Philadelphia vs Boston. Prediction for the NBA match

Philadelphia have won the previous two games. Will the Sixers be able to succeed in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Round of 16 series against Boston on May 12, and what bets should they choose?

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Philadelphia vs Boston


Philadelphia defeated Boston (116:115, 115:103) in the last two games and took the lead in the quarterfinal playoff series (3-2). In the game on May 10 on the road, Joel Embiid became the most productive in the Pennsylvania team, who recorded 33 points in his asset. Tyrese Maxey scored 30 points, James Harden scored a double-double (17 points, ten assists).

Philadelphia finished third in the East in the regular season. The participation in the upcoming match of Embiid, whose knee is injured, is questionable.


Boston finished second in the East in the regular season. On May 10, Jason Tatum was the Celtics' best player with a double-double (36 points, 10 rebounds). Jaylen Brown scored 24 points.

The team of Joe Mazzulla, in general, is approaching the match with a combat squad. In the infirmary of the team is only the bench player Danilo Gallinari.

Philadelphia vs Boston

Philadelphia vs Boston facts

  • Embiid's point total is over 33.5 - Embiid averages 33.1 points per game;
  • Tatum's point total over 29.5 - Tatum averages 30.1 per game.

Game Totals Prediction

Philadelphia averages 114 points in home games, Boston 115 away. Head-to-head meetings are often successful. In the previous three out of four playoff matches, the mark of 225 points was overcome. We expect that this time basketball players will please with an attacking game.

Our prediction is over 215.5 points with 2.15 overtime in Mostbet.

Analysts of bookmakers consider "Boston" the clear favorite of the upcoming match. You can agree with them. The Celtics will end the season if they lose. There is no doubt that the team from Massachusetts will make every effort to even the score in the series, which is played up to four wins.

Our prediction is a victory for Boston with a handicap (-2.5) points for 1.88.

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