Tag Archives: Norman Chad
- ESPN Coverage of the 45th Annual WSOP is About to Kick Off
July 15, 2014
ESPN coverage of the 45th Annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) is just around the corner, meaning you don’t have to wait until the event has even finished to get the low down. Did you miss the flight to Vegas this summer? Are you itching to watch some WSOP action? Then...
- Norman Chad: Characters in Poker are Essential for its Growth
June 20, 2014
Lee Davy sits down with the ESPN Broadcaster, Norman Chad, to talk about his voyage in the $10,000 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo Championship, his experiences at the WSOP and much more. I know that face. That’s Norman Chad. The voice of the World Series of Poker (WSOP). We are in...
- The Perfect Poker Table
March 24, 2014
I like to play poker. I'm not going to say how well I play poker, since I'm a registered Republican and we all know how the IRS feels about that. But I do play all across the country, since I travel extensively for my job in inventory management for Grainger....
- Dealer’s Choice: 10 Years Out From Moneymaker’s WSOP Win, It’s A Different Poker World
May 24, 2013
As I write these words it’s been 10 years to the day since Chris Moneymaker won the World Series of Poker Main Event. In honor of that turning point in poker history, Eric Raskin has an excellent oral history of the 2003 WSOP Main Event up at Grantland. Raskin’s piece is...
- Elie Payan scores another French WSOP bracelet; John Monnette takes Event 23
June 17, 2011
Just a day after Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier earned his triple crown, fellow Frenchman Elie Payan has taken the World Series of Poker’s Event #22, the $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha championship. With 1,071 players buying in, the event was the largest PLO field in WSOP history, but the 27-year-old Payan outlasted...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017