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Milwaukee has bounced back from a stretch when it lost five out of six games. The Bucks (6-6) have notched consecutive wins and will be looking to extend that streak at Boston on Friday night. The Celtics (5-6) have won three of their last four games, beating Toronto on Wednesday.

Tipoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET. Milwaukee is favored by two points in the latest Celtics vs. Bucks odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 213.5. Before entering any Bucks vs. Celtics picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times and has returned over $9,000 in profit on its top-rated NBA picks over the past three-plus seasons. The model enters Week 4 of the 2021-22 NBA season up over $500 on all top-rated NBA picks this season. It’s also on a stunning 110-73 roll on top-rated NBA picks against the spread that dates back to last season. Anyone following it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Celtics vs. Bucks. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Bucks vs. Celtics:

  • Celtics vs. Bucks spread: Bucks -2
  • Celtics vs. Bucks over-under: 214 points
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What you need to know about the Celtics

Boston has now won three of its last four games, including a 104-88 win over Toronto on Wednesday. The Celtics lost to the Raptors by 32 points earlier this season, so it was an impressive turnaround. They have now held three of their last four opponents under 90 points.

Star guard Jaylen Brown is going to be out again due to his hamstring strain, but the Celtics have found a way to make things work without him. They had six players score in double figures against Toronto. Boston has covered the spread in four of its last five games, so the market appears to be overreacting to Brown’s absence.

What you need to know about the Bucks

Milwaukee went through a rough patch during the last few weeks, going 1-5 in a six-game stretch. The Bucks have recovered, though, winning their last two games heading into this contest. They beat Philadelphia and New York by a combined 21 points.

Khris Middleton (protocols) and Brook Lopez (back) are expected to remain out on Friday, but Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 15 points and grabbed 15 rebounds against the Knicks. He’s listed as probable (ankle). Guard Pat Connaughton knocked down a career-high seven 3-pointers, leading the team with 23 points. The Bucks have held six of their last seven opponents to under 110 points.

How to make Celtics vs. Bucks picks

The model is leaning over on the total, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Bucks vs. Celtics? And which side of the spread hits well over 50 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to find out, all from the model that has crushed its NBA picks

Source: CBSSports.com

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