The margin averages from the most important sports featured on the 888 Sportsbook. We will look at margins from different games and leagues to give you an overall understanding of odds on this sports betting site.
Average Margins = 5.93%
For the margins in soccer, we looked at top leagues, average leagues and leagues that are generally regarded towards the bottom. For average leagues, we looked at the Russian Premier League, where the margin for all games averaged out at exactly seven percent.
In top leagues for which we used games from the English Premier League, the average margin was very good at 4.61%. For lower leagues we looked at the Norwegian Eliteserien , the average was at 6.18%. These last two margins were determined from both the Moneyline and on over/under bets for the total number of goals.
Average Margins = 5.664%
For margins in tennis, 888's total averages out at 5.664. In the Abu Dhabi Men's Tournament the average margins for match winner was at 5.184. For the Diriyah Tennis Cup the margins were averaged at 6.144. The margins for each of the games ranged from 4.97 up to 6.351.
Average Margins = 7.616%
Both the NHL and the KHL are featured on the 888 Sportsbook. For the NHL the margin average was 4.988, placing it the good category. These were figured from the markets for win, loss or draw as well as the the over/under markets on the total goals. However, the margins for the KHL were significantly higher averaging out at 6.733. These were taken from markets on the win, loss or draw. The total average for margins in hockey was 7.616, with the margins ranging from 4.665 up to 7.471.
Average Margins = 5.863%
There are multiple basketball leagues available through 888. The leagues that we focused on were the NBA, the EuroLeague and Spain's Liga ACB. The total average of margins for these three leagues was at 5.863, putting this sport in the good category.
For the NBA, margins averaged out at 4.646. The number is not too different for EuroLeague, as the margins were at 4.855. The biggest uptick in margins however comes with Spain's Liga ACB, where margins averaged out at 8.089. The markets used were the Moneyline and over/unders on total goals for the NBA and EuroLeague. And on the Moneyline for Liga ACB.