Seattle Storm vs Washington Mystics WNBA Betting Tips 6/14/2019
Friday, June 14, 2019
Entertainment and Sports Arena
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Kristi Toliver and the Washington Mystics (4-2, 2nd in the Eastern Conference) play the Seattle Storm (4-3, 3rd in the Western Conference) at Entertainment and Sports Arena on Friday, June 14, 2019.
The Storm have been terrible for Vegas, having gone 4-3 ATS. The Mystics are covering 50.0% of the time, going 3-3 against the spread.
Valuable Seattle Storm Betting Trends
The Storm have been a very good Under pick for over/under bettors, having gone 2-5.
The Storm are covering 40.0% of the time as the road team, having gone 2-3 ATS.
Important Washington Mystics Betting Trends
The Mystics are covering 0% of the time at Entertainment and Sports Arena, going 0-3 against the spread.
The Mystics have been an inconsistent Over pick for over/under bettors, having gone 3-3.
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Key Seattle Storm Injuries
06/12/19 G Shavonte Zellous Knee is questionable Friday vs Wash Mystics
05/21/19 G Sue Bird Knee is out indefinitely
05/19/19 F Breanna Stewart ACL is out for season
Key Washington Mystics Injuries
06/09/19 C Emma Meesseman Personal is out indefinitely
06/09/19 G Kim Mestdagh Personal is out indefinitely
05/30/19 G Kiara Leslie Knee is out indefinitely
Natasha Howard comes into this game averaging 19.6 points per contest while being on the court 31.1 minutes per night so far this year for the Storm. She grabs 9.1 rebounds per contest and hands out 1.6 assists per game as well. Her field goal percentage is 48% while her free throw percentage is currently at 81%. Jewell Loyd averages 16.3 points per game in 33.6 minutes per contest this season. She averages 3.4 assists per contest and 3.7 rebounds per game for Seattle. Her field goal percentage is 36% for the year while her free throw percentage is 93%.
Kristi Toliver averages 11.8 points per game while playing 28.5 minutes per contest this year for the Mystics. She grabs 2.5 rebounds per game and has 5.2 assists per contest on the year. Her field goal percentage is 48% and her free throw percentage currently is at 67%. Natasha Cloud averages 12.2 points per game this season and she sees the court an average of 31.5 minutes per contest. She also averages 2.8 rebounds per contest and 6.0 assists per game. Her field goal percentage is 42% and her free throw percentage is 77%.
Useful Team Statistics
Seattle averages 76.9 points per game this season, which ranks them 8th in the league. Their average scoring margin is 1.7 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team, which has them ranked 6th. Behind the arc they shoot 28% which is good for 10th in the WNBA. They average 30.7 rebounds per contest and 17.6 assists per game, which ranks them 12th and 8th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 7th with 13.4 per game. The Storm allow 75.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 3rd in the league. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 35% average from behind the arc, ranking them 11th and 10th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 34.3 rebounds a game which ranks 5th and they give up 19.9 assists per contest, which puts them in 11th place in the league. They force 16.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 11th in the league.
Useful Team Statistics
Washington is 1st in the league with 87.2 points per game this year. They are 2nd in the league in shooting at 46%, while their average scoring margin is 8.2. They shoot 32% from 3-point range, which is good for 8th in the WNBA. They are 10th in the league in rebounding with 32.5 boards per game, and 1st in assists per contest with 22.7. The Mystics are 12th in turnovers per game with 10.5. The Mystics surrender 79.0 points per contest, which ranks them 7th in the WNBA. Their defense is allowing a 46% shooting percentage and a 32% average from 3-point range, ranking them 12th and 7th in those defensive statistics. They rank 2nd with 16.7 assists allowed per contest and 2nd with 33.7 rebounds surrendered per game. The Mystics are 9th in the WNBA in forcing turnovers with 14.3 per game this season.
The Storm are 4th in the league in defensive rating with 97.6, and their offensive rating of 99.9 is ranked 8th. They are 7th in the WNBA in pace with 77 possessions per 48 minutes, and their eFG% of 46% is 6th. As a unit they are 6th in the league in true shooting percentage with 51% and they shoot 3-pointers on 25% of their shot attempts, ranking 10th in the WNBA. Seattle is 8th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.1 times per 100 possessions while forcing 19.0 on defense. Their defensive eFG% for the year currently is 50%, which is 2nd in the WNBA.
Washington is 12th in the league in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 11.8 times per 100 possessions while forcing 16.1 on defense. Their defensive eFG% for the year currently is 50%, which is 1st in the WNBA. The Mystics are 1st in the league in defensive rating with 103.7, and their offensive rating of 114.4 is ranked 3rd. They are 9th in the WNBA in pace with 76.2 possessions per 48 minutes, and their eFG% of 52% is 1st. As a unit they are 1st in the league in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 36% of their shot attempts, ranking 1st in the WNBA.
Who will win tonight's WNBA game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Washington
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