Mystics vs Aces Prediction - WNBA Picks 8/11/23
Las Vegas Aces vs Washington Mystics
WNBA: Friday, August 11th at 10:00 PM ET
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The Washington Mystics and Las Vegas Aces face off on Friday in a WNBA showdown at Michelob ULTRA Arena.
Mystics Betting Preview
The Mystics sit with a 13-15 record overall and they are coming off another victory in the last game. The Mystics scored 71 points and that led to the 21 point defeat. The Mystics were led by Brittney Sykes who finished with 24 points, five rebounds, and two assists. The Mystics are averaging 80.5 points while their defense is giving up 81 points per game. The offense is ranked 7th in the league while the defense is ranked 4th. In this game if the Mystics want to find a way to have success here they are going to need the defense to step up. If the defense struggles this is going to be a long game.
Aces Betting Preview
The Aces sit with a 25-3 record overall and they bounced back in a big way. After really struggling two games ago against the New York Liberty, the Aces scored 104 points against the Dallas Wings and that was the difference as they won by 20 points. The Aces were led by A’ja Wilson who finished with 28 points and 14 rebounds. The Aces are averaging 93.6 points while their defense is giving up 79.8 points per game. The offense is ranked 1st while the defense is ranked 2nd. Wilson has been the top player for the Aces averaging 20.5 points while shooting 53.5 percent from the field. There are four different players that are averaging at least 14.9 points per game.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Aces are an elite offensive team and they are going to have no issue running up the score here. The Aces are going to score over 100 points here and that is going to be the difference here as they are going to get the job done. This is going to be a blowout victory for Las Vegas. Back the Aces against the spread.