Shock vs Silver Stars Betting Preview
San Antonio Silver Stars vs Tulsa Shock Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for San Antonio when they hit take on the Shock on Friday in pro hoops betting action.
The Shock sit at 8-18 (14-11-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Silver Stars are currently 9-16 (11-14 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Tulsa is 13-12-1 OU, and San Antonio is 9-16 OU.
The Shock are listed as 6.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, with the total listed at 150.5.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Silver Stars rank No. 11 in the league with 31.5 per game. That compares with Tulsa’s No. 9 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Tulsa is the WNBA’s No. 1-ranked team at 6.6 per game, while the Silver Stars rate No. 2 with 5.6 per contest.
Defensively, the Silver Stars feature the league's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.6 points per game. Tulsa, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the league in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Antonio, they were an 80-63 loser as they battled the Fever on the road. The Silver Stars failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point underdog, while 143 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Danielle Adams scored 17 points in a failed effort to lead the Silver Stars to victory (they lost 80-63 to Indiana at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Wednesday).
Last time out for Tulsa, they were an 89-86 loser as they battled the Mercury at home. The Shock covered in the match as a 4-point underdog, while 175 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Shock endured an 89-86 loss at the hands of the Mercury on Tuesday, despite a 23-point effort from Riquna Williams at BOK Center.
San Antonio Silver Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Indiana are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 3-7
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few Silver Stars at Shock trends to consider:
San Antonio is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Tulsa
San Antonio is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games when playing Tulsa
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Antonio's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Antonio's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tulsa's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 6 games when playing at home against San Antonio
Tulsa is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Tulsa is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games when playing San Antonio
San Antonio home to Seattle, Sunday, August 25
Tulsa at Los Angeles, Sunday, August 25