For the fan who has ever wanted a little background on their favorite poker pros, we bring you the Seat Open series. Each week we'll bring you interviews with poker pros for a first-hand look at their lives growing up and their road into poker.
Last week, we learned about Team PokerStars Pro Jason Mercier's childhood, siblings and love of sports. This week, Mercier tells us about his journey in poker.
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