Live odds and sports betting lines with point spreads and totals. Sports betting odds including NFL, NBA and NCAA college basketball, MLB and CFL. Point Spread: Commonly called the line or spread, it is the number chosen by Las Vegas and overseas oddsmakers that they feel will get an equal number of. This means that the NBA team you wager on simply needs to win the game, not necessarily win by a specified number of points. Just like a point spread.