BIG Dave and Joe talk about the upcoming Seminole Hard Rock Showdown, which started last week with a $1 million guaranteed event that fell short. The guys also talk about a Deuces Wild Event at the EPT Vienna and how much fun everyone felt was brought back to poker. The show closes with BIG Dave's interview of former November Niner Ylon Schwartz .
BIG Dave and Joe talk about the latest results in the poker world, including two WPT events on both coasts and the Battle at the Beaches in South Florida. Interviews with the Isle winner and runner-up, plus a discussion about the Tomko/Byers article regarding cheating in the online poker world finish out the show.
BIG Dave and Joe talk with Kevin McLellan about his poker charity tournament to be played March 23 at the Palm Beach Kennel Club. The guys also discuss the recent call for a "shot clock" in poker for major events, and talk about how that would be implemented.
BIG Dave and Joe discuss the latest developments in poker on television, the release of the WSOP schedule for this summer, and the possible need to make changes to avoid counterfeit chips. They also take a quick look at 3 major tournaments going on in Florida.
BIG Dave and Joe wrap up the final decision rendered by the WSOP Circuit and the Palm Beach Kennel Club regarding Chan Pelton taking a poker chip off the table while winning an event and being subsequently disqualified. The guys also evaluate a couple of hands and the strategy behind the decisions
Tina Bergstrom, CEO of the new "Legends Classic Series", a poker tour for seniors 45 and up, joins BIG Dave and Joe to announce their plans to get underway in June. The guys also discuss the decision to disqualify Chan Pelton, the player who confiscated a poker chip from an event in the WSOP Circuit at Palm Beach Kennel Club.
Maurice Hawkins, winner of the opening event of the WSOP Circuit Series at the Palm Beach Kennel Club, joins BIG Dave and Joe to talk about his victory over 2500+ competitors. The guys also discuss the chip stealing episode by the winner of two events in the series, which has cast the Casino Champion race in doubt.
Jared Tendler, author and one of the finest and most effective Mental Game Coaches in poker, joins BIG Dave and Joe. Jared has written two books about the mental side of the game and helped hundreds of players on the road to success with his magazine articles and individual coaching.