Minnesota Lynx vs. Dallas Wings - 7/17/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wings vs. Lynx
WNBA Basketball: Sunday July 17, 2016 at 4:30 pm (College Park Center)
The Line Wings +8 -- Over/Under: 166 See the Latest Odds
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The Minnesota Lynx and Dallas Wings clash Sunday afternoon at the College Park Center.
The Minnesota Lynx look to keep rolling after winning five of their last six games. The Minnesota Lynx are averaging 85.7 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 75.5 points on 40.7 percent shooting. Maya Moore is averaging 20 points and 4.4 assists while Sylvia Fowles is averaging 12.8 points and eight rebounds. Seimone Augustus is the third double-digit scorer and Lindsay Whalen is dishing 3.9 assists. The Minnesota Lynx are shooting 31.8 percent from beyond the arc and 81.5 percent from the free throw line. The Lynx are allowing 30.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.5 rebounds per game. The Minnesota Lynx have won six of their last eight road games.
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The Dallas Wings are desperate for a win after losing six of their last eight games. The Dallas Wings are averaging 84.2 points on 40.2 percent shooting and allowing 87.4 points on 47.3 percent shooting. Odyssey Sims is averaging 14.7 points and 3.8 assists while Glory Johnson is averaging 13.2 points and 9.8 rebounds. Karima Christmas is the third double-digit scorer and Skylar Diggins is dishing 3.3 assists. The Dallas Wings are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 80.4 percent from the free throw line. The Wings are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.5 rebounds per game. The Dallas Wings have won four of their last six home games.
The Lynx are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 vs. Western Conference and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Sunday games. The Wings are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 vs. Western Conference. The Lynx are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Dallas and 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings overall.
The Wings have lost four straight games against the Lynx and have been outscored 173 to 119 in the two meetings this season. The Wings have enough talent to even win this game, but it's hard to ignore those numbers. Give me the Lynx and the chalk.