Articles by: Thomas Keeling

Matt Glantz On The Poker Hall Of Fame And Atlantic City’s Decline

Thomas Keeling | September 14, 2014

Matt Glantz doesn’t feel that there should be so much emphasis on “builders” in the Poker Hall of Fame. He also comments on the rise of casinos on the east coast.

Amanda Musumeci Wins The Charity Series Of Poker At Borgata

Thomas Keeling | September 14, 2014

We spotted Amanda Musumeci with a massive tower of chips yesterday in the CSOP at Borgata. You wouldn’t know it from her modest attitude, but she went on to win the event.

BLUFF 60 – Hall Of Fame Debates, Daniel’s Hot Takes, WPT Awaits

Thomas Keeling | September 12, 2014

There’s some funny business going on in the Poker Hall of Fame, and Daniel Negreanu has some strong opinions on it. Alex Lakhov wins a WPT title, and the BLUFF staff prepares to cover the next stop.

Hall Of Fame Reactions With Guest Daniel Negreanu

Thomas Keeling | September 11, 2014

The Poker Hall Of Fame nominees are in, and we try to make sense of additions like Bob Hooks and omissions like John Juanda. Daniel Negreanu shares his thoughts.

BLUFF 60 – SHRPO Woes, Revel Casino Closed, New Podcast Shows

Thomas Keeling | September 6, 2014

BLUFF 60 is a snapshot of all the stories and goings on at BLUFF week-to-week.

The Rundown – SHRPO, Future Hall Of Fame, The Rise Of Dan Colman

Thomas Keeling | September 5, 2014

Our hosts cover the historic overlay in the SHRPO Main Event and drama in the high roller. We also debate whether online specialists belong in the Hall of Fame.

The Doug Polk Show – SHRPO Madness, Negreanu Challenge, Coaching

Thomas Keeling | September 4, 2014

BLUFF is proud to present the Doug Polk Show. In the pilot episode, Doug is joined by Jason Mo, who recently had a conflict with Scott Seiver at the SHRPO high roller.

The Rundown – Guest Danielle Andersen

Thomas Keeling | August 30, 2014

Our hosts tackle political slogans on t-shirts, tournament gimmicks, the culling of sponsored pros, and Gus Hansen’s legacy. Ultimate Poker pro Danielle Andersen joins us.

The Rundown – Guest Barry Greenstein

Thomas Keeling | August 22, 2014

Our hosts catch up on the latest headlines and debate the merits of quantum reload tournaments. Barry Greenstein joins to discuss Poker Hall of Fame candidates.

Bruno Politano Has A Rowdy Rail, Is Ready For November

Thomas Keeling | July 14, 2014

Bruno Politano has an energetic group of Brazilian supporters cheering him on as he makes his bid for the WSOP Main Event final table. He’s ready.

Bryan Devonshire Thinks Dailies In Amazon Cheapen The Main Event

Thomas Keeling | July 14, 2014

Bryan Devonshire is not pleased with $200 tournaments running alongside the Main Event and considers it a distraction. He’d prefer they move to Brasilia, or at least run some kickball.

Eddy Sabat Says Celebrating Is Warranted, Cites Columbian Spirit

Thomas Keeling | July 14, 2014

Eddy Sabat is pumped up, with a healthy stack in the Main Event and fewer than 40 players remaining. He shrugs off Matthew Waxman’s criticism of his celebration.

Advice From Leif Force: Love The Game, Don’t Take It So Seriously

Thomas Keeling | July 13, 2014

Leif Force has good reason to enjoy himself at the table. He’s got a lot of chips with less than 50 players remaining in the WSOP Main Event. He doesn’t mind the concurrent Dailies.

Matthew Waxman On The Main Event Stage And Sharing The Room With Dailies

Thomas Keeling | July 13, 2014

As a few hundred people played for tens of millions of dollars in the Main Event, a daily deepstack was running in the same room. Matthew Waxman didn’t mind.