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The Connecticut Sun and the Phoenix Mercury will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at US Airways Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Mercury as -12-point favorites versus the Sun, while the game's total opened at 159

Last time out for Phoenix, they were a 90-78 winner as they battled the Mystics at home. The Mercury covered in the match as a 10.5-point favorite, while 168 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Sun were an 86-63 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Storm. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (149) made winners of OVER bettors.

Team record: 10-13 SU,13-10 ATS
Connecticut is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games
Connecticut is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Connecticut's last 5 games
Connecticut is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road

Team record: 17-3 SU,14-6 ATS
Current Streak: won 11 straight games.
Phoenix is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Phoenix is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Phoenix's last 8 games
Phoenix is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games at home

Next up:
Connecticut at Washington Wednesday, July 23
Phoenix at Seattle Tuesday, July 22