WNBA Picks Today and Best Bets [Friday, 5/17/2024]

WNBA Picks Today and Best Bets [Friday, 5/17/2024]

WNBA betting is back for another exciting day, and we're here to serve up our top picks for Friday's action.

Today's WNBA best bets come from a range of matchups, including Sparks vs. Aces and Sky vs. Wings.

With the help of extensive simulations and machine learning, the bets listed here are led by an over/under play at 3:00PM ET.

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WNBA Best Bets Today: 5/17/2024

Following extensive number crunching and thousands of simulations of today's action, DimersBOT, our independent predictive analytics model, has identified the best bets to place on upcoming games on Friday, May 17, 2024.

Due to the time of day now (9:03PM ET), it's important to note that the below bets are for games taking place on Saturday.

Keep in mind that the earliest game time is at the top of this list of picks. To get access to our full list of today's best bets, including customizable filters and sorting options, consider joining Dimers Pro.

Sparks vs. Aces Over 165.5 Points (-110)

  • Edge: 6.8%
  • Probability: 59.2%
  • Matchup: Sparks vs. Aces (3:00PM ET, Saturday)

Our model has pinpointed the next WNBA betting opportunity today, which comes in the Sparks vs. Aces game. We recommend an over/under bet on Over 165.5 Points at -110 odds, which provides an edge of 6.8%.


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Sky +8 (-110)

  • Edge: 12.2%
  • Probability: 64.5%
  • Matchup: Sky vs. Wings (8:00PM ET, Saturday)

Our model has found another great WNBA bet, this time in the matchup between the Sky and Wings. We suggest placing a wager on Sky +8, available at -110 odds. Our analysis shows a compelling 12.2% edge for this bet.

Please be aware that this game is scheduled for tomorrow. We strongly advise you to capitalize on these favorable odds now, before the lines move.



WNBA Best Bets: Friday, 5/17/2024

As of 9:03PM ET, here are the next two WNBA bets recommended by our model:

Matchup Bet Odds Edge
Sparks vs. Aces Over 165.5 Points -110 @ DraftKings 6.8%
Sky vs. Wings Sky +8 -110 @ DraftKings 12.2%

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More About WNBA

This article is part of our WNBA player props and WNBA best bets series.

For more WNBA betting content, we have WNBA betting news and the latest WNBA title odds and predictions.


This article, enhanced by AI and automation, aims to deliver accurate WNBA insights quickly, with human oversight ensuring high editorial quality. Our predictions are sourced from current data to help you make informed decisions. For additional resources and advice on responsible gambling, please call 1-800-GAMBLER.

All odds and probabilities in this article are correct and accurate at the time of publication.

Mac Douglass
Senior Sports Betting Editor

Mac brings a well-traveled perspective and a broad knowledge of sports to his role at Dimers. Specializing in previews for the NFL, particularly the NFC South and NFC East, Mac leverages his keen insights to provide detailed game analyses. He also offers best bets and props for MLB and race previews for Formula 1, a sport he has followed passionately alongside professional tennis and the NBA. 

Known for his knack for discovering the best new user promos across major sportsbooks, Mac is dedicated to sharing these finds with the community, enhancing both the novice and veteran bettor's experience. Having lived in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Melbourne, Australia, Mac's diverse experiences enrich his understanding of both American and international sports landscapes.

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