Seattle Storm at Minnesota Lynx 8/12/22 WNBA Picks and Prediction

Minnesota Lynx vs Seattle Storm

Friday August 12, 2022

The Line Minnesota Lynx +1.5 --- Over/Under 163.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Seattle Storm and Minnesota Lynx meet Friday in WNBA action at the Target Center. The Seattle Storm look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Minnesota Lynx look for a win after winning 4 of their last 5 games.

The Seattle Storm are averaging 80.7 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 77.1 points on 42.9 percent shooting. Breanna Stewart is averaging 21.9 points and 7.2 rebounds, while Jewell Loyd is averaging 15.4 points and 2.7 rebounds. Tina Charles is the third double-digit scorer and Kaela Davis is grabbing 2 rebounds. The Seattle Storm are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 82.2 percent from the free throw line. The Seattle Storm are allowing 31.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.4 rebounds per game.

The Minnesota Lynx are averaging 83.7 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 84.1 points on 43.5 percent shooting. Sylvia Fowles is averaging 15.4 points and 9.9 rebounds, while Aerial Powers is averaging 14.2 points and 3.1 assists. Kayla McBride is the third double-digit scorer and Moriah Jefferson is grabbing 2.7 rebounds. The Minnesota Lynx are shooting 34 percent from beyond the arc and 77.5 percent from the free throw line. The Minnesota Lynx are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.9 rebounds per game.

The Storm are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Friday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Lynx are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Friday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 5-1 in Storm last 6 overall. The over is 5-2 in Lynx last 7 overall. The Storm are 20-8 ATS in the last 28 meetings.

The Seattle Storm are probably the better team at full strength, and they're till fighting for playoff seeding, but they've also been so hit or miss these last couple of weeks that them losing in this spot would surprise nobody. The Minnesota Lynx are playing some of their best ball of the season right now, and they need to keep winning if they're going to lock up a playoff spot. This game means more to the Lynx, and they're at home. I'll gladly take the bucket with the more motivated club.

Randy’s Pick Minnesota Lynx +1.5

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