Top Handicapping picks for today's are listed below

WNBA Washington Mystics vs Phoenix Mercury 8/19/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

WNBA Washington Mystics vs Phoenix Mercury 8/19/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

 

More WNBA Picks Predictions Previews

 

The Phoenix Mercury are hosting the Washington Mystics at the Footprint Center in Phoenix on Thursday, August 19, at 22:00 in a duel between the fourth-best teams currently in each conference. The Mercury are 4-1 in their previous five matches and are fourth in the West. On the other hand, the Mystics are 1-6 in their previous seven and are fourth in the East. 

 

The Mercury have a 11-10 record so far this season and are 11-9-1 against the spread and 10-10-1 in over/under. They are coming off a home victory against the Indiana Fever with an 84-80 score, not beating the odds. They shot worse than their opponents both from the field (42% to 45%) and from downtown (30% to 45%) but two of their starters scored 22+ points. Brittney Griner led the way with 25 points and 7 rebounds, while Diana Taurasi added 22 points, 7 rebounds and a game-high 7 assists. 

 

Griner leads the team both in scoring with 20.4 ppg and in rebounding with 9.6 per game. Skylar Diggins-Smith adds 18.3 ppg, 3.3 rebounds and a team-high 5 assists per game.   

 

The Mercury average 80.6 ppg offensively, while allowing 81.4 ppg defensively. They have a 43.1% field goal percentage and the second-worse 3-point percentage in the league with 31.5%. They are 4-1 against the spread in their previous five matches. Over is 4-2 in their previous six matches. 

 

Chat with our Live Handicapper to Know More about the Game.

WNBA Washington Mystics vs Phoenix Mercury Predictions 8/19/2021

 

The Mystics have an 8-12 record so far this season and are 10-10 against the spread and 13-7 in over/under. They are coming off a road defeat against the Las Vegas Aces with an 83-93 score, not beating the odds. They got torched by their opponents, who shot with 57% from the field and with 55% from downtown. Two of their starters scored more than 24 points, while their whole benched combined for just 10 points. Tina Charles had a game-high 30 points, adding a team-high 10 rebounds. Ariel Atkins added 24 points and 3 rebounds. 

 

Charles leads the team both in scoring with 26.2 ppg and in rebounding with 9.9 per game. Ariel Atkins adds 17.4 ppg, 3 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game.  

 

The Mystics average 82.1 ppg offensively and have are fourth-worse defensively, allowing 84.4 ppg. They have the second-worse field goal percentage with 41.1% and a 32.9% 3-point percentage. They are 2-5 against the spread in their previous seven matches. 

 

In their previous meeting earlier this season, the Mercury won on the road with a 70-91 score. They are 5-2 against the spread in their previous seven matchups. Over is 6-2 in their previous eight matchups. The Mercury have a 5-7 home record, while the Mystics are 3-8 on the road. The Mystics are struggling mightily lately, so I’m going go pick the hotter and hosting Mercury tonight.        

 

Women’s National Basketball Association Free Premium Picks Predictions. Today’s entire Women’s Basketball premium pick predictions against the spread are free right now at 1-888-711-4311 or text the word WINBIG to 760-670-3130 to receive them. Included are Best Bets, Parlays and Halftime winners for this week free of charge.

 

WNBA Washington Mystics vs Phoenix Mercury 8/19/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

Time: 22:00 ET 

 

Location: Footprint Center in Phoenix, TX

 

Date: Thursday, August 19, 2021

 

TV: –

 

WNBA Odds/Point Spread: Phoenix Mercury -3

 

WNBA Totals: 166

 

Click Here For More WNBA Video Free Picks