Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 04, 2013 Posted in TV Poker, WSOP News | No Comments »
WSOP Nov 9

Tonight at 8PM Eastern Time (5PM local time) ESPN2 will broadcast the final table of the World Series of Poker Main Event, where the nine remaining players will be playing for the top prize of over $8 million. As they have done the past two years, ESPN willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 16, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, TV Poker | No Comments »
team ub

After a few delays and much anticipation, on October 22nd, 2013 the poker world will finally be able to see the fruits of Scott “ElevenGrover” Bell’s labors, as his documentary Ultimate Beat: too much to lose is scheduled for release. In addition to being released in a downloadableRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 13, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | 3 Comments »
UKIPT

Online streams of live poker tournaments have become a major part of tournament coverage over the past few years, but the poker world has never seen a live stream that can compare to the one currently on display at the Full Tilt Poker website for the UKIPT GalwayRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 08, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, TV Poker | No Comments »
poker night

From what I have seen, heard, and read Poker Night in America appears to be a combination of a typical televised poker tournament and reality YV where the players are followed around away from the tables as well as at the felt. So unlike past made for TVRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 27, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | No Comments »
horse

When the field of 64 players was announced for the 2013 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship last week there were a few “controversial” selections, players that maybe were prematurely invited and players whose better days are now in the rearview mirror. Well, as it turns out it wasRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 26, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | No Comments »
NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship

After two days of play the field of the 2013 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship has been pared down to just eight players and it’s an intriguing group to say the least. Each of the players in the Elite 8 has played three heads-up matches over the pastRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 24, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | No Comments »
NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship

On Wednesday night the participants in the 2013 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship assembled at Caesar’s Palace for the “Draw Party”, where the 64 players found out who their first-round opponents will be, and what their path to the Final Four will look like. The tournament uses anRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 19, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | 1 Comment »
NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship

The NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship will be making its return on January 24th, 2013, ending the one-year hiatus the popular “made-for-TV” poker tournament took after Black Friday left networks scrambling to determine if airing poker shows was 1) going to be worthwhile, and 2) going to getRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 16, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, TV Poker | No Comments »
NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship

NBC has been playing their cards close to their vest when it comes to the roster for the 2013 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship, which is set to take place in less than 10 days. Normally the roster would already be in, and be scrutinized and debated adRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 29, 2012 Posted in Poker Player News, TV Poker | 1 Comment »
DanielNegreanu

After Daniel Negreanu tweeted out a link to a teaser video showing himself consulting with an astrologer for an episode of Millionaire Matchmaker, my mind was immediately drawn to the past “performances” by poker players on reality TV shows, and my hope is that Daniel (whom I greatlyRead Full Article