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Aces Up!

A few pics from the annual Aces Up! tournament, held at the Wit Hotel in Chicago last week. We raised more than $100,000 for the Urban Prep academies.

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Your hosts for the evening: Ill. State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, Urban Prep’s Tim King, RR, and former Chicago Bear and Notre Damer Chris Zorich.

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Former Chicago Bear (and avid poker player) Jerry Azumah apparently believes if you sing to your cards, they’ll improve…

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After knocking a guy out of the tournament, I tell him, “Good game, you played well, I got lucky, yada yada yada…”

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I don’t know what’s happening here, but I’m fairly certain it’s not a standard part of any Hold ‘em tournament.

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With Susan Carlson of CBS-2 and Natalie Martinez of NBC-5.

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Illinois State Treasurer (and U.S. Senate candidate) Alexi Giannoulias.


 
 
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