The Celtics used a strong defensive effort and a big third period to earn a 93-80 win in Game 5. Boston trailed 42-37 at the half but outscored Miami 32-16 the third period to take over the game and eventually grab a 3-2 series lead. The Celtics now have a chance to close out the Heat at home.
Boston is a -435 moneyline favorite to win Game 6 and close out the series. Miami is a moneyline underdog at +330 on DraftKings Sportsbook.
Heat vs. Celtics (Celtics lead 3-2)
Date: Friday, May 27
Start time: 8:30 PM ET
TV channel: ESPN
Live stream: WatchESPN, ESPN App
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