Sky visit Fever in hoops battle
Chicago Sky vs Indiana Fever Odds
The visiting Sky hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Bankers Life Fieldhouse against the Fever.
The Sky will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 3-4 ATS against the number this season, while the Fever are 1-5 ATS. Chicago is 3-3-1 on the totals; Indiana is 1-5.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Fever sat as 1-point underdogs. The total had been pegged by the oddsmakers at 148.5.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Indiana's No. 11-rated squad against Chicago's No. 1-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Indiana rates No. 5 in the league with 5.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 3 with 5.6 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Sky own the league's No. 9-rated mark, allowing 83 points per game when on the road. Indiana, on the other hand, rates No. 12 in home scoring.
Chicago lost its last outing, an 83-74 result against the Shock on June 20. The Sky failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite, while the 157 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Sylvia Fowles scored 17 points in a failed effort to lead the Sky to victory (they lost 83-74 to Tulsa at BOK Center on Thursday).
Indiana lost its last outing, a 64-60 result against the Mystics on June 16. The Fever failed to cover in that game as a 1.5-point underdog, while the 124 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Shavonte Zellous scored 17 points in a failed effort to lead the Fever to victory (they lost 64-60 to Washington at Verizon Center on Sunday).
Chicago Sky Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing New York are 8-2
After playing Tulsa are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 8-2
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few Sky at Fever trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chicago's last 7 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Chicago is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Indiana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chicago
Indiana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana's last 7 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana's last 6 games
Chicago home to New York, Wednesday, June 26
Indiana at Atlanta, Tuesday, June 25