The Indiana Fever and Las Vegas Aces face off on Sunday in a WNBA showdown at Hinkie Fieldhouse. These two teams faced off on Friday, and it was the Aces that were able to secure the 93-72 victory.
The Las Vegas Aces sit with a 21-8 record overall, and they have won four games in a row.- Two games ago against the Chicago Sky, the offense scored 93 points and that led to the 10-point victory. The Aces are averaging 90.5 points, while their pitching staff is giving up 84.3 points per game. The offense is ranked 1st in the league, while their pitching staff is ranked 8th overall. The Aces want to push the pace, but there have been times the defense has really let them down, and the defense needs to be strong again in this game. The top offensive player for the Aces has been Kelsey Plum, who is averaging 20.1 points while shooting 45.4 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Indiana Fever, who sit with a 5-26 record overall, but the defense really struggled again in the last game, and that led to the blowout defeat. Far too often this season, the defense has really struggled. The Fever are averaging 77.8 points, while their defense is giving up 88.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 12th in the league, while their defense is ranked 12th in the league. The top offensive player for the Fever has been Kelsey Mitchell, who is averaging 18.4 points while shooting 43.8 percent from the field and 40.9 percent from deep.
The Aces won the game on Friday by 21 points, and they are going to have no issue again in this game. The Fever’s defense is going to struggle here and that will be the difference as Las Vegas gets the job done. Back Las Vegas against the spread,