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Washington Mystics vs Chicago Sky Odds
Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Sky try to run the Mystics off the court at Allstate Arena in pro hoops action.
The Sky bring a 13-20 record (16-17 ATS) to the battle against the 5-28 Mystics, who are 14-19 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Chicago go 18-14-1 so far and the Mystics go 18-15.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Sky sat as 10.5-point favorites. The total had been pegged by the oddsmakers at 143.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Chicago's No. 8-ranked offense, averaging 75.2 PPG, against a Mystics defense that ranks No. 10 at 78.3 PPG. The Sky field goal percentage has averaged 43.1% so far, more than the Mystics shooters have achieved on the year, 41.4% per game.
Defensively, the Mystics feature the league's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 81.1 points per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the league in scoring at home.
The Mystics were a 66-53 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Fever. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (119) made winners of UNDER bettors. Washington got 16 points from Monique Currie but lost anyway 66-53 against the Fever on Friday at Verizon Center.
The Sky were a 75-66 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Dream. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as favorites, while the total score (141) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Sky endured a 75-66 loss at the hands of the Dream on Thursday, despite a 16-point effort from Carolyn Swords at Allstate Arena.
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
After playing Indiana are 3-7
After a loss are 0-10
Chicago Sky Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Mystics at Sky trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Chicago
Washington is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago
Washington is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Chicago is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Washington
Chicago is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing Washington