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Mohamed El-Erian compared coronavirus stimulus packages to a poker game, and warned policymakers going ‘all in’ could backfire

El-Erian suggested clearly outlining metrics of success and course-correct if needed since policymakers are prone to "acting in the fog of war."
"You have to have 100% confidence in your hand if you're going to go all-in against Michael [Jordan]," Charles Barkley said on SportsCenter Sunday.

Michael Jordan played poker every night during the Dream Team Olympics, and he always took advantage of having more money than his teammates

"You have to have 100% confidence in your hand if you're going to go all-in against Michael [Jordan]," Charles Barkley said on SportsCenter Sunday.
Chips and cards are shown on a poker table during the World Series of Poker at the Rio hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 5, 2010.

A group of Florida retirees played poker together on March 12. A month later, 3 players are dead and the other 5 were infected.

One survivor and several relatives told media outlets they're certain the March 12 poker game is what spread the coronavirus throughout the group.
Jonathan Duhamel of Canada stacks chips as he plays against John Racener of the U.S. in the finals of World Series of Poker Main Event at the Rio hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Nevada November 8, 2010.

OTT streaming service PokerGo launches original docuseries about the shady origins of poker and its greatest players

A new documentary detailing the myths, origins, and players that shaped the poker industry will be available to stream on PokerGo Saturday.
Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather is training with a UFC champion.

Watch Floyd Mayweather turn $20,000 into a $101,250 video poker win

Floyd Mayweather continues to live up to his 'Money' nickname, scoring a $101,250 win during a recent video poker session. The winnings are mere pocket change for the retired boxer, who was used to collecting $100 million cheques for his boxing fights.
TicTrac head of product and former professional poker player Ludo Lacay.

Why a millionaire poker player quit gambling to become an intern at a tech startup in London

He made his way up inside the company and now runs the startup's product team.

Poker company’s stock almost doubles after announcing it’ll buy a cryptocurrency wallet

It's the latest in a string of pivots to blockchain in which company values have more than doubled.
Champion poker player Phil Hellmuth (pictured) says the eyes are key to calling people's bluffs.

A champion poker player explains how to tell when someone’s lying

Champion poker player Phil Hellmuth has made a career out of spotting liars.

Poker champion invited his friends to invest in his WSOP run — and turned their $60 into $40,000 each

When Scott Blumstein won the World Series of Poker and the $8.1 million dollar prize that comes with it, he wasn't the only one to cash in

The world’s best poker bot is learning, now crushing humanity again

"Libratus's algorithms runs all the time on the supercomputer, so the supercomputer keeps outputting improved strategies every day."