Tag: Jeff Platt

PokerNews Week in Review: Esfandiari Robbed in Las Vegas

PokerNews Week in Review: Esfandiari Robbed in Las Vegas

Sarah Herring, Chad Holloway and Jeff Platt discuss the latest news in poker including Poker Players Championship victory, Dimitar Danchev in the $10K, Spraggy already scooping a WCOOP win, Bryan Piccioli leading the WSOP Main Event and Antonio Esfandiari robbed in his Las Vegas apartment for more than $1,000,000 including […]

PokerNews Week in Review: Scandal in the High Stakes

PokerNews Week in Review: Scandal in the High Stakes

Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss Bill Perkins, Daniel Cates aka Jungleman and Dan Bilzerian Scandal. Plus SCOOP, Super High Roller Bowl, Borgata Online, and more!!! Plus special guest Maria Konnikova shares about the release of her much anticipated book. [TIMESTAMPS] 06:00 | Global Casino Championship 18:20 | Bill Perkins/Jungleman […]

PokerNews Week in Review: Doug Polk Calls for Carolyn Goodman Recall

PokerNews Week in Review: Doug Polk Calls for Carolyn Goodman Recall

Chad Holloway, Sarah Herring and Jeff Platt get together to discuss the last couple weeks in poker. There are many topics covered including Doug Polk pushing for the recall of Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Casinos starting to open, WPT partypoker extending their series, SCOOP highlights, Keeping the Lights On, […]

PokerNews Week in Review: Coronavirus Update & Global Poker Awards Breakdown

PokerNews Week in Review: Coronavirus Update & Global Poker Awards Breakdown

Chad Holloway joins Jeff Platt as co-host for the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast. This week they talk about the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) news in the poker world and offer a category-by-category breakdown of the 2nd Annual Global Poker Awards. They also take a look at the partypoker Live […]

PokerNews Week in Review: Australian Poker Open and WSOP Mystery Bounty Event

PokerNews Week in Review: Australian Poker Open and WSOP Mystery Bounty Event

This week Chad Holloway and Jeff Platt discuss the Australian Poker Open, Brian Altman’s WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open victory, 2020 Borgata Winter Poker Open, break down the 2020 World Series of Poker schedule and offer their Super Bowl picks. Timestamps: 01:40 | Highlights from the Australian Poker Open 03:08 […]

PokerNews Week in Review: Is Phil Galfond Calling It Quits?

PokerNews Week in Review: Is Phil Galfond Calling It Quits?

Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway discuss Phil Galfond taking a break from the “Galfond Challenge,” James Romero winning MILLIONS South America Super High Roller, recap the WSOP Circuit Potawatomi, and Poker Central acquiring the rights to High Stakes Poker. Time Stamps 00:20 | Chad’s adventures on the WSOP Circuit 03:05 […]