Date/Time: 07-07-2018 18:00 EDT
Spread: Chicago Sky -5.5
Two teams looking to bounce back after their latest defeats are clashing in this game, when the 3rd in the East Chicago Sky (6-7), who have won only once in their last 6 games, are hosting the team with the worse record currently in the West, the Dallas Wings (4-8), who are looking to bounce back as well after their latest loss.
Chicago Sky have a 6-7 record (7-5-1 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the fourth place of the East. They have lost five of their last six matches and in their last game they lost on the road against Las Vegas with an 82-90 score, beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Diamond DeShields with 14.8 ppg, adding 5.8 boards per game. She is followed by Alli Quigley with 12 ppg. Adding 3 boards and 2.7 dimes per game.
Top Basketball BookmakersDallas Wings have a 4-8 record (7-5 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the last place of the West. They have lost two of their last three matches and in their last game they lost at home against Indiana with a 56-76 score, not beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Arike Ogunbowale with 13.2 ppg, while Kayla Thornton follows with 11.8 ppg and 6.5 boards per game.
In their three meetings last season the Sky led the Wings 2-1 wins, winning the only home game with a 114-99 score. Sky are 4-2 at home so far season, while the Wings are 0-5 on the road. Sky are better offensively, scoring 78.7 ppg to Wings’ league-low of 69.3, while Wings are better defensively, allowing 74.3 ppg to Sky’s 81.5. Sky have better percentages both in field goals (43.7% to 37.3%) and in 3-pointers (35.2% to 27.8%). They are better in dimes made (19.9 to 16.2), while Wings are better both in turnovers committed (15 to 16.1) and in boards grabbed (36.8 to 36). Bookmakers give the Sky a -5.5 spread and expect them to beat the odds an easy home victory against the inferior Wings.
Dallas Wings vs Chicago Sky Prediction: Chicago Sky -5.5 (-116)