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Boston at Washington (01/22/2014)

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Author: [Pro Basketball] Topic: Boston at Washington (01/22/2014)
Covers PM Covers
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Posted: 1/21/2014 1:35:14 AM

Away:  Boston [21-21-1 ATS]
Home:  Washington [21-19 ATS]

Game Time: 7:00 PM
Stadium: Verizon Center

Recent Meetings:
12/21/13 - WAS 106 vs. BOS 99

Team Leaders:

Points: Jeff Green (15.7)
Assists: Rajon Rondo (4.3)
Rebounds: Jared Sullinger (7.8)

Points: John Wall (20.0)
Assists: John Wall (8.5)
Rebounds: Marcin Gortat (8.7)

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surmountall PM surmountall
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Posted: 1/21/2014 9:21:57 PM
Since when.. Is jordan playing for the wizards or something .. I know Boston is terrible but dang I believe they'll try to win after losing so many the  finally get a team that they can may steal a win over..

Wacky Wednesday  take the points and take the money line
Blackballer PM Blackballer
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Posted: 1/22/2014 9:30:10 AM
Boston plays well versus Washington. Taking the points here wouldn't be that unreasonable I dont have the precise numbers but look it up in all the game preview sections.

Over 194 my pick
Blackballer PM Blackballer
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Posted: 1/22/2014 12:40:16 PM
I read on Rotoworld that Rajon Rondo may not play tonight versus Washington because he continues to recover from his knee surgery (precaution).
He was 0-8 yesterday in the game versus the Heat. Guess that won't effect the much.

If Rondo doesn't play Phil Pressey (knew to me) will start for him. Boston's backcourt is really banged up with Jerryd Bayless out 7-10 days. And now Avery Bradley's status is not sure since he sprained his knee yesterday. He is not expected to play vs Washtington according to Rotoworld.com.
With that in mind putting Washington as a -8 favorite makes a little more sense.
Ogcush81 PM Ogcush81
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Posted: 1/22/2014 1:50:05 PM
I'm from Boston, love the celtics but the have no chance wizards cover
BostonForever PM BostonForever
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Posted: 1/22/2014 3:06:49 PM
Yes as much as I can say I love all Boston sports teams, the Celtics are by far the weakest. Rebuilding won't take overnight either. I'm not even convinced Rondo will make the adjustment of being the franchise player their hoping for. Alot of issues to be dealt with. The Celtics are at least 4 blockbuster trades away from even getting a look at a deep run in the playoffs. It saddens me to see such a "once"dominant franchise fall so hard so fast. I have confidence that Boston will be strong once again but it will be in years to come. 
                      WASHINGTON COVERS !!!!
geotrader PM geotrader
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Posted: 1/22/2014 6:24:51 PM
Wizards.  Tired Celtics legs play a factor.  
Davidscott40 PM Davidscott40
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Posted: 1/22/2014 8:13:30 PM
Shocking game at half.....Celtics are bad put they play hard every night.  Wizards players should be embarrassed...but they aren't.
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