 13 47% 22 18 40% 8

Wizards vs. Celtics Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, April 14, 2024
  • Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Celtics (-9.5)
  • Total: 224.5

Wizards vs. Celtics Matchup Statistics

  • The Celtics record 120.4 points per game, just 2.5 fewer points than the 122.9 the Wizards give up.
  • The Celtics outscore opponents by 11.3 points per game (scoring 120.4 points per game to rank second in the league while giving up 109.1 per outing to rank fifth in the NBA) and have a +920 scoring differential overall.
  • The Wizards have a -752 scoring differential, falling short by 9.3 points per game. They're putting up 113.6 points per game, 17th in the league, and are allowing 122.9 per outing to rank 30th in the NBA.
  • Boston is scoring 122.9 points per game when playing at home. When playing on the road, it is averaging 118 points per contest.
  • In 2023-24 Washington is scoring 1.7 fewer points per game at home (112.8) than away (114.5).
  • The Celtics have been scoring 115.3 points per game in their last 10 times on the court, an average that's slightly lower than the 120.4 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 campaign.
  • The Wizards have performed worse offensively over their past 10 games, generating 112.9 points per contest, 0.7 fewer points their than season average of 113.6.

Wizards vs. Celtics Previous Meetings

Celtics vs Wizards (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
3/17/2024 Celtics -14.5 226 -1350 +800 130-104 BOS
2/9/2024 Celtics -18 236.5 -2800 +1300 133-129 BOS
10/30/2023 Celtics -10.5 231.5 -520 +390 126-107 BOS
3/28/2023 Celtics -11 222.5 -580 +440 130-111 WAS
11/27/2022 Celtics -8 220.5 -330 +275 130-121 BOS
10/30/2022 Celtics -9.5 222 -425 +340 112-94 BOS

Celtics Leaders

  • Payton Pritchard averages 9.2 points, 3.2 boards and 3.3 assists.
  • Sam Hauser averages 8.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1 assists.
  • Luke Kornet's numbers on the season are 5.2 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1 assists per game, shooting 69.7% from the floor.
  • Xavier Tillman's numbers on the season are 5.3 points, 4 boards and 1.5 assists per contest, shooting 42.5% from the field.
  • Oshae Brissett is averaging 3.7 points, 3 rebounds and 0.8 assists.

Wizards Leaders

  • Per game, Deni Avdija gives the Wizards 14.8 points, 7.3 boards and 3.8 assists. He also averages 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocks.
  • The Wizards get 17.4 points per game from Jordan Poole, plus 2.7 rebounds and 4.4 assists.
  • Corey Kispert averages 13.4 points, 2.8 boards and 1.9 assists. He is making 48.8% of his shots from the field and 38.7% from beyond the arc, with 2.3 triples per game.
  • Jared Butler's numbers on the season are 5.9 points, 1.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists per contest. He is making 48.9% of his shots from the field.
  • The Wizards are getting 5 points, 4.6 boards and 0.6 assists per game from Richaun Holmes.

Wizards vs. Celtics Injury Report

  • Celtics Injuries: Jay Scrubb: Out (Knee), Kristaps Porzingis: Out (Injury Management), Jaylen Brown: Out (Hand), Jayson Tatum: Out (Knee), Jrue Holiday: Out (Knee), Al Horford: Out (Toe), Derrick White: Out (Ankle)
  • Wizards Injuries: Kyle Kuzma: Out (Ankle), Landry Shamet: Out (Calf), Isaiah Livers: Out (Hip), Bilal Coulibaly: Out (Wrist), Tyus Jones: Out (Back), Marvin Bagley III: Out (Knee), Richaun Holmes: Questionable (Toe), Jordan Poole: Questionable (Illness), Anthony Gill: Questionable (Knee), Tristan Vukcevic: Questionable (Ankle)