Mercury home to Sky in WNBA betting action
Chicago Sky vs Phoenix Mercury Odds
A key WNBA battle sees the visiting Sky travelling to Phoenix Monday to face the Mercury on Monday.
Supporters of the Sky have seen them go 0-0 and 0-0 ATS so far this season, while the Mercury are at 0-0 and 0-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Mercury are 0-0, while the Sky are 0-0.
The visitors opened as 9.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, while the total was hovering around 168.5 at most shops.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 9-ranked offense (0 PPG) against a Sky defense that ranks No. 1 at 0 PPG. The Mercury have averaged 0% from the field per game, almost the same as the Sky have managed so far this season (0% on average).
Defensively, the Sky feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Phoenix, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the league in scoring at home.
The Sky were a 77-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Mystics. They covered the 12-point spread as favorites, while the total score (135) made winners of UNDER bettors. Chicago earned a 77-58 victory over Washington on Saturday, getting 20 points from Courtney Vandersloot at Allstate Arena.
The Mercury were a 71-57 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Storm. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (128) made winners of UNDER bettors. Phoenix got 13 points from DeWanna Bonner but lost anyway 71-57 against the Storm on Sunday at US Airways Center.
Chicago Sky Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-5
Before playing Connecticut are 5-5
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Phoenix Mercury Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Seattle are 2-8
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
A few Sky at Mercury trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chicago's last 13 games on the road
Chicago is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Phoenix
Chicago is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
Phoenix is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing Chicago
Phoenix is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Chicago
Phoenix is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Phoenix is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Chicago home to Connecticut, Friday, May 31
Phoenix at Seattle, Sunday, June 2