Dallas Wings vs. New York Liberty - 5/15/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Liberty (1-0) vs. Dallas Wings (1-0)
WNBA Basketball: Sunday May 15, 2016 at 5:00 pm (Madison Square Garden)
The Line: New York Liberty -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Dallas Wings and New York Liberty meet Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden.
The Dallas Wings look for another win after beating the Indiana Fever on Saturday. The Dallas Wings are averaging 90 points on 42.2 percent shooting and allowing 79 points on 45.6 percent shooting. Plenette Pierson is averaging 17 points and five rebounds while Odyssey Sims is averaging 14 points and four assists. Courtney Paris is grabbing nine rebounds and Erin Phillips is dishing two assists. The Dallas Wings are shooting 38.9 percent from beyond the arc and 80.6 percent from the free throw line. The Dallas Wings are allowing 40 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Dallas Wings have lost five of their last eight road games.
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The New York Liberty look for another win after beating the Washington Mystics on Saturday. The New York Liberty are averaging 87 points on 47.8 percent shooting and allowing 76 points on 35.8 percent shooting. Sugar Rodgers is averaging 19 points and five rebounds while Tina Charles is averaging 24 points and four assists. Lindsey Harding is grabbing four rebounds and Brittany Boyd is dishing four assists. The New York Liberty are shooting 23.1 percent from beyond the arc and 83.3 percent from the free throw line. The New York Liberty are allowing 45 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The New York Liberty have won six of their last nine home games.
Back to back games for both teams, the Liberty have the advantage with this contest being at home. The Wings will play yet another road game. I told you yesterday I'm very high on the Liberty this season, and they looked very sharp in their season opener. So, I'm going to ride New York once again.
Look for the Liberty to get off to a quick 2-0 start.