Minnesota Lynx vs Indiana Fever
WNBA: Friday, June 9th at 8:00 PM ET
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The Indiana Fever and Minnesota Lynx face off on Friday in a WNBA showdown at the Target Center.
Fever Betting Preview
The Fever come into this game with a 1-5 record overall but they are coming off another loss in the last game. The offense was able to force overtime against the Indiana Fever, but they ended up losing 108-103. They were outscored 17-12 in the overtime. The Fever are averaging 80.8 points per game while their defense is giving up 86.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 6th in the league while the defense is ranked 7th. In this game the defense is going to really need to step up here, and put the pressure on the Lynx. Kelsey Mitchell has been the top player for the Fever this season averaging 16.7 points while shooting 40.2 percent from the field and 40.5 percent from behind the three point line.
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. The Lynx were supposed to play the New York Liberty on Wednesday, but this game was postponed. 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.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Lynx are going to have no issue running up the score here. The Fever’s defense was a problem again in the last game and they are going to really struggle to defend again in this game. The Lynx are going to score at least 85 points here, and that will be enough to get the job done. Back the Lynx against the spread.