The world of sports gambling is a cruel world. Some games, you’re on the end of an amazing cover and some games, you see your money being set on fire in front of your eyes. The latter happened to anyone who bet on the Knicks to cover Friday night against the Grizzlies.
The Grizzlies were up ten with the ball with the shot clock turned off and Wade Baldwin IV dribbling the clock out. However, Wade still wanted to “shoot his shot”. As the clock was about to expire, he heaved the ball from 41 feet and it was WET. Therefore, the game ended with the Grizzlies winning by 13 (also put them over 100 points for the night and got their fans free chicken) and…
The line was Knicks +12.5… pic.twitter.com/eGSj2JCSID— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) April 8, 2017
While I feel for anyone who was on the wrong side of this crazy Grizzlies cover, if you bet on the Knicks, you probably deserve this. Family Guy taught us that betting on the Knicks is basically pissing your money away.