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    Pacers vs. Celtics odds, line: Proven NBA model reveals picks for Game 2 of Eastern Conference Finals

    The SportsLine Projection Model has locked in its best bets for Game 2 of Indiana vs. Boston on Thursday
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    The Boston Celtics will look to take a commanding 2-0 lead when they take on the Indiana Pacers in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference Finals series on Thursday. Boston drew first blood with a 133-128 overtime win on Tuesday. Tip-off from TD Garden in Boston is set for 8 p.m. ET.

    Boston is a 8.5-point favorite and the over/under for total points scored is 225.5 in the latest Pacers vs. Celtics odds from SportsLine consensus (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page). Before you make any Celtics vs. Pacers picks, you NEED to see what the SportsLine Projection Model has to say.

    The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times and has returned well over $10,000 in profit for $100 players on its top-rated NBA picks over the past five-plus seasons. The model entered the conference finals in the 2024 NBA playoffs on a sizzling 94-61 roll on all top-rated NBA picks this season, returning more than $2,800. Anyone following has seen HUGE returns!

    The model knows Boston small forward Jayson Tatum's string of double-doubles continued on Tuesday, when he scored 36 points, while grabbing 12 rebounds. In 11 postseason games, he has registered eight double-doubles and one triple-double. He is averaging 25.4 points, 10.5 rebounds, 5.6 assists and 1.2 steals in 39.2 minutes. He has dominated the Pacers this season. In four regular-season games against them, he averaged 32.5 points, 11 rebounds and 5.8 assists in 35 minutes.

    It is also aware Indiana power forward Pascal Siakam asserted himself once again as a dominant force in Game 1. In 42 minutes of action against the Celtics, he scored 24 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and added seven assists for his third double-double of the postseason. It was his first one since scoring 37 points, grabbing 11 rebounds and dishing out six assists in a 125-108 first-round Game 2 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on April 23. In 14 postseason games, he is averaging 21.3 points, 7.9 rebounds and 3.8 assists in 35.4 minutes.

    The model has simulated Pacers vs. Celtics 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning Over on the point total, and it also says one side of the spread hits almost 60% of the time!

    Who wins Pacers vs. Celtics, and which side of the spread hits almost 60% of the time? ... Join SportsLine right now to find out which side of the spread you should be all over, all from the model on a 94-61 roll on top-rated NBA picks!

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    SportsLine Staff

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