Atlanta Dream vs. Indiana Fever - 5/20/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana Fever vs. Atlanta Dream
WNBA Basketball: Friday May 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
The Line: Indiana Fever -6 -- Over/Under: 162 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, FSI, FOX Sports Southeast
The Atlanta Dream and Indiana Fever clash early Friday night at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Atlanta Dream look for another win after beating the San Antonio Stars in the opener. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 73 points on 40.3 percent shooting and allowing 63 points on 35.1 percent shooting. Angel McCoughtry is averaging 15 points and two assists while Tiffany Hayes is averaging 13 points and three rebounds. Layshia Clarendon is the third double-digit scorer and Elizabeth Williams is grabbing 10 rebounds. The Atlanta Dream are shooting 40 percent from beyond the arc and 65.2 percent from the free throw line. The Dream are allowing 25 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Dream have won four of their last five road games. Carla Cortijo is questionable with a foot injury.
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The Indiana Fever look to get above .500 after a 1-1 start to the season. The Indiana Fever are averaging 88 points on 45.7 percent shooting and allowing 91.5 points on 44.5 percent shooting. Erica Wheeler is averaging 14.5 points and 1.5 assists while Tiffany Mitchell is averaging 14 points and one rebound. Erlana Larkins is grabbing 11.5 rebounds and Shenise Johnson is dishing 4.5 assists. The Indiana Fever are shooting 30 percent from beyond the arc and 84.5 percent from the free throw line. The Fever are allowing 41.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.5 rebounds per game. The Indiana Fever have won 10 of their last 13 home games.
The Dream are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games and 21-10 ATS in their last 31 Friday games. The Fever are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
The Fever are very tough to beat on their home court and are running into a Dream team that can be very inconsistent. With the way the Fever have shot the ball out of the gate, they should be able to get the job done at home.