Mystics vs Sun Betting Matchup Report
Connecticut Sun vs Washington Mystics Odds
Connecticut pays a visit to Washington on Sunday, hoping to send the Mystics to a loss while also covering the spread in WNBA action at Verizon Center.
Supporters of the Sun have seen them go 6-14 and 8-12 ATS so far this season, while the Mystics are at 10-13 and 12-10-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Mystics are 13-10, while the Sun are 5-14-1.
The Mystics are listed as 5.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, with the total listed at 151.5.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Washington's No. 5-ranked offense, averaging 76.8 PPG, against a Sun defense that ranks No. 7 at 74.4 PPG. The Mystics field goal percentage has averaged 42.5% so far, more than the Sun shooters have achieved on the year, 39.2% per game.
Defensively, the Sun feature the league's No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 73 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 7 in the league in scoring at home.
Connecticut lost its last outing, a 77-61 result against the Sky on August 9. The Sun failed to cover in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 138 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Sun got 13 points from Allison Hightower, but it was Chicago that prevailed in a 77-61 final on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 79-75 winner as they battled the Lynx on the road. The Mystics covered in the match as a 14.5-point underdog, while 154 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Mystics grabbed a 79-75 win over the Lynx on Thursday, behind a 24-point effort from Ivory Latta at Target Center.
Connecticut Sun Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 6-4
After playing Chicago are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing New York are 1-9
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Sun at Mystics trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Connecticut's last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
Connecticut is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
Connecticut is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Connecticut's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 5 games when playing at home against Connecticut
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Connecticut
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games
Connecticut home to Atlanta, Wednesday, August 14
Washington at New York, Friday, August 16