Thursday, May 01, 2008
No tents. Separate satellite room. Moved cage. Five rooms in Rio for poker. Total capacity 2740 players simultaneously. No alternates. New rule re unsportsmanlike conduct. Last year tightened rules on abusive language, now have rule on unsportsmanlike conduct. New code of conduct released next week. New cell phone rule: silent during play, be at least one table length away to use it. May 28 opens registration. 8 $10K events. 8 $1.5K NLHE events. More room between tables than before. Concierge service to improve player experience. Better food, restrooms, restaurant hours.