Charm Looking for a Bracelet – Tournament of Champions 21
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By Mike Nelson
For the twenty first time players made their entrance to the grounds of the Tournament of Champions, as a field of 140 Red Hot Poker Tour elite entered the tournament …

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Jensen on the Button … from SPC to Red Hot Poker Tour Champion
June 19, 2010 – 6:52 PM | No Comment
Jensen on the Button … from SPC to Red Hot Poker Tour Champion

After another season jam packed with bad beats, suck outs, slow plays, and great plays, the crème de la crème of the Red Hot Poker Tour assembled at Norma Jeanes in Mississauga to determine …

LOL Flippaments
December 9, 2009 – 6:38 PM | 2 Comments
LOL Flippaments

This week, ‘Poker After Dark’ is running what they are calling a “Rail Heaven” cash game. Blinds are $200/$400, and the players assembled are veritable who’s who of poker heavyweights: Phil Ivey, Tom “Durrrr” …

Tournament of Champions XV: From 128 to 4
December 2, 2009 – 6:45 PM | No Comment
Tournament of Champions XV: From 128 to 4

Heads-up is the most torturous and skilful form of No Limit Hold ‘Em poker. It’s a game not for the feint of heart, but the strong of will. After an online poll conducted …

Tournament of Champions XV: From the Final Four to the Champion’s Cup
December 2, 2009 – 6:42 PM | No Comment
Tournament of Champions XV: From the Final Four to the Champion’s Cup

(read part I)

**ROUND 6: THE FORTUNATE FOUR**
The final four players all took their seats around Big Red, the long-serving Tournament of Champions final table. With the winner’s trophy sitting in the middle, taunting all …

Tournament of Champions XV Photo Gallery
December 2, 2009 – 6:40 PM | No Comment
Tournament of Champions XV Photo Gallery

Some photos from the Red Hot Poker Tour’s 15th Tournament of Champions.  Click on each thumbnail for a larger version.
Read part I of the accompanying article here.
Red part II here.
Watch videos from the Tournament, and …

Red Hot Poker Tour’s Tournament of Champions XV: A Quick Heads Up
November 17, 2009 – 6:34 PM | No Comment
Red Hot Poker Tour’s Tournament of Champions XV: A Quick Heads Up

The following email was sent to members of the Red Hot Poker Tour, announcing the details of the Tour’s 15th Tournament of Champions.  For only the second time in Tour history, the TOC will not …

What They’ve Done on Their November Nine Vacation
October 26, 2009 – 6:32 PM | No Comment
What They’ve Done on Their November Nine Vacation

It’s been over 105 days since the second installment of the November Nine finalized its roster.  And it’ll be another fortnight or so before we pare that roster down to one lonely World Series of …

Google Puts Red Hot on the Map
October 10, 2009 – 6:30 PM | No Comment
Google Puts Red Hot on the Map

This week, Google Maps finally introduced a Street View feature for Toronto. For those who’ve never used this feature for other cities, it basically allows users to take a virtual tour of the city …

Negreanu Set to Make New Gold Standard
October 1, 2009 – 6:19 PM | No Comment
Negreanu Set to Make New Gold Standard

There’s an interesting side story going on in London, as the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event is down to three players.  Besides local Praz Bansi and Cardplayer publisher Barry Shulman, Daniel Negreanu is also …

Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/26/09)
September 26, 2009 – 10:54 AM | No Comment
Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/26/09)

“Now filming “Caesars Cup” for ESPN + worldwide TV, Americas vs. Europe! Negreanu C, Ivey, Juanda, Brunson, Harmon, Seed, Greenstein, and me”
+ self-awareness =
“I know how to spell all my boys’ last names! The girl? …

Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/25/09)
September 25, 2009 – 11:12 AM | No Comment
Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/25/09)

“Check out Lebron James playing online poker in new rap video! Just wish it was at @ultimate_bet http://bit.ly/s881Z”
+ self-awareness =
“Damn! If UltimateBet hadn’t cheated everybody I could be hanging out in limos with Lebron James… …

Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/24/09)
September 24, 2009 – 11:02 AM | No Comment
Poker Brat Tweets Made More Self-Aware (09/24/09)

“Hail Caesar!! In 46 hours (1:00 pm Saturday) I arrive in Leicester Square dressed as Julius Caesar, in a Chariot w horses, and 11 models!!”
+ self-awareness =
“Bad Caesar schtick again in 2 days (-2hrs) in …

Brief Clips (09/23/09)
September 23, 2009 – 11:13 AM | No Comment
Brief Clips (09/23/09)

>>> Joe Sebok signed a sponsorship deal with UltimateBet. He announced it on his blog. Unlike most sponsorship deals — which generally involve players getting bought into large buy-in televised tournaments — …

Red Hot gets on ESPN… Kind Of
September 9, 2009 – 5:32 PM | 2 Comments
Red Hot gets on ESPN… Kind Of

When it was announced that none of the $1500 tournaments from the 2009 World Series of Poker would appear on television, it dashed the hopes of the 20 or Red Hotters who had won their …

With Six You Get Slowroll
September 2, 2009 – 4:08 PM | 2 Comments
With Six You Get Slowroll

I’ve had slowrolls on the brain lately.  Mainly because, last week while playing at the Madison, I got slowrolled at a Red Hot tournament for the first time in a long time.  Usually when this …