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Rush Poker Not Patentable - Everyone Pile On

1 29 November 2011 , By: compncards
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Whether you loved or hated Rush Poker, you will probably not get it rammed down your throats. The InstaDeal Poker Network is about to release its own version of the game and have revealed that Full Tilt was never able to patent the concept. What this means is that within the next year or so, expect to see many more sites jump on the "Rush Poker" bandwagon. But of course it won't be called that.
Categories: Full Tilt Poker, InstaDeal Poker Network, Rush Poker

Phil Ivey's Back - Hide Your Bankrolls

1 24 November 2011 , By: compncards
Cue Phil Ivey's new theme: [youtube]http://www. youtube. com/watch?v=wdCUj0yAN60[/youtube] Ok, so that was actually former WCW Main Producer and WWE performer Eric Bischoff's entrance theme, but it applies. Phil Ivey has finally resurfaced after several months of self imposed hiding / exile when he entered the APPT Macau Main Event.
Categories: APPT Macau, Eric Bischoff, Full Tilt Poker, Phil Ivey, Raw General Manager, WCW, WWE

Occupy Doyle Brunson

3 18 November 2011 , By: compncards
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For decades, the elite of the poker world have taken advantage of those poker players who were lesser skilled. It's sad that players like Erik Seidel and Daniel Negreanu make millions at the game when the average grinder has barely enough to scrounge up a stake for a $1-$2 game. It's time that poker players unite and show that they will not take it anymore. It is time for Occupy Doyle Brunson.
Categories: Occupy Doyle Brunson, Occupy Las Vegas, Occupy Movement, Occupy Wall Street

Ben Lamb Customized Plate Ideas and UFC on Fox

14 November 2011 , By: compncards
Ben Lamb recently purchased a BMW and got some vanity plates that read "BENBA 1. " While that's cute and all, maybe he should have gone with something a little more appropriate for his recent WSOP November Nine finish: 4ANDOUT KJIZWAK LMBCHOP ALLINBAD HNZMYDDY  (Heinz My Daddy) KJORBUST As much grief as I give Lamb, at least he lasted longer than Cain Velasquez did on Saturday. Can you imagine being the UFC heavyweight champ and headlining on Fox for the first-ever national broadcast of the UFC, just to get knocked out in 64 seconds? Watch the video below:.
Categories: 2011 WSOP November Nine, Ben Lamb, Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos, UFC, Ultimate Fighting Championships

2011 WSOP November Nine Final Three Coverage

8 November 2011 , By: compncards
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***Scroll down for updates!!*** The final three of the 2011 WSOP November Nine kicks off tonight at 9 p. m. EST on ESPN. Pius Heinz has a huge chip lead over Ben Lamb and Martin Staszko.
Categories: 2011 WSOP, 2011 WSOP November Nine, Barry Greenstein, Ben Lamb, Doyle Brunson, Linda Johnson, Martin Staszko, Mike Sexton, November Nine, Pius Heinz, Poker Hall of Fame

2011 WSOP November Nine Day 1 Final - Ben Lamb Luckboxes His Way to Final Three

7 November 2011 , By: compncards
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The final three of the 2011 WSOP November Nine has been reached. Unfortunately, Ben Lamb luckboxed his way there. I say luckboxed because he was all-in and behind yet again four-handed and sucked out yet again. If you missed it, it was Lamb shoving with A-7 of diamonds and running into pocket jacks from Matt Giannetti.
Categories: 2011 WSOP Main Event, 2011 WSOP November Nine, Ben Lamb, Ivan Drago, Luckboxen, Martin Staszko, Matt Giannetti, Pius Heinz

2011 WSOP November Nine Dinner Break - Collins Out, Bari Booted and Puppies Saved

7 November 2011 , By: compncards
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The November Nine are in the second half of their dinner break and we are down to just four players left. The other half of my heads-up match is out of it, leaving me with just Matt Giannetti left to make it to the final three. Phil Collins got his last 19 million into the middle after three bet shoving with Ad-7d. Pius Heinz woke up with nines and made the call.
Categories: 2011 WSOP Main Event, 2011 WSOP November Nine, Allen Bari, Ben Lamb, Eoghan O'Dea, Jack Effel, Phil Collins, Pius Heinz

2011 WSOP November Nine - Ben Lamb Luckboxes His Way to Cripple O'Dea

7 November 2011 , By: compncards
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I told you we were going to lose some folks this last level. We are down to just 6 players. Sam Holden was the first out when he ran As-Js into the Ah-Kc of Ben Lamb. Lamb caught clubs on the flop and turn to flush Holden out of the event.
Categories: 2011 WSOP November Nine, Ben Lamb, Eoghan O'Dea, Martin Stanzko, November Nine, Phil Collins, Pius Heinz, Sam Holden

2011 WSOP November Nine Update - Heinz On Top While O'Dea Drops Like a Rock

7 November 2011 , By: compncards
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We're still at 9 players going into the second break in the November Nine.   Pius Heinz has be far been the biggest surprise in my opinion.   He has skyrocketed to the chip leadership with 49. 95 Million in chips.
Categories: 2011 WSOP, 2011 WSOP Main Event, 2011 WSOP November Nine, Antonio Esfandiari, Ben Lamb, Eoghan O'Dea, Norman Chad, Phil Hellmuth, Pius Heinz, Sam Holden

2011 WSOP November Nine Pre-Game - Let the Partying Begin and Prop Bets

6 November 2011 , By: compncards
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The day is here!  Fans are now filing in for the 2011 WSOP November Nine and from all reports, they are already getting rowdy. Here is a sneak peek of the final table set courtesy of Bernard Lee's twitter[http://twitter. com/#%21/BernardLeePoker]. As mentioned before, the crowd are already getting a bit rowdy.
Categories: 2011 November Nine, 2011 WSOP, 2011 WSOP Main Event, 2011 WSOP November Nine, Ben Lamb, Eoghan O'Dea, Jack Effel, November Nine, Phil Collins, Sam Holden
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