Minnesota Lynx vs. Washington Mystics - 6/11/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mystics vs. Lynx
WNBA Basketball: Saturday June 11, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Verizon Center)
The Line: Mystics +7 -- Over/Under: 158.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, Monumental
The Minnesota Lynx and Washington Mystics clash Saturday night at the Verizon Center.
The Minnesota Lynx look to build on their ridiculous 9-0 start to the WNBA season. The Minnesota Lynx are averaging 84.6 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 73.6 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Maya Moore is averaging 21 points and 5.3 assists while Sylvia Fowles is averaging 15 points and 8.5 rebounds. Seimone Augustus is the third double-digit scorer and Lindsay Whalen is dishing 3.8 assists. The Minnesota Lynx are shooting 31 percent from beyond the arc and 83.9 percent from the free throw line. The Lynx are allowing 25.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.1 rebounds per game. The Minnesota Lynx have won seven of their last 11 road games.
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The Washington Mystics could use a nice home victory after a shaky 4-6 start to the season. The Washington Mystics are averaging 78.8 points on 41.6 percent shooting and allowing 86.4 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Tayler Hill is averaging 15.3 points and 2.5 assists while Emma Meesseman is averaging 14.4 points and 6.9 rebounds. Ivory Latta is the third double-digit scorer and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing 5.3 rebounds. The Washington Mystics are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 76.4 percent from the free throw line. The Mystics are allowing 32.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.3 rebounds per game. The Washington Mystics have lost five straight home games.
The Lynx are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games playing on 0 days rest and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games. The Mystics are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 home games and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 Saturday games. The under is 3-1-1 in the last 5 meetings.
Although the Lynx played last night, they're still beating the hell out of teams and have given us no reason to bet against them. Not to mention the Mystics have lost five straight games at home. I'm siding Minnesota by double digits.