Los Angeles Spark vs Tulsa Shock, WNBA – This match between these two teams is scheduled to take place on June 9, 2013 at 3.30 a.m. as per the European Time Zone. In this match, Los Angeles Sparks with standing of 3rd West will receive Tulsa Shock with standing of 6th West at Staples Center. All the major online betting sites are giving odds which seem to favor Los Angeles Sparks to win this match due to their home ground advantage and comparatively good form.
L. A. Sparks recently lost a match against San Antonio Silver Stars on June 1, 2013 with score of 83-78. Preceding this loss, they won a match against Seattle Storm on May 26, 2013 with score of 102-69. In their latest match against San Antonio Silver Stars, there was a great burden on Stars’ coach due to the absence of Sophia Young and Becky Hammon. Even without their star players, the team took control of the game and finally defeated Los Angeles Sparks. In that game, Shensie Johnson scored 19 points along with Danielle Robinson who scored 18 points.
The current statistics related with L. A. Sparks show that they had scored at an average of 90.0 points per game with rebounds at 31.0, assists per game at 22.0 and they allowed points to other team at the average rate of 76.0.
Tulsa Shock lost all of the last 4 matches played by them. They lost these matches against Chicago Sky (June 2, 2013), New York Liberty (May 31, 2013), Washington Mystics (May 27, 2013) and Atlanta Dream (May 25, 2013) with score of 92-71, 78-76 (OT) 95-90 (OT) and 98-81 respectively. Out of these four matches three were played on their home ground and one on the road.
In their match against Chicago Sky, the home crowd was cheering Tulsa Shock team especially Skylar Diggins, but Elena Delle Donne prevailed and Chicago Sky won the match. In this match Delle scored 15 points. Epiphanny Prince gave the required start up for her team as she scored 19 points which along with the points scored by Delle gave Tulsa Shock their fourth subsequent loss.
The current statistics related with Tulsa Shock shows that they had scored at an average of 79.5 per game, with rebounds at 33.0 and assists at 16.5. They allowed other teams to score at an average of 90.8 points per game.