Atlanta Dream vs. Washington Mystics Prediction, Odds and Game Preview – May 29

The Washington Mystics (0-6) will look to break a six-game losing stretch when hosting the Atlanta Dream (2-2) on May 29, 2024 at St. Elizabeths East Entertainment and Sports Arena.

Our computer predictions for Wednesday’s game can help you make an informed wager by picking the best bets available.

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Spread: Dream (+2.5) to Cover

  • The DraftKings line for this game has the Dream favored by 2.5, while the model predicts they’ll win by considerably more (6.0 points). Put your money on the Dream.
  • The Dream were 16-17-0 against the spread last season.
  • Atlanta’s ATS record as a 2.5-point favorite or greater was 9-4 last year.
  • The Mystics had 14 wins in 33 games against the spread last season.
  • Against the spread, as an underdog of 2.5 points or greater, Washington went 8-7 last year.

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Total: Over 163.5

  • DraftKings and the model are extremely close in their point total projections for this game, within 0.9 points of each other.
  • Out of 37 games last year, the Dream played 19 with over 163.5 points scored, their current matchup’s over/under.
  • Last year, 14 Washington’s games featured over 163.5 points scored.
  • Last season, 11 of the Dream’s 33 games hit the over.
  • The Mystics had 18 of their 33 games go over the point total last year.

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Moneyline Winner: Dream (-143)

  • Prediction: Dream 85, Mystics 79
  • Washington was an underdog in 16 games last season and won three (18.8%) of those contests.

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Dream Leaders

  • Rhyne Howard averaged 17.5 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game last season.
  • Cheyenne Parker grabbed 6.7 rebounds per game, while Jordin Canada notched 6.0 assists per contest.
  • Howard knocked down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.5 per contest a season ago.
  • Canada averaged 2.3 takeaways per game, while Parker compiled 1.5 rejections per contest.

Mystics Leaders

  • Ariel Atkins is the top scorer for the Mystics with 12.3 points per game. She also tacks on 3.2 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game to her stats.
  • Washington’s leader in rebounds is Shakira Austin with 6.5 per game, and its leader in assists is Julie Vanloo with 5.5 per game.
  • Vanloo averages 2.3 three-pointers per game, the most on the Mystics.
  • Washington’s leader in steals is Atkins with 2.3 per game, and its leader in blocks is Aaliyah Edwards with 1.0 per game.

Mystics Injuries

Name Game Status Injury
Brittney Sykes Out Ankle

All stats in this article refer to the 2023 regular season.

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