Both starting days are in the books and registration for the 2014 World Poker Tour World Championship is officially closed, with the future champion sitting somewhere among the 200 remaining players. Among those 200 players, Jason Koon stands heads and shoulders above the rest – and not just in a physical sense. Koon, who graced [...]
Early on in his tournament poker career, James Calderaro experienced some tremendous success and had some close calls with history. His second major recorded cash came in the $25,000 WPT World Championship, where he finished 20th in 2008, and it’d get even better the following year at the World Series of Poker. Calderaro narrowly missed [...]
We found Allen Kessler without a patch and asked him why he hasn’t been involved in Ivey League. He also shared opinions on tipping and Phil Ivey‘s pending case.
Abraham Korotki recently won the Borgata Spring Open, but perhaps is more notorious for winning a ladies event. He defends this decision and gives a shoutout to his Puerto Rican sisters.
3-time bracelet winner Jeff Madsen is off to another strong year. He considers the possibility of getting into rap battling, perhaps against Matt Marafioti.
Phil Hellmuth discusses his mentorship of Greg Merson, laments that the Players Council may never happen if players don’t take action, and loves BLUFF’s new POY
Winning a World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event ring is an accomplishment within itself, winning back-to-back Main Event titles at the same location is almost unheard of, but winning the same event three times inside five years has got to be impossible, right? Not for Blair Hinkle. After three days of action at the [...]
The sixth event on the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker schedule did what four of the first five events did – it smashed the guarantee. A total of 329 players showed up for the $91 + $9 Six Max event, creating a prizepool of $29,329, nearly $10,000 past the guarantee. Mitch “CharlieBrown” Friedberg came [...]
Mornings are never fun. The best way to manage them – to get through them really – is to create a routine. For most people that means a shower, a commute, a coffee and spending the first 15 minutes of your day procrastinating before getting your workday started. Here at BLUFF, we think The Ante [...]
It was just one year ago that Paul Volpe that went on an incredible run in back-to-back World Poker Tour events to find himself in contention for WPT Player of the Year. On Monday Volpe turned the clock back a little bit and put in a strong performance on Day 1A of the WPT World [...]
Greg Merson admits that he didn’t see any benefit in being an ambassador before, but now accepts that promoting himself and the game is best for everyone.
Mike Sexton contends that games should run faster, and that it should not be the responsibility of the players to enforce this or engage in clock wars.
The controversial ruling that resulted in a reduced prizepool for 27 players has Matt Glantz concerned about player incentive to report cheating.
The latest edition of the BLUFF Power Rankings have felt the effect of the spring tournament season with Mukul Pahuja rocketing up the rankings and debuting in the ninth spot. Daniel Negreanu still holds the lead and will look to add to his lead at the upcoming EPT Grand Final event. Pahuja wasn’t the only [...]