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Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Odds
The Sun will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Storm in Seattle at KeyArena on Thursday in WNBA action.
Supporters of the Sun have seen them go 7-20 and 10-17 ATS so far this season, while the Storm are at 14-14 and 15-13 ATS. In totals betting, the Storm are 11-17, while the Sun are 9-17-1.
Bettors looking to back the visiting Sun before tip-off in this one will find them as 7-point underdogs, while the total sits at 141.5.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 10-ranked offense, averaging 70.6 PPG, against a Sun defense that ranks No. 8 at 77.1 PPG. The Storm field goal percentage has averaged 41.9% so far, more than the Sun shooters have achieved on the year, 39.8% per game.
Defensively, the Sun feature the league's No. 4-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.8 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Connecticut was a 91-78 loser on the road against the Sparks. They covered the 13.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (169) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Sun got 19 points from Iziane Castro Marques, but it was Los Angeles that prevailed in a 91-78 final on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
In their last action, Seattle was a 72-71 winner on the road against the Silver Stars. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (143) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Tina Thompson scored 27 points and added 13 rebounds for a double-double, leading Seattle over San Antonio, 72-71, on Tuesday at AT&T Center.
Connecticut Sun Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Phoenix are 6-4
After playing Los Angeles are 7-3
After a loss are 2-8
Seattle Storm Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 5-2
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing San Antonio are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few Sun at Storm trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Connecticut's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Connecticut's last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Connecticut's last 6 games
Connecticut is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games when playing Seattle
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Seattle is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Connecticut
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games
Seattle is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Connecticut at Phoenix, Saturday, August 31
Seattle at Minnesota, Saturday, August 31