NBA betting fans may look first to Boston but they should also consider the recent online basketball betting improvement of Sacramento since the firing of coach Reggie Theus. The Boston Celtics have been a solid NBA betting prospect in December as they got the cash in 6 out of 9 games to start the month.
Boston had a road NBA betting mark of 6-5 against the spread with 6 of the 11 games going under the total. Boston had an overall NBA betting record of 25-2 straight up and 15-12 against the NBA betting lines. The Celtics are strong on both sides of the court for coach Doc Rivers as they rank 8th overall on offense and 2nd overall on defense.
As a NBA betting chalk the Celtics were 13-12 against the board. Boston has continued its excellence and balanced play from last year's championship season with help from several sources. Ray Allen led the team in scoring with an average of 19 points per game.
Rajon Rondo led in assists with 7.6 per game. Kevin Garnett led the Celtics in rebounds with an average of over 9 per game. Paul Pierce was yet another strong contributor to the online basketball betting fortunes of Boston. The Sacramento Kings are one of the least popular teams on the NBA betting board but have picked up their play as of late.
The Kings went on a NBA betting run from December 9 through December 20 in which they were 5-2 against the spread. Sacramento had an overall online basketball betting mark of just 7-21 straight up but a break even 14-14 against the NBA betting lines.
The Kings got the cash in 3 of their first 4 games on the NBA betting board after the dismissal of Theus. As a NBA betting dog Sacramento was 10-11 against the spread. At home this season the Kings were 6-8 against the spread with 8 of those 14 games going under the total.
From November 29 through December 20 the Kings went on a NBA betting stretch in which they went under the total in 7 out of 10 games.
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