Connecticut Sun vs Atlanta Dream
WNBA: Thursday, July 20th at 11:30 AM
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The Atlanta Dream and Connecticut Sun face off on Thursday in a WNBA showdown at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
Dream Betting Preview
The Dream come into this game with a 12-8 record overall and they are coming off another victory in the last game. The Dream scored 82 points against the Minnesota Lynx and that was enough to secure the victory. Rhyne Howard finished with 21 points, seven assists, and three rebounds. The Dream are averaging 86.4 points while their defense is giving up 85.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 3rd while the defense is ranked 10th. In this game the defense is going to need to step up and put the pressure on the Sun. Rhyne Howard has been the top player averaging 18.7 points while shooting 42.7 percent from the field and 38.1 percent from behind the three point line.
Sun Betting Preview
The Sun comes into this game with a 15-6 record overall but they are coming off a very disappointing loss in the last game. The Sun only scored 66 points against the Phoenix Mercury and that led to the six point defeat. DeWanna Bonner finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds. The Sun are averaging 83.9 points while their defense is giving up 78.8 points per game. The offense is ranked 5th in the league while the defense is ranked 3rd. DeWanna Bonner has been the top player for the Sun averaging 18.3 points while shooting 43.5 percent from the field and 37.2 percent from behind the three point line.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Sun’s defense is ranked 3rd and they looked good in the last game. The problem was their offense, but now they face a defense in the Dream that has been a big issue all season. Connecticut is going to have no issue running up the score, and they are going to win this game with ease. Back the Sun against the spread.