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The Connecticut Sun and the Los Angeles Sparks will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at STAPLES Center.
Connecticut lost its last outing, a 74-66 result against the Liberty on August 25. The Sun failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 140 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
The Sparks were a 90-88 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Shock. They failed to cover the 10.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (178) made winners of OVER bettors.
Team record: 7-19 SU, 9-17 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 12 games when playing on the road against Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of last 24 games
The total has gone OVER in 16 of last 23 games when playing Los Angeles
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing New York are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 19-8 SU, 11-16 ATS
is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 12 games when playing at home against Connecticut
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Antonio are 6-4
After playing Tulsa are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
Connecticut at Seattle, Thursday, August 29
Los Angeles at San Antonio, Saturday, August 31