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Winners of Inaugural 888poker Golden Ace Awards Announced for “Poker Night in America”




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Winners of Inaugural 888poker Golden Ace Awards Announced for Poker Night in America


Philadelphia, PA (April 27, 2015) — The winners of the inaugural Golden Ace Awards, presented by 888Poker, have been determined.  Envisioned to recognize the most popular poker players and memorable moments from the weekly hit television show, Poker Night in America, which appears on the CBS Sports Network, these first-time awards celebrate the very best of Season 1, which ran from June through December 2014.

After the nominees were chosen, a popular vote was conducted online at the website 888Poker, which has been the show sponsor for Poker Night in America since it was created.  Online voting lasted for nearly two months.  The winners are as follows:

Best Overall Hand:   Shaun Deeb

Best Bluff:   Tom Schneider

Best Trash Talker:   Gavin Smith

Best Newcomer:   Lauren Billings

Best Overall Player:   Danielle Andersen

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Posted by on Nov 15, 2013 in Blog, General Poker | 0 comments

Scotty Nguyen Headlines Poker Night in America at Peppermill Reno






Scotty Nguyen Set to Headline “Poker Night in America” at Peppermill Reno


Tournament Series Includes Top Pros, Ten-Day Event Runs Nov. 15-25


Scotty Nguyen is the latest high-profile addtion to “Poker Night in America.”

The 1998 world champion and most recent inductee into the Poker Hall of Fame as the “Class of 2013” will headline the Peppermill Reno tournament series, which runs Nov. 15-25.


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