San Antonio Stars vs. Chicago Sky - 9/4/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sky vs. Stars
WNBA Basketball: Sunday September 4, 2016 at 6:00 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line: Sky -12 -- Over/Under: 160 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, The U Too
The San Antonio Stars and Chicago Sky meet Sunday afternoon at the Allstate Arena.
The San Antonio Stars are desperate for a win after losing eight of their last nine games. The San Antonio Stars are averaging 72.1 points on 40.6 percent shooting and allowing 80.3 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Kayla McBride is averaging 17.1 points and 1.9 assists while Moriah Jefferson is averaging 12.3 points and 2.1 rebounds. Dearica Hamby is grabbing 5.1 rebounds and Monique Currie is dishing 1.9 assists. The San Antonio Stars are shooting 30.4 percent from beyond the arc and 79.1 percent from the free throw line. The Stars are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.4 rebounds per game. The San Antonio Stars have lost five of their last six road games.
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The Chicago Sky look to keep rolling after winning six of their last seven games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 85.3 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 84.6 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 21.6 points and 7.3 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 11.8 points and 2.7 assists. Allie Quigley is dishing 1.6 assists and Jamierra Faulkner is grabbing 1.5 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 38.2 percent from beyond the arc and 83.8 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.7 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have won four of their last six home games.
The Stars are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 Sunday games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win. The Sky are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 home games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Stars are 6-0 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Chicago.
The Sky are finally playing to their potential and have a chance to climb up the playoff standings with more wins. The Stars continue to be awful and don't cover often during the process. Sky by double digits is the only pick here.