Lederer Apology More About Negreanu Growth than Howard Remorse
If you follow poker at all - or at least some of the major
news in the poker world - you've likely heard about the
"apology" issued by former Full Tilt Poker bigwig *Howard
Lederer*. If you haven't heard, head over to FullContactPoker. com and
check out Daniel Negreanu's latest blog.
Negreanu chose to be the vehicle through which Lederer
issued his apology for his poor oversight of Full Tilt's
financial management, and when I first heard this from a
third-party source I thought it was a troll by Negreanu.
If You're a Winning Poker Player and a Jerk, Don't Expect Game Invites
Some of you may have been following Daniel Negreanu’s
posts over on Full Contact Poker about his recent
high-stakes poker escapades in Las Vegas. A point I wanted to talk about is when he mentioned building
relationships in order to get a seat in some of poker’s
top cash games. Negreanu revealed that if you’re a winning player and a
bit of a jerk, you probably won’t get invited to many of
these games. Instead, relationship building is key to getting into these
Why I Believe Russ Hamilton's WSOP Banner Should Be Displayed
This past Thursday, Allen Kessler tweeted the following:
whose *banner* magically reappeared at the *wsop*?
http://pic. twitter. com/vlxWzZFU
The picture tweeted was of the banner of 1994 WSOP Main
Event Champion Russ Hamilton.
1997 WSOP Main Event,
Bracelet or Millions? Dwan is Taking the Money
Every year at the WSOP Main Event, the question is always
asked whether you would rather have the money or the WSOP
bracelet. Until recent years, the answer was largely "I want
the bracelet. " Now it is shifting more to the "give me the
$8 Million. "
So far at this year's WSOP, two faces that have not been
seen at the tables are Tom Dwan and Doyle Brunson.
Bracelet Winner Gavin Smith
Gavin Smith on winning a bracelet, life at the WSOP, and
prop betting. [youtube]http://www. youtube. com/watch?v=kndRqzTGaCE[/youtube].
2010 World Series of Poker,