Event 8 - $1,000 No Limit Holdem w/ rebuys

David Plastik Gets Flushed

David Plastik pushed all-in from the big blind for 13600 and one player called. Plastik had {8-Clubs}{8-Diamonds} and his opponent showed {K-Spades}{10-Spades}. The board came {Q-Spades}{7-Spades}{J-Hearts}{2-Spades}{Q-Hearts} and Plastik's pair of eights were flushed away.

Dead, Wrapped in Plastik

David Plastik's opponent has an open ended straight flush draw and hits the flush on the river, busting David Plastik, who had 8-8.

Spee on Losing Spree

A player in the small blind goes all in for his last 14,500 and Arnold Spee calls. He has {A-Hearts}{K-Hearts} to the small blind's 10-10 and the board is 9-J-6-3-9. Spee is down to 18,000.

Andy Bloch Sent Back to the Blackjack Tables

In early position, Bloch raises to 2,300 and the middle position and big blind call. The flop is {4-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{J-Clubs} and the big blind checks. Bloch bets 4,500 and the big blind check-raises all in for 17,500. Bloch calls. He's got {A-Hearts}{J-Hearts} to his opponent's {5-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}. The board finishes {3-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds} and the runner-runner flush takes out Bloch.

Bloch will have to find somewhere that still lets his former MIT-team self play blackjack.

Brandon Schaefer Doubles

Schaefer is all in for 30,000 in middle position and the big blind calls. His tens hold up against eights and Schaefer is at 66,500.

...Is Not Gold

Jamie Gold is eliminated when his club flush draw fails to hit against kings.