New York Liberty vs Minnesota Lynx
WNBA: Wednesday, June 7th at 8:00 PM ET
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The Minnesota Lynx and New York Liberty face off on Wednesday in a WNBA showdown at the Barclays Center.
Lynx Betting Preview
The Lynx sit with a 1-6 record overall but they are coming off the first victory of the season. They were outscored 27-19 in the 4th quarter and they almost blew the game, but they ended up winning by two points. Kayla McBride had a strong game finishing with 24 points and five rebounds. The Lynx are averaging 78.8 points while their defense is giving up 86.4 points per game. The offense and defense are both ranked 9th in the league. Naphessa Collier is averaging 18.6 points while shooting 45.5 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from behind the three point line.
Liberty Betting Preview
The New York Liberty sit with a 4-2 record overall but they are coming off a loss on Sunday against the Chicago Sky. They were outscored 30-17 in the 4th quarter and that led to them losing 86-82. Breanna Stewart finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds. The Liberty are averaging 80 points while their defense is giving up 76.3 points per game. The offense is ranked 6th while the defense is ranked 4th. This a very talented offense but they have been a bit inconsistent, like in the 4th quarter of the last game. Breanna Stewart is averaging 23.7 points while shooting 52.7 percent from the field and 40 percent from deep.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Liberty are averaging 80 points per game, but they have been a bit inconsistent, and the Lynx offense looked quite impressive in the last game. The Lynx are averaging 78.8 points per game, and they are going to go over that number here. It might not be enough to win the game, but it’s going to be enough to cover the spread. Back the Lynx against the spread.