It’s Time to See What the World Poker Tour is All About

Though the World Poker Tour has been around now for 15 years, I’ve never attended a single event of theirs in person…. until now.

I’m glad to announce – via a special, fun video with Shimi “the Fish” Weiss – that I’ll be attending the 2017 WPT Tournament of Champiosn to do media coverage. Watch, and enjoy!

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Eli Elezra Launches Biography with Tel Aviv Book Signing

Eli Elezra, a worldwide fan favorite among poker lovers, has finally released his long-awaited biography. He returned home to his native Israel for a book signing and launch party that we were invited to attend.

Check out what went down, read Eli’s remarks to his hometown crowd, find out what the book’s about and watch our exclusive highlight video.

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Just Hands Poker & Thinking Poker Team Up for NYC Live Coaching Event

If you’ve always wanted the chance to get some top-level instruction from professional poker players in order to help you improve your game, you should sign up for the live coaching event being held by Just Hands Poker and Thinking Poker on March 25-26.

Among the benefits: live running commentary of your $1/2 game at a professional RFID poker table, replays of your live sessions on Twitch, a drill down analysis from the pros of your strengths and weaknesses at the tables, as well as lunch + meet and greet opportunities with Andrew Brokos & Nate Meyvis of Thinking Poker and Zach Resnick & Jackson Laskey of Just Hands Poker.

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Macropoker.com Announces 2016 Online Poker Tournament Awards

Macropoker.com, one of the world’s largest online poker statistical databases, has announced the first ever online poker tournament awards (OPTA).

Beyond providing some more details about Macropoker for those who may not be familiar with them, this blog post gives furhter information about which awards will be distributed, when the ceremony will take place, and how to watch.

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A Meaningful Charity Poker Night

Charity poker events are a dime a dozen these days, but they have the power to take on a special meaning when the charity’s founder comes to speak to the players in person.

In this post I recap my “charity poker event organizing history”, as well as the specifics of the latest one I put together. While the sums raises aren’t huge, the spirit of the events was incredibly positive and all the poker players came away feeling great about having been able to raise money for charity.

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Shawn Marion Works the Poker Tables on Labor Day

It’s always a thrill to see famous athletes and celebrities playing poker. One athlete who has long been a fan of the game we all love is Shawn Marion.

Over Labor Day weekend, the retired NBA star traveled to Oklahoma to play in the River Poker Series at WinStar Casino. He performed like a true champ! Read on to learn more about Marion’s day working the poker tables.

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