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Atlanta at Detroit

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  Friday Jan 27, 2012 - 7:30 pm - Auburn Hills, MI | Odds: Atlanta by 6, Total Points: 179.5 | Team Pages: ATL | DET


ATL -6.0 Open -5.5 High -6.5
Last -6.5 Low -5.5

Line Movement

The chart above graphs odds data from Pinnacle Sports

Historical Results of Games with Similar Lines

Since the start of the 2006-2007 NBA season there have been 543 games where the closing line favored the away team by 5 to 7 points. In these games:

  • The team like Atlanta won the game 386 times (71.1%)
  • The team like Detroit won the game 157 times (28.9%)
  • The team like Atlanta did better against the spread, going 279-255-9 (52.2% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 0.7 points

Historical Results of Games with Similar Line Movement

Since the start of the 2008-2009 NBA season there have been 1515 games where the closing line favored the initial favorite by 0.5 points more than the opening line.

In these games, the team like Detroit did better against the spread, going 751-740-24 (50.4% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 0.0 points.