Atlanta Dream vs. Dallas Wings - 5/27/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wings vs. Dream
WNBA Basketball: Friday May 27, 2016 at 8:30 pm (College Park Center)
The Line: Wings -3.5 -- Over/Under: 166.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, TEXAS 47
The Atlanta Dream and Dallas Wings square off late Friday night at the College Park Center.
The Atlanta Dream look to build on their solid 3-1 start to their season. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 82.5 points on 39.5 percent shooting and allowing 79.2 points on 38.9 percent shooting. Angel McCoughtry is averaging 16.5 points and two assists while Layshia Clarendon is averaging 12.8 points and six rebounds. Tiffany Hayes is the third double-digit scorer and Carla Cortijo is dishing three assists. The Atlanta Dream are shooting 30.9 percent from beyond the arc and 74 percent from the free throw line. The Dream are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Dream have won five of their last seven road games.
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The Dallas Wings also look to keep rolling after a nice 3-1 start to the season. The Dallas Wings are averaging 82.5 points on 39.8 percent shooting and allowing 78 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Odyssey Sims is averaging 18.3 points and 2.5 assists while Karima Christmas is averaging 12.5 points and 6.8 rebounds. Courtney Paris is grabbing 11.3 rebounds and Erin Phillips is dishing 2.8 assists. The Dallas Wings are shooting 27.6 percent from beyond the arc and 79.3 percent from the free throw line. The Wings are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Dallas Wings have won seven straight home games.
The Dream are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 road games and 14-3 ATS in their last 17 games overall. The Wings are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 home games and 20-7-3 ATS in their last 30 Friday games. The Dream are 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Dallas and 7-3-1 ATS in the last 11 meetings overall.
The Dream have proven themselves on the road and overall early this season, but the Wings are very good at home dating back to last year and have Skylar Diggins back, which is always a plus. Have to side with the home team and the small chalk here.