New York Liberty vs. Las Vegas Aces - 8/29/20 WNBA Picks and Prediction
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Las Vegas Aces vs. New York Liberty
WNBA Basketball: Saturday, August 29th at 4:00 PM ET
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The New York Liberty and Las Vegas Aces face off in their 15th game of the WNBA season inside the bubble at IMG Academy on Saturday.
The Las Vegas Aces are playing really good basketball right now coming into this game having won three games in a row. In the Aces last game against the Dallas Wings the offense was strong putting up 96 points and that was enough to come away with a four point victory. On the season the Aces are averaging 88.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 80.1 points per game. The Aces are shooting 48.2 points per game while letting opponents shoot 43.5 percent from the field.
A’Ja Wilson has been the best player for the Aces this season averaging 20.3 points per game while shooting 46.3 percent from the field. Angel McCoughtry has also found success averaging 15 points while shooting 54.8 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the New York Liberty who have been terrible this season but they are coming off a win in their last game. This has been an offense that has been terrible all season but in the last game the offense got going putting up 101 points and that led to the victory. Amanda Zahui B was the best player for the Liberty putting up 22 points and 12 rebounds in the game. Layshia Clarendon also had a strong game putting up 17 points and five rebounds.
On the season the Liberty are averaging 74.9 points per game while shooting 38.4 percent from the field. The Liberty are also giving up 89.7 points per game while allowing opponents to shoot 47 percent from the field. The best player for the Liberty has been Layshia Clarendon who is averaging 12.6 points while shooting 48.4 percent from the field.
The Liberty are coming off a win, but this is a team that has been terrible and that will continue in this game. Look for the Liberty’s offense to struggle and that will lead to the Las Vegas Aces coming away with a win.