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WSOP Pro Tips — Take Time Off

by Bryan Devonshire |  Published: Jun 25, 2014


Here we are two weeks into the World Series of Poker. For the past eight years I have dutifully arrived in Las Vegas before the first event and stayed until after the main event. The first week is amazing. It’s the closest thing most of us have left to summer camp, except instead of archery and lake days we’re playing card games and keeping score with dollars. It’s not too far off really from the poker game I played in “the trading post” with my camp counselor colleagues using Indian beads instead of chips. Fourteen years later the game is the same, we’ve all just grown up some. Two weeks in though, most of us have forgotten about those happy feelings of reunions and have moved into a state of head nods and occasional high fives in the hallways. Most of us are stuck about $15,000, a few of us ...

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