Episode 11 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live just in time for Monday’s MLB action, the World Cup, NFL win totals, NBA Rookie of the Year and more.
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Blackjack Fletcher and Matt Moore — draft their favorite picks of the day from a board of 10 bets, plus a bonus side action bet. These are real wagers you can make across the gambling universe.
Here’s Monday’s board:
Here’s how the picks played out in today’s show. You can watch the full episode exclusively on ESPN+. You’ll want to stick around to the end for Blackjack and Matt’s side bet on tonight’s Arizona Diamondbacks and Miami Marlins game.
PICK NO. 1 (MOORE): The Houston Texans will make the playoffs (+100)
PICK NO. 2 (BLACKJACK): Ben Roethlisberger to win NFL MVP in 2018 (+3500)
PICK NO. 3 (MOORE): Trae Young will win NBA Rookie of the Year (+700)
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PICK NO. 4 (BLACKJACK): Padres over Rangers (+130)
PICK NO. 5 (MOORE): LeBron James will not win the NBA Title in 2018-19 (-360)
PICK NO. 6 (BLACKJACK): New York Jets to win more than 6 games in 2018 (+110)
PICK NO. 7 (MOORE): Lionel Messi will score for Argentina vs. Nigeria (-150)
PICK NO. 8 (BLACKJACK): Mexico to win Group F in FIFA World Cup (-275)
PICK NO. 9 (MOORE): Miami Marlins over Arizona Diamondbacks (+110)
PICK NO. 10 (BLACKJACK): Josh Rosen to have most rookie passing yards in NFL (+350)