Chicago Sky vs. Washington Mystics - 9/4/20 WNBA Picks and Prediction
Photo by Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
Washington Mystics vs. Chicago Sky
WNBA Basketball: Friday, September 4th at 7:00 PM ET
The Line: -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Chicago Sky and Washington Mystics face off in their 17th game of the WNBA season inside the bubble at IMG Academy on Friday.
The Chicago Sky have found success inside the bubble but coming into this game they have lost two of the last three games. In the last game against the Minnesota Lynx they almost made the late comeback, but the deficit was too much and that led to a three point loss. Allie Quigley was the best offensive player in the last game putting up 23 points, three rebounds, and three assists. On the season the Sky are averaging 87.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 83.3 points per game. The Sky are shooting 49.4 percent from the field and 35.6 percent from deep.
Allie Quigley has been the best offensive player for the Sky this year averaging 15.7 points while shooting 47.4 percent from the field. Kahleah Cooper has also found a lot of success putting up 15.4 points while shooting over 50 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Washington Mystics who’s team isn’t all that talented right now based on injuries and players who opted out before the season. Coming into this game the Mystics have lost five games in a row and the offense has been an issue. In the last game against the Seattle Storm the offense struggled scoring only 64 points On the season the Mystics are averaging 78.6 points per game while the defense is giving up 83.1 points per game.
Myisha Hines-Allen has been the best player for the Mystics averaging 14.9 points and 8.4 rebounds per game. Allen is shooting 47 percent from the field. Ariel Atkins has also found success for this team putting up 13.8 points and shooting 43.8 percent from the field.
The Sky lost their last game, but they were competitive and they won’t get out to a slow start in this one. Look for the Sky to run up the score, the Mystics won’t keep up, and the Sky will have no issue winning this game against the spread.