The Celtics have taken the first two games of this series by a combined 38 points. The Cavs are -41 with LeBron James on the court. JR Smith has scored four points.

So naturally, the Celtics are a 6-point underdog tonight.

Wait, what?

 

Yes, despite Boston’s two convincing performances to start the series, sportsbooks are still giving a significant edge to the Cavs in Game 3 (8:30 p.m. ET). As you might expect, sharps have had something to say about that.

All data as of 11 a.m. ET. For live info, check out our NBA live odds page.


Access Premium Insights

Unlock this article and get unlimited access to all of the data-driven analysis from the sharpest minds in sports betting and daily fantasy sports.

Start Your Free TrialAlready a Sports Action member? Sign in
Credit:

LeBron James (right) and Jaylen Brown (left). Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports