Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Sun to Win

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Sun to Win

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: The Connecticut Sun will start as favorites to win their upcoming game against the Seattle Storm as per the latest predictions.

The regular season of the WNBA has already started getting heated up as every game from now will be crucial for the playoff contention. The Connecticut Sun will look to continue their dominance this season when they take on the Seattle Storm tonight. Connecticut has just been brilliant so far. They scored in triple digits in the last game against the Dream. In the first half, they set a franchise record for the most number of 3-pointers as they went 10 for 15.

Courtney Williams gave a praiseworthy performance again and scored 20 points with 8 rebounds. Natisha Hiedeman also contributed 18 points for her side. The Sun will look to give no chance to the Storm at the Mohegan Sun Arena in the upcoming fixture.

The Seattle Storm has a mighty challenge against the Sun but their recent performance shows that they have the caliber to stun the hosts. The Storm is currently surging after 4 consecutive wins. They have a good chance to avenge their loss against the Sun a few days ago.

They faced a tough fight from the Lynx in the last fixture but ensured to not end their winning streak and secured a narrow win by 2 points. Brianna Stewart has been one of the top performers for Seattle this season. She continued her form and added 29 points to her name with 8 rebounds. 

PlatformSunStormPredicted Winner
OddsChecker4/16/1Sun
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Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Recent Form

The Connecticut Sun has ruled the Eastern Conference so far. They are looking very good at 11-4 in the first position. Connecticut has won 4 of the last 5 fixtures. In the home games, they are 6-2 as of now. The Sun won their last game against the Atlanta Dream with a score of 105-92.

The Seattle Storm struggled in the initial few games but they seem to be on track now. They are 9-5 currently in the second position of the Western Conference. Seattle is on a winning streak of 4. They have won 3 of the 5 games in the opponents’ courts. The Storm defeated the Minnesota Lynx in the last matchup with a score of 81-79.

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Team Stats

StatsConnecticut SunSeattle Storm
Points Per Game88.378.8
Rebounds Per Game35.932.3
Assists Per Game21.121.9

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Injuries 

Connecticut Sun: Kiara Smith (Guard)

Seattle Storm: Sue Bird (Guard), Mercedes Russell (Center)

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Head to Head

There is no upper hand to any of the sides as per the past record. Out of the total 32 meetings, both teams got 16 wins each. If we talk about the last 5 matchups, 3 games were won by Seattle and 2 by Connecticut. The previous meeting took place this season on 5 June 2022. The Connecticut Sun won that game with a score of 93-86.

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Predicted Lineup

Connecticut Sun: Guard- Natisha Hiedeman | Guard- Courtney Williams | Forward- Alyssa Thomas | Forward- DeWana Bonner | Center– Jonquel Jones

Seattle Storm: Guard- Jewell Loyd | Guard- Briann January | Forward- Breanna Stewart | Forward- Gabby Williams | Center- Ezi Magbegor

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Connecticut Sun:

PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Jonquel JonesCenter15.018.71.1
PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
DeWanna BonnerForward14.73.51.4
PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Alyssa ThomasForward13.78.21.5

Seattle Storm:

PositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Breanna StewartForward22.37.52.4
PositionPoints Per GameAssists Per GameSteals Per Game
Jewell LoydGuard18.33.51.1
PositionRebounds Per GameBlocks Per GameSteals Per Game
Ezi MagegorCenter6.43.01.2

Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction: Predicted Winner 

The Connecticut Sun might look like a more successful side this season till now but the Seattle Storm’s recent games have made this matchup a mouth-watering affair. Connecticut needs to find some way to counter Stewart otherwise the visitors might just put them on the backfoot.

Seattle, on the other hand, will hope for the fitness of Bird for the big game. The prediction platforms and experts are suggesting a win for the Connecticut Sun in this clash.

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Connecticut Sun vs Seattle Storm Prediction

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