Public Betting Percentages & Money Today in Sports Betting

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Nick Hennion @nickhennion Jun 04, 2024, 12:47 PM
  • The Kansas City Chiefs (+650) are preferred by public bettors to win Super Bowl LIX.
  • Bettors are backing the Baltimore Orioles (+1000) to win the 2024 World Series.
  • Anthony Edwards is the top choice amongst active players to win Finals MVP.

Below, bettors can find public betting insights and money percentages for various futures markets.

In these instances, public support can be defined as the player or team that receives a plurality of bets at the BetMGM online sportsbook.

Percentages are based on sports betting odds and are reflective at time of writing. 

NFL Public Betting Percentages & Consensus Picks

As of May 29, the Kansas City Chiefs (+650) have received a plurality of tickets to win their third straight Super Bowl. 

Kansas City has attracted 16% of tickets and 21.4% of the total handle to win Super Bowl LIX. The next closest team in terms of tickets is the Detroit Lions (+1200), with 11.4% of tickets. 

For more NFL public betting insights — season win totals, conference championships and division winners — click below.

NBA Public Betting Percentages & Consensus Picks

Only two teams remain in the NBA postseason with one more expansive futures market: NBA Finals MVP. 

Amongst the remaining active players, Dallas’ Luka Dončić leads all players both in terms of tickets and money. As of June 3, Dončić has received 12.7% of bets and 15.5% of the total handle. 

Sample all players available in the market before the postseason began and bettors will find find Dončić sits second and third, respectively, in terms of tickets and money.

MLB Public Betting Percentages & Consensus Picks

As of June 4, the Baltimore Orioles (+1000) are the preferred choice to win the 2024 World Series. 

Baltimore leads all teams with 11.3% of tickets to win a title. In tandem with their strong start, they’ve dropped from +1600 at market open. 

However, Baltimore isn’t leading in total handle. That honor belongs to the Los Angeles Dodgers (+300), who have seen 14.6% of the total handle. 

For more MLB public betting data, including the American League and National League pennants, click below. 

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Nick Hennion

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Nick Hennion is a senior content writer for BetMGM. His previous stops include VSiN, NBC Sports, The Action Network and Forbes Betting. He owns a bachelor's degree from Syracuse University and a master's degree from Northwestern University.

Nick Hennion is a senior content writer for BetMGM. His previous stops include VSiN, NBC Sports, The Action Network and Forbes Betting. He owns a bachelor's degree from Syracuse University and a master's degree from Northwestern University.