Tag Archives: pro poker players
- Question of the Day – Who would you not like to see at the table?
August 25, 2012
Even professional poker players have preferences regarding the opponents they would not want to see at their poker tables. Let's join Tatjana Pasalic as she uncovers some of the players other poker players avoid to play against with.
- Five on Friday: WSOP Main Event Stories
July 13, 2012
Most weeks I pick a single category for the Five on Friday list. But this Friday happens to coincide with the fourth day of the gargantuan poker epic that is the WSOP Main Event. Right now, before the money bubble bursts, there are still lots of stories out there in...
- Five on Friday: Poker’s New Frontiers
April 20, 2012
There’s no doubt that poker is a uniquely American game. It was invented in America, its most proficient practitioners have historically been Americans, and no nation in the world works more poker analogies and metaphors into its news and entertainment than America. When it comes to the growth of the...
- Five on Friday: Made-For-TV Millionaires
April 6, 2012
If you ever find yourself winning a million dollars playing poker tournaments, chances are you’ll have done it the hard way: by beating a field of at least several hundred players, all of whom either put up their own money or won a satellite tournament. Before Black Friday rolled around,...