Indiana Fever vs Washington Mystics Odds
Indiana pays a visit to Washington on Friday, hoping to send the Mystics to a loss while also covering the spread in WNBA action at Verizon Center.
The Fever will try to spoil to the party on Friday; they are 4-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Mystics are 3-3 ATS. Indiana is 5-1 on the totals; Washington is 3-3.
Sportsbooks have set the Mystics as 5.5-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. The total was listed at 149.5, but may be on the move.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Washington's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 69.5 PPG, against a Fever defense that ranks No. 7 at 77 PPG. The Mystics field goal percentage has averaged 44.3% so far, more than the Fever shooters have achieved on the year, 42.2% per game.
Defensively, the Fever feature the league's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.7 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 in the league in scoring at home.
The Fever were an 89-81 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Sun. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (170) made winners of OVER bettors. The Fever got a terrific 31-point performance from Tamika Catchings but Connecticut handed them an 89-81 defeat on Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 76-70 loser as they battled the Liberty at home. The Mystics failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point favorite, while 146 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Mystics endured a 76-70 loss at the hands of the Liberty on Friday, despite a 24-point effort from Crystal Langhorne at Verizon Center.
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Chicago are 5-5
After playing Connecticut are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After playing New York are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
A few Fever at Mystics trends to consider:
Indiana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
Indiana is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indiana's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Indiana's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 8 games when playing at home against Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington's last 12 games at home
Washington is 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games
Washington is 3-9-1 ATS in its last 13 games when playing at home against Indiana
Indiana home to Chicago, Saturday, June 16
Washington at Los Angeles, Monday, June 18