Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Can the Mystics continue their top form?

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Can the Mystics continue their top form?

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

It’s going to be an interesting battle between 8 teams now for the remaining 5 spots in the playoffs. Today, a riveting contest awaits between two sides that are the top favorites to qualify for the postseason in the upcoming days. The Washington Mystics are set to lock horns with the Seattle Storm for their upcoming WNBA fixture. The Mystics are looking ruthless after 3 consecutive wins. In the last game, they gave a crushing defeat to the Wings. It was a brilliant collective effort from Myisha Hines-Allen, Ariel Atkins, and Natasha Cloud as they secured 42 points, 15 assists, and 9 rebounds together. The Mystics will look to continue the same momentum against the Storm.

The Seattle Storm will try their best to dominate the Mystics in the Entertainment & Sports Arena today. The Storm is coming off a disheartening loss against the Sun in the last fixture by a margin of just 5 points. It was a historic game for 41-year-old Sue Bird who was playing her last WNBA game in Connecticut. Bird played well and gave a contribution of 14 points with 7 assists. Breanna Stewart was the top scorer for Seattle with 17 points. The Storm will look to make a comeback by registering a win against the Mystics.

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Odds

PlatformMysticsStormPredicted Winner
WinComparator2.371.52Storm

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Recent Form

The Washington Mystics have been in fantastic form in the recent games. They are currently at 18-11 in the 3rd position of the Eastern Conference. Washington has won 4 of the last 5 matchups. They have maintained a very good home record of 9-4 so far. The Mystics will be hosting the Seattle Storm after winning the last game against the Dallas Wings, by a score of 87-77.

The Seattle Storm is also having a good season but their performance dipped in the recent games. They are currently at 18-11 in the 2nd position of the Western Conference. Seattle has got 2 wins from the last 5 fixtures. The Storm will be meeting the Washington Mystics after facing an 83-88 loss to the Connecticut Sun in the last game.

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Team Stats

StatsWashington MysticsSeattle Storm
Points Per Game79.880.6
Rebounds Per Game34.933.4
Assists Per Game20.121.8

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Injuries

Washington Mystics: Elena Delle Donne (Forward)

Seattle Storm: Mercedes Russell (Center)

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Head to Head

There have been 35 games so far between these two teams in the WNBA. The Seattle Storm is having an upper hand as they won 23 games, while the Washington Mystics won 12 of them. If we talk about the last 5 matchups, 4 games were won by Seattle and only 1 by Washington. The previous meeting took place this season on 23 June 2022. The Seattle Storm won that game with a score of 85-71.

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Previous Meeting Highlights

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Possible Lineup

Washington Mystics: Guard- Ariel Atkins | Guard- Natasha Cloud | Forward- Alysha Clarke | Forward- Myisha Hines-Allen | Center– Shakira Austin

Seattle Storm: Guard- Sue Bird | Guard- Jewell Loyd | Forward- Breanna Stewart | Forward- Gabby Williams | Center- Tina Charles

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Washington Mystics:

PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Ariel AtkinsGuard14.83.41.4
PlayerPositionAssists Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Natasha CloudGuard7.03.71.1
PlayerPositionRebounds Per GameSteals Per GameTurnovers Per Game
Alysha ClarkeForward4.61.01.2

Seattle Storm:

PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameSteals Per Game
Breanna StewartForward21.17.21.8
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameAssists Per GameSteals Per Game
Jewell LoydGuard15.83.71.1
PlayerPositionPoints Per GameRebounds Per GameTurnovers Per Game
Tina CharlesCenter12.57.52.2

Mystics vs Storm Prediction: Winner

The Washington Mystics will be having the home advantage but it won’t be easy to trouble the visitors. The Storm has been the better side historically and they are expected to perform well today as well. The team that wins will move closer to the postseason. The predictions and betting platforms are favoring the Storm for this matchup.

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