Earl Barron loves poker. We know because he told us.
And Barron also loves basketball. We know because he was on the 2006 Miami Heat Championship team.
Barron won his way into the 2012 WSOP Main Event through a live satellite and now he's got a shot at $8.5 million. Barron speaks to us about his love of poker and how he picked it up while playing ball in Miami in this World Series of Poker video interview.
Watch the full interview above and make sure to check out our WSOP 2012 Main Event live updates for all the action.