Lederer Returns to Tournament Poker in Bellagio $10k

Howard Lederer
Poker pariah returns.

In a bold move that has the poker world buzzing, Howard Lederer made his return to tournament poker tonight at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Currently on his second buy-in and still alive in the Festa al Lago $10k, Lederer seems to have escaped any dramatic confrontations to this point.

The Twittersphere however, as expected, is up in arms.

Several players have commented on Lederer's presence and the atmosphere in the room.

Most are simply shocked he'd appear in a room of poker players before Full Tilt accounts have been repaid.

Lederer has been playing in Bobby's Room at the Bellagio over the last couple of weeks but had yet to expose himelf so prominently to the general poker public.

A small measure of justice was meted out as one of the first people to draw a seat beside him, Anthony Gregg, went on to bust Lederer's first bullet.

The tension in the room, however, is still palpable:

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Garner [G-Bone] 2012-10-29 12:04:43

Seriously, if I was there I'd say right to his face, "How's my money spending? How's that working out for ya?"

You gotta say SOMETHING peeps! Somebody, reprezent!

Funn 2012-10-24 12:22:36

You fuckin little pansy bitches. Go fucking say something you poker pussies. Ya lets vent in twitter. Get a fuckin life and grows some balls you little fuckin wankers. Y'all sound like whiney lil bitches. Hell I rather bitch smack y'all for being a bunch of little pussies than hit him. Makes me sick ya bunch of bitches.

flppy 2012-10-24 10:43:33

Unbelievable. Wait two weeks howie!

me 2012-10-24 06:51:46

Yeah i'm sure he is real scared of a bunch of poker nerds

Ryan 2012-10-24 06:50:19

guy is just so scummy its beyond belief sitting there with everybodys money its a disgrace

bnizzle 2012-10-23 20:41:24

lol twitter tough guys fucking hit him

Hank 2012-10-23 20:40:51

As I've said before I have no stake in the Full Tilt payout but that would severely anger me to watch him spend $20,000 of my money right in front of me.