Friday, November 27, 2015
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The Washington Wizards travel to TD Garden to play the Boston Celtics on Friday, November 27, 2015. The opening line for this game has Boston as 4 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 207.5.
The Wizards come into this game with an overall record of 6-6 and a road record of 3-3. They are 4th in the Southeast Division. They currently have a point differential of -4 as they are averaging 102.4 points per game while giving up 106.4 per contest. The Celtics have an overall record of 8-7 and a home record of 5-4. They currently are 2nd in the Atlantic Division. They are averaging 101.9 points per game and surrendering 98.1, good for a point differential of 3.8.
John Wall comes into this contest averaging 16.5 points per game while playing 32.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Wizards. He pulls down 3.5 rebounds per game and dishes out 7.9 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 41% while his free throw percentage is currently at 75%. Bradley Beal averages 20 points per game in 34.3 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.3 assists per contest and 4.2 rebounds per game for Washington. His field goal percentage is 46% for the year while his free throw percentage is 73%.
Isaiah Thomas averages 21.2 points per game while playing 30.5 minutes per contest this year for the Celtics. He grabs 1.9 rebounds per game and has 6.1 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage currently is at 86%. Avery Bradley averages 15.4 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 29.3 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.8 rebounds per contest and 2.1 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 46% and his free throw percentage is 68%.
Washington averages 102.4 points per contest this season which ranks them 9th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is -4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 13th. Behind the arc they shoot 36% which is good for 12th in the league. They average 50.6 rebounds per game and 22.6 assists per game which ranks them 25th and 8th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 24th with 16.3 per game. The Wizards allow 106.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 27th in the league. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 40% average from behind the arc ranking them 27th and 28th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 52.2 rebounds a game which ranks 12th and they give up 24.2 assists per contest which puts them in 28th place in the league. They force 16.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 5th in the league.
Boston averages 101.9 points per game this year which ranks them 11th in the league. Their average scoring margin is 3.8 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them sitting in the 22nd spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 22nd in the NBA. They average 52.9 rebounds per game and 23.9 assists per contest which ranks them 18th and 6th respectively. In the turnover department the Celtics rank 25th with 16.4 per game. The Celtics allow 98.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 9th in the league. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the arc ranking them 10th and 14th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 54.3 rebounds a game which ranks 23rd and they give up 20.1 assists per contest which puts them in 7th place in the league. The Celtics force 19.3 turnovers per game which ranks them 1st in the NBA.
Washington Wizards Betting Trends
The Washington Wizards are 5-7-0 against the spread
The Washington Wizards are 8-4-0 against the over/under
Boston Celtics Betting Trends
The Boston Celtics are 7-8-0 against the spread
The Boston Celtics are 7-7-1 against the over/under
Washington Wizards Injuries
11/06/15 F Martell Webster Hip out for season
10/26/15 G Alan Anderson Ankle out indefinitely
Boston Celtics Injuries
11/23/15 PG Marcus Smart Leg out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Washington
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