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Atlanta Dream vs. Connecticut Sun - 7/10/19 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Connecticut Sun at Atlanta Dream
Date & Time Wednesday July 10, 2019, 11:00 AM (EDT)
Location
State Farm Arena
Atlanta, Georgia
The Line
The Line: Atlanta Dream +5.5 -- Over/Under: 151.5
TV Channel
NBA TV, BOUNCE TV / WSB NOW, NESN, NBA TV CANADA
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The Connecticut Sun and Atlanta Dream meet Wednesday in WNBA action at the State Farm Arena.

The Connecticut Sun need a win here in order to snap a four-game losing streak. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 77.8 points on 40.8 percent shooting and allowing 76.8 points on 43.5 percent shooting. Jonquel Jones is averaging 15.5 points and 10.5 rebounds while Alyssa Thomas is averaging 12 points and 3.2 assists. Courtney Williams is the third double-digit scorer and Jasmine Thomas is dishing 5.5 assists. The Connecticut Sun are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 71.1 percent from the free throw line. The Connecticut Sun are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.8 rebounds per game. The Connecticut Sun have split their last six road games.

The Atlanta Dream could use a win after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 69.9 points on 37.2 percent shooting and allowing 78.5 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Tiffany Hayes is averaging 12.6 points and 3.5 rebounds while Brittney Sykes is averaging 12.4 points and 2.4 assists. Renee Montgomery is dishing 2.9 assists and Elizabeth Williams is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The Atlanta Dream are shooting 30.5 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The Atlanta Dream are allowing 31.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.5 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Dream have lost five of their last six home games.

The Sun are 20-7 ATS in their last 27 Wednesday games, 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Dream are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 2 days rest, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 home games. The Sun are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Atlanta and 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The under is 20-8 in Dream last 28 home games. The under is 5-2 in Sun last 7 road games.

The Connecticut Sun have kind of fallen apart over these last two weeks, as they've lost four straight and are losing their last five games by an average of 11 points while shooting just 40 percent from the field. The problem is the Atlanta Dream haven't been much better at all this season and are losing at home by an average of nine points while shooting 35.8 percent from the field. If there was a game for the Sun to bounce back, it's probably here.

Pick:
Connecticut Sun -5.5

Randy Chambers has been with Sports Chat Place since 2014 and covers everything from the NFL to WNBA and tennis. Nobody works harder in this business in terms of content produced and amount of sports covered. Formerly a lead college football writer with Bleacher Report and has had his work featured at Fox Sports, CBS Sports and various other outlets.

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