Nov 11, 2014 |

Van Hoof Eliminates Larrabe, Cracks 100M Chip Mark

There are certain chip milestones that come up in most tournaments, but few – if any – can compare to the high water marks that are seen in the World Series of Poker Main Event. The 100 million chip mark is one that’s only reached at the final table – and whomever is fortunate enough […]

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Nov 1, 2014 |

Brandon Shack-Harris: Losing Sleep From Player of the Year Decisions

Brandon Shack-Harris exploded onto poker’s biggest stage, from a relatively unknown player to one that challenged for the industry’s most elite Player of the Year titles. He entered the 2014 World Series of Poker with $145,555 in lifetime live earnings, but a few months later that number ballooned to $1,596,080 – nearly a 1,000% increase. […]

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Sep 12, 2014 |

Enough Was Enough So Barry Hutter Made a Change

“Enough is enough, and it’s time for a change,” was the late Owen Hart’s signature phrase when he was on top of the WWE. Barry Hutter, along with Justin Zaki and others, adopted the #EIE and #AITFAC hashtag as a joke in 2014, along with some hilarious photoshops,  but when examining Hutter’s career results it […]

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Jul 23, 2014 |

Upcoming Summer Events to Cure Post-WSOP Blues

The 2014 World Series of Poker is over and done with. Seven weeks of 13 hour days provided enough action for the poker world to need a small vacation. Players have had a little over a week to catch their breath and inevitably the desire to play poker tournaments returns and players hit the road […]

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Jul 15, 2014 |

Luis Velador Eliminated in 10th, November Nine Set

Less than 30 minutes into level 35, Luis Velador was eliminated by Mark Newhouse and the November Nine of the 2014 World Series of Poker has been set. Newhouse will make WSOP history and become the first player since Dan Harrington in 2003 and 2004 to make back-to-back Main Event final tables. Tonkin’s Shove Gets […]

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