Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Mercury to Win

Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Mercury to Win
Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Phoenix Mercury is predicted to win their upcoming game against the Dallas Wings as per the latest prediction.

The Dallas Wings are set to play Phoenix Mercury in a regular-season fixture on 18th June at the College Park Center. The Dallas-based side has done a tidy job so far but has to step up in the coming games to raise to the top 2.

On the other hand, the underdogs, Phoenix Mercury who were under the pump for quite some time, finally managed to break the jinx against Fever. This definitely paves way for a high voltage clash on Friday night. Even though the Wings are favored in the odds and predictions, the visiting side has the momentum.

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Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Recent Form

The Dallas Wings who had a great opening for this season have dug a deep hole for themselves in the last few appearances. They have a winning percentage of 42.9% besides having an overwhelming away record.

Given that they are playing Mercury at home, they will be looking to better the record of 1-5 on Friday. In the last 5 games, they suffered defeats Aces and Storm with the only consolation win coming against Seattle Storm.

On the other hand, the Mercury have dusted themselves up after a not-so-impressive start to their season. This has also helped them scale to 4th position in the table with a 40% winning record.

The next fixture is very important for the team as they have a chance of securing the 3rd spot. They have enjoyed some much-needed success in the last few games with wins against Mystics, Fever, Dream, and Sparks. Their away record is 3-6 in 9 games this season.  

Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Head-to-head

Matches: 31: Wings: 14 Mercury: 9 Draw: 8

Last Meeting: Wings won 94-84 against Mercury on 20th May 2022.

Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Wings:

Isabelle Harrison who has played at the center position has tons of experience in WNBA with an average of 10 points and 1.5 assists in this season so far.

Arike Ogunbowale who is the shooting guard has a free throw percentage of 80 besides 2.8 rebounds while the point guard Chelsea Gray needs to do better than 5 points per game this season.

Marina Mabrey brings the power and versatility to the center with a free throw percentage of 56.5% and a field goal percentage of 47.4% in 11 games this season.

Mercury:

Shey Peddy has played over 70 games with an average of 8 points per game and a field goal percentage of 47.9% in this edition.

Tina Charles’ performance will be the decisive factor for the Mercury who pitched in with 29 points and 7 rebounds against Fever.

Diana Taurasi who will be the shooting guard has averaged 19.3 points in every outing and has been a consistent performer for the side this season.

Diamond DeShields who plays as the forward has averaged 15 points and 3.5 rebounds in the recent past.

Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction: Predicted Winner

The Wings taking on the Mercury would be a tough battle between two giant sides looking to get a move on after a leveling campaign for both sides. Even though both the teams are en-route to the playoffs, they have their tasks cut out. The FiveThirtyEight has slotted both the clubs with an 80% chance to make it to the postseason.

According to Oddschecker and Covers, the Dallas Wings are in with a formidable chance as the 7th favorites while the Phoenix Mercury have a massive opportunity to grab the WNBA championship as the 6th favorites for the season, ahead of their opponents.

Dallas Wings vs Phoenix Mercury Prediction

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