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|Minnesota Lynx vs. Phoenix Mercury|
The Minnesota Lynx and the Phoenix Mercury will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at US Airways Center.Oddsmakers opened the Mercury as -5-point favorites versus the Lynx, while the game's total opened at 160
Last time out for Phoenix, they were a 78-73 winner as they battled the Stars on the road. The Mercury failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point favorite, while 151 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Minnesota was a 74-64 winner in its last match at home against the Sky. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 138 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.Minnesota:
Team record: 24-6 SU,16-14 ATS
Current Streak: won 11 straight games.
Minnesota is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 5 games
Minnesota is 15-8 ATS in its last 23 games on the road
Team record: 25-4 SU,19-10 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
Phoenix is 11-4 ATS in its last 15 games
Phoenix is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Phoenix is 19-1 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Phoenix's last 5 games
Minnesota home to Los Angeles Tuesday, August 12
Phoenix at New York Tuesday, August 12