Connecticut Sun vs. Chicago Sky - 7/30/19 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Chicago Sky at Connecticut Sun
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 6:00 PM (Mohegan Sun Arena)
The Line: Connecticut Sun -7.5 -- Over/Under: 158
TV: NBA TV, NESN+, THE U TOO, TSN
The Chicago Sky and Connecticut Sun meet Tuesday in WNBA action at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Chicago Sky look for another win after winning five of their last six games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 79.8 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 79.3 points on 40.5 percent shooting. Diamond DeShields is averaging 15.2 points and 5.8 rebounds while Allie Quigley is averaging 13.1 points and 2.9 assists. Courtney Vandersloot is dishing 8.5 assists and Jantel Lavender is grabbing 6.9 rebounds. The Chicago Sky are shooting 35.9 percent from beyond the arc and 82.2 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 31.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.5 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have split their last six road games.
The Connecticut Sun look for a win to build on their four-game winning streak. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 78.3 points on 41.2 percent shooting and allowing 74.3 points on 42.2 percent shooting. Jonquel Jones is averaging 15.3 points and 10.2 rebounds while Jasmine Thomas is averaging 11.7 points and 5.5 assists. Alyssa Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Courtney Williams is dishing 3.3 assists. The Connecticut Sun are shooting 35.4 percent from beyond the arc and 70 percent from the free throw line. The Connecticut Sun are allowing 28.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.4 rebounds per game. The Connecticut Sun have won nine of their last 10 home games.
The Sky are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 3 or more days rest, 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 road games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Sun are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 3 or more days rest, 7-3 ATS in their last 10 home games and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Sky are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings. The under is 6-2 in Sun last 8 overall. The over is 5-0 in Sky last 5 road games.
The Chicago Sky have had their issues on the road this season where they're allowing 85.1 points and losing by an average of six points. The Connecticut Sun shoot 44.3 percent from the field at home and win by an average of 11.8 points. The Sun also headed into the break hot, winning their last four games and holding teams to just 38.3 percent from the field during that streak. I'll lay the chalk with the Sun.