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Druff & Friends Show - 10/17/2019 - One, Two, Three Times a Baby

America's Cardroom reportedly in crisis -- filled with bots, not paying rakeback correctly, full of crashes and freezes (topic begins at 0:29:37 mark). Listener "HandOfGod666", who brought the recent ACR story public, calls in to explain what is going on (1:12:57). Pokerstars bought by company which owns Paddy Power, Betfair, and Fanduel (1:49:15). WSOP dick-exposer Ken Strauss ruled incompetent for trial (2:10:20). Vanessa Rousso pregnant with twins, wife also pregnant with third baby at same time (2:27:15). Appellate court hears ...

Druff & Friends Show - 10/11/2019 - The Last (Cheating) Apostle

Full coverage of Mike Postle cheating situation. Highlights: Overview of situation (at 0:12:41 mark). Interview with whistleblower Veronica Brill (0:33:14 mark). New Druff character "Dwight Thornwood" prank calls Stones Gambling Hall, and gets them to admit something surprising (1:52:06 mark). Attorney Eric Bensamochan comes on to give legal analysis of the situation (2:01:53 mark). The rest of the show covers the details of the Postle situation, with a bonus phone call from regular listener Tyrone at the 5:25:52 mark. tradershky ...

PokerFraudAlert Radio Special #2 - Second Rebuttal to Mike Postle Interview on Matusow's Show - 10/06/2019

Special late night show. Rebuttal to accused cheater Mike Postle and his appearance on Mike Matusow's "Mouthpiece" show.

PokerFraudAlert Radio Special - Rebuttal to Mike Postle Interview on Matusow's Show - 10/05/2019

While Druff is too sick with a cold to do a regular show, he decides to do an impromptu "special" picking apart Mike Postle's various excuses and explanations on Mike Matusow's "Mouthpiece" Podcast.

Druff & Friends Show - 09/27/2019 - Just the $10 Tip, Please

Rio Las Vegas has sold -- what does that mean for the WSOP (topic begins at 0:25:25 mark)? Resort fees under bipartisan attack in Congress (1:04:41). Allen Kessler cries foul over $10 hidden fee of $400 satellite at Maryland Live (1:41:48). Phil Ivey reportedly once tipped $4800 on behalf of Nick Schulman for $200 massage (2:17:15). Ronnie Bardah lasts just one episode on Survivor (2:39:47). Major Russian hacker who also operated scam online casinos pleads guilty in US court (3:06:15). ...

Druff & Friends Show - 09/20/2019 - Bye Bye Bill

Embattled WSOP.com manager Bill Rini is no longer with the company (topic starts at 0:31:54 mark). Body of "Tony" (William Sean Creighton) from 5 Dimes supposedly found in Costa Rica (2:00:33). Update on Venetian "maximum prize pool" tournament series, including Chico Loco phone call (2:11:50). Vlogger Ryan DePaulo gets lifetime ban from Borgata after filming without permisson (2:41:17). Mike Matusow and Phil Hellmuth involved in another Live at the Bike controversy (3:06:15). Houston poker club accidentally gives away $250k of ...

Druff & Friends Show - 09/12/2019 - Hey Scammer, Here's Your Wallet Back

khalwat returns to the show. Ken Scalir checks in (topic begins at 0:26:00). Daniel Cates, Ilya Trincher file objection to Borgata seizure of Ivey's WSOP winnings -- segment featuring attorney Eric Bensamochan (0:41:18). Phil Galfond makes numerous appearances online in order to prop up sagging Run It Once poker site (1:22:12). Ethical question: If a guy who just scammed you accidentally drops his wallet & drives away, do you return it (3:05:28). Kings Casino in Czech Republic accused of having ...

Druff & Friends Show - 09/05/2019 - The Mystery of Erika

The mysterious death of former Vegas poker pro Erika Trenck (topic starts at 0:20:23). Former porn star & poker player Stephanie Sadorra / Jenni Lee now living in Vegas tunnels (1:17:06). Listener concern: "I can't get it up!" (1:51:52). Quon Zhao pulls nasty angle-shot/cheat at EPT Barcelona televised table (1:59:44). Phil Hellmuth leaves, takes some of Mike Matusow's stack off the table on Like At the Bike (2:15:12). Rapper Fetty Wap arrested for punching Mirage three employees (2:28:55). Caesars regional ...

Druff & Friends Show - 08/30/2019 - Don't Eat the Fish

Ken Strauss, the WSOP penis-exposer, indicted on terrorism charges regarding late July incidents (topic begins at 0:22:55 mark). Druff explains how "bathroom troubles" lead to radio being a day late this week (0:38:55). Caesars releases the final 10% of Nick Marchington's WSOP money (1:19:45). A look back at online poker's legalization battles, Black Friday, and where online poker currently stands in the US (1:35:27). Poker Tracker hacked, payment info ends up exposed (2:49:16). High speed train project from Victorville, CA ...

Druff & Friends Show - 08/22/2019 - Borgata Wins the WSOP

Confirmed: Phil Ivey's winnings at WSOP Event #58 have been taken by Borgata (topic beings at 0:38:06 mark). Lady sarcastically offers to show breasts at poker table, calls police after busting tournament, arrested on her own warrants (0:58:29). End of an era: No more mass multi-tabling allowed on Pokerstars (1:19:32). Another Nevada casino robber shot dead by police, this time in Laughlin (1:44:12). Hard Rock Casino to permanently close in February 2020, ahead of rebranding to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas ...

Druff & Friends Show - 08/16/2019 - The Envelope Please...

Druff celebrates being mostly healthy one year after last year's problems started exactly a year ago (topic starts at 0:06:07 mark). Druff took a trip to eastern US and Canada (0:44:02). Update: Druff's "Move Over" ticket adjudicated in court (1:14:45). Michael Borovetz arrested again for airport scamming (1:35:50). WSOP Main 7th place finisher Nick Machington sued by staking group "C Biscuit Stables" -- but who's in the right (1:47:58)? Poster on 2+2 accuses Bovada of demanding money for phony chargeback ...

Druff & Friends Show - 08/01/2019 - Circus Circus University

Listener sends highly critical message to Druff about current state of radio (topic starts at 0:32:20 mark). WSOP Main Event "genitals guy" Ken Strauss arrested for threatening to destroy casinos for banning him (0:45:15). Terminal cancer WSOP player Kevin "Racks" Roster dies (1:21:47). Millions of grasshoppers invade Las Vegas (1:41:18). Colonel Nigel Fabersham calls MGM Springfield to find out about ID requirement in poker room (1:54:24). Slot tech steals $22,000 from MGM Springfield (2:06:23). Update: Rio's Yelp page getting trashed ...

Druff & Friends Show - 07/22/2019 - If You'll Listen to 6 Hours, You'll Listen to 8

Druff runs very deep in WSOP Main Event, and talks about his experiences with eventual winner Hossein Ensan (topic starts at 0:25:40 mark). Main Event bubble clusterfuck occurs, including a missing min-casher (1:27:37). Unexpected "second bubble" mess occurs at 163rd place at Main Event (2:00:55). Jack Effel causes controversy with ruling/attitude in critical moment for Dario Sammartino close to Main Event final table (2:17:31). Alex Livingston's QQ fold preflop during final 6 at Main Event -- smart or stupid (2:31:43)? ...

Druff & Friends Show - 07/07/2019 - Exposing the Nuts

Druff makes costly mistake at Limit Holdem satellite, then blows 4th consecutive chip lead at $10k Limit event (topic begins at 0:29:33 mark). Two large earthquakes wreak havoc upon players of WSOP Main Event (0:47:14). Andy Frankenberger claims to have lost double-up set-over-set opportunity due to earthquake evacuation during hand (1:03:23). Main Event player Ken Strauss exposes his penis, throws shoe at table while all-in blind early on Day 1 (1:10:45). Georgii Belianin disqualified from WSOP Main, banned, and jailed ...

Druff & Friends Show - 07/01/2019 - The Hash and The Smash

Caesars sold to El Dorado for $8.7 billion -- what you need to know (topic starts at 0:25:45). Druff runs very deep in PLO8 event, gets a huge stack day 1 at Mixed Omaha, and plays a super weird hand at limit holdem (1:16:53). Bryce Yockey takes worst televised poker beat ever in one of the worst spots ever (1:49:23). Rio looking "more likely than not" to be 2020 venue for WSOP (2:20:14). Diamond (cards) are a WSOP player's best ...

Druff & Friends Show - 06/21/2019 - The Zero Dollar Jackpot

Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs accused of stealing money from players by PFA forum member (topic starts at 0:38:37 mark). WSOP bracelets won by familiar names: John Hennigan, Adam Friedman, Ismael Bojang, Joseph Cheong, Michael Mizrachi, Greg Mueller (1:20:47). Mysterious "Rachel Lees" Twitter account writes long essays criticizing Negreanu & modern poker culture (2:21:51). Negreanu to out people who owe him money soon? (3:20:55) Colonel Fabersham calls Orleans regarding a man winning "LIPS" $200 Ladies Shootout (3:47:01). PFA Exclusive: Insider ...

Druff & Friends Show - 06/14/2019 - A Collection of Collections

Druff talks about the rest of his Big 50 event, including a surprising encounter with a girl from his past (topic begins at 0:24:38 mark). Druff bricks other events badly in the first half of his WSOP (1:09:34). Druff gets in standoff at Rio after refusing to open door for erroneous "safety check" (1:21:52). $25k Fantasy League thrown into turmoil after event added to schedule (1:40:58). Sam Soverel makes terrible fold-out-of-turn mistake, but was it intentional (2:13:15)? Weird pseudo-all-in controversy ...

Druff & Friends Show - 06/02/2019 - Where? The Warehouse

Druff puts beatdown on Day 1 of the WSOP Big 50 (topic starts at 0:19:38 mark). Horrendous lines, mismanagement, inappropriate venues plague Big 50 event (1:30:56). PFA Radio listener "mdj1980" makes deep run at O8 event (1:57:39). The sad truth about the bad food options at the Rio (2:07:26). Daniel Negreanu got fired or non-renewed from Pokerstars (2:35:59). Negreanu's zero-markup WSOP package suffered an embarrassing technical failure resulting in way too many pieces being sold (3:18:16). Negreanu has already made ...

Druff & Friends Show - 05/22/2019 - On Your Bike

Daniel Negreanu and Amanda Leatherman get married (topic begins at 0:32:28 mark). Poker player claims room break-in theft at Bally's, says hotel won't help (1:48:00). Sportsbetting tout "Vegas Dave" makes plea bargain to federal charges (2:50:03). Viffer seen playing 5-10 NL in cardroom, looking old (3:56:10). WSOP final tables no longer being streamed on Twitch, requires PokerGo subscription (4:18:18). Public asked to vote for WSOP "First Fifty Honors" (4:32:00). CNBC does special on professional poker staking (4:44:41). booking.com clamping down ...

Druff & Friends Show - 05/15/2019 - Money Poor, Plasma Rich

Fake poker player profiles on Facebook are attempting to scam (topic starts at 0:24:16 mark). Dan Heimiller posts WSOP package with insane markup which is mostly hidden from buyers (0:53:20). Man hits $609k win at Kentucky Derby through William Hill in Reno, only paid $35k (1:37:35). Pokernews article: Give plasma to replenish poker bankroll (2:17:55). IRS seizes $4 million assets from Oregon poker player, over pirating accusations (3:01:26). Bovada removes certain cash tables from site (3:24:35). Las Vegas Review Journal ...

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Mike Postle To Be Inducted Into Poker Hall Of Fame
After being cleared of all allegations in its 45-minute investigation of Stones Live Poker steams, Mike Postle has immediately been inducted into the 2020 Poker Hall of Fame, leapfrogging over the formalities of the… — read more »
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