Lynx vs Silver Stars Betting Matchup Report
San Antonio Silver Stars vs Minnesota Lynx Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for San Antonio when they hit take on the Lynx on Friday in pro hoops betting action.
The Lynx are 14-3 so far on the season, and 10-7 ATS vs. the number. The Silver Stars, meanwhile, are 6-12 and 8-10 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Minnesota go 5-12 and the Silver Stars go 6-12 on the totals.
Bettors looking to back the visiting Silver Stars before tip-off in this one will find them as 15.5-point underdogs, while the total sits at 157.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Minnesota's No. 2-ranked offense, averaging 82.9 PPG, against a Silver Stars defense that ranks No. 10 at 79.6 PPG. The Lynx field goal percentage has averaged 45.7% so far, more than the Silver Stars shooters have achieved on the year, 39.6% per game.
Defensively, the Silver Stars feature the league's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 84.2 points per game. Minnesota, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 in the league in scoring at home.
The Silver Stars were a 65-53 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Liberty. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the total score (118) made winners of UNDER bettors. Danielle Adams scored 20 points leading the Silver Stars to a 65-53 victory over New York at AT&T Center on Thursday.
In their last action, Minnesota was an 81-69 winner at home against the Mercury. They failed to cover the 15-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (150) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Lindsay Whalen scored 18 points leading the Lynx to an 81-69 victory over Phoenix at Target Center on Wednesday.
San Antonio Silver Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Tulsa are 5-5
After playing New York are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 8-2
After playing Phoenix are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few Silver Stars at Lynx trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Antonio's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Antonio's last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Antonio's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Antonio's last 9 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Antonio
Minnesota is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games when playing San Antonio
San Antonio home to Tulsa, Sunday, August 4
Minnesota home to Seattle, Sunday, August 4