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|Los Angeles Sparks vs. Atlanta Dream|
The Los Angeles Sparks and the Atlanta Dream will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Philips Arena. Last time out for Los Angeles, they were an 80-67 winner as they battled the Silver Stars on the road. The Sparks covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite, while 147 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Atlanta lost its last outing, an 85-68 result against the Sky on August 31. The Dream failed to cover in that game as a 7.5-point underdog, while the 153 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Los Angeles:
Team record: 21-8 SU, 12-17 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Team record: 14-13 SU, 13-14 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
is 16-4 SU in its last 20 games at home
When playing on Monday are 3-5
Los Angeles at Minnesota, Wednesday, September 4
Atlanta home to Indiana, Wednesday, September 4