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Minnesota Lynx vs Los Angeles Sparks Odds
Los Angeles will look to improve on its 5-4 record on Tuesday when they host Minnesota in WNBA odds action at STAPLES Center.
This season the Sparks are 5-4 overall and 3-6 ATS against the number, while the Lynx are 7-2 and 5-4 ATS. As for the totals, Los Angeles is 3-6 on the OU, and Minnesota is 3-6.
The Sparks are listed as 3-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark, with the total listed at 159.5.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Los Angeles's No. 8-rated squad against Minnesota's No. 1-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Los Angeles rates No. 12 in the league with 3.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 9 with 4.1 per outing.
Defensively, the Lynx feature the league's No. 5-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.8 points per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the league in scoring at home.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 94-82 loser as they battled the Sky on the road. The Sparks failed to cover in the match as a 4-point underdog, while 176 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Sparks endured a 94-82 loss at the hands of the Sky on Saturday, despite a 23-point effort from Candace Parker at Allstate Arena.
Minnesota Lynx Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Phoenix are 9-1
After playing Los Angeles are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Los Angeles Sparks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-4
Before playing New York are 5-5
After playing Chicago are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Lynx at Sparks trends to consider:
Minnesota is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games
Minnesota is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games on the road
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Los Angeles is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Los Angeles's last 5 games
Minnesota home to Phoenix, Sunday, July 7
Los Angeles home to New York, Thursday, July 4