Los Angeles Sparks vs. Dallas Wings - 9/2/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wings vs. Sparks
WNBA Basketball: Friday September 2, 2016 at 8:30 pm (College Park Center)
The Line: Wings +6.5 -- Over/Under: 166.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, TEXAS 47, TWC SN /TWC D
The Los Angeles Sparks and Dallas Wings square off late Friday night at the College Park Center.
The Los Angeles Sparks look for another win after losing four of their last six games. The Los Angeles Sparks are averaging 84.6 points on 49.5 percent shooting and allowing 75.7 points on 43.2 percent shooting. Nneka Ogwumike is averaging 19.7 points and 9.1 rebounds while Candace Parker is averaging 16.4 points and 5.2 assists. Kristi Toliver is the third double-digit scorer and Jantel Lavender is grabbing 3.4 rebounds. The Los Angeles Sparks are shooting 38.6 percent from beyond the arc and 78.1 percent from the free throw line. The Sparks are allowing 30.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.7 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Sparks have split their last eight road games.
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The Dallas Wings are desperate for a victory after not winning a single game since July 5th. The Dallas Wings are averaging 83.5 points on 40 percent shooting and allowing 88.2 points on 47.6 percent shooting. Odyssey Sims is averaging 14.3 points and 3.9 assists while Karima Christmas is averaging 12.5 points and 6.2 rebounds. Skylar Diggins is the third double-digit scorer and Glory Johnson is grabbing 9.1 rebounds. The Dallas Wings are shooting 33.2 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. The Wings are allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.6 rebounds per game. The Dallas Wings have lost three straight home games.
The Sparks are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games playing on 0 days rest and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Wings are 6-15-1 ATS in their last 22 games playing on 1 days rest and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Sparks are 3-10 ATS in the last 13 meetings in Dallas and 6-20-2 ATS in the last 28 meetings overall.
The Wings need to start winning if they're going to have any chance of getting back in the playoff race. Meanwhile, the Sparks are struggling, have been on the road forever and just played late Wednesday night. There's value with the points and the home team here.