• 4 of Poker’s Great Pros

    Literally millions and millions of people are trying to be the next "big thing" in poker, but here is a short list of 4 of the more well known "nice guys" of poker. Even though "nice" is connected with their names when you are playing them it’s "no more Mr. Nice guy" until they have put you out of the game!

    Daniel Negreanu

    In Two Thousand and Four, his tourney earnings added up to in the region of four and a half million dollars and he attained two highly respected awards in the WSOP Player of the Year and Cardplayer Magazine’s Tourney Player of the Year. In Feb Two Thousand and Six he was appointed Card Player’s Preferred Poker Player. Daniel even still has the humility to speak to his admirers about how they can advance their own game.

    Howard Lederer

    Called "The Professor" and brother of fellow poker pro Annie Duke. His success has allowed him to make an instructional video named "Secrets of No Limit Hold’em" and also holding a tournament poker show for Fox. As of 2005, his total life winnings exceed 2.7 million dollars.

    Scotty Nguyen

    Scott is one of the most active players in professional poker and from Two Thousand and 2004 he placed in the money in well over one hundred competitions. He’s notorious for saying "yeah baby" during poker games and also credited with the term "that’s poker baby" when alluding to a especially bad loss. As of 2006, his life time earnings are just about 6 million dollars.

    Chris Ferguson

    Chris has won 5 World Series of Poker titles with 2 of his successes happening in Two Thousand and Three. Has the nickname "Jesus" because of his trademark long hair and beard, that, and along with his ability to throw playing cards quick enough to slice through bananas and pickles. As of 2005 his total live poker tourney winnings exceeded $5 million.

     August 9th, 2017  Marlee   No comments

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