Silver Stars open as WNBA underdog vs Liberty
San Antonio Silver Stars vs New York Liberty Odds
San Antonio travels to New York on Sunday, hoping to boost its 2-5 mark with a victory over the Liberty.
The Liberty sit at 4-2 (3-3 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Silver Stars are currently 2-5 (3-4 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? New York is 0-5-1 OU, and San Antonio is 1-6 OU.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Silver Stars listed as 3-point underdogs. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER line for this game was set at 147.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 9-ranked offense (72 PPG) against a Silver Stars defense that ranks No. 10 at 80 PPG. The Liberty have averaged 42.3% from the field per game, more than the Silver Stars have managed so far this season (40% on average).
Defensively, the Silver Stars feature the league's No. 8-rated defense on the road, allowing 81 points per game. New York, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the league in scoring at home.
The Silver Stars were a 91-86 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Storm. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (177) made winners of OVER bettors. The Silver Stars got 21 points from Jia Perkins, but it was Seattle that prevailed in a 91-86 final on Friday at AT&T Center.
In their last action, New York was a 78-68 winner at home against the Sun. They covered the 1-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (146) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Liberty grabbed a 78-68 win over the Sun on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Cappie Pondexter at Prudential Center.
San Antonio Silver Stars Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Phoenix are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
New York Liberty Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chicago are 7-3
After playing Connecticut are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Silver Stars at Liberty trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Antonio's last 8 games when playing New York
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Antonio's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of San Antonio's last 22 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Antonio's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New York's last 5 games at home
New York is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of New York's last 8 games when playing San Antonio
San Antonio home to Phoenix, Tuesday, June 25
New York at Chicago, Wednesday, June 26