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Papa Plays Some Poker

28 April 2010 , By: compncards
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I have always said that if you want to feel like a young man at almost any age, go play in a stud game. I was playing in a $3 - $6 Stud 8 or Better game in Los Angeles in December 2008 when this older Asian gentleman sat down with his wife kind of hovering around behind him. He very slowly took out his money and bought into the game. Most of the people at the table knew who he was and called him "papa.
Categories: Old people playing poker, Poker, stud 8 or better

ESPN Cuts Back on Number of Televised Events Yet Again

24 April 2010 , By: compncards
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ESPN has announced the three events that they will televise from the 2010 WSOP.   The first they will televise is the $50,000 Player's Championship.   One week later, they will televise the Tournament of Champions.   Then from August 10th to November 9th, ESPN  will broadcast the Main Event.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, ESPN, ESPN World Series of Poker, World Series of Holdem, WSOP

Isildur1 Fears Me

22 April 2010 , By: compncards
Isildur1
So Pokerati is going around saying that they have a source confirming that Isildur1 is indeed Victor Blom. They also said that the has a listing on Hendon Mob. I saw this and thought, "Ok, I'll go check him out. " I pulled up his profile and.
Categories: compncards, Isildur1, Limit Poker, min-raise, NL Holdem, WSOP

My Thoughts on the Current TOC Top 20

19 April 2010 , By: compncards
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So the top 20 in voting thus far has been released by the WSOP. Let's take a look and my opinions on the current top 20. Doyle Brunson - Of course he was going to be in the top 20. I voted for him too.
Categories: WSOP, WSOP TOC, WSOP Tournament of Champions

Jason Mercier Pwns Again - Trend Noticed

14 April 2010 , By: compncards
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Just how sick is Jason Mercier.   Last night, Mercier took down the high rollers event at the NAPT at Mohegan Sun.   This added $445,000 to what has turned out to be an insane three year run by Mercier.   Let’s take a look at what Mr.
Categories: Jason Mercier, Jason Mercier Pwns, Jason Mercier runs like God
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