Chicago Sky vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction WNBA Picks 7/25

Chicago Sky vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction WNBA Picks 7/25

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Introduction

The much-anticipated WNBA game between the dominant Las Vegas Aces and the tenacious Chicago Sky is scheduled to take place in Chicago on Tuesday at 7 p.m. EDT. Las Vegas is coming off an impressive victory, led by A'ja Wilson's incredible 35-point performance. The Sky, on the other hand, have been putting up a valiant effort, but they face a formidable challenge against the league-leading Aces. In this article, we will analyze both teams, their strengths, and their current form to provide an informed prediction for the game.

 

Las Vegas Aces (21-2, 13-1 Western Conference)

The Las Vegas Aces have been nothing short of spectacular this season, with an impressive 21-2 record, leading the Western Conference. A'ja Wilson has been the driving force behind their success, averaging an astonishing 22.4 points per game over the last ten games. While the Aces have been dominant on the road, boasting a 10-2 record, they are facing a Sky team determined to give them a tough challenge.

In their last ten games, the Aces have averaged 94.0 points, 34.9 rebounds, 22.2 assists, 7.8 steals, and 4.4 blocks per game. Their efficient shooting at 50.2% from the field has contributed to their offensive prowess. On the defensive end, they have allowed opponents to score an average of 79.0 points per game.

 

Chicago Sky (9-13, 3-10 Eastern Conference)

The Chicago Sky may have faced some setbacks this season, but their resilience and determination cannot be underestimated. Led by Kahleah Copper, who is averaging an impressive 19.4 points over the last ten games, the Sky will aim to capitalize on their home advantage and put up a strong fight against the mighty Aces.

In their last ten games, the Sky have averaged 75.5 points, 33.0 rebounds, 19.2 assists, 7.6 steals, and 4.5 blocks per game. While their shooting at 42.1% from the field may not be as efficient as the Aces, their defense has held opponents to an average of 81.3 points per game.

 

Prediction

Despite the considerable difference in records between the two teams, we predict that the Las Vegas Aces will keep the game close enough to cover the +14 points spread. The Aces' stellar performance this season, especially led by A'ja Wilson, is undeniable, but the Chicago Sky have shown their resilience and ability to compete against strong opponents.

The Sky has been losing games by an average of just 4 points this season, indicating their ability to keep games competitive, even against formidable teams like the Aces. Kahleah Copper's outstanding form and the support from the home crowd may drive the Sky to perform above expectations.

While the Las Vegas Aces might secure the victory, the Chicago Sky's valiant efforts should be enough to keep the margin within the +14 points spread, making it a compelling game to watch.

 

Pick: Chicago Sky +14

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