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Connecticut Sun vs Chicago Sky Odds
Allstate Arena will feature Sky vs. Sun action on Sunday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in WNBA action.
Chicago battles the Sun, currently with a 7-16 mark (9-14 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 11-12-1 for the Sky and 6-16-1 for the Sun.
Oddsmakers opened the Sky as 9.5-point favorites in this matchup, while the OVER/UNDER line was sitting at 150.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Sun rank No. 4 in the league with 36 per game. That compares with Chicago’s No. 3 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Chicago is the WNBA’s No. 5-ranked team at 5 per game, while the Sun rate No. 7 with 4.2 per contest.
Defensively, the Sun feature the league's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.5 points per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the league in scoring at home.
The Sun were an 88-57 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Dream. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (145) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Sun were blown out by Atlanta on Friday, losing by an 88-57 final at Philips Arena in basketball betting action.
Chicago was a 79-66 winner in its last match on the road against the Storm. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 145 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Chicago got 18 points from Swin Cash en route to a 79-66 victory over Seattle on Thursday at KeyArena.
Connecticut Sun Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Chicago Sky Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-4
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Sun at Sky trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Connecticut's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Connecticut's last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Connecticut's last 5 games
Connecticut is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Chicago
Chicago is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing at home against Connecticut
Chicago is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games
Connecticut home to Minnesota, Thursday, August 22
Chicago at Washington, Tuesday, August 20