The 9 Best Celebrity Poker Players of the Decade
This was the decade when everybody started to play poker. Many celebrities were attracted by the game and went to
Vegas to take down some money and possibly to boost their
careers. The majority of these celeb players are not
particularly skilled, but here are nine who actually can
play the game. 9.
Phil Hellmuth Wins Non-Holdem Bracelet
Another in a series of "Unlikely Poker Headlines". Phil Hellmuth wins non-Holdem bracelet
In a stunning upset, Phil Hellmuth defeated Allen "Chainsaw"
Kessler heads-up in the $1,500 Stud 8 or Better event to win
his first bracelet outside of Holdem. Â Of his
accomplishment he said, "I knew that this day would
come. Â I put so much of myself into every game I play and
I know that I can compete in any game out there.
The 10 Worst Poker Blow-Ups of the Decade
Every poker player knows how it feels to miss every hand
while the steam pressure intensifies. Eventually something
â a bad beat, what an opponent says or a bad play
â will trigger an explosion and you find yourself in
the middle of a poker blow-up. Here we list the 10 biggest
blow-ups of the century, at least among those caught on
22 Creative Poker Print Ads of the Decade
Poker as game and industry, boomed in the early noughties
and subsequently insta-grew to epic proportions. Today
hundreds of poker rooms, magazines, sites and events fight
over the same plate. And as the hype over poker seems to be
cooling, new poker players are not that easy to come by
anymore. The fierce competition has however resulted in some rather
impressive advertisements and creative work.
Christopher Walken Does Poker Face
Christopher Walken does his unique take on Lady Gaga's
"Poker Face. "
[youtube]http://www. youtube. com/watch?v=A2guQYivZ6w&feature=related[/youtube]
I think about the only way we could improve on this would be
to have Phil Ivey do poker face.
The 6 Worst Gus Hansen Suckouts of the Decade (video)
*Gus Hansen is known for playing any two cards and then
suckout on his opponents if needed. The proof is in these
clips. Or is it?*
Gus Hansen vs. Erik Seidel
Gud Hansen vs.
The 16 Sickest Hands of the Decade
Millions and millions of hands have been played over the
decade and truly sick things have happened. Here we list the
16 sickest hands; suck-outs, great lay-downs, stupid moves,
cold decks and clever plays. *http://www. youtube.
Let's Talk about Poker and Sex, Baby
Poker and sex are two things that most men enjoy most. I
thought it might be fun to take a look at a few terms and
concepts that can work in both and see which are they work
better in. *All-in*
This term is kinda a wash. In poker, much like sex, the size
of what youâre working with is important.
Poker and Sex
Lost in Poker Translation
After a nice run at the tables tonight, I thought I would
give you, the poker junkie nation some common poker phrases
and what they really translate to. *"I hate limit poker. I can never get people off of a hand. "
What that really means is:
"I hate the fact I can't scare people out by throwing all of
my chips in.