Chicago Sky vs. Seattle Storm - 9/18/16 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Storm vs. Sky
WNBA Basketball: Sunday September 18, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Key Arena)
The Line: Storm -2.5 -- Over/Under: 168.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBATV, JoeTV, The U Too
The Chicago Sky and Seattle Storm end the regular season Sunday night at the Key Arena on NBATV.
The Chicago Sky look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 86.5 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 85.5 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 21.5 points and seven rebounds while Cappie Pondexter is averaging 12.9 points and 2.7 assists. Allie Quigley is dishing 1.5 assists and Jamierra Faulkner is grabbing 1.5 rebounds. The Sky are shooting 37.2 percent from beyond the arc and 83 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.8 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have won four of their last six road games.
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The Seattle Storm also look to stay hot after winning five of their last seven games. The Seattle Storm are averaging 80.6 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 80.4 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Breanna Stewart is averaging 18.3 points and 9.3 rebounds while Jewell Loyd is averaging 16.7 points and 3.3 assists. Sue Bird is the third double-digit scorer and Crystal Langhorne is grabbing 5.5 rebounds. The Seattle Storm are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 83.3 percent from the free throw line. The Storm are allowing 34.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.2 rebounds per game. The Seattle Storm have won four straight home games.
The Sky are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 road games and 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Storm are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The over is 7-0 in the last 7 meetings.
Both teams are finally starting to play to their potential at the right time and are teams to watch once the playoffs start. However, the Storm have been very impressive at home as of late and need a win to avoid being the last seed. Give me the home team and small chalk.