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Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers meet at Wells Fargo Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Celtics as -9-point favorites versus the 76ers, while the game's total opened at 207.

Philadelphia was a 96-87 winner in its last match on the road against the Magic. They covered the +7-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 183 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Boston was a 110-101 winner in its last match at home against the Bulls. They covered the -3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 211 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Boston:
Team record: 23-21 SU,22-20-2 ATS
Boston is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games

Philadelphia:
Team record: 6-38 SU,20-23-1 ATS
Philadelphia is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Philadelphia is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 9 games

Next up:
Boston at Washington Monday, January 25
Philadelphia home to Phoenix Tuesday, January 26