Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds
Indiana fever will take on Minnesota Lynx on Friday in a WNBA basketball clash at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum.
Indiana Fever are yet to register a point in their last five games and will be hoping to get back to winning ways. Lynx have had a good season so far and currently sitting comfortably in the second position in the Western Conference. Both teams have already met twice this season and are aware of each others strengths and weaknesses.
Indiana lost 78-85 against Atlanta Dream while Minnesota last win came against Indiana only as they went on to claim all the points against them.
Indiana fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
The Indiana fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds also predict a win for Minnesota Lynx. The home side are coming on the back of a bad patches and will be banking on their home crowd to get it going. Minnesota have already had a double over Indiana this season and could make it three in three it seems.
As per FiveThirtyEight, the winning probability for Minnesota Lynx stands at 76% while Indiana Fever have 24% chnaces of winning the tie.
Win Probability: 24%
Win Probability: 76%
Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds: Match Details
ndiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx
Scheduled Date and Time: Friday, 18th September, 7 PM EST
Host Team: Indiana Fever at Indiana Farmers Coliseum
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Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds: Recent Form
Indiana Fever have had a season to forget as they have a 6-24 record this season and have lost 5 games on a trot. They are currently languishing at the bottom in the Eastern Conference group and will try to gain some positives when they host Minnesota. Their defensive records has been the worst as they have lost 86 points due to their defensive lapses. Kelsey Mitchell will be the player to watch as she has been their star player so far averaging 17 points in each match. It will be a battle between Fever’s defence vs Lynx’s offence.
Lynx have had a comfortable journey so far as they are tipped to make it to the playoffs despite their shaky start to the season. With a 20-10 record, the Lynx are set to launch a tough fight on Fever’s home turf on Friday. 89 points have been their average score in the last few matches and Napheesa Collier and Sylvia Phowles are destined to run the show in this heavyweight clash. Phowles is the only player to have registered 60 per cent shooting from the floor.
A number of players are expected to miss the tie due to injury issues. Indiana will miss the services of Tiffany Mitchell, Jessica Breland, Danielle Robinson, Bernadett Hatar, Chelsey Perry, Kysre Gondrezick while Minnesota players Layshia Clarendon, Damiris Dantas and Rennia Davis could miss this game.
Indiana Fever vs Minnesota Lynx Prediction and Betting Odds: Head to Head
Both Indiana Fever and Minnesota Lynx have faced each other 39 times. Indiana have won on 11 occasions while Minnesota have claimed victory on 28 occasions.
Recently Minnesota got the better of Indiana on 13th September as the former registered a 90-80 win over their rivals.
Just two days before, Minnesota again proved to be the winner as they had the final laugh with a scoreline of 89-72.
Indiana Fever will be hoping to end the season on a higher note and will be aiming to have some good results in their remaining matches. Minnesota Lynx are on the brink of sealing a playoffs berth and will be looking to add another title to their trophy cabinet.