Results Based on Opening Point Spread

Opening Favorite of 1-2.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 12 4-8-0 33.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 61 31-25-5 55.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 223 94-115-14 45.0%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 124 61-62-1 49.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 82 45-35-2 56.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 74 38-33-3 53.5%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 93 46-46-1 50.0%
Total 669 319-324-26 49.6%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 38 17-20-1 45.9%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 105 48-55-2 46.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 453 238-208-7 53.4%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 390 177-197-16 47.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 488 232-244-12 48.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 142 64-76-2 45.7%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 46 19-25-2 43.2%
Total 1662 795-825-42 49.1%
Opening Favorite of 7-9.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 20 10-10-0 50.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 55 25-29-1 46.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 134 58-74-2 43.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 128 64-61-3 51.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 208 101-102-5 49.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 65 29-34-2 46.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 21 11-10-0 52.4%
Total 631 298-320-13 48.2%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 14 8-5-1 61.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 23 9-14-0 39.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 83 45-38-0 54.2%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 57 31-25-1 55.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 116 48-65-3 42.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 31 18-13-0 58.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 20 8-10-2 44.4%
Total 344 167-170-7 49.6%
Opening Favorite of 14+
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 1 0-1-0 0.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 9 6-2-1 75.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 19 12-6-1 66.7%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 19 7-12-0 36.8%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 33 11-22-0 33.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 3 0-3-0 0.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 3 1-2-0 33.3%
Total 87 37-48-2 43.5%