Cada and Darvin Moon in the Finals

Before the WSOP Main Event final table resumed play this past weekend, there were plenty of news stories flying around.  There was the story of Phil Ivey going for even further poker greatness by adding the Main Event title that’s eluded him during his career.  Then there was Jeff Shulman who made headlines after saying [...]

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WSOP Final Table Predictions

As was the case last year, talk quieted down in August after the final table for the WSOP had been decided and talked about for long enough.  But as we near October with the final table to be played out in November, once again people are starting to buzz about the Main Event with their own predictions. 
One early prediction [...]

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The Verdict on ESPN’s WSOP Coverage

For some reason or another, ESPN decided once again to tweak their coverage of the World Series of Poker.  This comes after their most successful year where the controversial move to switch the Main Event from July to November paid off big-time in the form of increased ratings. 
I suppose ESPN thought there was room for [...]

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The Poker Hall of Shame

There has been a lot of talk recently about the Poker Hall of Fame since a few lucky players will be getting inducted in November.  Some of those in the running include Barry Greenstein, Daniel Negreanu, and Phil Ivey so there are definitely some star players in the running who’ve accomplished a lot in their career.  But few [...]

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Maybe I should switch to Omaha

Out of all the people who’ve won the WSOP Main Event, Chris Moneymaker has to be one of the most disrespected champions out there.  The 2003 Main Event winner gained international fame after his win, but also had a spotlight put directly on his career afterwards.  While he’s been in this spotlight, the only thing [...]

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