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Daniel Negreanu: High Stakes Poker Meltdown

17 March 2009, Created By: Daniel Skolovy
Posted in: The Poker Reporter Blog , Strategy Snapshots
Daniel Negreanu: <i>High Stakes Poker</i> Meltdown
Episode 3 of High Stakes Poker Season 5 aired last night, and like the previous two episodes, it made for some solid TV. The storyline emerging from this episode was the implosion of Daniel Negreanu. It's no secret that HSP has never been too kind to Kid Poker. We all remember the set-over-set, turned-quads-over-full-house hand that cost Daniel his stack against Gus Hansen a few years back. The recurring theme seemed to be Daniel putting his opponent on a better hand and yet calling off his chips anyway.

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Dwan vs. Eastgate: Best WTF Look Ever on High Stakes Poker?

6 March 2009, Created By: Daniel Skolovy
Posted in: The Poker Reporter Blog , Strategy Snapshots
Dwan vs. Eastgate: Best WTF Look Ever on High Stakes Poker?
Last Sunday, High Stakes Poker stormed back onto television screens nationwide with one of the most talked-about hands in its history. The highlight of the first episode of the fifth season was clearly the $175,200 pot played between WSOP Main Event Champion Peter Eastgate and online dynamo Tom "durrrr" Dwan. The hand, probably one of the most thought-provoking ones ever played on the show, had people arguing whether Eastgate missed out on value by playing the hand so passively.

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Strategy Snapshot: Drawing Blood from a Stone

25 August 2008, Created By: Daniel Skolovy
Posted in: WSOP Blog , Strategy Snapshots
Strategy Snapshot: Drawing Blood from a Stone
With the long march to the Main Event underway on ESPN, we revisit Event 1 for today's snapshot and watch Andy Bloch milk maximum value from Mike Sexton with perfect bet sizes. Players: Andy Bloch vs. Mike Sexton Game: 2008 World Series of Poker Event 1, $10k Pot-Limit Hold'em World Championship Situation: $30k/$60k blinds; four players remaining at the final table Stack Sizes: Bloch $4.42 million; Sexton $1.5 million

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