Pokercast Episode 265 - WSOP Asia-Pacific & Black Friday 2 Years Later
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - Live From The Two Plus Two Studio April 16th 2013 - After a brief hiatus, Mike & Adam are back on the headsets with full coverage of the inagural WSOP - Asia Pacific including discussion of Phil Ivey's 9th bracelet victory and Daniel Negreanu's historic main event triumph. They also discuss the 2nd anniversary of Black Friday including Ray Bitar's controversial plea bargain due to a life threatening heart condition. Forum static topics include discussion of recent televised verbal attacks by Scott Seiver and Tony G, the introduction of 'beginners' tables at Full Tilt and the increased deployment of 'anonymous' cash game tables at various online poker rooms. Lee Jones of PokerStars joins the gang to chat up the upcoming SCOOP and some new MTT rebuy features. There was no invitational password provided this week.
Music Credits - PokerCast Theme - Demitone Productions Inc. © 2007 Running For Cover by Ivan & Alyosha - All The Times We Had LP, You Take Me As I Am by Stornoway - Tales From Terra Firma LP San Francisco by The Mowgli's - Love's Not Dead EP
Lee Jones has been involved in the commercial poker industry for over 20 years, beginning his career as an amateur player at the Garden City and Bay 101 poker clubs in San Jose, California. In 2003, Lee was named poker room manager for PokerStars and currently works in the Home Games division. In 1994, he wrote Winning Low Limit Hold’em, still considered a must read for any new Limit Hold'em player. Learn more about Lee Jones