The Boston Celtics will hit the highway to face the Houston Rockets in NBA action set for Tuesday night.
Tip off time from Houston is set for 8PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The point spread from this pro basketball game has the home side Houston Rockets favored by –11 points with an over under line of 204 1/2 points.
Boston has lost three straight to go to 4-7 on the year after a 106-88 road defeat on Saturday to the Minnesota Timberwolves as a +9 ½ point underdog. The game finished at under 202 ½ points.
The Celtics shot just 39.5% from the floor and made 5 of 18 from three. The team was sloppy with 22 turnovers. Avery Bradley had 27 points and three boards on 12 of 23 shooting. Boston allowed 42.6% shooting to the Timberwolves.
Houston has won two straight to move to 7-4 after a 122-111 home victory on Saturday to the Denver Nuggets as a -8 point betting favorite. The game total finished at over 214 points. Houston went up 63-46 at the half.
The Rockets shot 50.6% from the floor and made 9 of 21 from three. Dwight Howard had 25 points and seven boards on 4 of 6 shooting. Howard was sent to the free throw line 24 times and made 17 shots. On defense Houston allowed Denver 45.5% shooting with 8 of 24 from three.