Seattle Storm vs. Washington Mystics - 7/29/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Washington Mystics (9-6) vs. Seattle Storm (5-13)
WNBA Basketball: Wednesday July 29, 2015 at 11:30 am (Verizon Center)
The Line: Washington Mystics -8 -- Over/Under: 143 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, Monumental
The Seattle Storm and Washington Mystics square off Wednesday afternoon at the Verizon Center.
The Seattle Storm need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Seattle Storm are averaging 69.7 points on 43 percent shooting and are allowing 76.2 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Sue Bird is averaging 10.3 points and 5.5 assists while Crystal Langhorne is averaging 10.2 points and 6.1 rebounds. Jewell Loyd is grabbing 3.1 rebounds and Alysha Clark is dishing 1.3 assists. The Seattle Storm have scored 68 or less points in five of their last eight games and are shooting 32.9 percent from deep. The Storm have either won or lost by four points in their last three games, showing clear signs of progress lately. The Storm are just 1-8 SU on the road this season.
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The Washington Mystics look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Washington Mystics are averaging 73.3 points on 41.2 percent shooting and are allowing 71.7 points on 40.1 percent shooting. Stefanie Dolson is averaging 13.4 points and 7.3 rebounds while Emma Meesseman is averaging 13 points and 6.9 rebounds. Ivory Latta is the third double-digit scorer and LaToya Sanders is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The Washington Mystics have scored 76 or more points in four of their last eight games and are shooting 32.5 percent from deep. The Mystics are 5-2 SU when scoring 75 or more points this season. The Mystics look to win four straight games for the first time since last season. The Mystics are 5-3 SU on their home court this season.
The Storm are 7-21-1 ATS in their last 29 Wednesday games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Mystics are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 home games and 6-14-1 ATS in their last 21 games overall. The Storm are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Washington and 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings overall.
The Mystics may be the better team overall, but they've been flat out terrible ATS. The Storm have played better as of late and have covered five of their last six games against the Mystics. This is too many points to lay on the table.