RYAN BAKKEN: Sports numbers held the secret to 'Mega Millions'
Published 04/02/2012, Grand Forks Herald
In hindsight, I could have picked the winning numbers in the $640 million world record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot. Each of the winning numbers has significance in my sporting world. So, if I had been thinking straight — or had a vision — I could have selected 2, 4, 23, 38, 46 and Megaball 23. If so, I would be lighting cigars with $100 bills instead of hammering out my semi-weekly tripe.Word count: 388