Celtics vs. Heat Player Props | Jayson Tatum | Friday

By Claudio Fortuna | May 27, 2022 9:00 AM

The Boston Celtics host the Miami Heat on Friday May 27th, 8:40pm ET at TD Garden. The Miami Heat are the underdog in the matchup, with a consensus moneyline of +320.

As favorite, the moneyline for the Boston Celtics is -420. The Celtics are a 8.5-point favorite. The over/under is set at 201 points.

In the last 5 matchups between the Celtics and Heat, the Celtics won three times and the Heat won twice. Their most recent matchup on May 25, 2022 ended 93-80 with the Boston Celtics taking the win.

Jayson Tatum Season Stats

  • Jayson Tatum averages 26.9 points, 4.4 assists, 8.0 rebounds, and 1.0 steals per contest.
  • Tatum’s points line for tonight’s matchup vs. Miami Heat is set at 27.5 which is 0.6 more than than his season average of 26.9.
  • Tatum’s assists line for tonight’s matchup vs. Miami Heat is set at 5.5 which is 1.1 more than than his season average of 4.4.
  • Jayson Tatum is 61 of 92 in the Under Assists market, winning 66.3% of the time.
  • Tatum’s rebounds line for tonight’s matchup vs. Miami Heat is set at 6.5 which is 1.5 less than than his season average of 8.0.

Jayson Tatum Notable Teammates

Jayson Tatum 26.9 8.0 4.4 3.0 35.3% 45.3%
Grant Williams 7.8 3.6 1.0 1.4 41.1% 47.5%
Marcus Smart 12.1 3.8 5.9 1.7 33.1% 41.8%
Al Horford 10.2 7.7 3.4 1.3 33.6% 46.7%
Jaylen Brown 23.6 6.1 3.5 2.5 35.8% 47.3%

Jayson Tatum Stats vs. Miami

  • Tatum is averaging 17.7 points per game against the Heat, 9.8 less than his point prop bet total for this game (27.5).
  • Jayson Tatum has scored 29+ points in six of his last nine appearances after playing 40+ minutes in the Celtics’ last game.
  • Tatum averages 8.33 rebounds per game against the Heat. That is 1.83 more than his prop total (6.5) for this game.
  • Tatum averages 4.3 assists in matchups with the Heat, 1.2 less than his prop bet total for this game.

Miami Heat Stat Rankings

Avg Per Game Rank
Points Scored 110.0 17
Points Allowed 105.6 4
Assists Allowed 23.3 4
Rebounds Allowed 41.7 2

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