Meet the guy who could win $10,000 off of a $10 bet on Florida Gulf Coast

espn.go.com Published: March 25, 2013
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Ricky Jay Fredricks now holds one of the most insane sports betting slips of all time. He has a $10 ticket that would return $10,000 if Florida Gulf Coast wins its next two tournament games to clinch its region.



Fredricks, who says he works as a casino host for a major Las Vegas hotel, doesn't claim to be a basketball savant. He just got lucky.

Fredricks, who describes himself as a big sports fan and casual bettor, said his roommate owed him $5, so instead of giving him cash, he did it Vegas style by placing a $10 bet with the two splitting the possible proceeds.


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