Results Based on Opening Point Spread

Opening Favorite of 1-2.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 13 4-9-0 30.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 30 19-11-0 63.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 527 260-251-16 50.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 338 169-165-4 50.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 307 156-144-7 52.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 103 51-52-0 49.5%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 57 33-22-2 60.0%
Total 1375 692-654-29 51.4%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 17 9-8-0 52.9%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 76 40-35-1 53.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 909 444-448-17 49.8%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 644 321-307-16 51.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 796 400-377-19 51.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 60 30-26-4 53.6%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 17 6-11-0 35.3%
Total 2519 1250-1212-57 50.8%
Opening Favorite of 7-9.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 3 2-1-0 66.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 30 14-15-1 48.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 500 258-232-10 52.7%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 350 163-183-4 47.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 472 221-242-9 47.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 42 22-20-0 52.4%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 6 3-3-0 50.0%
Total 1403 683-696-24 49.5%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 14 5-9-0 35.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 35 15-18-2 45.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 385 182-196-7 48.1%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 281 127-150-4 45.8%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 385 185-188-12 49.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 48 26-22-0 54.2%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 9 5-4-0 55.6%
Total 1157 545-587-25 48.1%
Opening Favorite of 14+
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 16 7-9-0 43.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 73 34-38-1 47.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 369 173-188-8 47.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 244 113-124-7 47.7%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 527 225-293-9 43.4%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 78 43-34-1 55.8%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 5 4-1-0 80.0%
Total 1312 599-687-26 46.6%