"I actually missed that online game," says Hammett. "I had the flu!!! But I've played Scott more than a few times, you know, around a big table with cigars and refreshments close by. Scott is very calm and very cool. He's got a great poker face for sure! I, on the other hand, am a very reckless, risk-taking player who wins more on a whim rather than on a strategy. Kinda like my improvising! But I always am looking for that wild-card aspect, the one thing that comes along that lifts the whole experience to a different level!"
Read more about Ian's poker face in the July issue of GP. —Matt Blackett
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