Los Angeles Sparks vs. Las Vegas Aces - 8/7/20 WNBA Picks and Prediction
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Las Vegas Aces vs. Las Vegas Aces
WNBA Basketball: Friday, August 7th at 9:00 PM ET
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The Los Angeles Sparks and Las Vegas Aces face off in their sixth game of the WNBA season inside the bubble at IMG Academy.
The Los Angeles Sparks have been up and down inside the bubble so far this season but they do sit with a 3-2 record. The Los Angeles Sparks first game of the season was against the Mercury, a game they won 99-76. The game the Sparks have lost, the offense has been an issue, and that offense needs to be better in this game. On the season the Sparks are averaging 83.8 points per game while giving up 80.8 points per game.
The Sparks really haven’t had an elite player in terms of points per game on offense, but they do have four players averaging at least ten points. Candace Parker has been the best player for the Sparks averaging 13.6 points and 10 rebounds per game.
On the other side of this matchup is the Las Vegas Aces who have also been up and down inside the bubble going 3-2. In the last game the Aces did have one of their best defensive efforts giving up only 70 points to the Dallas Wings and that was enough to lead them to success. In the previous game the Aces gave up 102 points to the Mercury, so it was a good sign that the defense stepped up. On the season the Aces are averaging 88.6 points per game while their defense is giving up 81.4 points per game. The best player for the Aces is A’ja Wilson who is averaging 19.8 points and 8.6 rebounds per game. Angel McCoughtry has also found success 14.4 points and 5.0 rebounds per game.
The Aces defense had a lot of success in the last game and they are going to find success again in this game On offense, A’ja Wilson is going to find a lot of success and the Aces are going to find a lot of success. Back the Aces to get the job done in this game.