Seattle Storm vs. New York Liberty - 7/6/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Liberty vs. Storm
WNBA Basketball: Wednesday July 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Madison Square Garden)
The Line Liberty -8.5 -- Over/Under: 160.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, MSG+
The Seattle Storm and New York Liberty meet early Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Seattle Storm look for a big road win after losing five of their last seven games. The Seattle Storm are averaging 81.2 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 83.9 points on 45.3 percent shooting. Breanna Stewart is averaging 18.8 points and 9.3 rebounds while Jewell Loyd is averaging 17.11 points and 2.9 assists. Sue Bird is the third double-digit scorer and Crystal Langhorne is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Seattle Storm are shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc and 83.6 percent from the free throw line. The Storm are allowing 33.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.1 rebounds per game. The Seattle Storm have lost five of their last six road games.
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The New York Liberty look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The New York Liberty are averaging 84.7 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 81.1 points on 40.4 percent shooting. Tina Charles is averaging 22.8 points and 9.9 rebounds while Sugar Rodgers is averaging 16.4 points and 2.2 assists. Shavonte Zellous is the third double-digit scorer and Kiah Stokes is grabbing 8.2 rebounds. The New York Liberty are shooting 38.4 percent from beyond the arc and 77.6 percent from the free throw line. The Liberty are allowing 29 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.8 rebounds per game. The New York Liberty have won three of their last four home games.
The Storm are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 0 days rest and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Liberty are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 2 days rest and 3-13 ATS in their last 16 home games. The Storm are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in New York and 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings overall.
The Storm just can't get things going this season, especially when playing outside of Seattle. The Liberty remain the hottest team in the East and are catching the Storm on the end of a back to back. Give me New York by double digits.