CentSports Free WNBA Spread Pick – Betting Odds
Connecticut (-5.5), Over/Under (164)
Saturday September 5th, 2020
The 2020 WNBA schedule pushes on with a key between atop the two top teams in the Eastern Conference. The seconded ranked team in the Eastern Conference the Connecticut Suns will face off against the number third ranked team in the conference the Indiana Fever on Saturday September 5th, 2020 at the IMG Academy in South Bradenton, Florida in a WNBA showdown.
Entering play on Thursday, the Suns currently sit with an 8-9 overall record while the Fever sit at 5-12 on the year. For these two teams at this point of the season every game is important with every win allowing them to stay alive in the playoff picture while each loss pushes them farther away. Despite the records the Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever WNBA spread pick and prediction should be a great matchup to look at.
In the teams previous meeting back on August 18th, 2020 the Suns blew out the Fever 84-62 in a contest that was one sided from the start of the game till the end. In the win DeWanna Bonner was just to much for the Fever to slow down as she finished with a game high 28 points to go with eight rebounds and three assists. Meanwhile both Brionna Jones and Jasmine Thomas added 15 points. In the loss Kelsey Mitchell led the Fever in scoring with 15 points. Leading into Saturday’s matchup the Suns will be consensus fans WNBA spread pick in this matchup.
Here is a WNBA SpreadpPick, preview and prediction for the Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever on Saturday September 5th, 2020.
Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever Inside the Numbers
Looking at the numbers, the two teams stack up well on paper. The Suns enter this contest averaging 78.8 points a contest while the Fever are averaging 81.3 points per game. In addition to averaging 78.8 points a game, the Suns rank third in offensive rebounds per game with (9.4) and fifth in overall rebounds per game (34.1). Meanwhile the Fever rank fourth in offensive rebounds per game (9.3) and are tied with the Suns in total rebounds with 34.1 per contest.
Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever Injury Report
Connecticut Suns – Entering play on Thursday no significant injuries are listed.
Indiana Fever – Entering play on Thursday no significant injuries are listed.
Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever Betting Trends
Overall Against the Spread Trends – The favorite in the WNBA matchups continue to dominate against the spread posting a 57-42-2 record while the underdog is sitting at just 44-55-2 overall. In all the favorite is covering the spread in 57.6 percent of the matchups this season while the underdog has a 44.4 percent record.
Overall Over vs Under Trends – Entering play on Thursday, the over/under is nearly identical for sports bettors this season in the WNBA with the teams covering the over in 48 total matchups while the under has been the final outcome in 49 of the total matchups.
Connecticut Suns Betting Trends – Overall the Suns have been solid against the spread this season covering the spread in eight of their first 17 contests on the year. Despite covering the spread in eight games this season the team is just 1-4 against the spread in their last five contests and are just 1-5 in contests following a loss.
Indiana Fever Betting Trends– The fever has struggled to cover the spread this season as they have posted just a 6-11 record against the spread this season. Heading into play on Thursday the Fever has struggled against the spread over their past five contests winning just one of those meetings. In addition, to their last five contests the team is also just 1-4 against the spread in contests where they are the underdog.
Connecticut Suns (-5.5) vs Indiana Fever (+5.5)
CentSports Free WNBA Spread Pick – Connecticut Suns
CentSports Connecticut Suns vs. Indiana Fever: Looking at these two teams the Suns just have to much fire power on both sides of the floor for the Fever to keep up. While the Fever are still alive in the playoff picture and needing a win, the team will have a difficult time scoring against the same Suns team they struggled to score against just a few weeks ago.