ESPN Head of Production Mori Eskandani has had to leave Event 17 $10,000 Pot-Limit Hold'em due to a family emergency. The table have just been told that his 35,000 stack will be blinded away unless Eskandani returns. Everyone at Pokernews wishes Eskandani the very best.
The Eskandani stack is standing tall and proud at Table #15 and it is surrounded by talent. Former November Niner and super-talented cash game coach Jason Senti is seated in seat 1 with 20,000 chips, Tom Marchese has the 2 seat with 26,000 chips, Matt Marafioti has the 3 seat with 39,000 chips, David "Bakes" Baker is in seat 4 with 38,000 chips, Andrey Pateychuk takes seat 6 with 37,000 chips and Mickey Petersen closes the table in seat 9 with 33,000 chips.