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Los Angeles Sparks vs. Chicago Sky - 6/30/19 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Chicago Sky at Los Angeles Sparks
Date & Time Sunday June 30, 2019, 5:00 PM (EDT)
Location
Staples Center
Los Angeles, California
The Line
The Line: Los Angeles Sparks -6 -- Over/Under: 157.5
TV Channel
LEAGUE PASS, SPECTRUM SPORTSNET
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The Chicago Sky and Los Angeles Sparks meet Sunday in WNBA action at the Staples Center.

The Chicago Sky look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 79.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting and allowing 79.5 points on 41 percent shooting. Diamond DeShields is averaging 14 points and 5.9 rebounds while Allie Quigley is averaging 12.2 points and 2.7 assists. Courtney Vandersloot is the third double-digit scorer and Stefanie Dolson is grabbing five rebounds. The Chicago Sky are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 83.5 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 30 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.6 rebounds per game. The Chicago Sky have lost three of their last five road games.

The Los Angeles Sparks look for a win to get back to a .500 record. The Los Angeles Sparks are averaging 76.4 points on 40.2 percent shooting and allowing 80.6 points on 41.3 percent shooting. Chelsea Gray is averaging 14.3 points and 4.8 assists while Nneka Ogwumike is averaging 14 points and 9.5 rebounds. Chiney Ogwumike is the third double-digit scorer and Riquna Williams is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Los Angeles Sparks are shooting 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 83.1 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Sparks are allowing 37.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.8 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Sparks have split their last four home games.

The Sky are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest, 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 road games and 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Sparks are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 home games, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Sunday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Sky are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Los Angeles and 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings. The under is 36-15 in Sparks last 51 home games. The over is 5-2 in Sky last 7 road games.

The Los Angeles Sparks finally looked like th Sparks when they beat up on Las Vegas, and there could be more where that came from now that they're healthy. The Chicago Sky are better than most give them credit for, but the lack of defense is scary, especially when on the road against good teams. The Sky are allowing 83.6 points on the road this season while losing by an average of five points. The Sparks have also won eight of the last 10 games against the Sky and have covered seven of those games. I'lll lay the chalk.

Pick:
Los Angeles Sparks -6

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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