Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Predictions, Statistics and Analysis

Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Predictions, Statistics and Analysis
Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Prediction and Odds: The host Boston Celtics will be starting as favorites in Game 6 of the NBA finals on Thursday. The latest odds and prediction for this game also favors a win for the host, Boston Celtics.

As expected, it has been a riveting contest so far between the Boston Celtics and the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. The Warriors have managed to take a lead again after an emphatic win in Game 5. They will look to repeat the same brand of basketball on Friday in Game 6 and seal the series.

The Golden State Warriors will be looking to win the season when they face on Thursday in Game 6. The Celtics will have home advantage but the pressure of the finals will be very high as they know a defeat will mean a wait of one more year to win the titles.

Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Odds

PlatformCelticsWarriorsPredicted Winner
OddssharkSpread: -2.5 (-110)Spread: +2.5 (-110)Celtics
SmarketsOdds: 1.58Odds: 2.42Celtics

Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Prediction: Which Bets Are Likely To Go Wrong?

Oddschecker has come up with a number of bets for tonight’s Game 6 between the Warriors and the Celtics. The bets include:

  1. Rebounds
    1. Andrew Wiggings 10+ Rebounds (+176)
    2. Jason Tatum 10+ Rebounds (+176)

In the last 5 games, Andrew Wiggings has had an average of 9.4 rebounds per game while for Tatum, the average has been 7.6. Tatum had a good run in the last 2 games.

2. 3 Pointers

  1. Klay Thompson 5+ 3 Pointers (+170)
  2. Marcus Smart 2.5 3 Pointers (-112)

Klay Thompson has been able to score 5 three points in his last 3 games while Marcus Smart has pegged in 3 3-pointers in his last 5 games.

3. Assists

  1. Stephen Curry 5+ Assists (-205)
  2. Al Horford 2.5 Assists (-164)

Both Curry and Horford have been pretty inconsistent with respect to assists. Curry has had only one game with over 5+ assists while averages 4 assists per game in finals this season. Horford has had 3 games with over 2.5 assists. He averages 4 assists per game in the finals.

Warriors vs Celtic Prediction: Here is why the Celtics will win

The NBA 2021-22 seasons is just two games away from completion and if the Warriors are able to win an away game tonight, then the season will come to an end today. For the Celtics, it is a must-win game as they are down 2-3 in the season after 5 games. If they manage to win tonight, Game 7 will be a blockbuster night. The prediction and betting platforms have pinned their hope on the Celtics. Even we predict a win for the Celtics in tonight’s Game 6. Here are the reasons why the Boston Celtics will win tonight:

  1. One of the main reasons why the Celtics may win tonight will be the home advantage. Fortunately, the Celtics will be hosting the Warriors at home in Game 6. Playing before their home crowd, the Celtics boys will be forced to push themselves harder to avoid a defeat before their home fans. Added to hit, the fans will surely try to make sure their team comes out victorious and force Game 7 to decide the NBA 2021-22 winner.
  2. Celtics’ defense has been one of the best this season. However, in the last game despite a strong show by the defense, the forward seems to have wasted a major chance. In tonight’s game, the Celtics’ defense will have to work to stop Stepn Curry. They were highly successful in the last game when they did not let Curry score even one 3-pointers. It was the first time since November 2018, that Stephen Curry failed to score a 3-pointer in a game, that is after 288 games. Marcus Smart has been key to the Celtics’ defense this year.
  3. The other reason why the Celtics may win tonight is the depth of scoring that the Celtics have. The Celtics’ offense led by Jayson Tatum has been remarkable this season. In the playoffs with an average of over 114 points per game, they are ahead of the teams who have been part of the playoffs this season, including the GSW. The offense of the Boston Celtics comprises the likes of Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, Al Horford, and Grant Williams.

Celtics vs Warriors Game 6 Prediction: Why GSW will find it tough to win

The Golden State Warriors have been one of the most consistent teams this season. They ended their Western Conference run as the No. 3 team with 53 wins and 29 defeats. In their first playoffs, they were up against Denver Nuggets whom they defeated by 4-1, and ended the next leg to clash against Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies could not do much to stop the advancement of Stepn Curry-led side as the seven games series ended in 4-2 in favor of the Warriors.

In the conference finals, they were up against Dallas Mavericks. The Warriors did not find much difficulty in defeating the Mavericks. They won by 4-1 and were crowned the Western Conference champions. In the NBA 2022 finals, they are just one game away from being crowned the champions of this season. The NBA Championship Odds and the NBA Championship Predictions are all speaking the same language, “Warriors 2022 Championship.”

Celtics vs Warriors Game 6 Prediction: Series Stats

StatsBoston CelticsGolden State Warriors
Points Per Game103.0105.2
Rebounds Per Game43.641.2
Assists Per Game25.022.8
Steals Per Game5.89.8
Blocks Per Game5.64.0

Celtics vs Warriors Game 6 Prediction: Postseason 2021-22 Stats

StatsBoston CelticsGolden State Warriors
Points Per Game106.8113.7
Rebounds Per Game42.744.3
Assists Per Game24.727.9
Steals Per Game6.57.3
Blocks Per Game6.45.0

Celtics vs Warriors Game 6 Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Boston Celtics:

PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameAssists Per Game
Jayson TatumSmall Forward26.36.56.2
PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Jaylen BrownShooting Guard22.96.91.1
PositionPoints Per GameAssists Per GameRebounds Per Game
Marcus SmartPoint Guard15.45.94.6

Celtics vs Warriors Game 6 Prediction: Golden State Warriors

PositionPoints Per GameAssists Per GameRebounds Per Game
Stephen CurryPoint Guard26.85.84.9
PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Klay ThompsonShooting Guard19.44.01.0
PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameBlocks Per Game
Andrew WigginsSmall Forward15.96.81.0

Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Prediction and Odds: Journey So Far

Boston CelticsResult
Regular Season2nd position in the Eastern Conference (51-31)
Playoffs Round 14-0 win against the Brooklyn Nets
Eastern Conference Semifinals 4-3 win against the Milwaukee Bucks
Eastern Conference Finals 4-3 win against the Miami Heat
Golden State WarriorsResult
Regular Season3rd position in the Western Conference (53-29)
Playoffs Round 14-1 win against the Denver Nuggets
Western Conference Semifinals 4-2 win against the Memphis Grizzlies
Western Conference Finals 4-1 win against the Dallas Mavericks

Warriors vs Celtics Prediction: History

This is the second meeting of these two sides in the NBA finals. Last time, they locked horns in the championship series of the 1963-64 season. It is regarded as one of the most famous NBA Finals as it was a matchup of two legendary basketball players, Bill Russell (Celtics) and  Wilt Chamberlain (Warriors). The Celtics defeated the Warriors with a series scoreline of 4-2 to win the title.

Overall H2H in NBA Playoffs:

Games: 28 |  Boston Celtics: 18 | Golden State Warriors: 10 

Total NBA Titles:

Boston Celtics: 17 | Golden State Warriors: 6 

Last Meeting: The Boston Celtics lost the Golden State Warriors with a score of 94-104 in Game 5 last Monday. The current series stands at 3-2 in favor of the Warriors.

Celtics vs Warriors Prediction and Odds: Predicted Lineup

Boston Celtics:  Guard – Jaylen Brown | Guard – Marcus Smart |Forward – Jayson Tatum | Forward – Al Horford | Center – Robert Williams III

Golden State Warriors: Guard – Stephen Curry | Guard – Klay Thompson | Forward – Draymond Green | Forward – Andrew Wiggins | Forward – Draymond Green | Center – Kevon Looney

Warriors vs Celtics Game 6 Prediction

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Subhash, Founder of Crowdwisdom360 is an MBA and a Trained Financial Advisor with an extensive background in Forecasting in Financial Services and Politics. He has appeared many times on National TV and has written for a variety of magazines on Wealth Management and Election Strategy.