Scott Stewart

In this episode of The Bernard Lee Poker Show on the Cardplayer Lifestyle Podcast Family, Bernard Lee interviews the 2021 bestbet Jacksonville Winter Poker Open Main Event Champion, Scott Stewart. Initially, Scott discusses how he got started in poker and his success on tour including five WSOP Circuit rings, 13th place in 2017 WSOP Main Event and earning over $2 million. Also, since he played at both WPT Lucky Hearts at Seminole Hard Rock and bestbet Jacksonville, Scott was able to discuss and compared the two locations and their COVID protocols.

0:00 Welcome to The Bernard Lee Poker Show as this week’s guest is 2021 bestbet Jacksonville Winter Poker Open Main Event Champion, Scott Stewart.
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2:21 Bernard welcomes 2021 bestbet Jacksonville Winter Poker Open Main Event Champion, Scott Stewart.
3:22 Scott joins The Bernard Lee Poker Show.
4:00 Scott discusses how he got started in poker because of the Moneymaker Boom and when he transitioned to live poker.
8:46 Scott talks about his incredible year (beginning in December of 2014) where he captured four WSOP rings.
13:44 Scott gives some advice about playing a big stack, especially during a WSOP Circuit event.
21:31 Scott recalls his 13th place finish at the 2017 WSOP Main Event.
25:30 Scott remembers what tournaments he played in when the COVID pandemic hit including the Bay 101 Shooting Star and COVID contact tracing.
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32:16 Bernard continues his interview with 2021 bestbet Jacksonville Winter Poker Open Main Event Champion, Scott Stewart.
32:57 Scott discusses playing during the WSOP Summer Online series in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, and playing online during 2020.
38:10 Scott talks about why he decided to play in the Florida poker main events in January 2021.
40:31 Scott discusses the experience playing under COVID restrictions at the WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open.
45:18 Scott discusses the experience playing under COVID restrictions at the bestbet Jacksonville.
49:10 Scott talks about the field in Florida during these events.
52:35 Scott talks about his poker plans for the rest of this year prior to the summer.

Scott Stewart