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Aces vs Storm Prediction, Game Preview, Live Stream, Odds and Picks

Las Vegas Goes After 20th Win

Aces Eye Sixth Straight Against Seattle

The Seattle Stormare looking to snap a seven-game losing streak. Trying to do that against the best team in the league and a squad that could threaten to break the WNBA record for wins in a season is a little daunting. When looking at the WNBA predictions, the nine home losses by Seattle are the most in the WNBA.

A quick peek at some WNBA news reveals that the Las Vegas Aces have won three games in a row and put up 113, 98, and 97 points in those three wins. Seattle is allowing the most points per game in the league so this has the potential to get out of hand.

Aces vs Storm Prediction, Game Preview, Live Stream, Odds and Picks July 20

When making WNBA picks, keep in mind that Las Vegas has defeated Seattle by an average of 37 points in the first two matchups this season and has won the last five games in the series.

Candace Parker won’t play for Las Vegas while guard Riquna Williams is questionable. That resulted in the Aces signing Ashley Joens to a hardship contract. Jones played in eight games for the Dallas Wings after being selected in the second round of the 2023 WNBA Draft. Seattle’s Jewell Loyd is expected to play after missing the last game with a foot injury.

According to the WNBA playoff odds, Las Vegas (-350) has the best odds to win the WNBA championship. Seattle is well back at +40000 in the championship odds.

Star Power

The numbers of the four All-Stars from the Aces are pretty stunning over the last three games.

Kelsey Plum, A’ja Wilson, Jackie Young, and Chelsea Gray have combined to average 81 points on 60% shooting from the field and 50% from 3-point range. By comparison, their opponents averaged 79.7 points in the three games as Las Vegas won each with ease even without Parker playing.

Plum and Young combined for 47 points and seven 3-pointers the last time Las Vegas played Seattle.

The Aces have covered against the WNBA betting lines in three of their last four road games.

Rookies Trying to Step Up

The last time the Seattle Storm stepped on the court, WNBA leading scorer Loyd did not play. Obviously, that changed the look of the offense. Rookie Jordan Horston took a leading role as she had 23 points on 8-of-16 shooting to go with 10 rebounds, two assists, three steals, and no turnovers in 35 minutes.

Fellow rookie Dulcy Fankam Mendjiadeu had 13 points and six rebounds. She is averaging 12.3 points and 10.3 rebounds while shooting 63% from the field over the last three games. Jade Melbourne finished with seven points and five assists as she matched her season-high with 24 minutes played. Ivana Dojkic had three assists in 12 minutes of action.

Something to consider for those who bet online: Seattle has covered in just two of its last seven games.

Aces vs Storm Game Information

  • Game: Aces19-2; vs Storm 4-16
  • Location: Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle, WA
  • Day/Time: Thursday, July 20, 10 p.m. ET
  • Aces vs Storm Live Stream: WNBA.com

Aces vs Storm Betting Lines

Aces vs Storm Picks and Prediction

The 105-64 and 96-63 final scores in the first two games of the season speaks volumes of what to expect when the Aces look to continue their recent dominance against the Storm.

Just two of the last seven games played by the Aces finished under the total.

The Aces are 23 of 44 from 3-point range in the two games against Seattle this season.

Las Vegas leads the WNBA with an average of 92.4 points and a 50.5.

Seattle is 6-5 against the WNBA odds total at home this season. Las Vegas has covered in three of its last four games on the road. The Aces have been favored in every game so far in 2022 and going 12-9 ATS.

The Aces are listed at -2000 in our Vegas WNBA lines. This means that if you wager $100 on Aces, you have a chance to win $5. The Storm is +1100, offering a chance to win $1100 on a $100 wager.

The implied probability attached to the betting lines gives Aces a 95.24% chance to win, with Storm at 8.33%.

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