PokerCast Episode 141 - Adam Schoenfeld, Jason Potter, Shaun Deeb & Rich Muny
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - The feature guest this week on the Two Plus Two PokerCast is professional poker player Adam Schoenfeld. Adam comes on the program to talk about his play at this years WSOP, his involvement in the dot com boom and shares some stories from his work on Card Players The Scoop. Mike and Adam also connect with two-time WCOOP bracelet winner Shaun Deeb to get the low down on his second bracelet win in the $1,050 No Limit Hold’em event. Jason Potter makes a long overdue appearance on the PokerCast after taking down his first WCOOP bracelet in event 36 - Limit Omaha Hi/Lo. The battle continues over the future of online poker in California and Rich Muny of Poker Players Alliance chimes in on the program to provide his thoughts on this hot topic. Deuces Cracked coach Travis Steffen provides some more great poker strategy about 'Training' in this weeks Leggo Poker/Deuces Cracked strategy segment. Mike and Adam also provide WCOOP & WSOPE coverage, discuss forum static and give away the password for the September 26th Poker Stars VIP Club Invitational for PokerCast listeners. Discuss this Pokercast on the 2+2 Forums
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Adam Schoenfeld is an American born professional poker play and former Card Player columnist who quit his job as the vice president of an Internet analysis firm, Jupiter Communications in order to pursue poker full time. He co-hosted a series of shows entitled The Scoop for Card Player's online television network during the 2007 WSOP events. Adam has nearly $400K in lifetime tournament winnings, including a 5th place finish at the 2004 WPT L.A. Poker Classic and a deep run in the 2008 World Series of Poker Main Event. He’s also a skilled ring game player and loves playing at live games in his native New York. Learn more about Adam Schoenfeld
Shaun Deeb is a professional poker player from Troy, NY currently living in Las Vegas. Deeb launched his online tournament career from a single deposit of $30, which he parlayed into $33,000 in two weeks.
Deeb rose to internet poker fame and was known for the incredible multi-table tournament volume he could put in, as well as his ability to multi-tabling 30+ tournaments at one time. In addition to his multi-tabling prowess, Deeb was lauded for his ability to take a nightly $5 re-buy tournament as serious as he would a tournament with exponentially larger buy in. After dominating the online tournament scene for years, Shaun has now set his sights on playing in the largest live poker games in the world.Learn more about Shaun Deeb
Rich “TheEngineer” Muny is an engineer, poker player, and columnist for BigGovernment.com. A long time conservative-libertarian who grew disenchanted with the big government, big spending ways of the GOP leadership of the early 2000s, Rich became active in grassroots poker advocacy efforts while also becoming a prolific blogger on conservative-libertarian political issues. Rich has been a tireless advocate for poker rights since passage of the UIGEA, and he has successfully organized like-minded poker enthusiasts to work together on many campaigns for poker rights. These efforts led to his being named to the Board of Directors in 2007. Rich also serves as the PPA Kentucky State Director. Learn more about Rich Muny