With so many events finishing up on Friday and Saturday, only two WSOP events crowned champions on Sunday. Israel's Timur Margolin took down the $2,500 No-Limit Hold 'Em event for just over half a million. David Brookshire captured his first bracelet in the $2,500 Mix. And big names bagged big after Day 2 of the $10K PLO. These stories and more in the Monday Hit and Run.
What happens when you combine a well-known rapper, a bunch of poker players, and Twitter? A gigantic trainwreck. This and more in the weekend Hit-and-Run.
Poker Night in America became Twitter Fight in America after Cate Hall failed to tip. The aftermath is illustrative of the mixed blessings of Twitter.
Hit and Run: Live Poker Tournaments Hit New Heights; New Jersey Eclipses $75 million in Taxes from Online Gaming
With new festivals and tours from PokerStars, 888poker and Party Poker, the live poker tournament scene looks to have one its best years in recent memory.