Tournament Poker

Posted by on Jul 31, 2016 in Blog, Poker | No Comments

For most of my 11+ years as a professional poker player I have focused on cash games rather than tournaments. For those of you who read this blog that are unfamiliar with poker I will break down the differences for you. In a cash game you buy in for an amount in real dollars (for […]

It’s been a long time!

Posted by on Jul 13, 2014 in Blog, Poker | No Comments

I realized the other day that I haven’t posted anything on here in over a year and that made me sad. I’ve been reading some of my old poker blog entries from 2006 and 2007 and I’ve really enjoyed seeing what my thought process was like back then. I’d like to be able to continue […]

On the Road Again with the Momeys Part 5, Vegas, baby!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

This is the last episode of the series for our trip out to Vegas. Tomorrow we are leaving here and heading back home. I haven’t decided for sure whether I will do a few more episodes for the trip home or not but more than likely I will because it seems like everyone has enjoyed […]

On the Road Again with The Momeys Part 4

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

Yesterday, I played the main event and couldn’t get much going and managed to bag 10,200 which is still 20 big blinds going to tomorrow. We resume play tomorrow at noon and I hope to run my stack up quite a bit. I think this video is my favorite. This was our first time in […]

On the Road Again with The Momeys Part 3

Posted by on Jul 6, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

This one is a little long but it was by far the longest day of the trip. For those of you back in the Philly area, the storms we went through were the ones that hit you guys a few days later that everyone was saying were terrible. I played my last preliminary event of […]

On the Road Again with The Momeys Part 2: Fun in Chicago

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

So here is part 2 of our wacky adventure across the country for the WSOP. As I am editing these videos, I am also watching the footage for the first time and one part of this is so simple but had me laughing hysterically over and over. It is Ava saying something in the background […]

On The Road Again with The Momeys Part 1: The Trip to Chicago

Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

Here is part 1 of the video blog series that I recorded for our road trip across the country to Las Vegas for the WSOP. I realize that I made a mistake and filmed everything the wrong way with the iPhone. Next time I do one of these I will remember to turn the camera! […]

Trailer for the On the Road video blog series!

Posted by on Jun 27, 2013 in Blog, Poker, Travel | No Comments

Here is the trailer for the on the road video blog series. I recommend opening the video in YouTube and watching it in full screen. Part 1 will be posted either tomorrow or Friday night! Please feel free to leave your feedback in the comments section or on Facebook or Twitter. Thanks!

WSOP Trip 1 Report

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Blog, Poker | No Comments

So my first trip out west this Summer for the WSOP was a lot of fun. I played four events total and below is the poker talk of what happened in each: Event 3 1k NL: I managed to bag a very short stack at the end of day 1 and was fortunate to double […]

2013 WSOP is here: What I’ve learned about myself from poker and other random thoughts

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in Blog, Poker | No Comments

Ten years ago, Chris Moneymaker won the World Series of Poker Main event and unquestionably altered the path my life would take (Check out this awesome oral history of the event done recently by Grantland). I had already begun playing the game with friends after being introduced to it by my friend Lax but Moneymaker’s win […]