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I’m back home in Florida, relaxing for most of November before heading back out for more tournaments in December.  Now that the NBA season is underway, I’m taking advantage of the time off to watch some hoops, including following how my Miami Heat are going to do without LeBron James this year. I actually just

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I’m writing just as I’m getting set to start a summer full of poker at the WSOP and not long after finishing playing in the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars.  As usually happens, the SCOOP was a great warm-up for the WSOP, and this time it was especially fun as I finally

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Since I came back from the Alpha8 tournament in South Africa I’ve been spending a lot of time at home in Florida. The few exceptions have been some short trips to play in World Poker Tour events. I flew out to Los Angeles for the L.A. Poker Classic at the Commerce Casino, then went up

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Setting goals for 2014 was one of the thoughts that kept resonating with me throughout my two month break from poker.  Often before a new year, I set very broad goals such as “profit a million dollars.”   Now, while I think that’s a good goal to have and a very achievable one, I wanted to

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I’m currently in Barcelona where I’ll be shooting Pokerstars commercials for the next week.  This is something I’m extremely excited about because I had a blast the last time I was involved in such projects a couple years back!  It should be a really fun week in Barcelona as I’m going to get to hang

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I received your questions on my Facebook page yesterday and said I would choose 10 of them to answer, so here they are! Thanks to everybody who participated!   If you had to choose poker players to build a basketball team, who would you recruit?   There are a lot of good basketball players that

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A few days ago, I posted Part 1 of my blog about the European Poker Tour Season 10 celebration video done by PokerStars and Nick Javas. If you didn’t check that out, be sure to go back and do so before checking out Part 2.   RIDE ON THE RIVER (CONTINUED) (Chorus) Ride on the

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It’s almost time for me to head off to London for the next stop on the European Poker Tour, but I wanted to take a look back at one of my favorite moments from the first stop in Barcelona.   RIDE ON THE RIVER In celebration of the 10th season on the tour, PokerStars and

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In my blog from this past weekend, I talked about my recent third-place run in Event #24: $700 NLHE of the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker. While the focus of that blog was the event and analyzing some of the key hands I played, I did more than just play poker in Toronto, and

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It’s been two weeks since my last blog from the kickoff festival of Season 10 of the European Poker Tour in Barcelona, and plenty has happened in between now and then. I wrapped up EPT Barcelona with the €10,000 High Roller and €5,000 Turbo, but did’t cash in either of those. I did have a

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