The Los Angeles Sparks and Las Vegas Aces meet Saturday in WNBA action at the Michelob ULTRA Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
Los Angeles Sparks Betting Preview
The Los Angeles Sparks are averaging 89.5 points on 40.9 percent shooting and allowing 82.5 points on 46.6 percent shooting. Nneka Ogwumike is averaging 17 points and 3 assists, while Chiney Ogwumike is averaging 17 points and 7.5 rebounds. Lexie Brown is the third double-digit scorer and Karlie Samuelson is dishing 0.5 assists. The Los Angeles Sparks are shooting 39 percent from beyond the arc and 83.7 percent from the free throw line. The Los Angeles Sparks are allowing 37.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31 rebounds per game.
Las Vegas Aces Betting Preview
The Las Vegas Aces are averaging 99.5 points on 53.8 percent shooting and allowing 74.5 points on 37 percent shooting. Jackie Young is averaging 26.5 points and 4 rebounds, while Kelsey Plum is averaging 16 points and 4 rebounds. A’ja Wilson is the third double-digit scorer and Chelsea Gray is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Las Vegas Aces are shooting 51.2 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. The Las Vegas Aces are allowing 30 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.5 rebounds per game.
The Las Vegas Aces are rolling out of the gate, showing no signs of a championship hangover, and now they're at home for the first time this season, which is sure to be a packed house and celebration. The Aces also just beat the Sparks on Thursday on the road, getting whatever they wanted offensively. Nneka Ogwumike also still remains questionable with an illness. Hard to fade the Aces in this spot in their home opener. Give me the Aces and whatever the line is.