Phil Hellmuth runs into some trouble with AK on Poker After Dark. Another look at the 2018 WSOP schedule. Check out these stories and more in the Thursday Hit and Run.

Hellmuth Finds an Enemy in AK

The poker world is a bit quiet this week with the approaching Christmas holiday, but PokerGo is still in the poker spirit, offering a special stream of “Holidays with Hellmuth” this week. In a couple notable hands from yesterday evening, Hellmuth ran into some trouble with AK during a $100/$200 no limit hold’em cash game.

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Holidays with Hellmuth continues on PokerGo tonight at 6 PM ET when Hellmuth, Daniel Negreanu, Doyle Brunson, Maria Ho, Joe Marchese and Dave Penski battle it out during a $25,000 Sit N Go.

Another Look at the 2018 WSOP Schedule

The 2018 World Series of Poker schedule was officially released this week with 78 events available throughout the summer. The schedule includes a record four online bracelet events with buy-is ranging from $365 to $3,200. Matthew Clark from PocketFives lists five events that should be on the 2018 schedule.

Quick Hitters

Other news from around the world of poker:

– Looking for a new domain poker related domain name? Well, you can be the proud owner of Poker.com for just $20 million. Should poker.com sell at the asking price, it would become the fourth most expensive domain name in history.

– There’s been a lot of talk lately about large tournaments at PokerStars and partypoker, but 888poker is offering a respectable series in its own right with the XL Blizzard series running from January 18th to 28th.

– By any measure, Doug Polk had a great year during 2017 including winning the High Roller for One Drop for over $3.6 million. Want four more reasons? Too bad, here they are.

– Grinderschool.com poker training video of the day is a continued look at the Key Concepts in PLO series. Episode 9/10 examines bluffing in PLO.