The game has been over for quite a while now, but a lot us are still not over it. The more cynical basketball fans will say that its part of the script and the plan to stretch the Finals series. But the Dallas Mavericks made history by being the first team in the league to ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in the Finals. This feat now brings us to the NBA Finals Game 5.

The pressure will be on the Mavs the whole time now, as they will need to win every single game all the way up to Game 7 to win the championship. If you are looking for unusual things to bet on, you are likely to find them in this series.

The Mavericks Force Game 5

Historic Win Forces NBA Finals Game 5A lot of the NBA features in the most recent sports betting news practically only talked about a sweep for the Boston Celtics in Game 4. The Celtics have a lot of experience in the Finals, and they are leading 3-0. But the prospect of losing horribly in their home court may have helped the Mavs turn things around and absolutely dominate the game with a 122-84 win.

Luka Doncic, who has been a standout player throughout the playoffs, led the charge with an explosive first half that set the tone for the rest of the game. His ability to control the pace and his scoring left the Celtics scrambling. Doncic’s performance was a clear statement that he was not ready to end his season just yet. Especially when Game 3 was such a bad one for him.


The Mavericks Versus the Celtics

Historic Win Forces NBA Finals Game 5The Celtics struggled to find their rhythm right from the start. With Kristaps Porzingis absent due to an injury, Boston’s star duo of Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum tried to compensate. However, it was not enough against the Mavericks’ defense. Every player in the Mavs who played did their best. It made most of us definitely wonder where were they keeping that in Games 1-3?

If there is any better time to be an online bookie, its now. After today’s game, we can definitely expect another thrilling and nerve-wracking Game 5. The next game will be played in the Celtics’ home court, so this will definitely be another game that will generate a lot of action on both sides of the wagers. Game 5 will be on Monday at 8:30 PM ET. In an otherwise slow day in sports betting, get ready for some of the best matchups we have seen this season.


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