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Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream - 7/2/19 WNBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Atlanta Dream at Minnesota Lynx
Date & Time Tuesday July 2, 2019, 8:00 PM (EDT)
Location
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Line
The Line: Minnesota Lynx -6.5 -- Over/Under: 151
TV Channel
CBS SPORTS NETWORK, FOX SPORTS GO
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The Atlanta Dream and Minnesota Lynx meet Tuesday in WNBA action at the Target Center.

The Atlanta Dream could use a win after losing eight of their last nine games. The Atlanta Dream are averaging 70.1 points on 37 percent shooting and allowing 80.5 points on 42.3 percent shooting. Tiffany Hayes is averaging 12.6 points and 3.5 rebounds while Brittney Sykes is averaging 11.2 points and 2.1 assists. Renee Montgomery is dishing 3.4 assists and Jessica Breland is grabbing 6.6 rebounds. The Atlanta Dream are shooting 30.2 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The Atlanta Dream are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.6 rebounds per game. The Atlanta Dream have lost all three road games this season.

The Minnesota Lynx look for a win here to get a game above a .500 record. The Minnesota Lynx are averaging 77.7 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 76.2 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Odyssey Sims is averaging 15.8 points and 5.2 assists while Sylvia Fowles is averaging 14.3 points and 9.8 rebounds. Napheesa Collier is the third double-digit scorer and Damiris Dantas is dishing 3.2 assists. The Minnesota Lynx are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.7 percent from the free throw line. The Minnesota Lynx are allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.4 rebounds per game. The Minnesota Lynx have split their last six home games.

The Dream are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 road games, 38-16-1 ATS in their last 55 games playing on 1 days rest and 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games overall. The Lynx are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 home games, 3-8 ATS in their last 11 Tuesday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Dream are 4-11 ATS in the last 15 meetings in Minnesota and 8-18 ATS in the last 26 meetings. The over is 4-1 in Lynx last 5 overall. The over is 4-0 in Dream last 4 games playing on 1 days rest.

The Atlanta Dream were just smoked at home by the Liberty, and now they go on the road where they've lost all three games and are losing by an average of 13.7 points while shooting 39.9 percent from the field. The Dream are just 3-7 ATS this season. The Minnesota Lynx aren't the team capable of blowing teams out most nights, but this is a game they should win comfortably. The Dream have proven to be the worst team in the league by a pretty decent margin.  

Pick:
Minnesota Lynx -6.5

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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