Las Vegas Aces vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction, 7/3/2022 WNBA Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Las Vegas Aces vs Minnesota Lynx
Date: Sunday, July 3, 2022
Location: Target Center in Minneapolis, MN
TV: Amazon Prime
The Las Vegas Aces (15-5) go to Target Center on Sunday where they'll meet the Minnesota Lynx (6-15).
The Las Vegas Aces played the Minnesota Lynx and walked away with a win by a score of 91-85 in their last game. Las Vegas finished having earned a 51.4% field goal percentage (36 of 70) and buried 9 out of their 24 shots from distance. When they shot from the charity stripe, the Aces knocked down 10 of their 13 attempts for a percentage of 76.9%. In relation to rebounding, they compiled 34 with 7 of them being of the offensive sort. They also distributed 25 assists in the game in addition to creating 13 turnovers and getting 8 steals. When talking about defense, Las Vegas allowed 45.6% from the field on 31 out of 68 shooting. Minnesota recorded 6 dimes and had 8 steals in the game. Furthermore, Minnesota snagged 29 rebounds (6 offensive, 23 defensive) and got 3 blocked shots. Minnesota finished the contest at 75.0% at the free throw line by knocking down 12 of 16 tries. They also made 11 of 25 attempts from distance.
Chelsea Gray is one player who was a contributor in this contest. She ended up finishing with 21 points on 10 of 12 shooting. She saw the court for 31 mins and also collected 6 boards. Gray finished the contest at 83.3% from the field and also distributed 5 assists.
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Las Vegas will enter this contest with a record of 15-5 so far this season. The Aces are shooting 36.2% from downtown (183 of 505) and 80.7% from the charity stripe. They average 89.9 pts per game (1st in the WNBA) while connecting on 45.6% from the field. They are losing possession via turnover 12.0 times per game and as a squad are committing 15.9 fouls per game. As a unit, Las Vegas is pulling down 36.7 boards per game and has totaled 409 dimes this season, which ranks 6th in basketball in terms of passing the rock. When they are on the defensive end, the Aces have forced 12.1 turnovers per contest and they draw 19.0 fouls. They give up 33.1% on shots from beyond the perimeter and they rank 8th in the league in PPG allowed (83.1). The Aces defense is giving up an opponent shooting percentage of 42.9% (241 of 379) and they relinquish 36.4 boards per game as a group. They currently rank 6th in the league in allowing assists to their opponents with 410 relinquished on the year.
When they last stepped on the court, the Minnesota Lynx took a loss by a score of 91-85 when they played the Las Vegas Aces. The Lynx pulled down 23 defensive rebounds and 6 offensive rebounds for a total of 29 for this contest. They also coughed up the ball 13 times, while getting 8 steals in the matchup. The Aces were called for 15 personal fouls for the game which took the Lynx to the free throw line for a total of 16 shots. They were able to knock down 12 of them for a percentage of 75.0%. When it comes to 3-pointers, Minnesota buried 11 out of their 25 attempts (44.0%). When the final whistle was blown, the Lynx ended up going 31 for 68 from the floor which had them shooting 45.6%. The Lynx permitted the Aces to make 36 of their 70 tries from the field which gave them a rate of 51.4% in the game. They finished 37.5% from three-point range by shooting 9 of 24 and finished the contest at 10 of 13 at the free throw line (76.9%). In relation to how they attacked the glass, Minnesota allowed Las Vegas to collect 34 in all (7 offensive).
Rachel Banham pitched in for the Lynx for the game. She made 8 of 12 in the matchup for a rate of 66.7%, and had 1 rebound. Banham earned 24 points in her 26 minutes on the court and had 4 assists in this matchup.
Minnesota has a win-loss mark of 6-15 this year. Minnesota has 1,701 points on the year (81.0 per contest) and they collect 36.4 rebounds per contest. The Lynx are committing 17.7 personal fouls per contest and they shoot 77.1% from the charity stripe. As an offensive team, the Lynx are connecting on 44.1% from the field, which ranks them 6th in the league. They are getting an assist 20.3 times per contest (6th in basketball) and they turn it over 14.4 times per contest. The Lynx on the defensive side of the court are 9th in basketball in points per game surrendered with 83.9. The Minnesota defense allows 35.6% on shots from beyond the arc (186 of 522) and their opposition knocks down 78.9% of their shots from the free throw line. They have surrendered 21.0 assists and 32.0 rebounds per game, which is ranked 11th and 2nd in the league. They are forcing their opponents into 12.3 TO's per game and allow teams to shoot 44.6% from the floor (8th in the WNBA).
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlay's Pundit's Pick: Take Minnesota
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