Connecticut Sun vs. Atlanta Dream - 6/12/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Dream vs. Sun
WNBA Basketball: Sunday June 12, 2016 at 3:00 pm (Philips Arena)
The Line Dream -10.5 -- Over/Under: 165 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, FOX Sports Southeast, WTIC
The Connecticut Sun and Atlanta Dream meet early Sunday afternoon at the Philips Arena.
The Connecticut Sun could use a big road win after a rough 2-7 start to the season. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 76.9 points on 40.8 percent shooting and allowing 84.6 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Jasmine Thomas is averaging 10.9 points and 4.7 assists while Alyssa Thomas is averaging 10.6 points and 5.2 rebounds. Camille Little is the third double-digit scorer and Alex Bentley is dishing 2.1 assists. The Connecticut Sun are shooting 29.9 percent from beyond the arc and 69.8 percent from the free throw line. The Sun are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.4 rebounds per game. The Connecticut Sun have lost 10 of their last 13 road games.
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The Atlanta Dream hope for a bounce back win after a strong 6-3 start to the season. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 84.1 points on 41 percent shooting and allowing 84.3 points on 41 percent shooting. Angel McCoughtry is averaging 20.6 points and 2.6 assists while Tiffany Hayes is averaging 15.7 points and 4.3 rebounds. Layshia Clarendon is the third double-digit scorer and Elizabeth Williams is grabbing 6.2 rebounds. The Atlanta Dream are shooting 28.8 percent from beyond the arc and 74.5 percent from the free throw line. The Dream are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.9 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Dream have won six of their last 10 home games.
The Sun are 5-11-1 ATS in their last 17 road games and 1-10 ATS in their last 11 games playing on 1 days rest. The Dream are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 Sunday games and 16-6 ATS in their last 22 games overall. The Sun are 14-6 ATS in the last 20 meetings.
The Dream have beaten the Sun in four straight meetings, including a six-point win on the road about a week ago. The Sun are awful on the road overall. The Dream are playing solid ball and should be able to win this game by double digits.