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Tulsa Shock vs Seattle Storm Odds
The Storm will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Shock at KeyArena in WNBA wagering action.
The Shock will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 8-8 ATS against the number this season, while the Storm are 7-7 ATS. Tulsa is 9-6-1 on the totals; Seattle is 4-10.
If you're going with the Storm in this one, they're listed as 7-point favorites on the betting line for the contest. Totals bettors have seen that number set at 146 for Monday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Seattle's No. 11-ranked offense (69.9 PPG) against a Shock defense that ranks No. 11 at 84.5 PPG. The Storm have averaged 41.6% from the field per game, more than the Shock have managed so far this season (38.7% on average).
Defensively, the Shock feature the league's No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 82.4 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 10 in the league in scoring at home.
The Shock were an 86-75 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Lynx. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (161) made winners of OVER bettors. Riquna Williams scored 22 points in a failed effort to lead the Shock to victory (they lost 86-75 to Minnesota at BOK Center on Saturday).
In their last action, Seattle was a 73-65 winner at home against the Dream. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (138) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Storm grabbed a 73-65 win over the Dream on Sunday, behind a 21-point effort from Tanisha Wright at KeyArena.
Tulsa Shock Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Connecticut are 3-7
After playing Minnesota are 0-10
After a loss are 2-8
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Los Angeles are 8-2
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few Shock at Storm trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tulsa's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa's last 5 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 5 games when playing Seattle
Tulsa is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games
Seattle is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Tulsa
Seattle is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Tulsa
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games at home
Tulsa home to Connecticut, Friday, July 19
Seattle home to Los Angeles, Saturday, July 20