The Ringer’s Ben Lindbergh sits down with Pat Morrow, head oddsmaker for Bovada, to talk about the phenomenon of betting on HBO’s Game of Thrones (2:10), reading fan theories as part of research (7:00), and how having a professional stake in the show affects consumption (21:45). Read Lindbergh’s article on the subject, "Growing Strong: Inside the Burgeoning Game of Thrones Gambling Business" here.
Gambling on ‘Game of Thrones’
Ben Lindbergh sits down with Pat Morrow, head oddsmaker for Bovada, to talk about betting on HBO’s 'Game of Thrones'
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