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The fans at US Airways Center will be treated to a game between the New York Liberty and the Phoenix Mercury when they take their seats on Saturday.

Oddsmakers opened the Mercury as -11.5-point favorites versus the Liberty, while the game's total opened at 158.5

The Mercury were a 93-73 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Sparks. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (166) made winners of OVER bettors.

In their last action, New York was an 84-80 winner on the road against the Storm. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (164) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 10-13 SU,10-13 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
New York is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
New York is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New York's last 5 games
New York is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games on the road

Phoenix:
Team record: 20-3 SU,17-6 ATS
Current Streak: won 14 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 OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games
Phoenix is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
New York home to Washington Tuesday, July 29
Phoenix home to Los Angeles Tuesday, July 29