Phoenix Mercury vs Connecticut Sun
WNBA: Tuesday, June 18th at 10:00 PM ET
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The Phoenix Mercury and Connecticut Sun face off on Tuesday in a WNBA showdown at the Footprint Center.
Sun Betting Preview
The Sun comes into this game with a 15-5 and they are coming off a victory in the last game. The offense scored 84 points against the Chicago Sky, and that was enough for the eight point victory. The Sun were led by Tiffany Hayes who finished with 22 points, seven rebounds, and four assists. The Sun are averaging 84.8 points while their defense is giving up 79.1 points per game. The offense is ranked 4th in the league while the defense is ranked 3rd. DeWanna Bonner is averaging 18.3 points while shooting 43.5 percent from the field and 37.6 percent from behind the three point line.
Mercury Betting Preview
It has been nothing but a disapointing season for the Mercury, and they come into this game with a 4-15 record overall. In the last game against the Las Vegas Aces the offense scored 72 points, but the defense gave up 98 points and that led to the defeat. The Mercury are averaging 76.7 points while their defense is giving up 85.8 points per game. The offense is ranked 9th while the defense is ranked 19th. Brittney Griner has been the top player for the Mercury averaging 19.5 points while shooting 60.6 percent from the field and 20 percent from behind the three point line.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Sun are averaging 848 points and they are going to have no issue running up the score here. The Mercury’s defense is giving up 85.8 points per game and they are going to really struggle again in this game. The Sun are going to have no issue running up the score and this is going to be an easy victory. Back the Sun against the spread.