Who is Eric Baldwin? Meet the Poker Grinder Extraordinaire

Who is Eric Baldwin? Meet the Poker Grinder Extraordinaire

The poker world is chock full of a variety of personalities. Some are larger-than-life like Phil Hellmuth and Mike Matusow, while others—albeit highly talented and successful—are a bit more conservative and down-to-Earth. Meet Eric Baldwin, aka “basebaldy,” a Las Vegas local who—despite his immense success in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) and other large-scale […]

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Who is Eric Baldwin? Meet the Poker Grinder Extraordinaire

Who is Eric Baldwin? Meet the Poker Grinder Extraordinaire

The poker world is chock full of a variety of personalities. Some are larger-than-life like Phil Hellmuth and Mike Matusow, while others—albeit highly talented and successful—are a bit more conservative and down-to-Earth. Meet Eric Baldwin, aka “basebaldy,” a Las Vegas local who—despite his immense success in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) and other large-scale […]

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Gus Hansen: 7 Hands that Epitomize “The Great Dane”

Gus Hansen: 7 Hands that Epitomize “The Great Dane”

There are just some poker players who seem to have a sixth sense, Gus Hansen is one of them. Known as “The Great Dane” and “The Madman” to everyone in the poker world, this 44-year-old poker pro has one World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet and was the first player to win three World Poker […]

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Chino Rheem: Poker and a Mountain of Debt

Chino Rheem: Poker and a Mountain of Debt

Los Angeles native Chino Rheem is a professional poker player best known for finishing seventh in the 2008 World Series of Poker Main Event. For his efforts Rheem earned a hefty $1.77 million. The 38-year-old’s poker successes include being only the fourth person in World Poker Tour history (along with Gus Hansen, Carlos Mortensen, and […]

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Nick Schulman Makes it all Look Easy

Nick Schulman Makes it all Look Easy

Manhattan, New York native Nick Schulman is a professional poker player who is known for winning Season 4 of the World Poker Tour (WPT) World Poker Finals NL Hold’Em event in 2005 at Foxwoods. For his efforts, Schulman pocketed a hefty $2,167,500—the single-season record for a regular WPT event. Adding to this impressive feat, Schulman […]

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Nick Schulman: Poker Results & Memorable Hands

Nick Schulman: Poker Results & Memorable Hands

Nick Schulman is a velvet-voiced poker player and commentator. Let’s take a look at his biggest wins, memorable hands, and how he got into poker. (Featured photo: Poker Central) Nick Schulman’s Tournament Results & Biggest Wins As of April 2020, Nick Schulman’s career tournament earnings total $13,117,530. Schulman’s top five tournament scores are as follows: […]

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How is Brandon Adams so Successful?

How is Brandon Adams so Successful?

How is Brandon Adams so successful? Wait, who is Brandon Adams? He is certainly not a name that arises frequently in poker conversations, but given his recent success at the table, he, undoubtedly, will be. Let’s take a look at this intriguing man: Harvard Business School graduate and lecturer, author, entrepreneur, and poker pro. Books […]

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Did Dan Bilzerian Win His Money in Poker?

Did Dan Bilzerian Win His Money in Poker?

What do you do with more money than you could ever need? Just ask “King of Instagram” and “poker pro” Dan Bilzerian. Born in Tampa, Florida, this 37-year-old playboy, multi-millionaire, and Internet personality is renowned for his lavish lifestyle. Many in the poker world also know Bilzerian for his highly contested claims that he amassed his […]

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Kelly Winterhalter: Beauty and the Brat

Kelly Winterhalter: Beauty and the Brat

American businesswoman and poker player Kelly Winterhalter is a truly interesting woman. Not only did she fall in love with poker a mere three years ago and has already played—and cashed multiple times—on the world’s biggest stage, but she is also the founder of a highly successful all-natural skincare company called Ellovi, a company she […]

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How Did Jungleman Daniel Cates Become So Successful?

How Did Jungleman Daniel Cates Become So Successful?

Daniel Cates, also known as jungleman 12 or w00ki3z, is an American poker professional who was once considered to be one of the absolute best heads-up No-Limit Hold’Em players in the world. Born and raised in Bowie, Maryland, Cates started playing poker at age 15 with some high school friends during lunch where they used […]

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The Cliff Josephy Poker Phenomenon: Player, Trainer, and Staker

The Cliff Josephy Poker Phenomenon: Player, Trainer, and Staker

The Cliff Josephy poker phenomenon includes having made quite a name for himself—and a nifty living to boot—playing both live and online poker, producing poker training videos, and staking a “stable” of up-and-coming players. Cliff Josephy hails from Syosset, New York. The 44-year-old poker pro has been a fixture in both live and online poker […]

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