Greg Merson: 'None of This Would be Possible if I Wasn't Clean'
Last year Greg Merson did the impossible, winning his first WSOP bracelet for over $1.1 million and then going on to win the World Series of Poker Main Event for over $8.5 million just a few months later. But Merson's life hasn't always been so smooth. The young poker pro has battled addiction and now credits poker with helping him stay clean. He also credits his sobriety for his success on the felt. We sat down with Merson to discuss the changes he's gone through and what it means to him to lead a satisfying life.