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2010 November Nine: Whom to Patch?


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I read an article today by ESPN’s Gary Wise (The November Nine are back in Vegas) talking of the patching concerns on the eve of the Final Table of the Main Event of the World Series of Poker.   The article talks about the WSOP rules that state that 1) No one company may patch more than […]

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The TPT at the World Team Poker in Las Vegas


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Tomorrow I’ll be heading out to Las Vegas to cover the media event for World Team Poker. Lots of poker celebs including the likes of Doyle Brunson, Phil Hellmuth, Howard Lederer, Annie Duke, Chris Ferguson, Allen Cunningham, Erik Seidel….and that’s just on the American team. It promises to be a great, made for TV event, […]

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2010 World Series of Poker – Here comes the Twitter Poker Tour


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So I was awarded a Twitter Poker Tour press pass for the 2010 World Series of Poker, and I’ll be covering several events for the TPT.  Because I live in Los Angeles, I couldn’t really justify the cost or the time away from the family to stay for the entire 7 weeks of the WSOP in […]

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Monday Minute – The weekly recap and upcoming events


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The Monday Minute recaps the big stories in poker in the last week and the important upcoming events.  This week, the NAPT makes a last minute change, The Brunson 10 grows by one, and find out who ships the Wynn.

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TPT Live Tonight


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Tonight’s show is bigger than usual, and really needs a post to describe it.  Geoff is with his family on vacation in Orlando, so tonight we will be Co-Hosted by Pokernations very own, Anthony Martino.  Anthony and I will be covering the TPTPoker game that will be happening starting on Full Tilt (tournmanet info here).  Hear […]

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World Series of Poker lets you pick who gets to play for $1 Million


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If you haven’t already cast your vote (do so here), the WSOP is conducting an open poll regarding who will participate in the 2010 Tournament of Champions, a 27 player Sit and Go where the winner will take home a cool $1,000,000 prize.  5 players have already been named to the event through automatic entry.  […]

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Bad Beat on Cancer Event on Feb 21 – Triple Chance


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On Sunday, February 21st, The Twitter Poker Tour will be hosting 3 Charity Tournaments to benefit Bad Beat on Cancer, as part of our 3rd BBOC Charity event.  The tournaments will start 15 minutes apart from one another

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Rush Poker – Poker’s Next Great Thing???


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Full Tilt Poker has a new ring game called “Rush Poker” and it is certainly one of a kind.  For the details on how “Rush Poker” works, you can check here: Full Tilt Poker’s Explanation There are many positives and negatives to playing the game of poker at this speed.  On the positive side

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Help give Aid to Haiti by playing in these tournaments


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Full Tilt Poker has announced a series of multi level buy in tournaments for this Sunday where the entire amount of the prize pool is being donated to the Aid for Haiti.  In addition, Full Tilt will be matching the amount raised from the registration of each tournament.  The tournaments will not be played, as the […]

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The TPT Aims to help Haiti


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In the wake of the 7.0 Magnitude Quake that struck Haiti just yesterday, the TPT is organizing a charity poker tournament to take place this Sunday on Full Tilt Poker.  The tournament proceeds will go to benefit the American Red Cross. 

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