NBA Public Betting & Money Percentages. Spread. A point spread allows bettors to wager on the margin of victory in an NBA game. A -5 favorite needs to win by six points or more to cover the ... Total. A total (also known as an over/under) allows bettors to choose whether the number of points scored ...
The following feature monitors wagering activity at many of the largest online sportsbooks. These "betting percentages" represent actual wagers placed on each game at the participating sportsbooks. This data is delayed 30 mins. Click on the linear graph feature located on the right-hand side to view stats over a 24-hr period.
What exactly is a consensus pick? An example would be viewing the basketball betting public picks above and seeing the Lakers -4.5 over the Celtics getting 74% of the action at DraftKings. The public is heavily backing the Lakers, while only 26% percent of bettors are backing the underdog Celtics at +4.5.
The thing to keep in mind is that it's not a reflection of the amount money being wagered. It simply lets you know the percentage of bets being placed on each side. While there may only be 44% of the bets coming in on the Cavaliers, those bets could add up to be more than the 56% on the Bulls.
The NBA betting public are all over the total in the Mavericks vs Hawks matchup. 92% of the handle and 84% of the total bets are on Over 225.5, which is expected since both these teams averaged more than 111.0 points per game last season.
NBA Betting Trends. See who the public is betting on and get deeper insight into the pro basketball betting marketplace. These percentages represent real bets made at our contributing sportsbooks. Unlike other sites that only show consensus data, our NBA basketball odds data is taken from real bets placed at actual sportsbooks.
See the daily NBA public betting trends, including bet percentages (ticket percentage) and money percentages (percent of handle) as well as team trends.
Bookmark this page for daily NBA trends to help your basketball handicapping. Add your pick to the consensus – click the Matchup link for any game. You read that 77.4 percent of the basketball betting public is betting on the Celtics at -7.5 points. That means only 22.6 percent of bettors are backing the underdog Lakers.