Results Based on Opening Point Spread

Opening Favorite of 1-2.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 80 41-37-2 52.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 494 227-261-6 46.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 4154 2035-2023-96 50.1%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 2182 1110-1036-36 51.7%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 1796 917-839-40 52.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 700 339-344-17 49.6%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 557 312-236-9 56.9%
Total 9963 4981-4776-206 51.1%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 105 52-51-2 50.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 649 322-313-14 50.7%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 6304 3128-3055-121 50.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 4217 2060-2052-105 50.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 5559 2803-2631-125 51.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 462 215-232-15 48.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 92 44-45-3 49.4%
Total 17388 8624-8379-385 50.7%
Opening Favorite of 7-9.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 48 27-18-3 60.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 293 144-144-5 50.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 2998 1490-1447-61 50.7%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 2264 1104-1127-33 49.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 3338 1645-1627-66 50.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 352 166-179-7 48.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 43 22-20-1 52.4%
Total 9336 4598-4562-176 50.2%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 65 36-26-3 58.1%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 254 134-115-5 53.8%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 2284 1115-1128-41 49.7%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 1722 776-908-38 46.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 2905 1367-1471-67 48.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 415 212-193-10 52.3%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 78 38-38-2 50.0%
Total 7723 3678-3879-166 48.7%
Opening Favorite of 14+
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 162 78-83-1 48.4%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 375 174-196-5 47.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 2087 1069-977-41 52.2%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 1485 749-708-28 51.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 3001 1386-1552-63 47.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 531 257-267-7 49.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 117 67-49-1 57.8%
Total 7758 3780-3832-146 49.7%