Mystics open as WNBA underdog vs Lynx
Minnesota Lynx vs Washington Mystics Odds
The WNBA betting slate features a clash between Washington and Minnesota on Saturday, with the host Mystics trying to win for fans supporting them with their cheers and their money.
The Mystics currently sports a record of 2-1, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-1 ATS. The Lynx are 2-0 and 2-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Mystics post a 1-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Lynx have gone 1-1 against the number.
If you're going with the Mystics in this one, they're listed as 11-point underdogs on the betting line for the contest. Totals bettors have seen that number set at 158 for Monday.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Washington's No. 6-rated squad against Minnesota's No. 2-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Washington rates No. 10 in the league with 3.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 1 with 6 per outing.
Defensively, the Lynx feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 in the league in scoring at home.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 99-79 winner as they battled the Mercury at home. The Lynx covered in the match as a 10.5-point favorite, while 178 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Lynx blew out Phoenix on Thursday, running up the score in a 99-79 win at Target Center.
Washington won its last outing, a 66-62 result against the Sun on June 7. The Mystics covered in that game as a 7-point underdog, while the 128 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Mystics got 17 points from Ivory Latta as Washington ran past Connecticut 66-62 on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing San Antonio are 9-1
After playing Phoenix are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Indiana are 1-9
After playing Connecticut are 4-6
After a win are 0-10
A few Lynx at Mystics trends to consider:
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
Minnesota is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Minnesota's last 16 games when playing Washington
Minnesota is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Washington's last 16 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games at home
Washington is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Minnesota home to San Antonio, Tuesday, June 11
Washington home to Indiana, Sunday, June 16