Jan 20, 2015 |

Jose Montes Wins WSOPC Choctaw Main Event, $352,669

The first World Series of Poker Circuit series of 2015 returned to the Choctaw Resort in Durant, Oklahoma. A field of 1,363 entries generating a prize pool of $2,044,500, the largest Main Event prize pool of the season. The final table started with Jose Montes, a professional poker player from the Bronx, leading the remaining […]

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Oct 18, 2013 |

Scotty Nguyen and Tom McEvoy Elected to Poker Hall of Fame

Hall of Famer Mike Sexton is one of  numerous sources confirming that Scotty Nguyen and Tom McEvoy are the two newest additions to the Poker Hall of Fame. No official announcement has been made by the World Series of Poker, the caretaker of the HOF. Mike Sexton leaked the news on Twitter and McEvoy later confirmed it. “I have […]

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Oct 5, 2013 |

Making the Case: Tom McEvoy for the Poker Hall of Fame

The World Series of Poker released the candidates for the 2013 Poker Hall of Fame Class last week. Over the next ten days BLUFF will make the case for each of the nominees in a series of stories on the 2013 HOF ballot. The series continues by making the case for Tom McEvoy. McEvoy made history when […]

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Jun 17, 2013 |

By the Numbers: Debuts, Legends, Bubbles and Champions

The poker world is full of facts, figures, stats and records. With so many numbers being crunched day in and day out, sometimes it is tough to see what they all add up to. That is why BLUFF brings you some of the more interesting numbers related to the big tournaments, big stories, and big […]

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Jun 17, 2013 |

Seniors Crown Champ, Mixed Max Crawls To Final Two

A record field in the Seniors Championship crowned a winner who said he had played the event simply to scratch the World Series of Poker off his bucket list. Meanwhile, the $3,000 Mixed Max event, stacked with well-known players at the 2013 WSOP, crawled from 32 players down to its final two. Seniors Championship After […]

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Sep 2, 2012 |

Tournament Tracker: Seminole Hard Rock, WinStar Events Highlight Week

Because of Hurricane Isaac, several tournaments were either canceled or modified due to inclement weather or the threat of it, especially in Florida. Despite losing its original guarantee the WPT Regional Seminole Hard Rock Summer Splash Main Event drew a big crowd. Other events that highlighted this week’s action include tournaments at WinStar World in […]

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Jan 25, 2011 |

WSOPC: Huy Nguyen Collects Choctaw Main Event Ring, $232,706

808. That number signifies several things: The area code of Hawaii, the bump that dominates “Like a G6″ and at the Choctaw Resort Casino in Durant, Oklahoma the number of players in the $1,500 + $100 World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event January 22nd. While the field was dominated by players from Oklahoma and […]

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Jul 5, 2010 |

WSOP: Huck Seed Victorious in Tournament of Champions

There was a whole lot of confusion in getting the World Series of Poker’s Tournament of Champions done. Two short days with a couple of levels played during breaks got the field from 27 down to 17, then an attempt was made Saturday night to squeeze in another level. Nobody bothered to tell Joe Hachem, […]

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Jun 19, 2010 |

WSOP End of Day: Tom Schneider Leads Seniors, Dwan Gone

To say that Friday’s action was the busiest of the 2010 World Series of Poker would be a gross understatement. A quick pass by either the Amazon or Pavilion room would’ve shown that no table was left unused, with six tournaments in play and a ton of players putting their money on the line. Two […]

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