Dallas Wings at Phoenix Mercury
June 11, 2021 10:00 pm EDT
The Line: Phoenix -2.5 / Total: 164.5
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The Phoenix Mercury and Dallas Wings face-off on Friday in a WNBA basketball showdown at Talking Stick Resort Arena. These are two teams who are near eachother in the standings and is a big game for both teams.
These two teams faced off on Tuesday and it was the Dallas WIngs that were able to come away with the 85-81 victory. Arike Ogunbowale was the best player for Dallas putting up 22 points and two rebounds. For Phoenix, they were led by Brittney Grinner who finished with 27 points, 16 rebounds, and four assists.
The Phoenix Mercury come into this game with a 5-4 record overall which puts them in 4th place in the standings. The Phoenix Mercury had won three games in a row before losing their last game against the Dallas Wings. Phoenix comes into this game averaging 80.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 80.8 points per game. Skylar Diggins-Smith has been the best player for Phoenix averaging 19.7 points while shooting 44.4 percent from the field and 34.1 percent from behind the three-point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Dallas Wings who sit with a 4-5 record overall which puts them in 5th place in the standings. Coming into this game Dallas has won two games in a row and those two wins have come by a total of five points. On the season, the Dallas Wings are averaging 87.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 85.7 points per game. Arike Ogunbowale has been the best player for Dallas averaging 22.1 points while shooting 39.8 percent from the field and 35.8 percent from behind the three-point line.
The Phoenix Mercury are going to be better in this game, and their offense is going to get the job done in this game. Back the Phoenix Mercury to cover the spread in this game.