Dream face Storm: WNBA odds preview
Atlanta Dream vs Seattle Storm Odds
The Seattle Storm host Atlanta on Sunday, looking to build on their 5-8 mark against the 10-2 Dream in WNBA action at KeyArena.
This season the Storm are 5-8 overall and 6-7 ATS against the number, while the Dream are 10-2 and 9-3 ATS. As for the totals, Seattle is 4-9 on the OU, and Atlanta is 7-5.
Oddsmakers opened the Storm as 6-point underdogs in this matchup, while the OVER/UNDER line was sitting at 146.5.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Seattle's No. 12-rated squad against Atlanta's No. 5-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Seattle rates No. 4 in the league with 5.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 8 with 4.3 per outing.
Defensively, the Dream feature the league's No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 77.4 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 10 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 94-72 loser on the road against the Lynx. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (166) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Atlanta was run off the court by the Lynx on Tuesday as Minnesota blasted them 94-72 at Target Center.
In their last action, Seattle was a 66-57 loser on the road against the Liberty. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (123) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Tina Thompson scored 13 points in a failed effort to lead the Storm to victory (they lost 66-57 to New York at Prudential Center on Tuesday).
Atlanta Dream Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-2
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Tulsa are 4-6
After playing New York are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Dream at Storm trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Seattle
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Seattle is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Seattle is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Atlanta at Los Angeles, Wednesday, July 17
Seattle home to Tulsa, Wednesday, July 17