Articles by: Jessica Welman

BY THE NUMBERS: ONES TO WATCH

Jessica Welman | February 15, 2015

The poker world is full of facts, figures, stats and records. With so many numbers being crunched day in and day out, sometimes it is tough to see what they all add up to. That is why BLUFF brings you some of the more interesting numbers related to the big tournaments, big stories, and big [...]

By The Numbers … The 2014 WSOP November Nine Edition

Jessica Welman | November 15, 2014

1: The only player to cash in the WSOP Main Event in previous years was Mark Newhouse’s ninth place finish in 2013. 4th: The best finish by an American player in the 2014 WSOP Main Event, the first time an American had not finished in the top three spots in the 45-year history of the [...]

He’s Not Foosing Around

Jessica Welman | October 15, 2014

Billy Pappaconstantinou is looking to add a title of another sort to his case Don’t let the big smile and the Yoshi hat fool you — Billy Pappaconstantinou can be cutthroat. Like, literally, cutthroat. Just ask the guy he beaned right in the Adam’s apple with a foosball. As Pappaconstantinou tells it, he didn’t even [...]

By The Numbers: Mark Newhouse

Jessica Welman | October 15, 2014

New Year, Newhouse The poker world is full of facts, figures, stats and records. With so many numbers being crunched day in and day out, sometimes it is tough to see what they all add up to. That is why BLUFF brings you some of the more interesting numbers related to the big tournaments, big stories, and [...]

By the Numbers: Overlays and Guarantees

Jessica Welman | September 15, 2014

Sometimes the house loses The poker world is full of facts, figures, stats and records. With so many numbers being crunched day in and day out, sometimes it is tough to see what they all add up to. That is why BLUFF brings you some of the more interesting numbers related to the big tournaments, [...]

Once in a Blue Dmoongirl: Danielle Andersen’s Improbable Poker Story

Jessica Welman | August 15, 2014

Improbable is probably a good way to sum up Danielle Andersen’s life. One of her fellow poker pros summed it up another way: BS. To be fair, the story Jeremy Ausmus got from Andersen on Full Tilt Poker back in the day was pretty hard to swallow. Both regulars at the $25/$50 tables, one day [...]

By the Numbers: The November Nine

Jessica Welman | August 15, 2014

The poker world is full of facts, figures, stats and records. With so many numbers being crunched day in and day out, sometimes it is tough to see what they all add up to. That is why BLUFF brings you some of the more interesting numbers related to the big tournaments, big stories, and big personalities in [...]