Chicago Sky vs. Indiana Fever - 6/10/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Fever vs. Sky
WNBA Basketball: Friday June 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
The Line: Fever +1.5 -- Over/Under: 170.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, WNDY, The U Too
The Chicago Sky and Indiana Fever clash early Friday night at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Chicago Sky look for a strong road win to get a game above a .500 record. The Chicago Sky are averaging 86 points on 47.9 percent shooting and allowing 82.9 points on 40.6 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 18.4 points and seven rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 13 points and 2.8 assists. Jamierra Faulkner is the third double-digit scorer and Tamera Young is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 83.6 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 35 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.5 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have won five of their last eight road games.
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The Indiana Fever also need a victory in order to get a game above a .500 record. The Indiana Fever are averaging 81.1 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 83.8 points on 47.5 percent shooting. Tiffany Mitchell is averaging 15.1 points and 1.8 assists while Shenise Johnson is averaging 11.2 points and 4.8 rebounds. Tamika Catchings is the third double-digit scorer and Erica Wheeler is dishing 2.9 assists. The Indiana Fever are shooting 31.2 percent from beyond the arc and 81.7 percent from the free throw line. The Fever are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.9 rebounds per game. The Indiana Fever have won 10 of their last 13 home games.
The Sky are 6-16 ATS in their last 22 games following a ATS win. The Fever are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Sky are 6-14 ATS in the last 20 meetings in Indiana and 5-2-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings overall.
The Sky have beaten the Fever in seven of the last nine meetings, but Indiana has won the last two matches. Also, the Fever are one of the better home teams in the WNBA with wins in 10 of their last 13 tries. So, in a toss-up game, I’m going to side with the Fever at home.