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When I was broke, no one ever offered to buy me a beer. Now that I have quite a bit of money, everybody tries to…
The pros really like all the new people playing poker because they love the dead money; but when the money wins they don’t like that…
Not having the online game has made it more difficult. There are a lot of young and upcoming players in poker. But you don’t get…
The competition has improved tremendously. In 2003, I could teach a guy how to play poker in an hour and he could win some money.…
If you’re a poker player and you show up at a casino at 8 a.m., you’re going to be by yourself or with some people…
If you want to make money and have action, you need to work from like, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Those are the hours. That…
I’ve talked a lot with Greg Raymer and Joe Hachem. Being on Team PokerStars with them has helped me out quite a bit. I’ve traveled…
I used to sports gamble a lot and I was getting killed on that but then I found poker and really enjoyed it. But it…
I don’t play a lot of tournaments, but if I don’t win a tournament in a year, people are like, ‘What in the world is…
I actually do quite well in Omaha. It’s one of my better games. I love pot-limit Omaha and Omaha high-low. I do quite well in…
But I want people to understand that poker’s not all glamorous, it’s not all being on TV and making tons of money. It’s a hard…
You have it or you don’t… I think I have it.
When I had a full-time job, I really wasn’t that busy, but now I’m really busy. I guess that’s a good thing.
I don’t like the way I ever appear on TV.
If you see me playing a $1/$2 no-limit on PokerStars, I’m probably experimenting with something, trying something new seeing how it works.
I always pretend like I’m nervous no matter what. I try to fall asleep.
For the most part, I get to do what I want to do. If I want to play poker, I can. If I don’t want…
World Class players can lay down the toughest hands and play any two cards at any time without fear. Their reads are impeccable.
My biggest fear was public speaking, and then having everyone know who I was, it was definitely weird at first. When I first won, it…
I’m comfortable with the hold ’em, Omaha and stud high-low. But the other two games aren’t my strongest games. I’m not comfortable at all with…
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