BIG Dave and Joe are On Location from the PPC Isle Casino Winter Series Main Event. Guests include Sandy Swartzbaugh, Irwin Block, Tony Burns, and Chris Bolek.
BIG Dave and Joe preview the 2015 WSOP schedule, which was released this week, and talk about the addition of several new events. The guys also look ahead to GPI's American Poker Awards and give some advice on how to reduce stress and be more productive when starting a professional career in the game.
Chris Bolek joins BIG Dave in studio as fill in co-host. The guys discuss Chris' big win at the Rock n Roll Open in December. They also talk about the recent increase in head to head competition between several South Florida venues. Albert Destrade, former contestant on the TV show "Survivor", joins the guys to talk about his first big victory at the Isle Classic over the weekend.
Bernard Lee, poker player, journalist, and broadcaster, joins BIG Dave and Joe to talk about the big events of 2014 and what's ahead in 2015. Lee also discusses his successful charity efforts in the Boston area over the Holidays. At the end of the show, the guys talk about the latest cheating scandal in Great Britain which was recently prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, and how poker players need to report these illegal acts to prevent them from happening in the future.
BIG Dave and Joe run down the latest results from several South Florida events as the region is packed with poker action. The guys also continue their discussion of what kind of commitment it takes to have a successful career in poker. They finish off with an early review of the recently released WSOP schedule.
BIG Dave and Joe ring in the New Year with their poker resolutions for 2015. They also preview several January events and talk about their personal plans for the poker tables this year.