This week on the PokerUpdate.com Weekly Burn & Turn, Robbie and Shimi discuss how not to look like a rookie at the poker table. Surprisingly, the guys continued to use the term “rookie” when really they were describing how not to be Shimi The Fish at the poker table.
Be sure to check out Shimi’s dramatic acting debut. He is actually pretty good!
And as usual, you won’t want to miss Name That Pro with a special clue delivered by 888 Sponsored Pro Jessica Dawley. Oh, and wait until you see who the new sponsor is for this segment. We bet you can’t guess!
In this interview from Poker Central’s Inside Poker with Matt Savage, Mike “The Mouth” Matusow talks about how he thinks the television coverage affected the action at the Final Table of the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event.
Matusow points to the loss of “game flow” and how it puts players at the “mercy of the deck.” The host, Matt Savage, then talks to WSOP Executive Director Ty Stewart to get his reaction to The Mouth’s comments.
Check out the preview of the new show below, or catch the full episode on Poker Central.
As Dwan seems to be crawling back into the limelight hopefully there will be closure this year for Cates and everyone who placed a bet on the challenge.
I must say though, Cates always seems to comment on the matter in very polite terms — even in a recent Reddit AMA when asked about the status of the challenge Cate’s said: “Tom’s dad is sick and he is in New Jersey with him, later we will discuss how to proceed…”
Thanks to pokernyhederne and some cryptic tweets from Doyle Brunson it was revealed that the two men who lost their shit in the Bellagio’s high stakes Bobby’s Room were none other than Gus Hansen and David Oppenhiem.
We are bit late to the party on this, but back in late November Fedor Holz challenged his twitter followers to read or listen to 40 new books before the end of the year. All in the name of bettering yourself. I think.
Branching out into the world of YouTube beyond his usual poker shows, Polk is now reaching for heights of internet stardom by trying to recreate the success of renowned YouTubers such as PewDiePie, Markiplier, and jacksepticeye.
The Atlantic Ballroom at the Resorts Casino in Atlantic City New Jersey is the scene of the all new StarsFun Skills Zone. Those attending the new PokerStars Festival event in New Jersey can not only blow off steam while taking a break from the poker tables, but they can take the opportunity to even get in a little extra action.
By now just about everyone has seen the infamous “Check your privilege” hand from the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event (if not you can watch it below), but according to speech-play master William Kassouf, there was more to the hand between him and November Niner Griffin Benger than what was shown on ESPN.
Following Mike “The Mouth” Matusow’s interview on the PokerNews podcast where he talked about the Poker Hall of Fame nominees and why he feels he was snubbed, Daniel Negreanu took to the podcast to tackle some misconceptions that were spoken about.
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