Storm host Fever in basketball action
Indiana Fever vs Seattle Storm Odds
KeyArena will feature Storm vs. Fever action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in WNBA action.
Supporters of the Fever have seen them go 11-13 and 11-13 ATS so far this season, while the Storm are at 10-13 and 12-11 ATS. In totals betting, the Storm are 8-15, while the Fever are 6-18.
Sportsbooks have set the Storm as 2-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. The total was listed at 135.5, but may be on the move.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Fever rank No. 10 in the league with 31.8 per game. That compares with Seattle’s No. 12 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Seattle is the WNBA’s No. 2-ranked team at 5.7 per game, while the Fever rate No. 4 with 5.2 per contest.
Defensively, the Fever feature the league's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.4 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the league in scoring at home.
Indiana lost its last outing, a 94-72 result against the Sparks on August 16. The Fever failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog, while the 166 combined points took the game OVER the total. Indiana was run off the court by the Sparks on Friday as Los Angeles blasted them 94-72 at STAPLES Center.
The Storm were a 79-66 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Sky. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (145) made winners of OVER bettors. Tanisha Wright scored 20 points in a failed effort to lead the Storm to victory (they lost 79-66 to Chicago at KeyArena on Thursday).
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Antonio are 5-5
After playing Los Angeles are 10-0
After a loss are 5-5
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Chicago are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few Fever at Storm trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indiana's last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Indiana's last 11 games on the road
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Indiana's last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Indiana
Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Seattle's last 15 games
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Indiana home to San Antonio, Wednesday, August 21
Seattle home to Los Angeles, Tuesday, August 20