Poker Blog

Keep your emotions in check. Play rationally. Keep your cool. One of the most popular and engaging card games, poker offers players a chance to test their skills against each other.

With over 40 tables in a state-of-the-art room, Mohegan Sun's Casino of the Wind is the East Coast's premier destination for poker! Featuring an array of games such as Omaha, Texas Hold 'Em and Seven-Card Stud, Mohegan Sun's got the game for every enthusiast.

Early Tweets from a few of our players today…

03.26.14
01:12 pm

Zach Daly triples up and knocks out 2 players…

03.26.14
12:55 pm

  

Catching action post-flop…William Pappas bets 1.2k after seeing a flop of 3 4♠ 5. Zach raises to 3.4 only to be 3-bet by Ed Finlayson.

William comes over the top and HE goes all-in. Zach insta-calls.

Ed shows 2 high diamonds, William shows to LOWER diamonds and Zach shows 3x 3x for bottom set.

No diamond on turn or river helps out Ed or William and Zach triples up and is currently at 52k.

 

Level 3….75/150

03.26.14
12:28 pm

 As of right now, 82 players have registered.

Re-Entries are allowed until the end of Level 6.

Faces in the Crowd…

03.26.14
12:26 pm

 

As we approach the end of Level 2, here are some the New England Touranment grinders that have come out today…

Robert Ricciuti

Michael Clemente

 

 

Jaime Griffin

James Campbell

 

As well as:

Frankie Flowers, Dan Patel, Ken Hoey and many others.

Stay tuned all here and on Twitter for updates and stories.

First interesting hand of the morning…

03.26.14
12:14 pm

 

Duche (Left), Belur (Center), Gutherie (Right)

 

Edgard Duche (white hoodie) raises 250 UTG. Akhila Belua (UTG +1) calls and Bart Gutherie (+2) calls.

Flop is 2♠ 5♠ 4♠.

Edgard bets 1k. Call..call

Turn comes 6♣.

Edgard fires out 2k. Akhila folds while Bart calls.

River is the 7♦.

Ed bets 3k. Bart calls…Edgard shows  8♣ 8for a straight and wins the pot.

 

Cards are in the air for Event #6

03.26.14
11:04 am

 

And away we go! Re-Entries are available until the end of Level 6.

New Promotion for Higher Limit Players coming this spring !

03.26.14
11:02 am

  

 

Beginning midnight on April 1, 2014 and continuing through June 30, 2014 and ending at midnight, The Mohegan Sun Poker Room shall conduct the following Momentum Dollar promotion. 

The promotion shall reward additional Momentum Dollars to poker players who use their Momentum Card while they log hours playing the following LIMIT poker games:

 

  • 10-20 Limit
         7 card stud, Texas Hold’em or Omaha will receive a total of 3 Momentum Dollars per hour.

 

  • 20-40 Limit or higher

                7 card stud, Texas Hold’em or Omaha will receive a total of 4 Momentum Dollars per hour.

 

These rates will apply to rotation games of HOSE, HOE, OE or any other combination of the games listed above with the corresponding limit.

During this promotion, Momentum Dollars shall be distributed to those players who played the above games. The promotional Momentum Dollars will be calculated each
Monday for the prior week.

Event #5 $120NLH/10K Results

03.26.14
10:35 am


    2014 Spring Showdown – $120 NLH    
                                                                      10K Guarantee    
         
  Participants: 120        
  Prize Pool : $11,640      
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Patrick Hogan Boston MA  $       
  2,200.00
2 N/A      $       
  2,200.00
3 Christian Flowers Fairfield CT  $       
  1,189.00
4 Alex Gentile Bohomia NY  $       
  1,189.00
5 Mateusz Warzynski Farmington CT  $       
  1,188.00
6 Kevin DiBattisto West Hartford CT  $       
  1,188.00
7 Brandon Gross Garnerville NY  $          
  519.00
8 Aaron Borsher Pawtucket CT  $          
  416.00
9 N/A      $          
  312.00
10 N/A      $          
  227.00
11 N/A      $          
  227.00
12 N/A      $          
  227.00
13 N/A      $          
  186.00
14 Judith Bielan Bayonne NJ  $          
  186.00
15 Chris Duffield Mahwah NJ  $          
  186.00

Event #4 $300NLH/30K Results

03.26.14
10:25 am

    2014 Spring Showdown – $300 NLH    
                                                                      30K Guarantee    
         
  Participants: 108        
  Prize Pool : $29,100      
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 N/A      $       
  8,190.00
2 N/A      $       
  5,736.00
3 N/A      $       
  3,687.00
4 Jordan Jaeckel Bristol CT  $       
  2,732.00
5 Jason Ruotolo Chepachet RI  $       
  2,049.00
6 N/A      $       
  1,638.00
7 Luis Vasquez Taunton MA  $       
  1,365.00
8 N/A      $       
  1,091.00
9 William Romane Riverside CT  $          
  821.00
10 Michael Frazee Springfield MA  $          
  597.00
11 N/A      $          
  597.00
12 Glenn Lazelle Montvale NJ  $          
  597.00

Event #3 $120 NLH/10K Results

03.26.14
10:15 am


    2014 Spring Showdown – $120 NLH    
                                                                      10K Guarantee    
         
  Participants: 135      
  Prize Pool : $13,095        
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1 Rob Berko Trumbull CT  $       

  3,200.00
2 Philip Yeung Floral Park  NY  $       
  2,767.00
3 Joe Starratt Middleborough MA  $       
  1,581.00
4 Nick Pessolano Wilbraham MA  $       
  1,171.00
5 Adrian Healey West Hartford CT  $          
  877.00
6 Martin Camara Providence RI  $          
  702.00
7 Ryan O’Neill Holyoke MA  $          
  584.00
8 Fortunato Ruscito Plainville CT  $          
  467.00
9 Anthony Conti Flushing NY  $          
  351.00
10 Keegan Main Westerly RI  $          
  255.00
11 Joe Zacchia Niantic CT  $          
  255.00
12 Frank Paparazzo Woodbury CT  $          
  255.00
13 Jia Bao Liu Norwich CT  $          
  210.00
14 Rich Reilly Bath ME  $          
  210.00
15 N/A      $          
  210.00