This weekend in New Jersey, Anthony tonydatigerMaio took down the PartyPoker/Borgata $7,500 Guarantee on Christmas night, earning himself $2,736. Judy jqbpk772Bielan chopped the network’s $5,000 Guarantee the following night for $1,358, while fellow P5er MuckDaRags earned $1,300 for second place.
PocketFives had the opportunity to chat with TasteRed, who plays all forms of poker and is not limited to just No Limit Texas Hold’em. The psychology, math, and chance the game of poker brings are what make it appealing to him and also motivate him to improve his skills. Also, surrounding himself with established players helps with his poker development.
This week in New Jersey, Tony pokerdormsMeza played the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guaranteed for the first time ever on Tuesday night and went on to ship it, earning $1,692.71. PocketFiver BinkedTheRiver won the PartyPoker/Borgata $10,000 Guarantee on Monday night and then finished in second place in the same tournament on Wednesday, collecting a total of $6,235.
PocketFives had the chance to sit down with Jimmy mooseman1710 Reyes (pictured), who possesses the talent of playing the cello as well as shipping online poker tournaments in New Jersey. He has been playing online poker since before Black Friday. Now that online poker is regulated in New Jersey, he got the opportunity to continue grinding online and build a nice bankroll.
This weekend on the virtual felts of New Jersey, Zach stickykingHolzer and Jesse No_XcapeElliot chopped the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee, both earning $1,362.57. Elliot (pictured) wasn’t done there, though. He also finished in fourth place in the network’s $50,000 Guarantee, adding an additional $5,031.20 to his weekend profits.
PocketFives had the opportunity to interview longtime member Sean Wawa711 Rice (pictured), who like many other players got bit by the Moneymaker Boom and started playing No Limit Texas Hold’em, which was a form of poker he was not accustom to playing back in high school.
This weekend on the virtual felts of New Jersey, Bob s.l.halper Taylor won the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 guarantee and finished fourth in the 888 Poker/WSOP $30,000 guarantee collecting a total of $3,630. Yong ykwon Kwon was runner up in the Party/Borgata $10,000 guarantee and shipped the 888/WSOP $10,000 guarantee on the same night pocketing a total of $4,910.