Calvin Wetzel and Aaron Barzilai, experts for OKBET WNBA basketball betting lines, gave their best WNBA picks, predictions, and best bets for Tuesday.
The Los Angeles Sparks (12-17) visit the New York Liberty (11-18) on Tuesday at 7 p.m. to try to end their three-game losing streak and strengthen their chances of making the WNBA playoffs. ET on the CBS Sports Network. Los Angeles is in the eighth and final playoff spot in the league, but they are only ahead of Atlanta by half a game and New York and Minnesota by one game.
The WNBA has three more games on tap for Tuesday. At 7 p.m., the Connecticut Sun (20-10), who are going to the playoffs, host the Phoenix Mercury (13-17). At 7 p.m. ET, the Western Conference-leading Las Vegas Aces (22-80) go to Washington to play the Mystics (19-12). ET, the Dallas Wings (13-16) will go to Chicago to play the best team in the Eastern Conference, the Sky (23-7), at 9 p.m. ET on the CBS Sports Network.
The latest Liberty vs. Sparks odds at Caesars Sportsbook have New York as a five-point favorite. The over/under for total points scored is set at 163.5. In the latest Sun vs. Mercury odds at Caesars, Connecticut is a 10-point favorite. In the latest Aces vs. Mystics odds, Las Vegas is a 3-point favorite, and Chicago is an 8-point favorite.
There are chances to win money in the WNBA on Tuesday. If you combine your top picks into a “parlay,” you can win even more. Before you make any WNBA picks or parlays for Tuesday, you should hear what Calvin Wetzel and Aaron Barzilai have to say.
Barzilai has a Ph.D. from Stanford and worked for the Philadelphia 76ers as their Director of Basketball Analytics. He started HerHoop-Stats.com five years ago. It is a groundbreaking website that gives new insights into the women’s game.
Wetzel is the site’s main betting writer. He uses his math background and deep knowledge of women’s basketball to make picks from the site’s prediction model.
Now that the 2021-22 women’s college basketball season is over, Barzilai and Wetzel are focusing on the WNBA. They went 590-430 overall (+127.40 units, or 13.6%) during that season. If you’ve used their women’s basketball picks, you’ve made a lot of money.
The experts have gone through Tuesday’s schedule and broken down the games to find the ones that give bettors the best value. They have shown a three-leg parlay that could pay out almost 6 to 1. At SportsLine, you can only see the experts’ WNBA picks for Tuesday.
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The Mystics (+3.5) beating the Aces by more than the spread is a play that experts love. Washington has already made the playoffs, and they are currently in the middle of an 8-3 run that started with an 87-86 overtime win in Las Vegas on June 25.
Alysha Clark scored a season-high 20 points for the Mystics. She made 8 of 11 shots, including 4 of 6 from beyond the arc, and grabbed 8 rebounds. Elena Delle Donne (19 points, 10 rebounds), Natasha Cloud (16 points, 10 assists), and Alysha Clark all had double-doubles.
On May 10, Washington beat Las Vegas 89-76 at home. Five players scored at least 10 points, with Delle Donne leading the way with 19. The Mystics have won six of their last seven games at home. On Sunday, they beat Seattle 78-75.
Ariel Atkins scored 23 points, which was the most in the game. The 25-year-old guard averages 15 points per game, which is second on the team. He has scored 10 or more points in all but two of Washington’s 31 games this season. Find out who else to choose here.
How to make Tuesday’s WNBA picks and parlays
Barzilai and Wetzel locked in two other best bets for their Tuesday parlay, which would pay nearly 6-1. Both plays are sure of themselves, but one is an underdog. Their parlay picks and WNBA best bets are only available on SportsLine.