San Antonio Stars vs. Chicago Sky - 6/21/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sky vs. Stars
WNBA Basketball: Tuesday June 21, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line Sky -14.5 -- Over/Under: 158 See the Latest Odds
The San Antonio Stars and Chicago Sky clash late Tuesday night at the Allstate Arena on ESPN3.
The San Antonio Stars could use a big road win after losing six of their last seven games. The San Antonio Stars are averaging 72.8 points on 40.5 percent shooting and allowing 79.5 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Kayla McBride is averaging 18.2 points and 2.3 assists while Dearica Hamby is averaging 10.4 points and 6.1 rebounds. Moriah Jefferson is dishing 4.4 assists and Monique Currie is grabbing five rebounds. The San Antonio Stars are shooting 30.1 percent from beyond the arc and 77.2 percent from the free throw line. The Stars are allowing 38.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.6 rebounds per game. The San Antonio Stars have lost 11 of their last 12 road games.
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The Chicago Sky also need a win in order to snap a three-game losing streak. The Chicago Sky are averaging 85.2 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allowing 84.3 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 18.4 points and 6.7 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 13 points and 3.2 assists. Courtney Vandersloot is dishing 5.2 assists and Tamera Young is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 83.3 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 32.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.8 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have won six of their last nine home games.
The Stars are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 road games and 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Eastern Conference. The Sky are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games and 10-25 ATS in their last 35 vs. Western Conference. The Stars are 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Chicago and 7-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings overall.
It's no secret the Stars are possibly the worst team in the WNBA and the Sky have loads of talent to turn things around. However, this is a ton of points to give up. The Stars beat the Sky already this season and have won three of the last five. I'll take a shot with the truckload of points here.