The Amazon Room was buzzing Wednesday with the $50,000 Poker Players Championship playing down to a final table, the Extended Play needed a fifth day to finish and two final tables hit the hard stop and return Thursday to crown a winner. David “ODB” Baker Leads Poker Players Championship Final Table David “ODB” Baker pulled […]
BLUFF’s 2015 WSOP Countdown continues with the fourth in a series of statistical breakdowns meant to determine the greatest years put together by some of the best tournament poker players of all time. Michael Mizrachi has had quite the career, but for a long time the World Series of Poker hung like an albatross around his […]
The BLUFF 2015 WSOP Countdown continues with a look at players who are on the verge of breaking through and winning their first bracelet. While the “Best Player without a Bracelet” list changes year by year, BLUFF has considered a number of factors – including recent performance and how the 2015 schedule could work in a specific […]
Anthony Zinno joined some elite company in the World Poker Tour’s record books by winning back-to-back titles, his third overall, and took over the top spot in the 2015 BLUFF Player of Year standings. Zinno earned 510 POY points in two short weeks from his WPT wins, giving him a 74.5 point lead over former […]
It was an undeniable career year for Mike Leah in 2014, who put together one of the strongest BLUFF Player of the Year campaigns in recent memory only to fall just short thanks to arguably the greatest year in the modern era by Dan Colman. In 2014, Leah had five wins including his first career […]
With two hour levels and some deep stacks in play, it seemed as if Day 5 of the 2015 WPT LA Poker Classic could stretch on well into the evening as they played towards a final table. After an explosive hour of poker, however, the final table of the LAPC is set and some big […]
Two levels are in the books so far on Day 5 of the 2015 WPT LA Poker Classic, and there have been some big changes through four hours of play. Four players have already fallen out, reducing the field to just eight players – all of whom, save one, are in a dramatically different spot […]
His style of play and demeanor seemed unconventional at several points on Day 4 of the WPT LA Poker Classic and throughout the tournament, but there’s little arguing with the results that Peter Tran’s put up so far. Tran bagged the chiplead for the third time in four days Tuesday at the LAPC, and with […]
Day 3 of the 2015 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open was set up to be moving day from the get-go, and after three hours of play Wednesday afternoon the final 90 players celebrated being in the money – with a chance at making an even deeper run as Day 3 rolled on. Here are just […]
Some players are upset that Day 1C of the main event may have a lot of 10-handed play, but Chris Klodnicki says it’s not as important as you might think.
In light of Noah Schwartz’s first bracelet victory this week at the 2013 World Series of Poker Europe, BLUFF decided to revisit the topic of best players without a WSOP bracelet. This breakdown takes a look at two separate lists – most cashes at the WSOP without a bracelet, and highest career tournament earnings without […]
The second day of the 2013 World Series of Poker Europe featured the first bracelet winner of the series, as well as the start of the first open event. Current and former November (and Octo) Niners had strong performances early on Day 1A of Event 2, but there’s still a ways to go before they […]
Chris Klodnicki spun up a stack on Day 1A of WSOP Europe’s first open event. He doesn’t do much international travel, but was perhaps drawn by the allure of a bracelet.
With only a week to go before the 2013 WSOP Main Event, the Rio was packed Saturday afternoon, so much so that some players were forced to grind in the hallway. The final 117 women crossed the money bubble in the $10,000 Ladies No Limit Hold’em Championship, and Anthony Gregg was crowned the biggest winner […]