Chicago Sky vs. Washington Mystics - 9/7/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mystics vs. Sky
WNBA Basketball: Wednesday September 7, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Verizon Center)
The Line: Mystics +2 -- Over/Under: 166.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: League Pass, Monumental, The U Too
The Chicago Sky and Washington Mystics square off Wednesday night at the Verizon Center.
The Chicago Sky look to keep rolling after winning seven of their last eight games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 85.7 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 84.2 points on 43 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 22.1 points and 7.2 rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 11.7 points and 2.8 assists. Allie Quigley is dishing 1.6 assists and Jamierra Faulkner is grabbing 1.5 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 83.7 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 34.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.8 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have lost five of their last eight road games.
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The Washington Mystics have not won back-to-back games since July 26-29. The Washington Mystics are averaging 79.8 points on 41.8 percent shooting and allowing 82.5 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Tayler Hill is averaging 15.7 points and 2.8 assists while Emma Meesseman is averaging 15 points and 5.6 rebounds. Ivory Latta is dishing 1.9 assists and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing 4.5 rebounds. The Washington Mystics are shooting 35.3 percent from beyond the arc and 80.5 percent from the free throw line. The Mystics are allowing 33.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per game. The Washington Mystics have lost four of their last six home games.
The Sky are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Mystics are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 2 days rest and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 vs. Eastern Conference. The Sky are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Washington.
The Mystics have lost four straight at home, haven't won two straight since late July and the Sky are finally playing to their potential with wins in seven of their last eight. Not to mention the Sky have beaten the Mystics in seven straight contests. Washington hasn't won a game against Chicago since June of 2015.
Give me the Sky.