Could Full Tilt be cutting ties with its pros? And one of the least favorite pros around still isn’t making friends. It’s all in the week’s most interesting threads in the world of poker forums.
Still a toolbox
Thread: Doug Lee, biggest toolbox ever?
That famous thread with more than 4,000 posts, detailing the shenanigans perpetrated by live grinder Doug Lee, is back, with more accusations about why Lee is such a toolbox.
Bye bye Gus and Isildur1?
Thread: FullTilt parted ways with Viktor and Gus!?
This definitely fits in the “Gossip” part of NVG, as someone theorizes that Gus Hansen and Viktor “Isildur1″ Blom are out as Full Tilt pros. Are they being moved to PokerStars? Cut altogether? What would it mean for the nosebleed cash games?
Thread: Jason Somerville streaming Poker on Twitch and currently over 9500 viewers!
Jason Somerville was already one of the best poker pros at the interwebz/social media. And his ability to attract a sizeable audience on Twitch, where gamers broadcast themselves, is another sign.
Featured at WSOP
Thread: Poll Curtis Rystadt… WSOP Featured Table Day 3-4-5
If you watched some of the recent coverage of the WSOP main event coverage on ESPN, you will no doubt remember Rystadt, who doesn’t have a ton of fans in the poker community, especially after some his behavior. The jury seems to be out on whether what he was doing at the featured table was OK or not, however.
The WSOP Asia Pacific and European Poker Tour London wrap up. And what’s up with Full Tilt’s “Professionals”? It’s all in our day-to-day wrap-up of the entire world of poker, the Strike and Operate.
WSOP, EPT winners: The Planet Series of Poker Asia Pacific major celebration is in the guides. Scott Davies took the title for $ 850K. Former WSOP player of the calendar year Frank Kassela was fifth. Report here.
At the European Poker Tour London, Germany’s Sebastian Pauli received the major function for £499K. Kevin MacPhee took second and just missed out on his second EPT title, as did PokerStars pro Jake Cody, who was fifth. Report listed here.
Far more with the winner:
And highlights from the total tourney collection:
–The prime films, threads and podcasts of the week. The most interesting nugget is speculation about the position of Gus Hansen and Viktor “Isildur1″ Blom at Entire Tilt.
–Chile’s Oscar Alache takes down the LAPT7 Peru Grand Closing for $ 135K.
–WSOP bracelet winner Darren Woods is in problems for alleged fraud and money laundering.
PokerStars will take us within its procedure. Antonio Esfandiari has some advice. And when did Dan Colman get so very good? Examine out the leading poker movies of the 7 days in Rewind.
Inside of PokerStars
PokerStars releases the most recent of its films taking us within its operation. Listed here, we learn how they shuffle the playing cards:
If Antonio Esfandiari is handing out free of charge technique, we’re listening:
Colman gets to be manager
Potential of poker
The director of the Global Poker Index, Alex Dreyfus, talks about in which poker is headed:
ESPN has working day five protection of the Globe Sequence of Poker principal celebration, Sunday at 9 p.m. Eastern: