Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury
WNBA: Friday, June 9th at 8:00 PM ET
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The Phoenix Mercury and Dallas Wings face off on Friday in a WNBA showdown at College Park Center. On Wednesday when these two teams faced off it was the Wings that were able to secure the 84-79 victory.
Mercury Betting Preview
To say it’s been a disappointing start to the season for the Mercury might be an understatement. On Wednesday the offense scored 79 points, but the defense gave up 84 points and they ended up falling to 1-4. Brittney Griner had a strong game for the Mercury finishing with 24 points and four rebounds. The Mercury are averaging 80.4 points while their defense is giving up 86.6 points per game. The offense is ranked 7th in the league while the defense is ranked 10th. Griner has been the top player for the Mercury this season averaging 22.4 points while grabbing 7.8 rebounds per game.
Wings Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is the Wings who moved to 4-3 with their victory on Wednesday. The offense put up 84 points on the way to the victory. Satou Sabally was the top player finishing with 24 points and 10 rebounds. The Wings are averaging 84.9 points while their defense is giving up 83.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 2nd while the pitching is ranked 7th. Satou Sabally has been the top player for the Wings averaging 22.4 points while shooting 46.8 percent from the field.
Shane’s Free Pick
These two teams just faced off and it was the Wings that were able to secure the 84-79 victory. The Mercury’s defense is a big issue, and it’s going to be a big issue again in this game. The Wings are going to get over their season average of 84.9 points per game and they will get the job done here. Back the Wings against the spread.