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Event 15 Recap: Two Big Hands Propel Miller To Million Dollar Heater Championship Event Title

$2,600 No Limit Hold ‘Em   Entrants: 223              Prize Pool: $540,775 Many times when a poker player flops quads they don’t get paid for their monster hand. That was not the case for James Miller today at the 2014 Million Dollar Heater Championship Event at Beau Rivage as he won a huge pot with flopped […]

Event 16 Recap: Delchamps Wins

$125 No Limit Hold ‘Em Single Re-entry   Entrants: 54     Prize Pool: $9,021   David Delchamps has emerged victorious in Event 16 of the Million Dollar Heater at Beau Rivage. David outlasted a field of 54 to take home the $3,247 first place prize. He edged out Seth Dupre heads up to win his second […]

Event 14 Recap: Stan James Continues To Dominate In High Low Events

$560 Limit Omaha 8 or Better   Entrants: 38              Prize Pool: $18,430   In November at the Gold Strike Fall Poker Classic, Stan James won not one… but two… High Low tournaments. He’s added to that impressive poker resume with yet another win in a High Low event here at the 2014 Million Dollar Heater […]

Event 13 Recap: Tommy McCollum Laughs His Way To Victory

$350 No Limit Hold ‘Em   Entrants: 135             Prize Pool: $39,285   It was a quick final table that saw the amiable, always laughing, Tommy McCullom emerge victorious as he edged out veteran poker player Benny Champlin for the title. The 65 year old McCullom said after the win that “I live to laugh. Everybody […]

Event 12 Recap: Usakowski Edges Roommate For Title

$1,080 No Limit Hold ‘Em   Entrants: 79           Prize Pool: $76,630   Michael Usakowski has won the biggest buy-in event of the 2014 Million Dollar Heater thus far outlasting a field full of professional poker players to claim the impressive first place prize and trophy. Even better was the fact that he emerged as the […]

Event 11 Recap: Rayl Sends Them All To The Rail

$125 No Limit Hold ‘Em Single Re-entry Entrants: 145        Prize Pool: $24,143   Eddie Rayl, a 65 year old retired bird dog trainer, has won his 2nd tournament in Mississippi in the last 3 months. He took home over 6K for a win at the Gold Strike in November and adds another trophy to his […]

Event 10 Recap: Bobby Toye Wins Omaha 8 Tournament

$240 Limit Omaha 8 or Better   Entrants: 67                Prize Pool: $12,998   Usually making one final table in a week is a good accomplishment in poker. Making two in a week a great accomplishment. A 3rd and a win in a week? Words probably can’t describe that. This is precisely how Bobby Toye felt […]

Event 9 Recap: Sheaves Repeats

$240 No Limit Hold ‘Em   Entrants: 157                 Prize Pool: $30,458   This time a year ago – on January 14th to be precise – Warren Sheaves was playing… and winning… a $240 No Limit Hold ‘Em event at the 2013 Million Dollar Heater at Beau Rivage. Flash forward a year later and here was […]

Event 8: John Dobson Wins Pot Limit Omaha Triple Chance Tournament

$560 Pot Limit Omaha Triple Chance   Entrants: 44            Prize Pool: $21,340   It was a small field, but that doesn’t mean it was an easy field and it took until the early morning for John Dobson to take home the Million Dollar Heater Event 8 title. With his one person rail, “Lady Boy Kenny”, […]

Event 7 Recap: Polzella Rolls The Dice And Wins

$240 No Limit Hold ‘Em   Entrants: 176                    Prize Pool: $34,144   Most poker players have a little gamble in them. Some a lot. Dom Polzella would fall under the “a lot” category. Immediately after winning Event 7, a $240 NLHE tournament, of the Million Dollar Heater at Beau Rivage he was asked what he […]

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