Atlanta Dream at Seattle Storm WNBA Picks & Predictions 6/10/2018
Sunday, June 10, 2018
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The Atlanta Dream travel to Key Arena to play the Seattle Storm on Sunday, June 10, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Seattle as 6.5 point favorites.
The Dream head into this matchup with a mark of 4-3. They are 2nd in the Eastern Conference. They have a point differential of -2.2 as they average 76.3 points per contest while giving up 78.5 per game. The Storm have an overall record of 6-2. They are 2nd in the Western Conference. They average 91.1 points per game and surrender 81.9, good for a point differential of 9.3.
Valuable Atlanta Dream Betting Trends
The Atlanta Dream are 2-2 against the spread
The Atlanta Dream are 2-1 against the over/under
Important Seattle Storm Betting Trends
The Seattle Storm are 1-3 against the spread
The Seattle Storm are 2-1 against the over/under
Key Atlanta Dream Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Seattle Storm Injuries
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Tiffany Hayes comes into this contest averaging 17.3 points per game while playing 30.0 minutes per night so far this season for the Dream. She pulls down 3.5 rebounds per game and dishes out 2.5 assists per game as well. Her field goal percentage is 38% while her free throw percentage is currently at 88%. Angel McCoughtry averages 15.3 points per game in 27.3 minutes per contest this season. She averages 1.8 assists per contest and 5.8 rebounds per game for Atlanta. Her field goal percentage is 44% for the year while her free throw percentage is 78%.
Jewell Loyd averages 20.1 points per game while playing 29.9 minutes per contest this year for the Storm. She grabs 5.1 rebounds per game and has 3.4 assists per contest on the year. Her field goal percentage is 46% and her free throw percentage currently is at 95%. Breanna Stewart averages 21.5 points per game this season and she sees the court an average of 33.1 minutes per contest. She also averages 8.1 rebounds per contest and 3.0 assists per game. Her field goal percentage is 52% and her free throw percentage is 81%.
Useful Team Statistics
Atlanta averages 76.3 points per contest this season, which ranks them 11th in the WNBA. Their average scoring margin is -2.2 and their shooting percentage is 39% as a team, which has them ranked 12th. Behind the arc they shoot 31% which is good for 10th in the league. They average 35.3 rebounds per game and 16.2 assists per game, which ranks them 6th and 9th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 7th with 13.5 per game. The Dream allow 78.5 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 2nd in the league. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 29% average from behind the arc, ranking them 3rd and 1st in those defensive categories. Opponents average 39.0 rebounds a game which ranks 12th and they give up 19.2 assists per contest, which puts them in 10th place in the league. They force 15.5 turnovers per game which ranks them 11th in the league.
Useful Team Statistics
Seattle is 2nd in the league with 91.1 points per game this year. They are 1st in the league in shooting at 48%, while their average scoring margin is 9.3. They shoot 38% from 3-point range, which is good for 1st in the WNBA. They are 8th in the league in rebounding with 33.5 boards per game, and 2nd in assists per contest with 20.375. The Storm are 8th in turnovers per game with 13.4. The Storm surrender 81.9 points per contest, which ranks them 5th in the WNBA. Their defense is allowing a 46% shooting percentage and a 34% average from 3-point range, ranking them 8th and 9th in those defensive statistics. They rank 2nd with 16.5 assists allowed per contest and 2nd with 30.6 rebounds surrendered per game. The Storm are 7th in the WNBA in forcing turnovers with 14.1 per game this season.
The Dream are 12th in the WNBA in offensive rating with 94.9, and their defensive rating of 97.6 is ranked 11th. In terms of pace they are 4th in the league with 80.4 possessions per 48 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 42% is 12th. As a team they are 12th in the WNBA in true shooting percentage with 47% and they shoot 3-pointers on 24% of their shots, ranking 8th in the league. Atlanta is 8th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.3 times per 100 possessions while forcing 16.9 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 46%, which is 10th in the league.
Seattle is 6th in the WNBA in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.9 times per 100 possessions while forcing 15.8 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 49%, which is 6th in the league. The Storm are 1st in the WNBA in offensive rating with 115.5, and their defensive rating of 103.7 is ranked 8th. In terms of pace they are 7th in the league with 77.7 possessions per 48 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 54% is 1st. As a team they are 1st in the WNBA in true shooting percentage with 60% and they shoot 3-pointers on 35% of their shots, ranking 1st in the league.
Who will win tonight's WNBA game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take Seattle -6.5
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