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On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Jeff Platt, and Chad Holloway break down the latest stories and winners, including Connecticut legalizing online poker, Alex Foxen and Anatoly Filatov winning high rollers, and a look ahead to the US Poker Open.
They also welcome friend and colleague Mo Nuwwarah to the show as this week's featured guest. That's because, after eight years of working for PokerNews, Nuwwarah is leaving to pursue another opportunity. The longtime reporter chats with Chad about his favorite memories, poker stops, and articles. Take a trip down memory lane with a true PokerNews legends.
Time Stamps *Time|Topic* 00:24 | Welcome to the show 00:45 | Teasing guest Mo Nuwwarah 02:30 | Chad’s bracelet win 8th Anniversary 03:00 | Las Vegas poker rooms return to form 04:30 | US Poker Open set to kick off 06:40 | Controversial Sean Perry wins Venetian $25K High Roller 08:43 | Sponsor: Elite Chip Care 09:27 | Jaime Staples notches career-high score 11:26 | Alex Foxen wins WPT Online High Roller title 12:15 | Anatoly Filatov ships GGPoker Super Million$ 15:07 | Was EPT Deauville nice? 16:21 | Sponsor: GGPoker 17:40 | Niklas Astedt makes a strong case for best online player 20:25 | PokerNews losing a longtime team member 22:30 | Guest Mo Nuwwarah joins the show 23:30 | How Mo got his start at PokerNews 24:32 | Where is Mo headed? 25:25 | Gridiron Gamble 26:30 | Mo reports Chad’s bracelet win 27:48 | Favorite PokerNews experiences and stops 31:10 | Making it over to Asia 33:20 | Panama excursions 36:00 | Have you met anyone famous? 39:00 | Favorite articles Mo has writer 44:00 | Whiskey adventure during WSOP 48:53 | Opportunity to play more poker 54:00 | Connecticut becomes 7th state to legalize online poker 57:20 | Next week’s guest – Maria Konnikova