BIG Dave has a lengthy conversation with Bernard Lee about the publication of his new book, “Poker Satellite Success”, available this month from D&B Poker Publishing. The info could prove helpful with the numerous satellites set to run this week at the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood.
BIG Dave talks about the move of the 2021 WSOP to the fall and the subsequent reaction from the poker world. A few details were released but more will come in the next month or so. Also, Joe then joins the show and the guys talk about the High Stakes Duel between Phil Hellmuth & Daniel Negreanu and it’s shocking turnaround.
The guys talk about how the easing of restrictions is leading to another poker boom, with formerly reluctant states like Texas and New poised to jump on the bandwagon. A postponement of the Hellmuth vs. Negreanu matchup, and the angry response to GG Poker’ hiring of Dan Bilzerian as an ambassador are also on the agenda.
Big week ahead for tournaments in Florida, including the Palm Beach Poker Classic and BestBet’s Spring Series going head-to-head from March 18-28. The guys also talk strategy, including a discussion of instances when a continuous bet should be avoided. Finally, the Sands Corporation is sold and the WPT announces the rescheduling of several final tables postponed by the pandemic.
Tournaments continue to expand in South Florida and elsewhere around the U.S., and turnouts are as large as ever. Joe discusses his visits to several area rooms as things start to get back to normal. Also, with the elimination of the Full Tilt brand, the guys discuss their early interactions with the site.
The guys embark on a zany show to celebrate National Margarita Day, starting with some poker rooms reopening in S. Florida, the return of some favorite tourneys and the zingers on social media between Daniel Negreanu and Doug Polk’s business partner. Also, a brief discussion of poker’s most misunderstood rule, plus the crazy possibilities of a casino in downtown NYC and a crazy suggestion of allowing recreational marijuana at the felt in Atlantic City.
BIG Dave wraps up the finish of the Polk/Negreanu grudge match and the guys discuss who #Realkidpoker might take on next. They also look ahead to an expanding poker schedule in the next few weeks and talk about how to play premium hands without giving up value.
A quick rundown of the Lucky Hearts results and the incredible story of the champion who overcame great adversity as an Afghan refugee. Also info in online poker opening in Michigan and JoeRod talks about his successful tournament, then later getting the opportunity to meet one of his favorite players from his beloved Yankees.
Tony Burns , Director of Poker Marketing for the Seminole properties, joins BIG Dave to talk about the Lucky Hearts Open, the first major live event in the country since the pandemic. Then, friend and local poker player Carlo Rodriguez checks in to discuss his deep run in the LHPO main event.
The guys talk about the death of online poker opponent Sheldon Adelson and pass along the views of long-time poker media guru Nolan Dalla and his battles with the Venetian owner. BIG Dave evaluates the early action of the Lucky Hearts tournament and looks ahead to the start of online poker in Michigan this month
BIG Dave & Joe reminisce about the early poker days at Miami Jai-Alai and discuss how far poker has come in Florida. They also look at results from the CardPlayer Tour at PBKC and look ahead to the Lucky Hearts event at the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood.
WSOP online Main Event concludes as Damian Salas of Argentina defeats Joseph Hebert for the $1-million added prize in a Heads-up match. BIG Dave and Joe also look ahead to the tournament schedule in South Florida.
BIG Dave closes out 2020 with the results of the domestic side of the WSOP hybrid event, updates on Polk/Negreanu and the outlook for tournaments heading into 2021.
Big Dave looks back at the Poker Action Line 2020 with his favorite show featuring Howard Mash, reigning Seniors Champ from the 2019 WSOP, and South Florida pro Michael Tait ! Happy Holidays to all!
Full coverage of the hybrid WSOP Main Event, which has crowned a European champ that will take on the winner of a U.S. final table to be played on Dec. 28th. Updates on Polk/Negreanu, a rundown of the Winter Open at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa and a discussion on the Poker dealer fight at the Aria round out the show.
The guys discuss ways to pick up tells in online play to evaluate opponents. Also the WSOP Hybrid Main Event is underway, and BIG Dave runs down some major tournaments returning to South Florida in December & January.
Poker room openings in South Florida and closings in Detroit & California start the show, with an update on the Grudge Match following a Covid discussion. Good news regarding Joe’s health, the progress of online action in Michigan, and a conversation of the effect of the chat box online are also discussed.
The major news of the day was not the announcement of a WSOP Main event, but the stunning revelation that Joe has contracted Covid-19. The guys discuss both, and BIG Dave gives an update on Negreanu vs. Polk. Joe also balances his bad news with news of an exciting career move and promotion.
After passing an amendment to increase buy-ins for poker in Colorado, BIG Dave & Joe discuss the importance of similar changes to players. They also talk about progress for opening online play in Michigan and review the early play in the Negreanu/Polk grudge match.
An extensive discussion on the effects of the election on the poker world - both live action and online. Also, the guys talk about numerous changes in Las Vegas including ownership changes, room closures and if they will ever host major tournaments again. Finally, the current state and future advancement of online poker are discussed.
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