Washington Mystics vs. Chicago Sky - 7/1/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sky vs. Mystics
WNBA Basketball: Friday July 1, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line Sky -3 -- Over/Under: 165 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, The U Too
The Washington Mystics and Chicago Sky square off early Friday night at the Allstate Arena.
The Washington Mystics look to keep rolling after winning five of their last six games. The Washington Mystics are averaging 82 points on 43 percent shooting and allowing 82.4 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Tayler Hill is averaging 15.1 points and 2.7 assists while Emma Meesseman is averaging 15.1 points and 5.9 rebounds. Ivory Latta is dishing 1.6 assists and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing five rebounds. The Washington Mystics are shooting 36.2 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. The Mystics are allowing 32.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.8 rebounds per game. The Washington Mystics have won three straight road games.
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The Chicago Sky are desperate for a win after losing five of their last six games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 84.4 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 84.1 points on 42 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 19.8 points and 6.7 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 13.5 points and 3.3 assists. Courtney Vandersloot is dishing 4.8 assists and Tamera Young is grabbing 4.5 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 33.5 percent from beyond the arc and 83.9 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.7 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have split their last six home games.
The Mystics are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 road games and 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Sky are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 1 days rest and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
It's no secret the Mystics are one of the hotter teams in the WNBA, but the Sky are far more talented than what they've shown recently. I expect Chicago to come out with great energy at home and get the much needed victory.