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San Antonio Silver Stars vs Tulsa Shock Odds
The Shock will try to pay off for their supporters on Friday when they play host to the Silver Stars at BOK Center in WNBA wagering action.
The Shock are 9-19 so far on the season, and 15-12-1 ATS vs. the number. The Silver Stars, meanwhile, are 10-18 and 14-14 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Tulsa go 14-13-1 and the Silver Stars go 10-18 on the totals.
Bettors looking to side with the Shock in this one will find them as 7-point favorites, while the total was sitting at 148.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Tulsa's No. 5-ranked offense, averaging 76.8 PPG, against a Silver Stars defense that ranks No. 10 at 77.6 PPG. The Shock field goal percentage has averaged 40.5% so far, more than the Silver Stars shooters have achieved on the year, 40% per game.
Defensively, the Silver Stars feature the league's No. 10-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.1 points per game. Tulsa, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the league in scoring at home.
The Silver Stars were a 72-71 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Storm. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (143) made winners of OVER bettors. The Silver Stars got 17 points from Jia Perkins, but it was Seattle that prevailed in a 72-71 final on Tuesday at AT&T Center.
Last time out for Tulsa, they were a 90-88 loser as they battled the Sparks on the road. The Shock covered in the match as a 10.5-point underdog, while 178 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Tulsa got 20 points from Candice Wiggins but lost anyway 90-88 against the Sparks on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
San Antonio Silver Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing New York are 3-7
After playing Los Angeles are 1-9
After a loss are 4-6
A few Silver Stars at Shock trends to consider:
San Antonio is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Tulsa
San Antonio is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing Tulsa
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Antonio's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Antonio's last 5 games when playing Tulsa
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa's last 5 games when playing San Antonio
Tulsa is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa's last 6 games at home
Tulsa is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
San Antonio home to Los Angeles, Saturday, August 31
Tulsa home to New York, Sunday, September 1