Seattle Storm vs. Chicago Sky - 8/29/20 WNBA Picks and Prediction
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Chicago Sky vs. Seattle Storm
WNBA Basketball: Saturday, August 29th at 2:00 PM ET
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The Seattle Storm and Chicago Sky face off in their 15th game of the WNBA season inside the bubble at IMG Academy on Saturday.
The Chicago Sky had won four games in a row but they are coming off one of their most shocking losses of the season. In the Sky’s last game they took on the New York Liberty, the worst team in the WNBA and a team that has struggled to score points all season. The Liberty’s offense in that game though was strong against a week Sky defense putting up 101 points.The Sky come into this game averaging 87.9 points per game while their defense is giving up 83.3 points per game. The Sky are shooting 49.5 percent from the field while letting opponents shoot 45.5 percent from the field.
In the Sky’s last game the star of the show was Allie Quigley who put up 29 points and three rebounds.The stars best all season has been Quigley who is averaging 15.3 points while shooting 46.8 percent from the floor.
On the other side of this matchup is the Seattle Storm who have had success this season and coming into this game they have won two games in a row.and in the last game against the Indiana Fever their defense was good giving up only 74 points and that led to the victory. On offense the Storm were led by Breanna Stewart in the last game who put up 27 points and nine rebounds. On the season the Storm are averaging 86.7 points per game while giving up 74.4 points per game. The Storm are allowing opponents to shoot 39.1 percent from the field.
Breanna Stewart comes into this game averaging 19.7 points while shooting 48.6 percent from the field. Jewell Lloyd has also found a lot of success averaging 14.1 points while shooting 41.4 percent from deep.
The Storm are the better team and their offense is going to run up the score in this game. The Sky won’t be able to keep up and that will lead to the Seattle Storm coming away with a win.