What was Mattress Mack’s bet?
On Tuesday “Mattress Mack” McIngvale placed a $500,000 bet on the Houston Cougars to win the college basketball national championship. If Houston claims the title with 10-1 odds, “Mattress Mack” would win $5 million. The Texas furniture store owner said he isn’t making these big wagers just for the thrill of betting.
Did the mattress guy win his bets?
Gambler ‘Mattress Mack’ wins $75m after betting on Astros to win World Series | World Series | The Guardian.
How much did Mattress Mack lose on his bet?
Earlier this year, McIngvale lost $9.5 million betting that the Cincinnati Bengals would win the Super Bowl, but he still sold $20 million worth of furniture thanks to a similar promotion that promised to refund purchases if the Bengals won.