Dream host Liberty in basketball action
New York Liberty vs Atlanta Dream Odds
The Dream will be trying to slam the Liberty on Tuesday when the teams tip off at Philips Arena in WNBA betting action.
This season the Dream are 8-10 overall and 6-11-1 ATS against the number, while the Liberty are 10-8 and 10-8 ATS. As for the totals, Atlanta is 9-9 on the OU, and New York is 9-9.
The visitors opened as 5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, while the total was hovering around 165 at most shops.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Atlanta's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 80.4 PPG, against a Liberty defense that ranks No. 8 at 78.4 PPG. The Dream field goal percentage has averaged 42.9% so far, less than the Liberty shooters have achieved on the year, 45.6% per game.
Defensively, the Liberty feature the league's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 84.5 points per game. Atlanta, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the league in scoring at home.
The Liberty were a 91-84 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Mercury. They failed to cover the 3–point spread as favorites, while the total score (175) made winners of UNDER bettors. New York suffered a 91-84 loss against Phoenix on Saturday, getting 16 points from Nicole Powell in a losing effort at Prudential Center.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 99-92 loser as they battled the Sun on the road. The Dream failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point underdog, while 191 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Angel McCoughtry was dynamite, scoring 36 points and adding 4 rebounds but Connecticut still won, 99-92, over Atlanta on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
New York Liberty Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Chicago are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Atlanta Dream Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 0-1
Before playing Seattle are 4-5
After playing Connecticut are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Liberty at Dream trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of New York's last 9 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 8 of New York's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 6 games
New York is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 9 games when playing at home against New York
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
New York home to Chicago, Thursday, August 4
Atlanta home to Seattle, Sunday, August 7