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    The Philadelphia 76ers are 7.5-point underdogs heading into Game 5 of the second round of the NBA Playoffs against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on Tuesday, starting at 7:30 PM ET on TNT. The series is tied 2-2. The over/under for the matchup is set at 213.5.

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    How do I watch Celtics vs. 76ers

    • Game Day: Tuesday, May 9, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
    • TV Channel: TNT
    • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    • Arena: TD Garden

    Betting Lines for Boston vs. Philadelphia

    Celtics vs 76ers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Celtics -7.5 213.5

    Celtics Betting Stats & Information

    • The Celtics have won 53 of the 74 games they were the moneyline favorite this season (71.6%).
    • Boston has gone 24-9 when playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -306 or shorter (winning 72.7%).
    • So far this season, the Celtics have compiled a 44-35-3 record against the spread.
    • The Celtics have an 18-18-1 record against the spread when favored by 7.5 points or more this season.
    • The average over/under Boston has had in its games this season is 15.9 more points than this particular game’s point total.
    • The teams have hit the over in 43 of the Celtics’ 82 games with a set total.

    Philadelphia Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the 76ers have won 13 out of the 26 games, or 50%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
    • Philadelphia has a record of 2-1 when it is set as the underdog by +246 or more by sportsbooks this season.
    • The 76ers have compiled a 48-34-0 record against the spread this season.
    • The 76ers have an ATS record of 3-0 when playing as at least 7.5-point underdogs.
    • The average point total for Philadelphia this season is 12.6 points higher than this game’s over/under.
    • Games involving the 76ers have hit the over 44 times this season.

    Celtics vs. 76ers Season Stat Comparison

    Celtics Rank Celtics AVG 76ers AVG 76ers Rank
    4th 117.9 Points Scored 115.2 14th
    4th 111.4 Points Allowed 110.9 3rd
    7th 45.3 Rebounds 40.9 26th
    20th 9.7 Off. Rebounds 8.7 27th
    2nd 16 3pt Made 12.6 11th
    7th 26.7 Assists 25.2 16th
    7th 12.7 Turnovers 12.8 9th

    Celtics vs. 76ers Injury Updates

    Celtics

    Name Game Status Injury

    76ers

    Name Game Status Injury
    Joel Embiid Questionable Knee

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Boston Celtics Leaders

    • The Celtics get 30.1 points, 8.8 rebounds and 4.6 assists from Jayson Tatum.
    • Marcus Smart contributes with 3.1 boards and 6.3 assists per game in addition to his 11.5 PPG scoring average.
    • Tatum leads active Celtics in three-point shooting, making an average of 3.2 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Philadelphia 76ers Leaders

    • Joel Embiid’s averages this season include 33.1 points, 10.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game.
    • James Harden adds 21 points, 6.1 rebounds and 10.7 assists per game to the team’s offensive output.
    • Harden hits 2.8 three-pointers per game.

    Recent Performance

    Celtics

    Celtics Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Celtics Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Hawks 120-114 Yes Home -4.5 224.5 -193 162 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/7/2023 Raptors 121-102 No Home +2 223 109 -130 Playoffs Yes Push
    4/5/2023 Raptors 97-93 Push Home 0 223 -114 -103 Playoffs Yes Under
    4/4/2023 76ers 103-101 No Away +3.5 227 136 -159 Playoffs Yes Under
    3/31/2023 Jazz 122-114 Yes Home -13.5 232 -981 629 Playoffs No Over

    76ers

    76ers Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total 76ers Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    4/9/2023 Nets 134-105 No Away +1 218.5 -100 -119 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/7/2023 Hawks 136-131 No Away +11.5 235.5 473 -661 Playoffs Yes Over
    4/6/2023 Heat 129-101 Yes Home -2 219.5 -134 113 Playoffs No Over
    4/4/2023 Celtics 103-101 Yes Home -3.5 227 -159 136 Playoffs No Under
    4/2/2023 Bucks 117-104 No Away +5.5 236 175 -212 Playoffs No Under
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