Tulsa Shock vs. Chicago Sky - 9/11/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Sky (20-12) vs. Tulsa Shock (17-15)
WNBA Basketball: Friday September 11, 2015 at 8:30 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line: Chicago Sky -6 -- Over/Under: 160.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: Live Access, The U Too
The Tulsa Shock and Chicago Sky square off Friday night at the Allstate Arena.
The Tulsa Shock look to keep rolling after winning seven of their last 10 games. The Tulsa Shock are averaging 77.6 points on 38.6 percent shooting and allowing 76.7 points on 44 percent shooting. Riquna Williams is averaging 16.1 points and 3.6 rebounds while Odyssey Sims is averaging 14.4 points and 3.6 rebounds. Plenette Pierson is dishing two assists and Karima Christmas is grabbing 5.1 rebounds. The Tulsa Shock have lost just one game since August 15th and have to be very confident heading into the playoffs. The Shock are likely going to rest players with the third seed in the West wrapped up. The Shock are 6-10 SU on the road and have lost four of their last six.
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The Chicago Sky look for a win after winning six of their last eight games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 83.1 points on 44.5 percent shooting and allowing 80.2 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Jessica Breland is averaging 6.7 points and 5.9 rebounds while Clarissa Dos Santos is averaging 5.2 points and 4.8 rebounds. Courtney Vandersloot is dishing six assists and Allie Quigley is dishing 1.7 assists. The Chicago Sky have topped 80 points in four of their last six games and have won six straight when that’s the case. The Sky are likely going to rest players with the second seed in the East sealed. The Sky are 12-4 SU on their home court and have won five of their last seven.
The Shock are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games playing on 2 days rest and 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Sky are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Friday games. The Shock are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The Shock have beaten the Sky in each of the last four meetings and have covered all of those contests. In a game where the stars are likely going to sit, I'll take the points here in this toss-up of a matchup.