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|Phoenix Mercury vs. Connecticut Sun|
The Phoenix Mercury and the Connecticut Sun will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Mohegan Sun Arena. The Mercury were a 101-97 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mystics. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (198) made winners of OVER bettors. Connecticut lost its last outing, a 78-77 result against the Dream on June 23. The Sun covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 155 combined points took the game OVER the total. Phoenix:
Team record: 6-4 SU, 4-6 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Team record: 2-6 SU, 3-5 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Phoenix
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Phoenix home to New York, Tuesday, July 2
Connecticut home to Tulsa, Tuesday, July 2