Robert Williams III continues to play through knee discomfort for the Boston Celtics in the 2022 NBA Finals. He has been listed as questionable on the injury report on a game-by-game basis and was put on a 20-25 minute restriction in Game 2. Williams ultimately played just 14 minutes, scoring two points and grabbing two rebounds in the 107-88 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
His point total for Game 3 is listed at 5.5 in the latest NBA Finals player prop odds at Caesars Sportsbook, while his over-under for rebounds is also 5.5. He has gone over 5.5 points in four of his last six games, but he has gone under 5.5 rebounds in three of his last four contests. What kind of numbers can you expect from Williams in Game 3 at 9 p.m. ET? Before betting any NBA props for Celtics vs. Warriors Game 3, you need to see the Warriors vs. Celtics prop predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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Top NBA player prop bets for Celtics vs. Warriors
After simulating Game 3 of Warriors vs. Celtics 10,000 times, the model projects that Boston small forward Jayson Tatum to go over 27.5 points at -125 odds. Tatum had his second-worst shooting performance of the season in Game 1, scoring 12 points on 3 of 17 shooting. He bounced back with a better showing in Game 2, going 8 of 19 for 28 points.
Tatum is now heading back home to TD Garden, where he reached the 30-point mark in consecutive games against Miami in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Heat allowed the fewest points per game of any team this postseason, while the Warriors rank seventh. Golden State also likes to speed the tempo up more than Miami, giving Tatum more opportunities to cash the over on his point total in this game.
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