Episode 3 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live just in time for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Chad Millman and Geoff Schwartz — 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 Wednesday’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 Chad and Geoff’s side bet on who will rule over Westeros in this season of Game of Thrones (spoilers not included).
PICK NO. 1 (SCHWARTZ): The Cavaliers (+4.5) over Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals
PICK NO. 2 (MILLMAN): The Warriors will cover the first half of Game 3 (PK)
PICK NO. 3 (SCHWARTZ): LeBron over 36.5 points in Game 3
PICK NO. 4 (MILLMAN): Miami Marlins (+170) over St. Louis Cardinals
PICK NO. 5 (SCHWARTZ): Cleveland Browns under 5.5 wins in the 2018 NFL Season
PICK NO. 6 (MILLMAN): The Warriors will sweep the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals (+135)
PICK NO. 7 (SCHWARTZ): Philadelphia Eagles will not win the NFC East (+145)
PICK NO. 8 (MILLMAN): Washington Capitals win Stanley Cup in 6 games (+200)
PICK NO. 9 (SCHWARTZ): Vegas Golden Knights (-130) over Washington Capitals in Game 5
PICK NO. 10 (MILLMAN): Boston Celtics to win 2019 NBA championship (+700)