Dallas Wings at Seattle Storm
|Date & Time||Thursday August 8, 2019, 10:00 PM (EDT)|
Angel of the Winds Arena
The Line: Seattle Storm -8.5 -- Over/Under: 147
ESPN3/LEAGUE PASS, JOETV
The Dallas Wings and Seattle Storm meet Thursday in WNBA action at the Angel of the Winds Arena.
The Dallas Wings could use a win after losing 10 of their last 13 games. The Dallas Wings are averaging 69.9 points on 38.1 percent shooting and allowing 75 points on 41.5 percent shooting. Arike Ogunbowale is averaging 15 points and 2.4 rebounds while Kayla Thornton is averaging 10.6 points and 1.9 assists. Allisha Gray is dishing 2.7 assists and Isabelle Harrison is grabbing 4.7 rebounds. The Dallas Wings are shooting 30.9 percent from beyond the arc and 81.1 percent from the free throw line. The Dallas Wings are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game. The Dallas Wings have lost all 10 road games this season.
The Seattle Storm also need a win here to snap a three-game losing streak. The Seattle Storm are averaging 75.1 points on 41.3 percent shooting and allowing 74.9 points on 43.5 percent shooting. Natasha Howard is averaging 18.2 points and eight rebounds while Jewell Loyd is averaging 13.3 points and 2.2 assists. Jordin Canada is the third double-digit scorer and Alysha Clark is grabbing five rebounds. The Seattle Storm are shooting 33.7 percent from beyond the arc and 80.3 percent from the free throw line. The Seattle Storm are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.7 rebounds per game. The Seattle Storm have split their last six home games.
The Wings are 5-14-1 ATS in their last 20 games following a ATS loss, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Thursday games and 4-14 ATS in their last 18 road games. The Storm are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 vs. Western Conference, 20-7 ATS in their last 27 games following a ATS loss and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 Thursday games. The Wings are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Seattle and 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings. The under is 19-6-2 in Wings last 27 overall. The over is 11-5 in Storm last 16 Thursday games.
The Dallas Wings have had zero success on the road this season, which includes losing all 10 games, and they're losing by an average of 13 points while shooting 36.4 percent from the field. That's really all you need to know. Yes, the Seattle Storm are very inconsistent and enter this game shooting a poor percentage from the field as of late. However, the Wings are unbackable on the road this season. It's Storm or pass.