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During The Run, where gambling legend Archie Karas turned $57 into more than $40 million, he had every single $5,000 chip at Binion's in his locker. Every single one!
"If a guy hasn't got any gamble to him, he isn't worth a crap."
- Evel Knievel
Colman Blasts the Poker Brat
Daniel Colman, winner of the Big One for One Drop and one of the most successful players in the game, is backtracking from controversial remarks bout Phil Hellmuth. Safe to say, these two are not friends. MORE
Odds & Ends
The incredible odds of Mark Newhouse in the main event and former MLB slugger Jose Canseco loses his finger in a poker game. MORE
The only player to win back-to-back main event championships - Borgata and Caribbean - and one of the most respected players n the circuit.
High Roller Radio breaks down the game of craps. Roll the dice and check this page out; get your odds, strategy and hear from a couple of real experts. MORE
A Chip and a Chair
How Jack Strauss came back from a single chip to win the 1982 world championship. MORE
World Champion of Poker 2014
Martin Jacobson’s pocket tens bested the A9 of hearts of Felix Stephensen when he flopped a set on the flop. Just like that, the 27-year-old poker pro became $10 million dollars richer and the 2014 World Series of Poker main event champion. He also received a bracelet worth a cool $500,000 from Jason of Beverly and the distinction of becoming the first main event champion from Sweden.
Poker Odds & Ends
Is the man McCarron Airport in Las Vegas named after a racist? Phil Ivey wants to get in the marijuana business. And, Jennifer Harman - poker legend. MORE
Big Bets, Big Business
Sports betting isn't big business? Wanna bet? The numbers out of Las Vegas are staggering. More
Ivey Poker Suspends Action
Phil Ivey explains why the online site with his namesake is closing its virtual doors. Plus the min bet in Macau is massive. MORE
Dream Big/Work Hard “From the first year I came to the WSOP in 2005, I made it a goal to win a bracelet. I thought I was a great player and that it would happen for me. I found out quickly that I wasn’t as good as I thought I was, but that just made me want it more.”
- George Danzer, the German with the mohawk and multiple bracelet winner. Great Player!
Should High Stakes Poker Return?
The Game Show Network is seeking the advice of poker fans on the once hugely popular show High Stakes Poker, a move that has many speculating about the program's possible return to the airwaves.
Billed as one of the 'most exciting table games' to come along in quite some time. Aaron Hightower, vice-president of gaming technology at Nanotech Entertainment, talks about his new creation - Vegas 2047 - a pinball-based table game:
Largest Pot in Televised History?
Plus: Allen Kessler, roulette wheel bias, a grannie beats a trillion to one odds and a funny conversation overheard at the poker table. More
This 38 year old's only been playing poker for five years now and already he's got a WSOP bracelet to his name and he's closing in on $1 million in lifetime earnings. He says the bracelet was special!