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Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Odds
The Minnesota Lynx host Indiana on Wednesday, looking to build on their 27-7 mark against the 22-12 Fever in WNBA action at Target Center.
The Fever will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 19-15 ATS against the number this season, while the Lynx are 19-15 ATS. Indiana is 16-17-1 on the totals; Minnesota is 20-13-1.
Oddsmakers opened the Lynx as 7.5-point favorites in this matchup, while the OVER/UNDER line was sitting at 150.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 1-ranked offense (86 PPG) against a Fever defense that ranks No. 2 at 72.3 PPG. The Lynx have averaged 47.3% from the field per game, more than the Fever have managed so far this season (41.8% on average).
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Fever own the league's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 72.3 points per game when on the road. Minnesota, on the other hand, rates No. 1 in home scoring.
In their last action, Indiana was a 76-70 winner on the road against the Lynx. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (146) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Indiana earned a 76-70 victory over Minnesota on Sunday, getting 20 points from Tamika Catchings at Target Center.
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Indiana are 3-7
After playing Indiana are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few Fever at Lynx trends to consider:
Indiana is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana's last 8 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Minnesota is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
Minnesota is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota's last 8 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Minnesota's last 13 games when playing Indiana
Indiana home to Minnesota, Friday, October 19
Minnesota at Indiana, Friday, October 19