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The Atlanta Dream and the Phoenix Mercury will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at US Airways Center.
Atlanta won its last outing, a 74-65 result against the Sun on July 24. The Dream failed to cover in that game as a 9.5-point favorite, while the 139 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Last time out for Phoenix, they were an 88-79 loser as they battled the Storm on the road. The Mercury failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point favorite, while 167 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 11-5 SU, 10-6 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
When playing on Saturday are 1-4
Before playing Indiana are 8-2
After playing Connecticut are 7-3
After a win are 8-2
Team record: 9-10 SU, 8-11 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
is 8-17 ATS in its last 25 games
is 4-17 SU in its last 21 games at home
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Seattle are 1-9
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Atlanta at Indiana, Saturday, August 10
Phoenix home to Seattle, Tuesday, August 6