Archive for July, 2010

Legends is off and running.

Friday, July 30th, 2010

The 2010 Legends of Poker is underway. The first event is strictly a Bike locals affair.The Legends may not show until the ME in a month.328 entered Day1a,346 1b, of the $300 NLHE with a $400k guarantee. With two more day1’s including a Friday and Saturday evening the guarantee should be met. Where is the […]

Stars show up for $1m guarantee

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Four of the five Day ones of the $1m guarantee are done and dusted. The entries were,in order: 529,563,596 and 716. If todays number is repeated the gamble will have paid off for Matt Savage. The Commerce dealers and staff certainly needed the business. Some names who have played: Sara Chau, David Pham, Hollywood Dave,Al […]

News in brief

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

Not many players FT a $5000 buy in tournie then win a $50 buy in a few days later.That is exactly what Jim Pittman achieved. After his big score at the Bellagio he entered the small tournie at the Bike and added another $12.5k to his weekly earnings. I believe the Bike is done until […]

Jennifer Tilly has a good day at Bellagio (then a bad one)

Monday, July 12th, 2010

The eye candy in one of my favourite movies,”Let it Ride”, Jennifer Tilly split first place in the $5k event at the Bellagio. Jennifers share was a whopping $112k plus a seat in the Bellagio Cup ME with Danny Yousefzadeh taking just the money! 93 entered the event. The ME started today but the entry […]

News in brief

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

While the WPT (not to be confused with the scumbag WTP) prepares to unveil Matt Savage on Saturday morning at the Bellagio as their new exec TD , the Commerce has decided to blow the cobwebs off the Ballroom with a single summer tournie. The buy in is $335 with a Million dollar guarantee. The […]

Freeroll time at the Bike

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

The last tournament ME finished on Monday (no results available,I believe because Greg is probably taking a couple of well earned days off).The Star + Stripes begins tomorrow (no tournie on the 4th). Inbetween the Bicycle Club held a $50k freeroll for cash players yesterday and a $10k freeroll for giving your email to […]