Tag Archives: bill perkins
- The Staples brothers evacuated as Irma reaches the StreamBoat
September 8, 2017
PokerStars and Bill Perkins have been forced to cancel StreamBoat 2, and evacuate Jaime and Matt Staples after Hurricane Irma menacingly made it way to the British Virgin Islands. Not since 2005, when Hurricane Wilma came crashing into the United States killing 87 people in its wake, and creating 29.4...
- PokerStars sponsor StreamBoat2; six lucky punters to book a berth
August 28, 2017
Bill Perkins's StreamBoat 2 picks up an impressive sponsor who gives six punters a chance to win a berth on the yacht when it sets sail from the Caribbean island of St Thomas. “Love, exciting and new. Come on board, we’re expecting you.” In the 80s, those words jumped out...
- Poker player wins $500,000 after losing 24.2% body fat in 6-months
July 19, 2017
A poker player has won $500,000 in a prop bet after losing 24.2% body fat in 6-months thanks to backing from Dan Bilzerian, and Bill Perkins. I don’t know what’s more remarkable? John Hesp making the final table of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event, or Bill Perkins...
- Bill Perkins Challenges Byron Kaverman to $50k Ironman Challenge
May 31, 2016
It looks like Byron Kaverman will put his life on the line and attempt to complete a triathlon in 13-hours or less after Bill Perkins dangled a $50,000 maggot on the end of the line. Byron Kaverman is the latest target for serial prop bet bettor Bill Perkins. The American...
- Bill Perkins loses Another Prop Bet; Dan Bilzerian Stars in Zombie Game
May 2, 2016
Hedge fund manager, Bill Perkins, has lost yet another prop bet, this time paying out $600,000 to Brian Rast after he rode a bike from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 47 hours, and Dan Bilzerian is the star of a new zombie game. There is no doubt that Bill...
- Phil Galfond Outs Scammer; Bill Perkins Challenges Dan Bilzerian to a Dare
February 18, 2016
Phil Galfond goes to print to name and shame Samuel Touil as a man who shouldn't be trusted, and Bill Perkins is up to his old tricks again, this time, challenging Dan Bilzerian to a dare. What makes Sammy run? I'm not talking about the Budd Schulberg classic that became...
RunItOnce Poker project delayed but still on track
April 4, 2017
The Staples brothers evacuated as Irma reaches the StreamBoat
September 8, 2017
RunItOnce launch DFS site Draftboard.com, not an online poker room (yet)
September 29, 2017