Interview with Mori Eskandani, TV’s Top Poker Producer
Poker fans will assuredly be in for a real treat once the Super High Roller events series airs on TV. The man responsible for producing these Poker Central events is none other than Mori Eskandani, of Poker PROductions. Having experience putting together shows like High Stakes poker for our viewing pleasure, Eskandani is a legend. He kindly agreed to an interview, which we’re positive you’ll want to read and listen to.
Must-See Poker TV Is Back: Aria Super High Roller Cash Game
If you long for the “good old days” when poker on TV was simply “must-see” viewing, I’ve got good news for you: happy days are here again! Poker Central will be airing episodes of the Aria Super High Roller Cash Game and I guarantee you’ll be in for a treat. I attended all three cash game sessions earlier this week and from A-Z the entire production was spectacular! Read on for more details of what I was lucky enough to witness firsthand. After you do, I’m sure you’ll also be counting down the days until the episodes air.
Interview with 2003 WSOP Main Event Champion Chris Moneymaker
We’re honored to bring to you this exclusive audio interview with Chris Moneymaker, the 2003 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion. Chris graciously answered questions about being a poker ambassador for the Hollywood Poker Open, reminisced with us about some critical hands that took place during his run to the championship back in 2003, and more. We know you’ll enjoy this special interview with the poker champion who will forever be a household name associated with the poker boom.
5 Ways to Improve the WSOP Colossus for 2016
There’s no overstating how, erm, colossal, the WSOP Colossus event was. Vegas was buzzing. The atmosphere inside the Rio was electric. Poker was booming. Social media continues to buzz with Colossus fervor, including complaints about how some things could’ve been better run. Having played in and experienced the Colossus firsthand, there’s a list of 5 suggestions I made in the hopes that the WSOP officials would implement them and thereby improve the event should they decide to run it again in 2016. Have a look and let me know what you think.
Poker App Review: Vegas Aces Poker Puzzle Game
Looking for a fun new mobile poker app to play on your downtime? Check out the brand new Vegas Aces – High Stakes poker puzzle game. After reading this review, we’re sure you’ll rush to download it from Google Play. But be warned! This game is VERY addictive!
Poker Book Review: Molly’s Game
Molly Bloom achieved widespread notoriety for organizing the biggest private poker game in Hollywood. There’s a lot more to know about Molly’s story, however, besides what was portrayed in the media reports. Molly’s Game proved to be an intriguing read to say the least. Poker fans who like a great story ought to pick themselves up a copy. Read on for our full review.
Is ESPN Destroying the Excitement for the WSOP Main Event?
Did you feel excited watching the 2014 WSOP Main Event final table play out? Well, you must not have been there in person. Having attended and sat there for hours in the Penn & Teller Theater, I couldn’t have been more bored by the proceedings. ESPN seems to have drained the excitement from the WSOP Main Event by forcing a four-month delay on poker fans. They’ve got to fix the problem and I’ve got some suggestions for how they can do so.
The Mike Trout Approach to Tournament Poker
Who says that professional baseball players can’t teach us a thing or two about the right way to play poker? In this tips and strategy article, we examine what it means to take the Mike Trout approach to tournament poker and how if can work for you at the tables.
For It’s 1, 2, 3 things in Common between Baseball and Poker
Whether you think “America’s game” refers to baseball or poker, it’s undeniable that the two games have plenty in common. Here are three similarities between baseball and poker that’ll surely give you more of an appreciation for both of these great pastimes.
Taking on Chris Moneymaker in the Hollywood Poker Open Media Event
Wouldn’t it be cool to meet Chris Moneymaker? I had precisely that opportunity at the recent Hollywood Poker Open Media Invitational, where I faced off in a single table satellite against the man responsible for the poker boom. I also got the chance to speak to him and get to know him a little. What a great guy!
5 Qualities to Look for in an Online Poker Site
There are dozens upon dozens of online poker sites out there and more are constantly popping up. How to choose which one(s) to play at? Well, there are a number of basic qualities that your selected online poker site should certainly have. Here are 5 main qualities to look for when choosing a site at which to register and play poker online.