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Indiana Fever vs Seattle Storm

Game Date: Thursday, August 23, 2012 | Game Time: 10:05 PM | Home Line: -2.0 | Total: 145.0

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Indiana Fever v Seattle Storm Series Betting Trends

The Indiana Fever travel to Seattle to play the Storm at 10:05 PM on Thursday, August 23, 2012. Seattle is the favorite in this matchup, laying -2.0 points here at home. The Total has been posted at Over/Under 145.0.

Before getting to specific team details, let's have a look at the recent games in this series to see if we can identify any WNBA sports betting trends to assist in making the right pick in this game.

Recent Results in the Fever/Storm Series

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
August 17, 2013 Indiana 70Seattle77-1.5133.0
June 30, 2013 Seattle 63Indiana71-6.5139.5
September 12, 2012 Seattle 48Indiana72
September 12, 2012 Seattle 48Indiana72-5.5146.0
August 23, 2012 Indiana 65Seattle66-2.0145.0
July 5, 2011 Seattle 61Indiana78-4.5145.0
June 17, 2011 Indiana 54Seattle68-6.5147.5
June 25, 2010 Indiana 81Seattle85-5.5144.5
June 17, 2010 Seattle 65Indiana72-3.5146.0
August 22, 2009 Indiana 60Seattle74-2.0140.5

When looking at the last 28 games in this series, we can see the home team has won 24 games compared to 4 wins for the road team. Average points scored per game for the home team in the Indiana/Seattle series is 72.9 ppg while the vistor has put up 63.5 ppg, creating an average margin of victory of 9.4 favoring the home team.

As stated, the exact advantage spanning the last 28 games represents a median average advantage for the home team in this series of 9.4 ppg. That represents a value number of 7.4 when meassured against the offered line of -2.0, suggesting a wager on Seattle makes the most sense - at least, when looking at betting against the number according to the historical series trends.

The average Total points scored spanning the last 28 games between the Fever and the Storm is 136.4 per game. That creates a differential of 8.6 against the line, suggesting a bet of Under 145.0 may hold the greatest value. At least in relation to the series history.

Now let's take a look at the series history in this exact situation, with Indiana as the road team and with Seattle as the home team.

Recent Results when Indiana visits Seattle

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
August 17, 2013 Indiana 70Seattle77-1.5133.0
August 23, 2012 Indiana 65Seattle66-2.0145.0
June 17, 2011 Indiana 54Seattle68-6.5147.5
June 25, 2010 Indiana 81Seattle85-5.5144.5
August 22, 2009 Indiana 60Seattle74-2.0140.5
June 20, 2008 Indiana 70Seattle78
May 10, 2008 Indiana 64Seattle75

When looking at the last 14 games in this series while Seattle has been the home team, we can see the Storm have won 13 games compared to 1 wins for the Fever. Average points scored per game by Seattle in this situation is is 73.1 ppg while Indiana has put up 64.7 ppg, creating an average margin of victory of 8.4 favoring the Storm.

As stated, the exact advantage spanning the last games represents a median average advantage for the home team in this series of 8.4 ppg. That represents a value number of 6.4 when meassured against the offered line of -2.0, suggesting a wager on the Storm makes the most sense. At least, that's the way it looks when you ponder a bet against the line, looking at this wager in the vacuum of this series situation.

The average Total points scored spanning the last 14 games between the Fever and the Storm is 137.8 per game. That creates a differential of 7.2 against the line, suggesting a bet of Under 145.0 may hold the greatest value. At least in relation to the series history.

Can the Indiana Fever Cover the Spread?

This season the Indiana Fever have played 39 games, averaging 70.9 points per game, while allowing 70.4 points per game. This has led to a season record of 18-21. Let's have a closer look at recent Indiana Fever results.

Recent Indiana Fever Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
September 29, 2013 Atlanta 67Indiana53-5.5145.0
September 26, 2013 Indiana 79Atlanta84-3.0142.0
September 22, 2013 Chicago 57Indiana79-2.0145.5
September 20, 2013 Indiana 85Chicago72-6.5142.5
September 15, 2013 Indiana 80Connecticut823.5138.0
September 13, 2013 New York 63Indiana66-9.0139.5
September 10, 2013 Washington 69Indiana67-5.5142.0

This season the Indiana Fever have played 19 games on the road, averaging 71.6 points per game, while allowing 72.3 points per game. This has led to a season record of 8-11. Let's have a closer look at recent Indiana Fever results on the road.

Recent Indiana Fever Road Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
September 26, 2013 Indiana 79Atlanta84-3.0142.0
September 20, 2013 Indiana 85Chicago72-6.5142.5
September 15, 2013 Indiana 80Connecticut823.5138.0
September 6, 2013 Indiana 82Chicago77-6.5145.0
September 4, 2013 Indiana 80Atlanta89-4.0145.0

Can the Seattle Storm Cover the Spread?

This season the Seattle Storm have played 36 games, averaging 70.3 points per game, while allowing 73.0 points per game. This has led to a season record of 17-21. Let's have a closer look at recent Seattle Storm results.

Recent Seattle Storm Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
September 22, 2013 Minnesota 58Seattle558.5146.5
September 20, 2013 Seattle 64Minnesota80-15.0149.0
September 14, 2013 Tulsa 73Seattle85-5.5142.5
September 12, 2013 Seattle 76Tulsa67-5.0146.0
September 10, 2013 Minnesota 73Seattle608.0146.5
September 7, 2013 Minnesota 75Seattle607.5148.5
August 31, 2013 Seattle 74Minnesota97-11.5147.5
August 29, 2013 Connecticut 65Seattle78-7.0141.0
August 27, 2013 Seattle 72San Antonio711.5137.0
August 25, 2013 Seattle 64San Antonio70-1.0140.0

This season the Seattle Storm have played 18 games here at home, averaging 69.9 points per game, while allowing 70.9 points per game. This has led to a season record of 9-9. Let's have a closer look at recent Seattle Storm results when playing at home.

Recent Seattle Storm Home Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
September 22, 2013 Minnesota 58Seattle558.5146.5
September 14, 2013 Tulsa 73Seattle85-5.5142.5
September 10, 2013 Minnesota 73Seattle608.0146.5
September 7, 2013 Minnesota 75Seattle607.5148.5
August 29, 2013 Connecticut 65Seattle78-7.0141.0
August 20, 2013 Los Angeles 57Seattle776.0145.5
August 17, 2013 Indiana 70Seattle77-1.5133.0
August 15, 2013 Chicago 79Seattle662.5141.0
August 11, 2013 San Antonio 63Seattle69-5.5140.5
August 9, 2013 San Antonio 77Seattle56-5.5145.5

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