New episodes of Poker After Dark begin tonight on NBC!
NBC’s Poker After Dark kicks off four consecutive weeks of original programming late night beginning on September 7 with a cash game that is sure to delight. The game will run for two consecutive weeks, and will feature many of the biggest names in the game today. Taking part in this highly anticipated game are Tom “durrrr” Dwan, Patrik Antonius, Howard “The Professor” Lederer, Eli Elezra, Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahamies and Phil Ivey. The minimum buy-in for this game is $100,000, and the game will begin with blinds at $200/$400 along with a $100 ante.
The match will begin airing on NBC late night Monday at 2:05 a.m., September 7, and will continue for five consecutive nights in the same time slot. A special program called the “Director’s Cut” will air late night Saturday, September 12, at 1:00 a.m., right after Saturday Night Live. This show will feature Leeann Tweeden with a behind-the-scenes look at the week with highlights and insightful player interviews and analyses. The game will resume the following week in the same time www.nbcsports/msnbc.com/poker
Pretty sick schedule:
Sept 7 - 12 & Sept 14 - 19
Top Guns Cash Game
Tom Dwan, Patrick Antonius , Howard Lederer , Eli Elizra , Ilari Sahamies , Phil Ivey
Sep 21-Sep 26
Phil Hellmuth Chris Ferguson Howard Lederer Phil Ivey Doyle Brunson Daniel Negreanu
Sep 28-Oct 3
USA vs. Italy
Howard Lederer Marco Traniello Dario Minieri Erick Lindgren Max Pescatori Chris Ferguson
Dec 7-Dec 12 and Dec 14-Dec 19
Railbird Heaven Cash Game
Patrik Antonius Daniel Negreanu Gus Hansen Phil Ivey Tom Dwan Phil Hellmuth