Lynx vs Fever Betting Matchup Report
Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Odds
Minnesota will look to improve on its 27-7 record on Sunday when they host Indiana in WNBA odds action at Target Center.
Minnesota battles the Fever, currently with a 22-12 mark (19-15 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 20-13-1 for the Lynx and 16-17-1 for the Fever.
Bettors looking to side with the Lynx in this one will find them as 7-point favorites, while the total was sitting at 152.
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.
Indiana won its last outing, an 87-71 result against the Sun on October 11. The Fever covered in that game as a 4-point underdog, while the 158 combined points took the game OVER the total. Connecticut was victimized for 22 points and 13 rebounds by Tamika Catchings as the Fever defeated the Sun 87-71 in WNBA action on Thursday.
The Lynx were an 80-79 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Sparks. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (159) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Lynx got 21 points from Seimone Augustus as Minnesota ran past Los Angeles 80-79 on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-4
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Connecticut are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Indiana are 2-8
After playing Los Angeles are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Fever at Lynx trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana's last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Indiana's last 12 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Indiana's last 9 games
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota's last 7 games when playing at home against Indiana
Minnesota is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Indiana
Indiana at Minnesota, Wednesday, October 17
Minnesota home to Indiana, Wednesday, October 17