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New York Liberty vs. Chicago Sky

The New York Liberty and the Chicago Sky will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Allstate Arena.

Last time out for New York, they were an 88-57 loser as they battled the Lynx on the road. The Liberty failed to cover in the match as a 16-point underdog, while 145 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Chicago was a 79-73 winner on the road against the Mystics. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (152) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 10-15 SU, 12-13 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games when playing Chicago
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago
is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Connecticut are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Chicago:
Team record: 18-8 SU, 15-10-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing New York
is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games at home

When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
New York at Connecticut, Sunday, August 25
Chicago at Atlanta, Saturday, August 24