New York Liberty vs. Indiana Fever - 9/13/15 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana Fever (19-14) vs. New York Liberty (23-10)
WNBA Basketball: Sunday September 13, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
The Line: Indiana Fever +1 -- Over/Under: 149 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, WNDY, MSG
The New York Liberty and Indiana Fever square off Sunday afternoon at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The New York Liberty look to keep rolling after winning seven of their last 10 games. The New York Liberty are averaging 74.8 points on 42.5 percent shooting and allowing 69.9 points on 38 percent shooting. Tina Charles is averaging 17.9 points and 8.9 rebounds while Epiphanny Prince is averaging 15.3 points and 3.7 assists. Sugar Rodgers is grabbing 2.6 rebounds and Tanisha Wright is dishing 3.5 assists. The New York Liberty have scored 60 or less points in two of their last four games and likely will rest all of their key players for this matchup. The Liberty are locked into the top seed in the East. The Liberty are 11-5 SU on the road and have won five of their last six.
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The Indiana Fever need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Indiana Fever are averaging 78.3 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 75.9 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Tamika Catchings is averaging 13.6 points and 7.1 rebounds while Shenise Johnson is averaging 11.4 points and 4.9 rebounds. Marissa Coleman is the third double-digit scorer and Lynetta Kizer is grabbing 3.6 rebounds. The Indiana Fever have allowed 75 or more points in six of their last eight games and have lost five straight when that’s the case. The Fever clinch the third seed in the East with a victory here. The Fever are 10-6 SU on their home court and have won five of their last seven.
The Liberty are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Fever are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 1 days rest and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
The Fever have beaten the Liberty in three of the four meetings this season and eight of the 10 meetings overall. With the LIberty locked into their spot, I like Indiana to pull this one out at home.