There were a few upsets in the opening games of the NBA playoffs but three teams hosting the Game 2s of their first-round series on Wednesday night won their first games.
Boston leads the season series 2-0, but both games were on its home court and the teams haven't played since Christmas.
Per usual TNT has the NBA national TV doubleheader on Thursday, but the most-watched part of the night's action might come before the two games.
The Eastern Conference rivals, Boston Celtics is the only East team that the Heat haven't faced and they still have three more meetings after this one.
The Celtics are 13-point betting favorites at sportsbooks this time and have covered 10 of their past 14 Thursday games.
The opener features the Milwaukee Bucks at the Boston Celtics, who are 2-point favorites on the NBA odds.
The Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers opened their East semifinal series in Beantown on Monday, the only NBA game scheduled that day.
Even a 16-game winning streak for the Boston Celtic, oddsmakers, still believe the Cleveland Cavaliers are the team to beat in the Eastern Conference.
The Boston Celtics seems to be a legitimate threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers this season with the addition of Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward.
The defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors are -150 favorites to repeat in 2018 and take home their third title in four years.