UConn bet pays off for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Big time.

April 10, 2014

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There is, it turns out, another reason Floyd Mayweather Jr. goes by the nickname “Money.”

In addition to often raking in the cash with fights in Vegas, he has been known to hit the jackpot gambling and, when he does, he shares the information with the world. His latest bets, on Connecticut in the NCAA tournament, paid off, shall we say, handsomely.

This isn’t the first time he’s cashed in.

Of course, he doesn’t tweet images of the bets that don’t pay off…

H/T Huffington Post

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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