Watch live streams from Doug Polk and Jason Mercier as they play the SCOOP $25k High Roller. A winner has been selected in the PokerStars Players Choice SCOOP Event. Find these stories and more in today’s Hit and Run.
Watch the $25k SCOOP High Roller
The PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker, more commonly known as the SCOOP, is well underway with Wednesday’s featured event being the $25,000 buy-in 8-max High Roller. Participants are battling for $2 million in guaranteed prizes. A total of 70 players have entered the tournament as of 6:22 PM ET with the top 16 being paid.
Doug Polk and Jason Mercier are each live streaming the event as they battle in the tournament. If you’re looking for something to do today, its a good opportunity to watch some exciting live high stakes poker.
Doug Polk via Youtube:
Jason Mercier with Jason Somerville on Twitch:
The SCOOP continues through May 22nd. SCOOP tournaments are being held in three buy-in categories – low, medium and high buy-ins.
– PokerStars players have chosen the Progressive Knockout as the Players Choice tournament for the PokerStars SCOOP finale on May 22nd. The tournament was the selection of PokerStars Team Pro and Twitch streamer Jaime Staples.
– Alex Weldon starts his new series on the latest Twitter drama in the world of poker. Complete with his classic snarky commentary.
– A scheduled Pennsylvania online gaming hearing was delayed on Tuesday as the Senate continues to work on details of the proposal.
– Doyle Brunson is most famous as being a poker player, but did you know he also was an NBA prospect? So much so that Brunson has been inducted into the Texas Athletic Hall of Fame.
– Grinderschool.com classic poker training video continues the series with a talk on coolers. This is episode 5 in a 13 part series.
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