Indiana Fever vs. Connecticut Sun - 6/30/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Connecticut Sun (7-1) vs. Indiana Fever (3-6)
WNBA Basketball: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Mohegan Sun Arena)
The Line: Connecticut Sun -5 -- Over/Under: 151.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN 3
The Indiana Fever and Connecticut Sun meet Tuesday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Indiana Fever look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Indiana Fever are averaging 76.8 points on 40.2 percent shooting and are allowing 82.6 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Marissa Coleman is averaging 13.9 points and 4.4 rebounds while Tamika Catchings is averaging 11.5 points and 8.3 rebounds. Natalie Achonwa is the third double-digit scorer and Shenise Johnson is dishing 1.8 assists. The Indiana Fever need to be better defensively, as they’re allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and have allowed 79 or more points in four of their last five games. The Fever are 2-2 SU on the road this season. Erlana Larkins and Shavonte Zellous are questionable with injuries.
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The Connecticut Sun look to remain hot after winning seven straight games. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 77.1 points on 41.1 percent shooting and are allowing 69 points on 39.2 percent shooting. Alex Bentley is averaging 16 points and three rebounds while Kelsey Bone is averaging 14.1 points and 6.6 rebounds. Alyssa Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Chelsea Gray is dishing two assists. The Connecticut Sun are the best defensive team in the league, allowing 68 or less points in four of their last six games. Offensively, the Sun have topped 76 points in five straight games. The Sun are 3-1 SU on their home court.
The Fever are 14-4 ATS in their last 18 road games and 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Sun are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The Fever are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Connecticut and 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings overall.
The Sun are the hottest team in the league right now and have been the most impressive overall. Until this run slows down, you have to take your chances with Connecticut to keep rolling.