Fever visit Sun in hoops battle
Indiana Fever vs Connecticut Sun Odds
Mohegan Sun Arena will feature Sun vs. Fever action on Sunday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in WNBA action.
The Sun currently sports a record of 9-24, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 14-19 ATS. The Fever are 16-17 and 15-18 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Sun post a 11-20-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Fever have gone 12-21 against the number.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Fever listed as 5.5-point favorites. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER line for this game was set at 138.5.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Fever rank No. 11 in the league with 31.9 per game. That compares with Connecticut’s No. 8 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Connecticut is the WNBA’s No. 8-ranked team at 4.1 per game, while the Fever rate No. 4 with 5.5 per contest.
Defensively, the Fever feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.9 points per game. Connecticut, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the league in scoring at home.
The Fever were a 66-63 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Liberty. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (129) made winners of UNDER bettors. Tamika Catchings scored 23 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Indiana over New York, 66-63, on Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Connecticut lost its last outing, an 82-56 result against the Mystics on September 13. The Sun failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog, while the 138 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Connecticut was run off the court by the Mystics on Friday as Washington blasted them 82-56 at Verizon Center.
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
After playing New York are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Connecticut Sun Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few Fever at Sun trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Indiana's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Indiana's last 5 games when playing Connecticut
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Indiana's last 9 games when playing on the road against Connecticut
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Indiana's last 10 games
Connecticut is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Connecticut's last 5 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Connecticut's last 9 games when playing at home against Indiana
Connecticut is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Indiana