Pokercast Episode 315 - Jesse Martin and SCOOP 2014
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week Mike and Adam welcome high stakes cash game pro Jesse Martin back to the show to give us an update on the state of the nosebleed mixed cash games at the Commerce. Jesse also looks forward to his summer in Vegas at the WSOP and drops some sleepers to select in your WSOP fantasy draft. The guys get some triple draw strategy questions in and get Jesse's take on Shane Schleger's assertion that Jesse is the best cash game player on the planet. The big story of the week is the arrival of SCOOP 2014 and the amazing turnout for the first few events. The WSOP countdown continues with high profile players selling packages at Twoplustwo, as well as some changes to the start time of the afternoon events. SteveD stops by to talk about SCOOP and the results of the recent crackdown on ratholing. Mike and Adam tell some drinking stories and, as always, the password to the May 11th Pokerstars Invitational for Pokercast listeners is revealed.
The Horrors - So Now You Know (2014) Current Swell - Rollin' (2014) The 1975 - Chocolate (2014)
Jesse Martin - is a professional poker player originally from Northboro, Ma, now living in Southern California. Known as mazeorbowie online, due to his affection for jam band Phish, he broke through with a 400K score after finishing 4th in the 2009 WCOOP Main Event. His most notable live achievement is winning the gold bracelet in the 10K 2-7NL event at the 2013 WSOP. Jesse is regularly ranked among the Top 100 on the Global Poker Index. Learn more about Jesse Martin