Sky vs Mystics Prediction - WNBA Picks 8/13/23
Washington Mystics vs Chicago Sky
WNBA: Sunday, August 13th at 3:00 PM ET
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The Chicago Sky and Washington Mystics face off on Sunday in a WNBA showdown at the Entertainment & Sports Center.
Sky Betting Preview
The Sky comes into this game with a 12-17 record and they are coming off a loss in the last game. The Sky scored 73 points against the New York Liberty but that wasn’t enough as the defense gave up 89 points. Alanna Smith had a strong game finishing with 19 points, six rebounds, and two assists. The Sky are averaging 80.7 points while their defense is giving up 83.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 7th while the defense is ranked 7th. Kahleah Copper has been the top player averaging 19 points while shooting 45.8 percent from the field.
Mystics Betting Preview
The Mystics sit with a 13-16 record overall and they are coming off another loss in the last game. The Mystics scored 89 points, but the defense gave up 113 points to Las Vegas and that was the difference. Natasha Cloud had a strong game finishing with 21 points, six assist, and four rebounds. The Mystics are averaging 80.8 points while their defense is giving up 82.1 points per game. The offense is ranked 6th while the defense is ranked 5th. Elena Delle Donne is averaging 18.2 points while shooting 49.3 percent from the field. She is getting closer to returning, although it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen here.
Shane’s Free Pick
Elena Delle Donne being out is a big loss for this team and it’s going to hurt really them again here. The Sky are going to have no issue running up the score. The Mystics gave up 113 points in the last game and they are going to really struggle again in this game. This is going to be a pretty comfortable victory for the Sky. Back the Sky against the spread.