Connecticut Sun vs. Chicago Sky
Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM (IMG Academy)
The Line: Chicago Sky -6 -- Over/Under: 168 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Connecticut Sun and Chicago Sky meet Friday in WNBA action at the IMG Academy.
The Connecticut Sun look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Connecticut Sun are averaging 80.4 points on 43.2 percent shooting and allowing 81.4 points on 45 percent shooting. DeWanna Bonner is averaging 18.7 points and 3.4 assists while Alyssa Thomas is averaging 15.6 points and 9.7 rebounds. Jasmine Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Brionna Jones is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Connecticut Sun are shooting 31.8 percent from beyond the arc and 71.4 percent from the free throw line. The Connecticut Sun are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.9 rebounds per game.
The Chicago Sky look for a win after winning four of their last six games. The Chicago Sky are averaging 86.8 points on 49 percent shooting and allowing 84.6 points on 46.4 percent shooting. Kahleah Copper is averaging 14.7 points and 4.7 rebounds while Allie Quigley is averaging 14.4 points and 2.6 assists. Cheyenne Parker is the third double-digit scorer and Courtney Vandersloot is dishing 8.4 assists. The Chicago Sky are shooting 36.8 percent from beyond the arc and 80.3 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Sky are allowing 39.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.1 rebounds per game.
The Sun are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games as an underdog, 5-15-1 ATS in their last 21 Friday games and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Sky are 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 Friday games, 8-2 ATS in their last 10 vs. Eastern Conference and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win. The over is 5-2 in Sun last 7 games as an underdog. The over is 19-6-1 in Sky last 26 overall. The Sun are 0-6 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.
The Connecticut Sun continue to struggle mainly on the offensive end and have failed to cover seven of their last 10 games. The Chicago Sky are playing some of their best basketball in years and look really good offensively. If these numbers hold true, the Sky should have little trouble cruising to a comfortable victory. I'll lay the chalk.