NBA Pro Basketball Sports Betting Match up Previews for Saturday

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The NBA playoffs second round action has a couple of Game 3’s on the schedule from the Eastern conference on Saturday May 5th to the satisfaction of pro basketball bettors worldwide.

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It all gets underway at 5PM Eastern Time on ESPN TV as the Philadelphia 76ers will host the Boston Celtics. The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the home side Philadelphia 76ers favored by -9 points with the over under line set at 206 points. Boston goes up 2-0 in this series by winning the first two games on their home court. In Game 2 the 76ers jumped out to the 22 point lead in the second quarter. Boston rallied to cut the deficit by five points at the half. Celtics jumped out in the second half by outscoring Philadelphia 28-19 in the third quarter. Boston had a good night shooting threes in the win connecting on 15 of 36. Terry Rozier and Jayson Tatum combined for 41 points and 6 of 13 from three point range. Philadelphia had a tough night from the field making 43.5%. Ben Simmons took only four shots and finished with one point. Joel Embiid did not have a sharp night going 8 of 22.

On ABC TV at 8:30PM Eastern Time the Cleveland Cavaliers are home to the Toronto Raptors. Cleveland is lined as a -4 ½ point favorite with the total set at 216 points. Cleveland continued their dominance of the Toronto Raptors as they take the 2-0 series lead winning Game 2 by the score of 128-110. It now marks eight straight times that the Cavaliers have beaten the Raptors in the playoffs. Lebron James had another monster game with 43 points and 8 rebounds hitting on 19 of 28 shots. The supporting cast continued their solid work in this series with Kevin Love pouring in 31 points. For the game the Cavs shot 59.5%. Toronto lost despite hitting 54.3% with 12 of 30 from three. Cleveland like they did in Game 1 limited their turnovers finishing with only three for Game 2. Toronto could only get to the free throw line 11 times in their loss.

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