Washington Mystics vs. New York Liberty - 9/13/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Liberty vs. Mystics
WNBA Basketball: Tuesday September 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Madison Square Garden)
The Line: Liberty -6 -- Over/Under: 162 See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN 3, MSG
The Washington Mystics and New York Liberty meet Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden on ESPN3.
The Washington Mystics are desperate for a victory after losing 11 of their last 14 games. The Washington Mystics are averaging 80.7 points on 42.4 percent shooting and allowing 82.3 points on 44.5 percent shooting. Tayler Hill is averaging 15.7 points and 2.8 assists while Emma Meesseman is averaging 15.2 points and 5.4 rebounds. Ivory Latta is dishing 1.9 assists and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Washington Mystics are shooting 36.1 percent from beyond the arc and 80.3 percent from the free throw line. The Mystics are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.7 rebounds per game. The Washington Mystics have lost six of their last eight road games.
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The New York Liberty haven’t lost back-to-back games since May 24-31. The New York Liberty are averaging 82.7 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 80.7 points on 41.1 percent shooting. Tina Charles is averaging 21.5 points and 9.9 rebounds while Sugar Rodgers is averaging 14.8 points and 2.5 assists. Shavonte Zellous is dishing 2.2 assists and Kiah Stokes is grabbing 7.4 rebounds. The New York Liberty are shooting 37.3 percent from beyond the arc and 78 percent from the free throw line. The Liberty are allowing 32.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.8 rebounds per game. The New York Liberty have won six of their last eight home games.
The Mystics are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The Liberty are 6-13-1 ATS in their last 20 games playing on 1 days rest and 6-18 ATS in their last 24 home games. The Mystics are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in New York.
The Liberty have beaten the Mystics in four straight meetings and haven't lost two straight games since the beginning of the season. Washington has also been brutal on the road during its massive losing stretch. Have to like the Liberty and the reasonable line at home.