Dani "Ansky451/supernova9" Announces Retirement from Poker
He took to online poker soon after turning 18, and by his junior year in college Dani was playing NLHE at the high stakes cash game tables. Playing as "Ansky451" on Full Tilt poker and as "supernova9" at PokerStars, Dani Stern became well known among ...

Posted: October 16, 2017, 10:24 am

Jason Koon Wins Big on Poker After Dark's "High Stakes Hybrid"
Poker After Dark's most recent episodes, which featured a high stakes hybrid of cash game and sit and go style poker certainly brought back some of the buzz that had been lacking in recent episodes, and it was Jason "jakoon1985" who walked away the ...

Posted: October 14, 2017, 10:22 pm

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New EarBurner Podcast: Dale Hansen Talks High Stakes Poker and Going Unplugged
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Instant classic! Six stars! The undisputed king of Dallas sportscasters stopped by the Old Monk to say pretty much whatever he pleased. We talked about why he's not a huge fan of the Boy Scouts, the last time he paid to attend a sporting event, the ...

Posted: October 13, 2017, 4:01 pm
Jason Koon Wins Big at Doug Polk's Expense on High Stakes ...
Jason Koon and Brandon Steven won on Day 2 of High Stakes Hybrid on Poker After Dark after they both coolered Doug Polk. Get all the highlights here.

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Posted: October 12, 2017, 7:46 pm
Railbird Report: High Stakes' David Eldar Becomes Scrabble World Champ
While browsing the then-popular poker forum Liduidpoker (a sister site of, a popular Starcraft website), I came across the thread "Who is deldar182?" I had been an avid railbird of the high stakes community for close to three years at ...

Posted: October 12, 2017, 4:29 pm

Hollywood's exclusive high-stakes poker game is revealed in first trailer for Molly's Game
The first trailer for Aaron Sorkin's directorial debut Molly's Game is here and, boy, does it look good. The film debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival and received rave reviews; starring Jessica Chastain and Idris Elba it is based upon ...
Jessica Chastain is fighting for her name in the high-stakes biographical drama Molly's GameCritical Hit
Molly's Game trailer: Jessica Chastain shines in first UK trailer | The ...The Independent
Jessica Chastain Bets Big In The Latest Molly's Game Trailer | News ...Empire

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Posted: October 12, 2017, 6:02 am
Dan Shak Big Winner on Day 1 of Poker After Dark High Stakes Hybrid
In first $100K High Stakes Hybrid game @PokerGO's Poker After Dark, @daniel_shak books $130K win. Huge fold by @PlayPokerLkAMan with A-K on king-high board v. @daniel_shak's aces on Poker After Dark. Poker After Dark is back this week on ...

Posted: October 11, 2017, 9:30 pm
High-Stakes Online Poker Player Crowned Scrabble World Champion
Australian poker pro David Eldar was crowned the new World Scrabble Champion at an event in London in late August. Eldar, who resides in the U.K., won $11,000 for his efforts at the Mind Sports International (MSI) World Championships. He outlasted a ...

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Posted: October 10, 2017, 5:00 pm

Las Vegas Shooter's Gambling Draws New Attention to High-Stakes Video Poker
(LAS VEGAS) — Authorities trying to piece together the final days before Stephen Paddock unleashed his arsenal of powerful firearms on country music fans on the Las Vegas Strip have at least one potential trove of information: his gambling habits ...
High-stakes lifestyle where big bets buy the most
Vegas shooter's gambling draws new attention to video pokerThe Morning Journal
Las Vegas Strip shooter targeted aviation fuel tanks, source saysLas Vegas Review-Journal

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Posted: October 5, 2017, 12:24 pm
Daniel Negreanu on Progressing from Low to High Stakes
In a new video, the all-time winningest live tournament player shares some online memories while also delivering advice to new players of the World Championship of Online Poker on PokerStars. This year's WCOOP is already almost three weeks old, and ...

Posted: September 18, 2017, 3:19 pm