Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions
Kings who didn’t have a particularly good 2019 season, have once again found themselves in a sticky position whereas the Celtics have looked sorted and attacking as the tournament progressed.
The game is scheduled to be held on 4th February in the Golden 1 Center at 8.30 am IST. Despite the fact that the Celtics have the momentum going into this game, the Kings have a small winning streak going on that might prove to be the leveler in this rivalry.
Here is the summary of Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions
Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to watch out
Harrison Barnes who is the small forward in the side with an exceptional rating of 87 and average of 16.9 points in every outing so far.
Deaaron Fox who is the point guard has a rating of 79 has a 3-pointer conversion of 35% so far. He has also averaged 22.1 points in this period.
Hassan Whiteside who plays as the center and power forward has a field goal percentage of 58.2 and a free throw percentage of 52.8 in 13 games.
Buddy Hield who has played at the guard position is a seasoned NBA player with an average of 16.2 points and field goal conversion of 38.7% in this season.
Kemba Walker who is the point guard in the side is still healing from his knee surgery. He is struggling to get back to the top after an underwhelming performance last night. Jaylen Brown has been the X-factor who has averaged 27.1 points this season.
Marcus Smart who is the guard has a rating of 82 along with a 3-pointer conversion of 31.1% so far. Jayson Tatum who plays as the small forward and power forward has a field goal percentage of 48.4 and a free throw percentage of 83.3 in 13 games this season. He has also averaged 7 rebounds per game during the same time.
Daniel Theis who has played at the center position has tons of experience in NBA with an average of 9.7 points and 1.2 assists in his career.
Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent form
The Kings’ has been a complete roller-coaster ride, marred with extraordinary wins and abysmal performances.
They got a much-needed head start with three important wins in the first 4 games. Their campaign took a big hit with three defeats against Rockets and Warriors. This lack of consistency has affected their progress big time.
In the last 5 games, they have secured victories against Knicks, Magic, Raptors and Pelicans in addition to the loss against Heat. If they have to get back to top 5, it is important for them to defeat a competitive team like Celtics.
Celtics seemed to be riding on the momentum from the 2019-20 NBA season. Initially, things didn’t look favorable with just two wins in four games. But they seem to tighten the screw after initial hiccups as they went 5-1 in the next six games.
Barring that loss to Pistons in 1st week of January, the Boston based club dispatched quality teams like Raptors, Heat and Wizards without breaking much sweat. But they have once again caught a roadblock with defeats to Knicks, 76ers and Spurs.
They were involved in a tight clash with Lakers where they snatched defeat from the jaws of an important triumph.
Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head:
Regular season (303 games): Celtics – 186 wins, Kings – 117 wins.
Playoffs played (17 games): Celtics – 11 wins, Kings – 6 wins.
Previous meeting: Celtics won 103-102 on 25th Nov 2019 in a regular season fixture.
Bolton Celtics vs Sacramento Kings NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted winner
The odds and predictions for this thrilling clash will be updated as and when the game day approaches. The teams that are competing in this particular game are not considered to be the favorite ones but can give a run for your money on their day.
According to BettingExpert, the Raptors have the 3rd best chance in the Atlantic region of the Eastern conference while the Sacramento Kings are one of the top 5 favorites in the pacific region. On the other hand, the 2019 Eastern conference finalists are tipped to win the NBA championship as the 7th favorites, based on SMarkets.