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Los Angeles Sparks vs Seattle Storm Odds
The Sparks will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Storm in Seattle at KeyArena on Saturday in WNBA action.
The Storm are 6-9 so far on the season, and 7-8 ATS vs. the number. The Sparks, meanwhile, are 11-5 and 7-9 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Seattle go 5-10 and the Sparks go 6-10 on the totals.
The Sparks are listed as 6.5-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, with the total listed at 150.5.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Seattle's No. 12-rated squad against Los Angeles's No. 8-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Seattle rates No. 5 in the league with 5.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 8 with 4.1 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Sparks own the league's No. 12-rated mark, allowing 86 points per game when on the road. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in home scoring.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 90-84 loser as they battled the Mercury at home. The Sparks failed to cover in the match as a 12-point favorite, while 174 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Los Angeles got 25 points and 16 rebounds from Candace Parker in a losing cause in a 90-84 loss to Phoenix on Thursday at STAPLES Center.
The Storm were an 86-59 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Shock. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (145) made winners of OVER bettors. Seattle was run off the court by the Shock on Wednesday as Tulsa blasted them 86-59 at KeyArena.
Los Angeles Sparks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 8-2
After playing Tulsa are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Sparks at Storm trends to consider:
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Seattle
Los Angeles is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Los Angeles's last 15 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles's last 7 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Seattle's last 15 games when playing Los Angeles
Seattle is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
Los Angeles home to Seattle, Thursday, July 25
Seattle at Los Angeles, Thursday, July 25