High Stakes Poker will return in 2020, according to poker player and broadcaster Nick Schulman.
Three-time WSOP bracelet winner Nick Schulman has informed social media followers that the much-anticipated return of High Stakes Poker will occur in the 2020 calendar year.
It is with great pleasure to confirm the return of the esteemed, the legendary, the only, the original, the iconic, really needing no introduction the world over, back for another run. 2020, details soon 🔥 pic.twitter.com/7le94kzsCA
— Nick Schulman (@NickSchulman) September 17, 2020
The televised poker program, which originally aired from 2006-2011, has been rumored to be coming back since February — when TwoPlusTwo NVG forum posters relayed comments made by Triton Poker brand ambassador Jason Koon.
DISCUSS NOW: HSP is Coming Back! (2+2 NVG – February 2020)
The Return of High Stakes Poker (Uploaded: February 24, 2020)
The Return of High Stakes Poker (Poker Players & Fans React)
Much of the ensuing poker fan reactions since Schulman’s Twitter post have focused on three topics:
- Which players will be chosen to participate in HSP games?
- Which announcers will be selected for the return of HSP?
- Will “staked” HSP players be forced to disclose how much of their own money they are risking?
“Would love to play in the show that put stars in my eyes.” -High stakes poker player @RuiCaoCooler
“Gabe [Kaplan] better be on the mic.” [email protected]
“Would be epic watching you [Nick Schulman] in the line up for this.” –@realjTheasonpa4
“There is a duty to not screw this up! Make sure Gabe is onboard. Get Farha and Ivey.” [email protected]
“Bring back Gabe Kaplan!” [email protected]_AU
“It should only be a group of five to 15 people that have a lot of money the last two years it was on there were players that couldn’t even afford to play and they ran out of money like they didn’t even have savings when they were there.” [email protected]
Watch First Episode of High Stakes Poker (2006)
Original Air Date: January 16, 2006 (Uploaded by PokerGO)
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