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 157 63-87-7 42.0%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 95 50-44-1 53.2%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 53 32-19-2 62.7%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 59 25-31-3 44.6%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 51 23-27-1 46.0%
Total 475 224-235-16 48.8%
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 74 32-40-2 44.4%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 330 178-148-4 54.6%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 290 135-143-12 48.6%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 334 157-169-8 48.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 111 52-57-2 47.7%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 27 10-15-2 40.0%
Total 1193 575-588-30 49.4%
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 41 18-23-0 43.9%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Favorite 92 40-50-2 44.4%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 96 47-47-2 50.0%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 147 69-73-5 48.6%
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 460 216-233-11 48.1%
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 51 28-23-0 54.9%
Closing line is the same as the opening line 41 23-17-1 57.5%
.5 to 1.5 toward the Opening Underdog 91 38-52-1 42.2%
2 or 2.5 toward the Opening Underdog 22 13-9-0 59.1%
3+ toward the Opening Underdog 14 6-6-2 50.0%
Total 247 120-122-5 49.6%
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 15 5-10-0 33.3%
.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 56 23-31-2 42.6%