Minnesota Lynx vs Connecticut Sun
WNBA: Thursday, June 22nd at 8:00 PM ET
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The Connecticut Sun and Minnesota Lynx face off on Thursday in a WNBA showdown at the Target Center.
Sun Betting Preview
The Sun sit with a 10-3 record overall and they are coming off another victory in the last game. The Sun scored 85 points and the Seattle Storm, and that was enough to win by six points. The Sun were led by DeWanna Bonner who finished with 20 points, six rebounds, and three assists. Alyssa Thomas also had a triple double finishing with 13 points, 15 rebounds, and 12 assists. The Sun are averaging 82.8 points while their defense is giving up 78.6 points per game. The offense is ranked 5th in the league while the defense is ranked 3rd. DeWanna Bonner is averaging 17.9 points while shooting 41.7 percent from the field.
Lynx Betting Preview
The Minnesota Lynx have had some issues and they currently sit with a 4-8 record overall. Three of the four wins have come against the Los Angeles Sparks so far this season. In the last game against the Sparks, the defense gave up only 61 points and that was enough to win by six points. Naphessa Collier had another strong game for the Lynx finishing with 26 points and 14 rebounds. The Lynx are averaging 76.3 points while their defense is giving up 82.3 points per game. Collier has been the top player for the Lynx so far this season averaging 22.6 points while shooting 48.9 percent from the field and 34.1 percent from behind the three point line.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Lynx’s defense is giving up 82.3 points per game and a lot of their success has come against the Sparks. The Sun are averaging 82.8 points per game and they are going to have no issue running up the score in this game. The Sun are going to score at least 90 points here, and the Lynx aren’t going to be keeping up. Back the Sun to win this game and cover the spread.