Shock visit Lynx in hoops battle
Tulsa Shock vs Minnesota Lynx Odds
The visiting Shock hope to send their backers to the pay window on Tuesday as they look to cover the spread at Target Center against the Lynx.
The Shock will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 0-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Lynx are 1-1 ATS. Tulsa is 1-0 against the total, while Minnesota is 1-0-1 versus the number.
The Lynx are listed as 14-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, with the total listed at 164.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 5-ranked offense (80 PPG) against a Shock defense that ranks No. 11 at 93 PPG. The Lynx have averaged 42.1% from the field per game, more than the Shock have managed so far this season (37.7% on average).
Defensively, the Shock feature the league's No. 12-rated defense on the road, allowing 93 points per game. Minnesota, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the league in scoring at home.
Tulsa was a 93-73 loser in its last match on the road against the Silver Stars. They failed to cover the 9–point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 166 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Shock were blown out by San Antonio on Saturday, losing by a 93-73 final at AT&T Center in basketball betting action.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were an 86-69 winner as they battled the Sparks at home. The Lynx covered in the match as a 5.5-point favorite, while 155 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Minnesota got 17 points from Seimone Augustus en route to an 86-69 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday at Target Center.
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Antonio are 5-5
After playing San Antonio are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Los Angeles are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Shock at Lynx trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tulsa's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa's last 6 games when playing Minnesota
Tulsa is 8-15 ATS in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games at home
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Tulsa
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Tulsa home to San Antonio, Friday, June 10
Minnesota at Seattle, Thursday, June 9