Date/Time: 07-30-2018 22:00 EDT
Spread: Las Vegas Aces -12.5
Two teams sitting on opposite sides of the West are clashing tonight, when the first and red-hot Las Vegas Aces (13-6), who have lost only once in their last 8 games and want to continue on the winning ways, are hosting the last Dallas Wings (5-14), who on the other hand are struggling having won only once in their last 8.
Las Vegas Aces have a 13-6 record (7-12 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the first place of the Western Conference. They have won seven of their last eight matches and in their last game they won at home against Seattle with a 79-62 score, beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Liz Cambage with 15.8 ppg, adding a team high 8.5 boards per game. She is followed by A’ja Wilson with 15.8 ppg and 6.6 boards per game.
Dallas Wings have a 5-14 record (10-9 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the last place of the Western Conference. They have lost seven of their last eight matches and in their last game they lost at home against Phoenix with a 66-70 score, not beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Arike Ogunbowale with 14.2 ppg, while Kayla Thornton follows with 11.2 ppg and 5.8 boards per game.
In their previous meeting earlier this season the Aces won at home with an 86-68 score. Aces are 8-2 at home so far season, while the Wings are 0-9 on the road. Aces are better offensively, scoring a third-best of 81.5 ppg to Wings’ second-worse of 69.8, while Wings are better defensively, allowing 74.9 ppg to Aces’ 75.4. Aces have better percentages both in field goals (43.2% to 38.1%) and in 3-pointers (36.8% to 29.7%). They are also better in dimes made (20.6 to 15.9) and in boards grabbed (38 to 36.5), while Wings are better in turnovers committed (14.8 to 15.2). Bookmakers give the Aces a -12.5 spread and expect them to beat the odds against an inferior Wings team.
Dallas Wings vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction: Las Vegas Aces -12.5 (-108)