Chicago Sky vs. Los Angeles Sparks - 6/14/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sparks vs. Sky
WNBA Basketball: Tuesday June 14, 2016 at 10:30 pm (Staples Center)
The Line Sparks -8 -- Over/Under: 164.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, TWC SN / TWC D
The Chicago Sky and Los Angeles Sparks square off late Tuesday night at the Staples Center.
The Chicago Sky hope for a strong road win in order to get a game above a .500 record. The Chicago Sky are averaging 84.1 points on 47.6 percent shooting and allowing 81.3 points on 39.3 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 17.9 points and 6.9 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 12.9 points and 2.8 assists. Jamierra Faulkner is dishing 6.1 assists and Jessica Breland is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 84 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 33.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.5 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have won seven of their last 12 road games.
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The Los Angeles Sparks hope to keep the ball rolling after an impressive 9-0 start to the season. The Los Angeles Sparks are averaging 86.8 points on 49.3 percent shooting and allowing 69.9 points on 40.9 percent shooting. Nneka Ogwumike is averaging 17.4 points and 8.9 rebounds while Candace Parker is averaging 15.6 points and 4.3 assists. Kristi Toliver is the third double-digit scorer and Jantel Lavender is grabbing 2.6 rebounds. The Los Angeles Sparks are shooting 40 percent from beyond the arc and 75.7 percent from the free throw line. The Sparks are allowing 25 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Sparks have won six straight home games.
The Sky are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Sparks are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 2 days rest and 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Sky are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Los Angeles Sparks and the Minnesota Lynx are downright steamrolling this season and anything under double digits should be taken until these teams decide to cool off. The Sky play no defense and the Sparks have beaten Chicago in five of the last six meetings. Give me Los Angeles by double digits.