Regardless, the remaining 195 names in the 2008 WSOP Main Event have plenty of potential.
Leading the pack is the Mormony named (and new
Big named big stacks abound, which is really "good for pokerTM." Some of those keeping The Year of the ProTM alive include (all unofficial chip counts for now) Brandon Cantu (1,580,000), Shawn "Bad for Poker" Sheikhan (1,500,000), Alex Outhred (1,500,000), Mark Vos, a ginger (1,373,000), Gus Hansen (1,360,000), Victor Ramdin (1,350,000), Allen Cunningham (1,270,000), Matt Matros (1,120,000), Jeff Madsen (770,000), Chip Jett (620,000, Phil Hellmuth (570,000), Mike "The Mouth" Matusow (550,000), and Hoyt Corkins (330,000).
Hot girls Tiffany Michelle and Kara Scott are still going deep with 909,000 and 355,000 respectively.
Cards flyTM again sometime tomorrow.
Get full (and continually updated) chip counts here.