Connecticut Sun vs. Indiana Fever: Preview, Predictions and Picks for May 20, 2024

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May 20, 2024 8:10 AM
On Monday, May 20, 2024, at 7:00 PM, the Connecticut Sun, currently undefeated with a 2-0 record, will face off against the struggling Indiana Fever, who are still searching for their first win of the season at 0-3. The Sun will look to extend their winning streak at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, while the Fever aim to secure their first victory on their home court.
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Sun vs Fever: Tale of the Tape

Stat Sun Fever
Streak W2 L3
Last Ten Games 2-0 0-3
Points Per Game 88.0 72.3
Rebounds Per Game 29.5 29.3
Assists Per Game 18.0 17.0
Blocks Per Game 2.0 4.0
Steals Per Game 12.5 6.7
Field Goal % 45.5 41.6
Three Point % 26.8 33.8
Points Against 74.0 95.0

Indiana Fever injuries

  • Damiris Dantas (F): Out

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    How to Watch the Sun vs Fever

    The Sun vs. Fever game will be televised on ESPN and is scheduled for Mon 7:00 PM.

    Sun vs Fever predictions

    As the Connecticut Sun takes on the Indiana Fever, I'm expecting a strong performance from DeWanna Bonner. The forward has been averaging 21 points per game, and I think she'll continue to be a scoring threat against the Fever. With her dominant presence on the court, I wouldn't be surprised if she drops 25 points or more in this matchup. Meanwhile, Alyssa Thomas will be the engine that drives the Sun's offense, dishing out assists and grabbing rebounds left and right. Her all-around skills will be crucial in this one.

    For the Indiana Fever, Caitlin Clark is the clear star of the show. Fresh off a 22-point outing, I think she'll look to build on that momentum against the Sun. Clark has the potential to go off for 25-30 points if she gets hot, and her ability to rack up assists will be key in getting her teammates involved. NaLyssa Smith will also be a factor, using her rebounding prowess to give the Fever extra possessions and scoring opportunities.

    Given these expectations, I think the Connecticut Sun will come out on top in this one. The Sun's balanced attack, led by Bonner and Thomas, will be too much for the Fever to handle. Clark will surely give it her all, but I think the Sun's depth and experience will ultimately prevail. Look for the Sun to cover the spread and take home the win.

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