Preview: Connecticut Sun vs. Minnesota Lynx

Preview: Connecticut Sun vs. Minnesota Lynx


The Connecticut Sun will be hosting the Minnesota Lynx in Game 2 of the first round of the WNBA Playoffs. Fans can watch the live stream of the game on Fubo without a cable subscription. For those interested in placing bets on the game, BetMGM Sportsbook offers the latest odds for the Sun and Lynx.

When: Sunday, September 17, 2023
Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
Arena: Mohegan Sun Arena
Live Stream: Watch on Fubo!

The Connecticut Sun have been performing well this season, averaging 82.7 points per game. This is only 2.3 points fewer than the 85 points allowed the Minnesota Lynx. Connecticut has a shooting percentage of 44.5% from the field, slightly lower than the 44.6% allowed their opponents. However, the Sun have a strong record of 18-3 when shooting higher than 44.6% from the field.

Three-point shooting has been a key aspect of the Sun’s game. They have a three-point shooting percentage of 36%, just 0.3 percentage points higher than the opponents of the Lynx. The Sun have a record of 13-4 when they make more than 35.7% of their three-point shots.

In terms of rebounding, Connecticut averages 33.6 rebounds per game, slightly behind Minnesota’s average of 34.3 rebounds.

In their last 10 games, the Sun have been scoring an average of 80.9 points per game, slightly lower than their season average. However, they have improved their defense, giving up three fewer points per game compared to their season average.

Unfortunately, the Sun will be without player Brionna Jones for the rest of the season due to an Achilles injury.

With the Sun’s strong shooting and recent defensive improvements, they have a good chance of defeating the Lynx in Game 2 of the playoffs.

– Data Skrive