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Indiana Fever vs. Las Vegas Aces - 6/12/18 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Las Vegas Aces (1-7) vs. Indiana Fever (0-8)
Date & Time Tuesday June 12, 2018, 7:00 PM (EDT)
Location Unknown Location Unknown Address
The Line
The Line: Indiana Fever -3 -- Over/Under: 164.5
TV Channel
LEAGUE PASS
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The Las Vegas Aces and Indiana Fever meet Tuesday in WNBA action at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

The Las Vegas Aces are desperate for a victory after a brutal 1-7 start to the WNBA season. The Las Vegas Aces are averaging 78.9 points on 40.9 percent shooting and allowing 88.6 points on 43.9 percent shooting. A'ja Wilson is averaging 20.4 points and 7.8 rebounds while Kayla McBride is averaging 14.3 points and two assists. Nia Coffey is the third double-digit scorer and Tamera Young is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Las Vegas Aces are shooting 28.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74.1 percent from the free throw line. The Las Vegas Aces are allowing 38.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.2 rebounds per game. The Las Vegas Aces are 0-5 SU on the road this season. 

The Indiana Fever also are in need of a victory after an 0-8 start to the WNBA season. The Indiana Fever are averaging 76.1 points on 40.6 percent shooting and allowing 85.5 points on 46.5 percent shooting. Kelsey Mitchell is averaging 19.4 points and 2.4 assists while Candice Dupree is averaging 14 points and 7.7 rebounds. Tiffany Mitchell is dishing 2.9 assists and Natalie Achonwa is gabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Indiana Fever are shooting 31 percent from beyond the arc and 76.9 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Fever are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.8 rebounds per game. The Indiana Fever haven’t won a home game since August 6.

The Aces are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games following a straight up loss, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 vs. Eastern Conference. The Fever are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest, 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Tuesday games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 home games. The Aces are 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Indiana, 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the under is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.

The Indiana Fever shouldn't be favored against anybody with the way they've played this season. However, the Las Vegas Aces haven't been much better and are actually being outscored by more points on average this season. On the road this season, Las Vegas is being outscored by nearly 16 points and allowing 88.8 points. I just can't take the Aces with those numbers. If the Fever are going to win a game any time soon, it's here. I'll lay the bucket.

Pick:
Indiana Fever -3

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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