Wings at Storm 7/12/19 - WNBA Picks & Predictions
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Dallas Wings vs. Seattle Storm
NBA: 10:00 PM EST
Jul. 12, 2019
Latest Odds : SEA -5 Total 159
The Dallas Wings look for a second straight victory on Friday when they visit the Seattle Storm. Dallas defeated the Los Angeles Sparks 74-62 on Tuesday in their last outing. Kayla Thornton led the Wings with 17 points including 10 during the decisive fourth quarter, while Kaela Davis added 13 for the Wings. Dallas remains in last place in the Western Conference at 5-9.
Seattle lost its third straight last Friday 77-66 to the Atlanta Dream. Seattle managed just 24 points during the first half and trailed by eight at the break, but were outscored 24-14 in the third to trail by 18 after three quarters. Natasha Howard led the Storm in the loss with 20 points and nine rebounds, while Jordin Canada scored 15.
Arike Ogunbowale is the leading scorer for Dallas with an average of 14.1 points per game. Glory Johnson is the leading rebounder with an average of 6.4 per game, while the leader in assists is rookie Brooke McCarty-Williams with an average of 2.9 per game. Kayla Thornton is the only other player for Dallas averaging double figures in scoring at 11.5 points per game.
Natasha Howard leads the Storm in scoring and rebounding with averages of 17.8 points and 8.8 rebounds per game, while Jewell Loyd is second in scoring with an average of 15.8 per game. Jordin Canada is leading the Storm in assists with an average of 4.8 per game. Just three players are averaging double-figures in scoring for Seattle.
Recent Betting Trends:
Dallas is 2-12 ATS in its last 14 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Wings last 6 on the road
Seattle is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 at home
The UNDER has cashed in 18 of the Storm’s last 27
Free Betting Pick: Seattle Storm -5
Dallas has failed to cover each of its last 4 played in Seattle and 6 of the last 8 overall versus the Storm. Although the Storm are not having a championship caliber season, Seattle has covered the number in 6 of its last 8 versus Western Conference opponents and 21 of the last 27 following a loss ATS. Final Score Prediction, Seattle Storm wins and covers ATS 77-68.