Washington Mystics vs. Connecticut Sun - 5/21/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Connecticut Sun vs. Washington Mystics
WNBA Basketball: Saturday May 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Mohegan Sun Arena)
The Line: Connecticut Sun -5.5 -- Over/Under: 156 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass
The Washington Mystics and Connecticut Sun meet Saturday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Washington Mystics still look for their first win of the year after an 0-3 start to the season. The Washington Mystics are averaging 76.5 points on 39.6 percent shooting and allowing 87 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Tayler Hill is averaging 20 points and three assists while Emma Meesseman is averaging 12.5 points and 4.5 rebounds. Bria Hartley is dishing four assists and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing six rebounds. The Washington Mystics are shooting 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 75 percent from the free throw line. The Mystics are allowing 25.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.5 rebounds per game. The Washington Mystics have lost five of their last six road games.
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The Connecticut Sun look to get above .500 after a 1-1 start to the season. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 71 points on 37.7 percent shooting and allowing 80.5 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Camille Little is averaging 13 points and six rebounds while Alex Bentley is averaging 11.5 points and one assist. Jasmine Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Alyssa Thomas is grabbing 7.5 rebounds. The Connecticut Sun are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 66.7 percent from the free throw line. The Sun are allowing 25 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per game. The Connecticut Sun have won five of their last nine home games.
The Mystics are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 0 days rest and 2-8 ATS in their last 10 Saturday games. The Sun are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 1 days rest and 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Mystics are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Connecticut and 11-5 ATS in the last 16 meetings overall.
The Mystics have looked downright awful so far this season and now have to play the end of a back to back on the road against a rested Sun team. Look for Conneticut to keep Washington winless.