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The Los Angeles Sparks and the Phoenix Mercury will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at US Airways Center.
Oddsmakers opened the Mercury as -9-point favorites versus the Sparks, while the game's total opened at 163
The Mercury were a 78-63 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Liberty. They covered the 12-point spread as favorites, while the total score (141) made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 77-73 winner at home against the Fever. They failed to cover the -5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (150) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 12-14 SU,11-15 ATS
Los Angeles is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games
Los Angeles is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Los Angeles is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles's last 6 games on the road
Team record: 21-3 SU,18-6 ATS
Current Streak: won 15 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
Los Angeles home to Connecticut Sunday, August 3
Phoenix at Minnesota Thursday, July 31