The dream falls short
When players returned from the dinner break on Saturday night to play one more level on Day 5 of the 2008 World Series of Poker main event, a TV producer's greatest dream scenario took shape.
The seat to Mike Matusow's left had been vacated by a classic return-from-dinner-break elimination (players often tend to overplay hands after the pause in play); meanwhile, Phil Hellmuth's table broke. Hellmuth was moved to the vacant chair, and suddenly the audience was treated to 90 consecutive ...
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