Mystics open as WNBA underdog vs Dream
Washington Mystics vs Atlanta Dream Odds
Philips Arena will feature Dream vs. Mystics action on Thursday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in WNBA action.
Atlanta battles the Mystics, currently with a 0-1 mark (0-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 1-0 for the Dream and 1-0 for the Mystics.
The Mystics are listed as 6.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, with the total listed at 159.5.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Atlanta's No. 8-rated squad against Washington's No. 11-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Atlanta rates No. 9 in the league with 4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 9 with 4 per outing.
Defensively, the Mystics feature the league's No. 12-rated defense on the road, allowing 89 points per game. Atlanta, meanwhile, comes in at No. 3 in the league in scoring at home.
Washington was an 89-73 loser in its last match on the road against the Sun. They failed to cover the 5.5–point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 162 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Washington suffered an 89-73 loss against Connecticut on Saturday, getting 16 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing effort at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 94-88 loser as they battled the Liberty at home. The Dream failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite, while 182 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Atlanta suffered a 94-88 loss against New York on Sunday, getting 19 points from Iziane Castro Marques in a losing effort at Philips Arena.
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Chicago are 3-7
After playing Connecticut are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Atlanta Dream Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 1-0
Before playing San Antonio are 3-2
After playing New York are 8-2
After a loss are 3-7
A few Mystics at Dream trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Washington home to Chicago, Saturday, June 11
Atlanta at San Antonio, Saturday, June 11