Date/Time: 07-05-2018 20:00 EDT
Spread: Dallas Wings -2
Two squads sitting on the bottom places of their respective conference are clashing today, when the last in the West Dallas Wings (4-7), looking to turn their latest victory into a streak, are hosting the second-worse in the East Indiana Fever (5-9), who on the other hand are struggling having won once in their last 7 games.
Dallas Wings have a 4-7 record (7-4 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the last place of the West. They have won two of their last three matches and in their last game they won at home against Minnesota with an 89-86 score, 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.
Top Basketball BookmakersIndiana Fever have a 5-9 record (7-7 ATS) so far this season and currently sit in the second to last place of the East. They have lost six of their last seven matches and in their last game they lost on the road against Las Vegas with a 97-102 score in overtime, beating the odds. They are led in scoring by Kelsey Mitchell with 15.1 ppg, followed by Erica Wheeler with 12.8 ppg and a team high 5.7 dimes per game.
Fever have won both previous meetings against the Wings this season (at home by 15 points and on the road by 4). Wings are 4-2 at home so far season, while the Fever are 3-5 on the road. Fever are better offensively, scoring 78.1 ppg to Wings’ second-worse of 70.5, while Wings are better defensively, allowing 74.2 ppg to Fever’s 80.1. Fever have better percentages both in field goals (42.5% to 37.8%) and in 3-pointers (34.2% to 29.1%). They are also better both in dimes made (16.8 to 16.1) and in turnovers committed (13.1 to 15.4), while Wings are better in boards grabbed (37.4 to 34.7). Bookmakers give the Wings a -2 spread and expect them to beat the odds for the home victory.
Indiana Fever vs Dallas Wings Prediction: Dallas Wings -2 (-110)