Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds
Las Vegas Aces will be up against Minnesota Lynx in tonight’s WNBA clash. This will be the 3rd time when the two teams will meet this season. In the previous two meetings, Las Vegas Aces faced defeat in both games.
Currently, Aces is first in the Western Conference points table and 2nd in the season so far. The Lynx on the other hand is 3rd in the points table and 4th in the season. Minnesota Lynx is currently on a 5-games winning streak. In the last game, they defeated Washington Mystics. Ariel Atkins had 25 points in the game. She was well supported by Natasha Cloud who had 12 points, 7 rebounds, and 6 assists in the game. Tina Charles in her 28 minutes stint on court pegged in 12 points. She had 8 rebounds in the game.
Las Vegas Aces on the other hand is on one game losing steak. In the last game, they lost to Chicago Sky. Kelsey Plum was the highest scorer in the game for Aces as she pegged in 23 points, 3 assists, and 3 rebounds. A’ja Wilson had 12 rebounds, 2 assists, and 18 points in the game.
Tonight Las Vegas Aces will be hosting Minnesota Lynx at Michelob Ultra Arena.
Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds: Match Details
Las Vegas Aces vs Minnesota Lynx
Scheduled Date and Time: 8th September, 9 PM EST
Host Team: Las Vegas Aces
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Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Las Vegas Aces has had a slightly better season as compared to Minnesota Lynx. However, Las Vegas is coming off a defeat in their last game while Minnesota Lynx is on 5 games winning streak. Despite, Minnesota Lynx having better form recently and also defeating Las Vegas Aces twice this season, the host Las Vegas Aces has a home advantage in tonight’s game.
The Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds also predict a win for Las Vegas Aces.
As per FiveThirtyEight, the win probability for Las Vegas Aces stands at 62% while the chances of Minnesota Lynx’s win is 32%.
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Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds: WNBA 2021 Form
Both Minnesota Lynx and Las Vega Aces have had a better season as of now. Lynx is 4th in overall season ranking while Aces is 2nd in the season. This season Minnesota Lynx has already defeated the Las Vegas Aces twice.
Talking about their form this season, Minnesota Lynx started off with four back-to-back defeats which were enough to push them to the bottom of the points table. However, they were quick to pull up their socks and went on to defeat Connecticut Sun in their 5th match of this season. After their first victory, they registered two more back-to-back victories which brought them back in the tournament. Currently, they have 18 wins and 9 defeats in this season.
They have won 11 games playing at home while lost 3 games. However, playing away from home, they are 7-6 as of now. Playing against the teams from their own conference, they have 10 wins and 4 defeats. Currently, they are on a 5-games winning streak.
Las Vegas Aces on the other hand are leaders in the Western Conference points table and are the No. 2 placed team in WNBA 2021 season as of now. They have won 20 games and lost 8 games so far. They started off with a defeat at the hands of Seattle Storm but registered back-to-back two wins before registering their 2nd defeat of the season. Connecticut Sun defeated the Aces thrice in this season.
Las Vegas Aces apart from defeat at the hands of Seattle Storm and Connecticut Sun have lost to Minnesota Lynx twice and one against Phoenix Mercury. Las Vegas Aces have maintained a conference record of 8-4 and at home, they have won 11 games and lost just 3 games. Playing away from home, Las Vegas has 9 wins and 5 defeats. They have won 6 of their last 10 games.
Minnesota Lynx vs Las Vegas Aces Prediction and Betting Odds: Head-to-head
Minnesota Lynx and Las Vegas Aces have faced each other a total of 36 times in the past. Out of which, Minnesota Lynx have won 27 times and Las Vegas Aces have won just 9 times. Minnesota Lynx won 77-67 the last time these two sides met in a WNBA clash. It was a close contest and fans will be expecting a similar one in the upcoming battle.
In the last 5 games between the two teams, Minnesota Lynx has 3 wins and the Las Vegas Aces have 2 wins. This season Minnesota Lynx has defeated Las Vegas Aces in both the ages that they played.