My First World Series of Poker Trip in a Nutshell

After having experienced so much while attending my first World Series of Poker, I know that it’s going to take me numerous blog posts to share all of the details and stories with you.

Here, then, is an overview of sorts regarding the type of “coverage” you can expect to see over the coming weeks. I look forward to publishing all my stories for your entertainment and enjoyment.

Of course, I also hope that I’ll be able to look forward to more WSOP visits in the future. After the amazing time I had, one year’s worth of experiences don’t even come close to scratching the itch. 🙂

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Get to Know the Poker Media: Frank Op de Woerd

These are plenty of great, talented people who’ve chosen to make a career in poker writing. English is the mother tongue of most of these writers, but a number of them – while they speak English – actually produce their poker content in other languages.

One such poker writer is Frank Op de Woerd, best known for his work with PokerNews.nl. He was kind enough to grant us an interview for the latest installment in our “Get to Know the Poker Media” series.

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What Do Poker and Blackjack Have In Common?

There are plenty of people out there who love playing both poker and blackjack. With that said, there are certain skills and characteristics that make the games distinct from one another.

Have a look at how we compare and contrast poker and blackjack in this article and come to your own conclusions about which game you prefer.

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What I Learned From My First Poker Massage

While enjoying a massage at the World Series of Poker, I came to an epiphany, which I’d like to share with you all. While the idea of getting a poker massage isn’t revolutionary or a “big deal” in any sense, I decided to write about my first one in order to document the lessons I learned.

Hopefully you’ll appreciate them and take them to heart.

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Interview with Poker Hall of Famer Mike Sexton

Poker Hall of Famer Mike Sexton was kind enough to allow me to interview him in person on Facebook Live at the 2016 World Series of Poker. We talked about his new book, “Life’s a Gamble” as well as his storied career as an ambassador in the poker world.

For those of you who couldn’t catch us live, here’s the video interview , along with a summarized transcript.

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Destination WSOP

As my first ever World Series of Poker looms on the horizon, I feel the need to express to all of you what it means to finally be able to attend. I tell you about growing up, visiting Las Vegas; how gambling and poker got into my blood in the first place.

My Dad plays a big role – and it’s poignant to publish this on Father’s Day, as he’ll be joining me in Las Vegas.

Buckle your seat belts, everyone. Join me as I take you on a 13-year-long journey to the WSOP.

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