Dallas Wings and Indiana Fever battle in the WNBA! catch the wnba odds series Here, our Dallas Wings-Indiana Fever predictions, odds, picks and guidance on how to watch are presented.
Dallas (9-9) held off the Las Vegas Aces with the game-winning free throw in their last contest, 80-78. The Wings are hoping to secure their spot in the WNBA in sixth place among the 12 teams.
Indiana’s (5-13) disappointing season continues as they lose 96-88 against the Washington Mystics in the last overtime. The Fever hope to get a breath of fresh air when they head back home to Gainbridge Fieldhouse.
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WNBA Odds: Wings-Fever Odds:
Dallas Wings: -1.5 (-122)
Indiana Fever: +1.5 (-104)
Overs: 170.5 (-113)
Under: 170.5 (-113)
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Why can wings cover the spread?
Dallas has the second best record in the Western Conference, behind the Las Vegas Aces. In the entire WNBA, they are ranked sixth, clinching a playoff spot.
In their most recent game, the Dallas Wings had an 80–78 win over the Las Vegas Aces. They made a comeback after suffering an 89-82 loss against the same team two days earlier. The game remained close until the last few possessions. Natasha Howard had a 16-point, 11-rebound double-double and her game-winning free throw gave her team the victory. A major disparity in the game was the bench scoring, where all of Las Vegas’ starting players recorded double-digit points, but zero bench points. Arike Ogunbowale led the Wings with his 21 points and two assists.
For the season, the Dallas Wings are averaging 83.9 points per game on 41.5% shooting, while allowing 83.1 points on 43.2% shooting. Arike Ogunbowale leads the team in scoring with averages of 21.4 points and 4.4 assists per game. Sato Sabli contributed 18.1 points and 9.6 rebounds, while Natasha Howard was also a double-digit scorer. Tierra McCowan is a strong presence on the board, averaging 9.3 rebounds per game. The Wings shoot 28.6% from three-point range and 83.3% from the free-throw line. Defensively, he allowed opponents to shoot 33.3% from beyond the arc and averaged 39.4 rebounds per game.
The Dallas Wings currently hold a 9–9 record, and a 2–7 record on the road. Offensively, he averaged 85 points, 40 rebounds and 13 assists per game. Defensively, they allowed an average of 78 points and 5 blocks and 10 steals per game.
Key players for the Wings included Arike Ogunbowale, who averaged 20 points, 2.6 rebounds and 5 assists per game, and Marina Mabrey, who contributed 19.5 points, 9.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game. Diamond DaShields and Lou Lopez are unavailable for the Senechal Wings, while Kalani Brown’s status is day-to-day and it is uncertain whether he will be able to play in the upcoming game.
Why can fever spread?
Indiana Fever remains far away from the playoff race. They are currently on a six-game losing streak and sit sixth in the East, but have a better record than the Seattle Storm and Phoenix Mercury.
The last time he stepped onto the court, the Indiana Fever walked away from the court, losing by a score of 96–88 when they faced the Washington Mystics. The Fever was able to collect a total of 28 defensive boards and five offensive boards for the contest. He also committed 13 errors while getting two steals in the game. When the final whistle blew, the Fever shot 33 of 60 from the field, giving him a shooting percentage of 55%. The Fever allowed the Mystics to hit 29 of 63 pass attempts, leaving them sitting at 46% for the contest. He shot 50% from long distance, connecting nine of 18, and shot 13 of 19 at the free throw line (85.3%). Four players recorded double-digit points for Indiana, led by Lexie Hull, who had 20 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Indiana Fever is averaging 82.2 points on 44.6 percent shooting and 85.9 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Kelsey Mitchell is averaging 17 points and 2.9 assists, while Nalisa Smith is averaging 15.6 points and 9.9 rebounds. Aliyah Boston is the third double digit scorer and Erika Wheeler is grabbing 2.2 rebounds. The Indiana Fever is shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 78.9 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Fever is allowing 36.8 percent shooting from deep and grabbing 35.4 rebounds per game.
The Indiana Fever are 5–13, 1–5 at home. Offensively, Fever averaged 80 points, 40 rebounds and 13 assists. Defensively, Fever is allowing 86 points, and averaging 5 blocks and 10 steals.
The Fever’s key players are Kelsey Mitchell who averaged 20 points, 2.6 rebounds and 5 assists, and Nalisa Smith who averaged 19.5 points, 9.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists. No one is reported absent due to fever.
Final feather-fever prediction and selection
Despite the game being at home, it seems that Indiana is still learning the nuances of the match. A small plus margin just won’t do for the home team, as the Wings are looking to punish them.
Final Wings-Fever Predictions & Picks: Dallas Wings -1.5 (-122), Under 170.5 (-113)