Seattle Storm vs. Indiana Fever
June 17, 2021 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Seattle -17 / Total: 165
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The Indiana Fever and Seattle Storm face off on Thursday in a WNBA basketball showdown at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. These two teams faced off Tuesday and it was the Seattle Storm that came away with the 87-70 victory.
The Indiana Fever currently sits with a 1-12 record overall which puts them in last place inside the WNBA. The Indiana Fever have struggled to score all season, and their defense has struggled to stop anyone. In the last game, Indiana gave up 87 points, and if they want any chance in this game, the defense is going to need to be better. On the season, the Indiana Fever are averaging 74,8 points per game while their defense is giving up 89.1 points per game Kelsey Mitchell has been the only real bright spot for Indiana averaging 15.9 points while shooting 41.1 percent from the field and 30.6 percent from behind the three-point line..
On the other side of this matchup is the Seattle Storm who sit with an 11-2 record overall which puts them in 1st place in the WNBA standings. Coming into this game the Seattle Storm have won four games in a row and the offense has been elite. On the season, Seattle is averaging 88.9 points per game while their defense is giving up 79.8 points per game. Breanna Stewart has been the best player for Seattle averaging 21.2 points while shooting 45.5 percent from the field and 36.2 percent from behind the three-point line. In this game for Seattle, it’s going to be about the offense running up the score and making life tough on Indiana.
The Seattle Storm are the better team and they are going to have no issue getting the job done in this game. Look for Seattle to run up the score, Indiana will have no answer, and Seattle will cover the spread.