Silver Stars open as WNBA underdog vs Storm
San Antonio Silver Stars vs Seattle Storm Odds
The Storm will be trying to slam the Silver Stars on Tuesday when the teams tip off at KeyArena in WNBA betting action.
The Silver Stars will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 14-10-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Storm are 12-13-1 ATS. San Antonio is 8-16-1 against the total, while Seattle is 9-17 versus the number.
Oddsmakers opened the Storm as 5-point favorites in this matchup, while the OVER/UNDER line was sitting at 144.5.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 10-ranked offense, averaging 71.5 PPG, against a Silver Stars defense that ranks No. 6 at 76.4 PPG. The Storm field goal percentage has averaged 43.6% so far, more than the Silver Stars shooters have achieved on the year, 42.8% per game.
Defensively, the Silver Stars feature the league's No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.2 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the league in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Antonio, they were an 87-81 loser as they battled the Mercury on the road. The Silver Stars covered in the match as a 6.5-point underdog, while 168 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. San Antonio got 22 points and 10 assists from Becky Hammon in a losing cause in an 87-81 loss to Phoenix on Saturday at US Airways Center.
In their last action, Seattle was a 63-62 winner at home against the Liberty. They failed to cover the 7–point spread as favorites, while the combined score (125) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Seattle got 20 points from Lauren Jackson en route to a 63-62 victory over New York on Saturday at KeyArena.
San Antonio Silver Stars Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Phoenix are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Tulsa are 3-7
After playing New York are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few Silver Stars at Storm trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of San Antonio's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of San Antonio's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Antonio's last 8 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Antonio's last 7 games when playing on the road against Seattle
Seattle is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Antonio
Seattle is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
Seattle is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing San Antonio
Seattle is 7-0-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing San Antonio
San Antonio at Minnesota, Friday, August 26
Seattle home to Tulsa, Thursday, August 25