Caesars Entertainment to require masks at all its tables. Lex Veldhuis talks about his recent Twitch record. Find these stories and more in the Thursday Hit and Run.
Caesars now requires masks in all its properties
Even though a majority of the casinos in the United States have reopened, the Coronavirus pandemic shows no signs of slowing in the United States. Now one major casino company, Caesars Entertainment has revealed a “universal mask policy” for all of its properties.
The announcement affects casino properties that are currently open in Arizona, California, North Carolina, and Nevada as well as Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ontario and Pennsylvania when they reopen.
— CaesarsEntertainment (@CaesarsEnt) June 24, 2020
– Lex Veldhuis is one of the biggest things in Twitch Poker right now, with his standing solidified after achieving a record of 58,799 viewers during a deep run in the PokerStars SCOOP Main Event. Veldhuis recently sat down with CardPlayer to discuss how he became one of the biggest names in online poker streaming.
– GG Poker is going to be the center of the WSOP Online Series this summer, hosting 54 bracelet events over the next few months. But with many of the events on a new platform, what will prize pools in these events look like?
– The Bellagio is one of a handful of Las Vegas Strip casinos to open their poker room. Fairway Jay takes an in-depth look into what the poker rooms are like, which are complete with plexiglass dividers and limited to 6-handed tables.
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– In Thursday’s featured classic poker training video, we continue our look at Reasons14 series of “SNG Strategy” videos. In this episode, Reasons14 reviews a hand history of a $5 full ring 18-man Sit N Go.
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– Daniel Dvoress is the latest guest of The Rake with Marle Cordeiro and Jaime Kerstetter where he talks about success as a high stakes poker player, poker coaching and his advice to take your poker game to the next level:
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