The final table of the World Series of Poker kicks off Tuesday afternoon at the Rio in Las Vegas. In anticipation of this big event, we turn on the webcams to take a closer look at the poker craze around the country. Who cashes in?
Jeffrey Polack is the Commissioner of World Series of Poker as well as Vice President of Sports & Entertainment for Harrah's (HET). He joins the guys for this conversation.
Has poker peaked?
“Absolutely not,” says Polack. “We just completed the largest poker tournament ever. 54,000 entrants.. and we think poker is a growth sport.”
Pete Najarian tells the panel that ESPN poker does extremely well against football and other sports.
Eric Bolling and Jeff Macke says they’re both over poker!