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 54 29-23-2 55.8%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 163 66-88-9 42.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 102 54-47-1 53.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 57 34-21-2 61.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 62 28-31-3 47.5%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 59 26-32-1 44.8%
Total 503 239-246-18 49.3%
Opening Favorite of 3-6.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 27 11-16-0 40.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 80 36-42-2 46.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 341 187-150-4 55.5%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 304 140-150-14 48.3%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 353 167-176-10 48.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 114 55-57-2 49.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 28 10-16-2 38.5%
Total 1247 606-607-34 50.0%
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 44 19-25-0 43.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 94 41-51-2 44.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 103 53-48-2 52.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 156 77-74-5 51.0%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 53 25-26-2 49.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 19 10-9-0 52.6%
Total 481 232-238-11 49.4%
Opening Favorite of 10-13.5
Movement # Games Opening Fav Record Cover %
3+ toward the Opening Favorite 12 6-5-1 54.5%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Favorite 16 6-10-0 37.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 57 31-26-0 54.4%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 43 24-18-1 57.1%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 92 38-53-1 41.8%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 25 15-10-0 60.0%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 15 6-7-2 46.2%
Total 260 126-129-5 49.4%
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 9 5-3-1 62.5%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 16 6-10-0 37.5%
.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 57 24-31-2 43.6%