Mystics host Shock in basketball action
Tulsa Shock vs Washington Mystics Odds
The Mystics will be trying to slam the Shock on Sunday when the teams tip off at Verizon Center in WNBA betting action.
The Mystics currently sports a record of 4-6, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-4 ATS. The Shock are 3-9 and 8-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Mystics post a 6-4 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Shock have gone 6-5-1 against the number.
Washington opened as 5.5-point favorites, while the WNBA total was set at 159.5 for those who prefer OVER/UNDER betting.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Shock rank No. 10 in the league with 32 per game. That compares with Washington’s No. 8 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Washington is the WNBA’s No. 11-ranked team at 3.7 per game, while the Shock rate No. 1 with 7.5 per contest.
Defensively, the Shock feature the league's No. 8-rated defense on the road, allowing 81.4 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the league in scoring at home.
Tulsa lost its last outing, an 80-69 result against the Fever on June 28. The Shock failed to cover in that game as a 3-point underdog, while the 149 combined points took the game OVER the total. The Shock endured an 80-69 loss at the hands of the Fever on Friday, despite a 21-point effort from Nicole Powell at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Last time out for Washington, they were an 86-75 loser as they battled the Dream on the road. The Mystics failed to cover in the match as a 10-point underdog, while 161 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Washington got 20 points from Monique Currie but lost anyway 86-75 against the Dream on Friday at Philips Arena.
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Connecticut are 3-7
After playing Indiana are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 2-8
After a loss are 1-9
A few Shock at Mystics trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tulsa's last 7 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tulsa's last 6 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 5 games
Tulsa is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games when playing Tulsa
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing at home against Tulsa
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Tulsa
Tulsa at Connecticut, Tuesday, July 2
Washington home to Seattle, Saturday, July 6