BIG Dave and Joe wrap up the WPT bestbet tourney in Jacksonville, won by Sam Panzica. They guys also discuss the Big One for One Drop, the Poker Hall of Fame inductees, and talk about having a pre-flop checklist in small stakes play.
Jesse Hollander, Assistant Director of Poker at bestbet Jacksonville, joins the guys to preview the WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble. BIG Dave and Joe also discuss the effects of Florida's close call with Hurricane Matthew and the new invitation-only format of the Big One for One Drop.
Joe is back from his travels to the Midwest with some interesting stories about the PPC Tour. BIG Dave and Joe take a look at recent results and upcoming events, plus with South Florida in the cross-hairs of Hurricane Matthew, the guys discuss the effects of big weather events on poker tournaments.
Marc Perlman, former poker dealer and floor manager, joins BIG Dave in studio to discuss Omaha 8 and the Will Kassouf WSOP penalty. Marc also talks about his personal transition as a player after leaving the floor side of the business.
BIG Dave and Joe discuss the approach players should take when planning to turn professional, learning from the mistakes that others have made in the past. The guys also talk about the latest news and results including the struggles for the Global Poker League as it tries to survive.
BIG Dave and Joe discuss the upcoming ESPN TV schedule for this summer's WSOP action and the differing opinions about how viewers look at these programs. They also talk about the state's ruling allowing 3-card poker at the racinos and cover ongoing results from the WPT and WSOP Circuit.
Comedian Brad Garrett gives BIG Dave a funny interview at the Seminole Hard Rock during his Charity Series of Poker Event, while the actor was able to discuss the many successful facets of his career. The guys also talk about how an improving poker player needs to part with good hands in tough situations by determining the range of opponents.
BIG Dave and Joe wrap up the Big 4 at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open and tell a few stories about the event. BIG Dave talks to Chris Klodnicki about the disturbing trend of slow play in the game. The struggling summer of the Global Poker League is also on the agenda, along with the continued growth of the PPC Tour.