Results Based on Opening Point Spread

Opening Favorite of 1-2.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 6 2-4-0 33.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 53 29-22-2 56.9%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 136 55-74-7 42.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 91 49-41-1 54.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 49 29-18-2 61.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 56 24-29-3 45.3%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 46 20-25-1 44.4%
Total 437 208-213-16 49.4%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 25 10-15-0 40.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 68 28-38-2 42.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 315 173-138-4 55.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 271 121-138-12 46.7%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 304 144-153-7 48.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 107 51-54-2 48.6%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 24 10-12-2 45.5%
Total 1114 537-548-29 49.5%
Opening Favorite of 7-9.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 12 7-5-0 58.3%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 40 18-22-0 45.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 86 38-46-2 45.2%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 86 42-42-2 50.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 137 65-67-5 49.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 51 24-25-2 49.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 19 10-9-0 52.6%
Total 431 204-216-11 48.6%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 10 6-3-1 66.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 15 6-9-0 40.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 48 26-22-0 54.2%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 39 22-16-1 57.9%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 90 37-52-1 41.6%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 22 13-9-0 59.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 12 6-4-2 60.0%
Total 236 116-115-5 50.2%
Opening Favorite of 14+
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 6 5-0-1 100.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 7 3-3-1 50.0%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 13 3-10-0 23.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 22 7-15-0 31.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 2 0-2-0 0.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 2 1-1-0 50.0%
Total 52 19-31-2 38.0%