Liberty host Shock in basketball action
Tulsa Shock vs New York Liberty Odds
The Liberty hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Saturday as the Shock pay a visit to Prudential Center in WNBA betting action.
The Shock will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 17-14-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Liberty are 13-20 ATS. Tulsa is 17-15 on the totals; New York is 13-20.
Sportsbooks had the Liberty installed as 6.5-point favorites in this particular matchup. The over-under number was listed by most sportsbooks at 152.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features New York's No. 8-rated squad against Tulsa's No. 12-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, New York rates No. 7 in the league with 6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 2 with 7.9 per outing.
Defensively, the Shock feature the league's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 84 points per game. New York, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the league in scoring at home.
New York lost its last outing, a 78-66 result against the Shock on September 20. The Liberty failed to cover in that game as a 4.5-point favorite, while the 144 combined points took the game UNDER the total. New York suffered a 78-66 loss against Tulsa on Thursday, getting 14 points from Kara Braxton in a losing effort at BOK Center.
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Indiana are 3-7
After playing New York are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
New York Liberty Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Tulsa are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Shock at Liberty trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tulsa's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Tulsa's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tulsa's last 7 games when playing on the road against New York
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 6 games when playing New York
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 5 games
New York is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Tulsa
New York is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
New York is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tulsa
Tulsa at Indiana, Sunday, September 23