WATCH: Blues mega-bet winner gets to hold his $100,000 prize money

Scott Berry, the fan who made a $400 bet on the Blues when they were last in the NHL, went to Vegas to collect his winnings this week

June 20, 2019 - 7:46 am

ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Ballwin native Scott Berry is officially $100,400 richer. 

The St. Louis Blues fan collected on his $400 Stanley Cup bet that was placed in Vegas when the team was in last place in the NHL. He flew to Vegas with his friend, who also won a modest $50,200 on the same bet, and Sports Business Reporter Darren Rovell, to turn in the winning ticket. 

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Rovell shared video of the experience on Twitter to his more than 2 million followers, Tuesday: 

Berry had his choice of taking the winnings in cash, check or $100,000 worth of Paris Las Vegas casino chips. 

He decided to get $2,400 in cash and a $98,000 check.

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