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Results from the Super Sunday 30k Special Tournament on 4.13.14

04.17.14
06:38 am

  Players : 92      
  Prize Pool: $29,100        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Bruce Southwich Wethersfield CT  $      5,300.00
2 Barry Rosenkranz E. Longmeadow MA  $      4,509.00
3 Roger Palombizio Tolland CT  $      4,508.00
4 John Caputo East Haven CT  $      4,508.00
5 Marc Salera N. Providence RI  $      3,000.00
6 Mark Henderson Preston CT  $      2,037.00
7 Dinesh Ramnauth Bronx NY  $      1,746.00
8 David Raposa West Hartford CT  $      1,455.00
9 Michael Reck Saratoga NY  $      1,164.00
10 Alan Harbatkin Hartsdale NY  $         873.00

Results from Wednesday’s 10K Tournament on 4.16.14

04.17.14
06:28 am

  Players : 198      
  Prize Pool: $19,206        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Jim  Janczy Dartmouth MA  $      2,045.00
2 John Falzarano Queens NY  $      2,045.00
3 Jim Ahern Ashaway RI  $      2,044.00
4 Josh Roberts Ledyard CT  $      2,044.00
5 Henry Robinson North Haven CT  $      2,044.00
6 Barry Rosenkranz E. Longmeadow MA  $      2,044.00
7 Soukha Kachittavong Woonsocket RI  $      2,044.00
8 Anthony Saludez Philadelphia PA  $         672.00
9 Roger Palombizio Tolland CT  $         576.00
10 Tesfay Begazyon Atlantic City  NJ  $         432.00
11 Marc Salera N. Providence RI  $         384.00
12 Michelle Gaspar Pawtucket RI  $         384.00
13 Joesph Forte Mineola NY  $         336.00
14 Marc Vincent Bloomfield CT  $         336.00
15 Jorge Mendez Bronx NY  $         336.00
16 Edrick Agosto Shelton CT  $         288.00
17 John Daly Norwich CT  $         288.00
18 Christopher Aaron Wolcott CT  $         288.00
19 Scott Reynolds Warwick RI  $         288.00
20 Richard Ganoe North Windham CT  $         288.00

Deepstacks @Deepstacks Poker Tour TV show to air on NESN this weekend

04.10.14
08:25 am

Many people have been inquiring on when the TV show that was taped back in November was going to air. Well, we have that answer.

Starting THIS SUNDAY morning at 2am on NESN, you can watch the Final Table of the 2013 Mohegan Sun World Championship. Here are various other dates and times to watch:

Mon 4-14 — 12am

Sat  4-19 — 2am & 7pm

Sun 4-20 – 9pm

Wed 4-23 – 2am

So set your DVR and enjoy the show!

Results from Wednesday’s 10K on 4.9.14

04.10.14
07:47 am

  Players : 170      
  Prize Pool: $16,490        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Richard Scott Torrington CT  $      4,452.00
2 Todd Crum  Middletown CT  $      2,474.00
3 Roger Palombizio Tolland CT  $      1,608.00
4 N/A      $      1,319.00
5 John Phelps W. Hampstead NY  $         989.00
6 John Caputo East Haven CT  $         783.00
7 N/A      $         660.00
8 Quarn Cruse Hartford CT  $         577.00
9 Kyle Stevens Wallingford CT  $         495.00
10 N/A      $         371.00
11 Brent Camhi Putnam CT  $         330.00
12 Chris Jenkins Jewett City CT  $         330.00
13 Diana Jacobs West Hartford CT  $         289.00
14 Sam Ho Walpole MA  $         289.00
15 Victor Lawrence East Lyme CT  $         289.00
16 N/A      $         247.00
17 Mark Alves Oxford MA  $         247.00
18 Wing Chan Worcester MA  $         247.00
19 Damone Berkeley Brooklyn NY  $         247.00
20 David Raposa West Hartford CT  $         247.00

Deepstacks @Deepstacks Poker Tour TV show to air on NESN this weekend

04.10.14
07:09 am

Many people have been inquiring on when the TV show that was taped back in November was going to air. Well, we have that answer.

Starting THIS SUNDAY morning at 2am on NESN, you can watch the Final Table of the 2013 Mohegan Sun World Championship. Here are various other dates and times to watch:

Mon 4-14 — 12am

Sat  4-19 — 2am & 7pm

Sun 4-20 – 9pm

Wed 4-23 – 2am

So set your DVR and enjoy the show!

Saturday High Hand Promo to be added to another day…

04.09.14
03:25 am

Mohegan Sun Poker Room is proud to announce that on Friday May 9th, the ever popular Saturday High Hand Countdown promotion is also going to be on FRIDAY’S !

The payout schedule will be as follows:
Noon – 3:00pm: $300
3:00pm – 6:00pm: $600
6:00pm – 9:00pm: $900
9:00pm – Midnight: $1,200
Midnight – 3:00am: $1,500

Around the Felt Newsletter

04.09.14
02:52 am

 

We would like to thank everyone who came out and played in a Spring Showdown event. We look forward on seeing you again in JULY for our Summer Showdown Series……dates to come soon.

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- Play 10/20 Stud or Limit Hold’em and recieve 3 Momentum Dollars for every hour

- Play 20/40 Stud or Limit Hold’em and recieve 4 Momentum Dollars for every hour

- Win $250 for having a ROYAL FLUSH. Must use both hole cards.

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Here is your current Bad Beat Jackpot totals as of 4.8.14

Hold’em – $161,037       Stud – $39,285

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Sunday April 13 & 27!! 10am Start!

$30,000 GUARANTEED
$330.00 Buy-in
30K Chip Stack/30 Minute Blinds

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Results from Saturday’s 10K on 4.5.14

04.06.14
02:23 am

  Players : 100      
  Prize Pool: $12,125        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Manuel Mourao Stratford CT  $      2,685.00
2 Michael Guzzardi Branford CT  $      2,685.00
3 Dae Gon Kim Little Neck NY  $      1,213.00
4 Timothy Stille      $         970.00
5 N/A      $         788.00
6 N/A      $         667.00
7 N/A      $         546.00
8 Dmitry Tkachenkco Watertown MA  $         424.00
9 Robert Hartman Chicopee MA  $         382.00
10 David Erickson Worcester MA  $         340.00
11 N/A      $         303.00
12 N/A      $         303.00
13 N/A      $         273.00
14 N/A      $         273.00
15 N/A      $         273.00

Results from Wednesday’s 10K on 4.2.14

04.03.14
04:20 am

  Players : 161      
  Prize Pool: $15,617        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 N/A      $      2,200.00
2 David Luty Preston CT  $      2,200.00
3 N/A      $      1,957.00
4 N/A      $      1,957.00
5 N/A      $      1,956.00
6 N/A      $         742.00
7 N/A      $         625.00
8 Michael Hollenberg Rockaway NJ  $         547.00
9 Phousith Norsavanh Woonsocket RI  $         469.00
10 Corad St. Thomas Ashburnham MA  $         351.00
11 N/A      $         312.00
12 N/A      $         312.00
13 John Caputo East Haven CT  $         273.00
14 Joseph Forte Mineola NY  $         273.00
15 Kip Bochain New London CT  $         273.00
16 Timothy Wright Bellingham MA  $         234.00
17 N/A      $         234.00
18 N/A      $         234.00
19 N/A      $         234.00
20 N/A      $         234.00

Linsford Geddes – 2014 Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event 1st Place Champion ($47787)

03.31.14
03:55 am

 

Linsford Geddes - 2014 Spring Showdown Main Event Champion

Linsford Geddes played heads up with Muhammud Rahim until level 28 of the Spring Showdown $1100 Main Event.

Through the duration of the event, both players continued on playing with great skill and sportsmanship.

Linsford took down the tournament with calling Muhammud’s all in bet, pre-flop.

Linsford called with K♣9♣, Muhammud pushed all in with KQ

As dealt, the board read 62♠3♣9♦K

The pot was awarded to Linsford with 2 pairs, kings and nines with a six kicker!

In closing, Linsford said ” I feel really good, I knew it was coming, it was just when.”

 

    2014 Spring Showdown – Event #9    
                                                                      $1100/150K Guarantee    
         
  Participants: 204      
  Prize Pool : $197,880        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Linsford Geddes Milton MA  $     47,787.00
2 Muhammud Rahim Derry NH  $     33,501.00
3 Andrew Gileno Bronx NY  $     21,529.00
4 Daniel O’ Leary Wallingford CT  $     15,949.00
5 Dena Pearlman Providence RI  $     11,972.00
6 David Stefanski East Lyme CT  $        9,577.00
7 Robert Melo Howard Beach NY  $        7,955.00
8 Chad Jackson Walton NY  $        6,372.00
9 Thomas Hoglund New Bedford MA  $        4,769.00
10 Victor Cisario Rockville Center NY  $        3,483.00
11 William Harder Woodstock NY  $        3,483.00
12 Stephen Happas Braintree MA  $        3,483.00
13 Johnny Lam Flushing NY  $        2,869.00
14 Gerald Aiello Winchester MA  $        2,869.00
15 Christopher Amaral Fall River MA  $        2,869.00
16 James Magner Woodbridge CT  $        2,434.00
17 Carlo Sciannameo Worcester MA  $        2,434.00
18 Toby Strileckis Prospect CT  $        2,434.00
19 Aaron Soucy Bristol CT  $        2,137.00
20 Christopher Tryba Evergreen CO  $        2,137.00
21 Philippe Casciole New York NY  $        2,137.00
22 Mark Epstein Peabody MA  $        1,900.00
23 Mark Perry Cheshire CT  $        1,900.00
24 Richard Rossi Essex CT  $        1,900.00