WSOP 2017 Pics Part II

WSOP 2017 Pics Part II

Now that the final table for the 2017 WSOP Main Event has been set, here are some additional photos I took over the summer. Daniel Negreanu making a deep run. Hustle and bustle in the Amazon Room. Cards about to go in the air for the WSOP Main Event You need chips. And you need…

WSOP 2017 Pics

WSOP 2017 Pics

Here’s a collection of random photos I’ve taken since the start of the WSOP. I’ll probably have another post at some point with more pics. An empty parking lot days before the open of the 2017 WSOP Steps leading to the Rio convention center Welcome to the 2017 WSOP!! Set up Set up Cards go…

Anatomy of a Cybersquatter

In case anyone has missed it I have to give it up big time to Haley who has written some great investigative pieces lately. The story she covers here is how the WSOP.com domain name came into the hands of a former Binion’s employee and the multi-year battle Harrah’s has engaged in to get it…

WSOP – The Expo

WSOP – The Expo

After fleeing my room like a refuge in order to avoid the constant nagging of the cleaning staff, I headed over to the Rio to do some meet ups and check out what has become of our fair sport. The first thing you notice when you enter via the convention center entrance at the back…

WSOP Las Vegas Trip Report

My first night in Vegas was an evening of statistical improbabilities. I roll into the Tropicana around 10:30pm. Despite the trash I talk about the place I love it like Iggy loves the bar in Sherwood Forrest at Exaliber. It’s one of the few remaining places on The Strip that can claim Frank, Sammy and…