Pokercast 453 - Double dose of Alan Boston, Phil Sabbah & RIO Coach Sam Greenwood
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week on the Pokercast: Back by popular demand, this week you get a double dose of Alan Boston as well as two more great guests. To begin we review Terrence’s fight as well as Adam’s weight loss plus Adam and Terrence will represent humanity in a Brains vs AI challenge of their own. In the news this week: Online poker soon to be banned in Australia, the WPT throws a wrench into the Royal Flush Girls, plus #mikeandcateplushate was completed this weekend and Cate Hall was the victor, T and Adam review the poker world’s reaction to the grudge match. Our first guest is Phil Sabbah of the Playground Poker Club in Montreal. Phil joins us to give us a preview of the largest guaranteed live tournament in Canadian history, the Party Poker Millionaire with a $5M Guarantee! Then remaining on the same tournament topic, a guy with a better shot of winning that tournament than you or I, Sam Greenwood of Run It Once joins us to talk about the life of a live MTT pro including the pros and cons of swapping pieces and selling/buying action. After a break we are joined by Alan Boston once again to talk about the lines for the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament, his pick(s) for this round of play and obviously many other topics. We answer some of your mail as well before we wrap up the show.
Alan Boston is a professional sports bettor and world renowned college basketball handicapper. Alan has played in the World Series of Poker for more than a decade and has many top 20 finishes. His best result is a second place finish in the $2,500 7-Card Stud tournament. In addition, he has two third-place finishes and one fourth place in 7-Card Stud. Learn more about Alan Boston