Atlanta Dream vs. Chicago Sky - 7/21/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Sky (10-6) vs. Atlanta Dream (7-9)
WNBA Basketball: Tuesday July 21, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line: Chicago Sky -8.5 -- Over/Under: 160.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, The U Too
The Atlanta Dream and Chicago Sky square off Tuesday night at the Allstate Arena.
The Atlanta Dream look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 73.7 points on 39.4 percent shooting and are allowing 77.3 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Angel McCoughtry is averaging 20.9 points and 5.9 rebounds while Tiffany Hayes is averaging 11.7 points and two assists. Sancho Lyttle is the third double-digit scorer and Erika de Souza is grabbing 7.4 rebounds. The Atlanta Dream have allowed 80 or more points in three of their last six games and are giving up 31.8 percent shooting from deep. The Dream have to be better on the defensive side of the ball if they’re going to start playing consistent basketball. The Dream are just 2-5 SU on the road this season.
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The Chicago Sky look to keep rolling after winning five of their last six games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 85.1 points on 46.3 percent shooting and are allowing 79.8 points on 42.3 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 24.3 points and 9.9 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 16.4 points and 2.4 assists. Courtney Vandersloot is dishing 5.1 assists and Jessica Breland is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Chicago Sky have scored 85 or more points in four of their last five games and are shooting 31 percent from downtown. The Sky are 9-2 SU when scoring at least 80 points. The Sky are 6-1 SU on their home court, which includes four straight victories.
The Dream are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. loss and 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games playing on 2 days rest. The Sky are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. win and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
These teams have played twice this season and one of the meetings went into overtime while the other was decided on the last shot. With the lack of defense from the Sky, you can expect another close game. Take the points.