Las Vegas Aces vs. Minnesota Lynx - 9/10/20 WNBA Picks and Prediction
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Lynx vs Aces
WNBA Basketball: Thursday, September 10th at 8:00 PM
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The Las Vegas Aces and Minnesota Lynx face off in their 20th game of the WNBA season inside the bubble at IMG Academy on Thursday
The Las Vegas Aces have found a lot of success this season and coming into this game they have won three games in a row. The Aces defense hasn’t been elite this season but their offense has been able to make up for it. In the last game against the Indiana Fever, the Aces gave up 86 points, but the offense did enough scoring 92 points. The Las Vegas Aces come into this game averaging 88.3 points per game while shooting 47.5 percent from the field. On defense, the Aces are giving up 80 points while letting opponents shoot 43.4 percent from the field. The best player for the Aces this season has been A’Ja Wilson who comes into this game averaging 20.4 points while shooting 47.6 percent from the field. Angel McCoughtry has also found a lot of success for the Aces averaging 14.3 points while shooting 50.8 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Minnesota Lynx who have found a lot of success this season inside the bubble but coming into this game they have lost two games in a row. The offense has been good in each of the last two games, but the defense has let them down. In the last game the Lynx gave up 89 points against the Mystics. On the season the Lynx are averaging 83.5 points per game while the defense is giving up 79.2 points per game.
Crystal Dangerfield has been the best offensive player for the Lynx averaging 15.9 points while shooting 47.4 percent from the field.
The Lynx have been scoring points, but their defense has been a big issue. Look for the Lynx to score a lot of points, give up a ton of points, and this game is going to go well over the posted total.