Seattle Storm vs. Connecticut Sun - 7/31/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Connecticut Sun (8-8) vs. Seattle Storm (5-14)
WNBA Basketball: Friday July 31, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Mohegan Sun Arena)
The Line: Connecticut Sun -7 -- Over/Under: 147.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: Live Access, WCTX
The Seattle Storm and Connecticut Sun play Friday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Seattle Storm need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Seattle Storm are averaging 69.9 points on 42.9 percent shooting and are allowing 76.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Crystal Langhorne is averaging 10.2 points and 5.9 rebounds while Sue Bird is averaging 10 points and 5.4 assists. Jewell Loyd is dishing 1.6 assists and Alysha Clark is grabbing four rebounds. The Seattle Storm have allowed 81 or more points in four of their last seven games and are 0-9 SU when allowing 75 or more points. The Storm just can’t catch a break on either side of the ball. The Storm are 1-9 SU on the road this season, which includes seven straight losses.
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The Connecticut Sun need a win after losing six of their last seven games. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 76.2 points on 41.6 percent shooting and are allowing 75.4 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Alex Bentley is averaging 15.9 points and 2.3 rebounds while Kelsey Bone is averaging 14.8 points and 6.4 rebounds. Alyssa Thomas is grabbing 5.5 rebounds and Camille Little is dishing 1.6 assists. The Connecticut Sun have allowed 75 or more points in eight of their last nine games and are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep. It’s been a weird season for the Sun, as they’ve looked nothing like the team that started the season. The Sun are 3-5 SU on their home court and have lost four straight.
The Storm are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Sun are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Western Conference and 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games overall.
The Sun have beaten the Storm in four of their last six matching, including a meeting this season where they flat out beat them down. The Storm have looked awful all season, while Connecticut has shown its capable of playing at a high level. This has to be the game that gets the Sun back on track, right?