The extremely well-liked money game poker Television show, High Stakes Poker won't be returning towards the Game Show Network (GSN) in 2012. Because the show initial came to our tv screens in 2006, it has been a staple of numerous American poker players.
Gabe Kaplan and AJ Benza hosted the show which gained widespread achievement because of insightful hand evaluation and also the capability to showcase the world's most respected players. A few of these players integrated Doyle Brunson, Jennifer Harman, Barry Greenstein, Mike Matusow, Phil Hellmuth, Patrik Antonius, Daniel Negreanu and Phil Ivey.
Sadly, the show started to shed steam following AJ Benza left in 2010, followed much less than a year later by Gabe Kaplan. Using the two original hosts from the show gone, a great deal changed such as the format which led to a surge of criticism from loyal viewers.
High Stakes Poker might have produced a mistake hiring the comedian Norm Macdonald to host the show as he failed to provide comprehensive hand evaluation within the exact same way because the prior two hosts did.
To add injury to insult Complete Tilt Poker, the show's sponsor, was forced to become pulled from the show following the US DOJ indictments occurred earlier this year followed soon following by PokerStars.
No news however on whether or not an additional US network will choose up the show.