Results Based on Opening Point Spread

Opening Favorite of 1-2.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 12 5-7-0 41.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 44 19-24-1 44.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 295 135-156-4 46.4%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 96 49-47-0 51.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 145 72-73-0 49.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 52 29-23-0 55.8%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 175 80-92-3 46.5%
Total 819 389-422-8 48.0%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 108 50-56-2 47.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 173 80-89-4 47.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 583 273-300-10 47.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 376 179-186-11 49.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 731 360-358-13 50.1%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 225 120-99-6 54.8%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 139 67-68-4 49.6%
Total 2335 1129-1156-50 49.4%
Opening Favorite of 7-9.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 76 45-29-2 60.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 110 55-53-2 50.9%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 263 121-137-5 46.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 197 92-99-6 48.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 414 200-207-7 49.1%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 150 61-85-4 41.8%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 81 37-42-2 46.8%
Total 1291 611-652-28 48.4%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 115 62-51-2 54.9%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 107 48-58-1 45.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 347 171-174-2 49.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 138 62-74-2 45.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 333 176-154-3 53.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 123 61-62-0 49.6%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 149 66-80-3 45.2%
Total 1312 646-653-13 49.7%
Opening Favorite of 14-20.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 181 86-93-2 48.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 184 99-84-1 54.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 415 216-193-6 52.8%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 206 104-97-5 51.7%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 387 221-161-5 57.9%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 121 50-68-3 42.4%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 123 57-65-1 46.7%
Total 1617 833-761-23 52.3%
Opening Favorite of 21-27.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 134 65-66-3 49.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 129 67-60-2 52.8%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 246 134-110-2 54.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 139 74-62-3 54.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 166 83-81-2 50.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 77 45-31-1 59.2%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 61 27-33-1 45.0%
Total 952 495-443-14 52.8%
Opening Favorite of 28+
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 114 54-58-2 48.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 82 33-49-0 40.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 210 93-113-4 45.1%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 227 118-102-7 53.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 206 109-95-2 53.4%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 68 27-41-0 39.7%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 48 17-31-0 35.4%
Total 955 451-489-15 48.0%