NBA: Final Match 1, BOS vs DAL Match Prediction - Who will win today’s match between BOS vs DAL?

Basketball: The Boston Celtics will be up against the Dallas Mavericks in the first of the 7 matches of the final. Here is the prediction for the NBA final match.

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Dallas Mavericks and Boston Celtics will be up against each other in the first match of the NBA final 2024. Being the home side, the Celtics have a good advantage of winning the match. Even in the previous match between the two sides, Boston had the last laugh as they gave a great performance. Not only did they just win the match, but did so in a dominant way.

Mavericks cannot be taken lightly. While the odds are against them, Dallas seems to get the best out of the players in big matches. They have been good in the Playoffs so far and would be aiming to finish the season on a high note. With no pressure to win the match at all costs, the Mavericks can actually be able to post a great challenge to Boston and might end up being winners.

On that note, let us take a look at the team’s preview, injury reports, starting line-up, and so on.

Match details

Game: Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks, Game 1

Time: 06:00 AM (IST) and 08:30 PM E.T (Eastern Time)

Venue: TD Garden, Boston

Live Coverage: ESPN and Jio Cinema

Boston Celtics Preview: They have arguably the most balanced unit in the entire tournament. All their star players like Jayson Tatum, Kristaps Porzingis, Jaylen Brown, and Derrick White have been doing well. They can all step up in the big match.

Dallas Mavericks preview: Mavericks are more underdogs in this matchup. They clawed their way to the final. So far, they have done a good job in the playoffs. If they manage to play without any pressure and give their best, there is a good chance of them claiming the early lead in the final.

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Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks injury reports:

No player from either side is set to miss the game. Kristaps Porzingis will also play the game amidst reports claiming him to be ruled out.

Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks starting line-up:

Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic, Kyrie Irving, Daniel Gafford, Derrick Jones, Jr. P.J. Washington

Boston Celtics: Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, Kristaps Porzingis, Jrue Holiday, Derrick White

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