ATS Report for Monday, May 22: Updated records for spreads and totals




Monday Betting Recaps

Dogs were barking again on Monday as the Nuggets upset the Lakers to sweep the NBA Western Conference Finals and dogs also went 8-3 in MLB (with one game closing pick-’em).
What about the NHL? Well, it technically wasn’t an upset as the Hurricanes-Panthers game closed pick-’em, but the Panthers won to go up 3-0 despite being the pre-series underdog as the No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference.
Let’s get to the specific details with our nightly betting recaps, and then update the spread and total records in each sport.

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NBA: Nuggets beat Lakers 113-111 to complete 4-0 sweep in Western Conference Finals. The ViewFromVegas is they did it as 3.5-point road dogs and +140 on the money line (stayed just Under betting total of 226 points). Road/dog/Under all went 1-0 on the night. The "zig-zag" (aka "loser of the last") went 0-1 with the loss by the Lakers.

More NBA: Dogs improved to 4-2 SU this round and a perfect 6-0 ATS, though faves still lead 49-24 SU and 40-32-1 ATS (55.6%) overall in the playoffs with 1 game closing pick-’em. Home/road teams back to .500 this round at 3-3 SU, while road teams dipped to 5-1 ATS. Home teams lead 47-27 SU and 41-32-1 ATS (56.2%). Overs are 5-1 this round and now lead 39-33-2 (54.2%) overall. The zig-zag is only 1-3 ATS in this round, but still leads 31-28-1 ATS.

NHL: Panthers shut out Hurricanes 1-0 to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. The ViewFromVegas is the game closed a consensus pick-’em (stayed way Under 5.5 goals). Home team & Under went 1-0. The "zig-zag" (aka "loser of last") went 0-1 as the Hurricanes lost the previous game. 

More NHL: Faves/dogs still .500 at 2-2 this round with the 1 PK, but dogs still lead 40-35 overall in the playoffs with now 3 pick-’ems. Home teams took 3-2 lead this round, but road teams still lead 43-35 overall. Unders improved to 4-1 this round, so Overs’ lead is down to 39-38-1 overall. The zig-zag starts the round 0-3, but still leads 37-27 overall.

MLB: Dogs went 8-3 with Astros-Brewers closing pick-’em. The biggest upsets were by the Diamondbacks (+190 at Phillies) and Reds (+168 vs. Cardinals). Home teams went 7-5. Overs led 7-4-1 with the push in AZ-PHI (9). On the season, faves lead 415-291 with 8 PKs. Home teams lead 381-331 with 2 neutral-site games. Overs lead 348-337-28 with 1 no-action.