|Game||Boston Celtics vs Memphis Grizzlies|
|Date & Time||Wednesday January 22, 2020, 7:30 PM (EST)|
TD Garden Legends Way, Dock Square, West End, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 02114, USA
BOS -7 Total 233
The Memphis Grizzlies look to bounce back from a loss when visiting TD Garden to play the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. Memphis fell to 20-23 overall following its 126-116 loss on Monday to the New Orleans Pelicans. Dillon Brooks led Memphis in the loss with 31 points while Jaren Jackson Jr. scored 19 and rookie Ja Morant added 16 points and nine assists.
Ja Morant leads Memphis in scoring and assists with averages of 17.9 points and 7.0 assists per game. Jonas Valanciunas is the leading rebounder with an average of 10.1 per game. Jaren Jackson Jr. is the second leading scorer for Memphis with an average of 17.8 points per game. Six players for Memphis are averaging double-figures in scoring.
Boston looks for a second straight victory on Wednesday when hosting the Grizzlies. The Celtics improved to 28-14 overall following their 139-107 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday. The win moved Boston to within a half-game of Atlantic division-leading Toronto. Jayson Tatum led the Celtics in the win over the Lakers with 27 points while Kemba Walker scored 20.
Kemba Walker leads Boston in scoring and assists with averages of 22.1 points and 5.0 per game. Enes Kanter is the leading rebounder for the Celtics with an average of 8.2 per game. Jayson Tatum is the second leading scorer for Boston with an average of 21.5 points per game. The Celtics have 5 players averaging double figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- Memphis is 6-2 ATS in its last 8
- The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Grizzlies last 5
- Boston is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 following a win straight up
- The OVER has cashed in each of the Celtics last 4
Boston is coming off a rout of the Los Angeles Lakers in which they beat the top team in the Western Conference by 32 points. However, the Celtics could face a letdown following that win, as Boston has failed to cover 5 of its last 7 following a win straight up. Memphis has failed to cover 5 of the last 7 head-to-head with Boston but has covered 16 of the last 20 played at TD Garden in Boston. Final Score Prediction, Boston Celtics win but fall short ATS 116-114.