WNBA – This match between these two teams is scheduled to take place on June 15, 2013 at 03.00 a.m. as per the European Time Zone. In this match, Phoenix Mercury with standing of 5th Western will receive Los Angeles Sparks with standing of 2nd Western at U.S. Airways Center. All the major online betting sites are giving odds which seem to favor Phoenix Mercury to win this match due to their home ground advantage.
Phoenix Mercury won 1 and lost 3 out of the 4 matches played by them. They recently won a match against Indiana Fever on June 9, 2013 with score of 82-67. Preceding this win, they lost three matches in row against Minnesota Lynx (June 7, 2013), Seattle Storm (June 2, 2013) and Chicago Sky (May 27, 2013) with the score of 99-79, 75-72 and 102-80 respectively. In their match against Indiana Fever, the team was playing without Brittney Griner due to the injuries sustained by her. In her absence, Diana Taurasi took the charge and led Phoenix mercury to their first win in this season. Maximum of her score was scored in the second half with the total score of 26 points. Phoenix Mercury had lost one match played on their home ground. They won 1 and lost two out of the three matches played while on the road.
The current statistics related with Phoenix Mercury show that they had scored at an average of 78.3 points per game with 32.5 rebounds and assists at the average rate of 15.5. They allowed other teams to score at an average of 85.8 per game.
L. A. Sparks just won a match against Tulsa Shock on June 9, 2013 with score of 76-69 by utilizing over time. Prior to this win, they lost a match against San Antonio Silver Stars on June 1, 2013 with score of 83-78. Los Angeles Sparks won a match against Seattle Storm on May 26, 2013 with score of 102-69. In their match against Tulsa Shock the team was led by Kristi Toliver and Lindsay Harding as they scored 21 points and 20 points respectively.
The current statistics related with L. A. Sparks show that they had scored at an average of 85.3 points per game with rebounds at 34.0, assists per game at 19.7 and they allowed points to other team at the average rate of 73.7.