The LA Lakers have booked their NBA finals berth after defeating the Denver Nuggets by 4-1 in the Western Conference finals. In the Eastern conference, the battle is between Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics. The Heat currently lead the seven match series by 3-2 and they would aim to close out the series in the sixth game.
We bring some betting tips for you on the basis of current form, stats, players to watch out for. These tips can help in knowing which team will hold the advantage over the other.
The Miami Heat are in prolifice form as they won the first conference round against the Indiana Pacers by 4-0. Subsequently, they carried their form against the Milwaukee Bucks as they defeated them by 4-1.
On the other hand, Boston Celtics thrashed the Philadelphia 76ers by 4-0 in the first conference round. However, the Celtics had to work hard in the semifinals against the defending champions Toronto Raptors as they won by 4-3.
Heat will have the lead advantage on their side.
Head to head:
Total matches – 123, Won by Miami Heat: 48, Won by Boston Celtics – 75.
In playoff stages:
Total matches: 22, Won by Miami Heat: 12, Won by Boston Celtics – 10.
Players to watch out for:
For the Miami Heat, Jimmy Butler, Bam Abedayo and Tyler Herro will hold the key. Butler will aim to bring his best to the table for the Heat.
On the other hand, Jayson Tatum and Kemba Walker will be the crucial players for the Boston Celtics.
The Heat have looked a better side but the Boston Celtics were able to keep themselves afloat in the series after winning the last game. The Celtics would aim to take it to the final game.