|Game||Indiana Fever vs Connecticut Sun|
|Date & Time||Sunday September 8, 2019, 4:00 PM (EDT)|
Bankers Life Fieldhouse Indianapolis, IN
CONN -5 Total 159
The Connecticut Sun looks to bounce back from defeat when they visit the Indiana Fever to end the regular season for both. The Sun were defeated by the Chicago Sky in overtime on Thursday 109-104. Connecticut has secured the No. 2 seed in the playoffs thanks to leading Los Angeles by two games with just one to play. Connecticut was led in its loss to Chicago by Courtney Williams with 25 points.
Indiana defeated the New York Liberty 86-81 in their most recent outing to improve to 12-21. The Fever trailed most of the second half by double digits but rallied in the final quarter to outscore the Liberty 21-7 and win by five. Kelsey Mitchell led the Fever with 22 points, while Teaira McCowan scored 14 and pulled down 13 rebounds.
Jonquel Jones is the leading scorer and leader in rebounds for the Sun with averages of 14.3 points and 9.9 rebounds per game. Jasmine Thomas is the fourth leading scorer with an average of 11.3 points per game and leader in assists with an average of 5.4 per game. Four players for the Sun are averaging double figures in scoring.
Kelsey Mitchell leads the Fever in scoring with an average of 13.1 points per game. Teaira McCowan is the leading rebounder with an average of 8.8 per game. Erica Wheeler leads in assists with an average of 5.1 per game and is third in scoring with an average of 10.4 points per game. Indiana has three players averaging double figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- Connecticut is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 on the road
- The OVER has cashed in each of the Sun’s last 4
- Indiana is 5-0 ATS in its last 5
- The OVER has cashed in 7 of the Fever’s last 11
This WNBA matchup will have no effect on the Sun’s playoff status. The Sun will rest its starters and with little to no pressure on either team look for a high-scoring result with the OVER the best play. The OVER has cashed in 4 of Indian’s last 5 versus Eastern Conference opponents and in each of the Sun’s last 4 overall. Final Score Prediction, Connecticut Sun wins, but our best play if OVER 91-86.