Selbst Highlights List of New ONE DROP Participants
News on the Big One for ONE DROP came out earlier and ten
players have been added to the field. This brings the total
field to 33 runners and only 23 seats remain. Here are some quick thoughts on the list of new
participants. Vanessa Selbst - Vanessa agreeing to sign-up for the event
Big One for ONE DROP,
Reasons the WPT500 Will Be a Success
This past week the WPT announced their WPT500 event from
July 1-6. A player can potentially turn $565 into $200,000
and not have to really worry about missing out on anything
at the WSOP. Here are my reasons why the WPT500 will be a success. Well Timed For Maximum Exposure
Favorable WSOP Schedule
Players Go Where the Money's At.
World Poker Tour,
Schwartz Antics Pale Compared to the Late John Bonetti
I just got done reading about the controversy last week
during the final table of a $1,100 event at the Foxwoods
Poker Classic. Justin "Stealthmunk" Schwartz was disqualified after various
antics at the final table that included "verbal abuse" of
players and a questionable "all-in" situation. You can read
more about it at 2+2 forums. Reading over this blog, it reminded me of the last
tournament that I played with the late, great John Bonetti.
Does Poker Need a Shot Clock?
I just read a short argument over on PokerNews. com regarding
whether a shot clock would be good or bad for poker. The
argument stems off of a couple of recent events. First, the $250,000 Challenge at Aussie Million incorporated
a shot clock during their event and it was deemed a success.
Poker Shot Clock
Channing is Right - Younger Hold'em Players Do Suck the Fun Out the Game
blog[http://www. blackbeltpoker. com/blogs/read/4330163/badbeat/Failure-to-Engage/]
I played semi-professionally for two years starting in 2006
and I can tell you that even from that point until now,
things have changed dramatically in not just the game but
also how people act. I play very few live NL Hold'em events nowadays.
2013 World Series of Poker,
Attittude in Poker,
Young Holdem Players