WNBA odds preview - Mystics vs. Fever
Washington Mystics vs Indiana Fever Odds
Washington travels to Indiana on Tuesday, hoping to boost its 14-17 mark with a victory over the Fever.
The Fever bring a 15-16 record (15-16 ATS) to the battle against the 14-17 Mystics, who are 16-14-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Indiana go 12-19 so far and the Mystics go 15-15-1.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Fever sat as 6.5-point favorites. The total had been pegged by the oddsmakers at 143.5.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Mystics rank No. 6 in the league with 34.8 per game. That compares with Indiana’s No. 11 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Indiana is the WNBA’s No. 4-ranked team at 5.6 per game, while the Mystics rate No. 7 with 4.3 per contest.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Mystics own the league's No. 11-rated mark, allowing 80.3 points per game when on the road. Indiana, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in home scoring.
Washington was a 93-79 loser in its last match at home against the Sky. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 172 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Washington suffered a 93-79 loss against Chicago on Sunday, getting 18 points from Ivory Latta in a losing effort at Verizon Center.
The Fever were a 69-60 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sun. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (129) made winners of UNDER bettors. Indiana got 15 points from Tamika Catchings en route to a 69-60 victory over Connecticut on Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Washington Mystics Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Connecticut are 3-7
After playing Chicago are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Indiana Fever Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing New York are 6-4
After playing Connecticut are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Mystics at Fever trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing on the road against Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 9 games
Washington is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Washington is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Indiana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Indiana's last 8 games
Indiana is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington
Indiana is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Washington home to Connecticut, Friday, September 13
Indiana home to New York, Friday, September 13