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Don't Miss the Seneca Niagara Summer Slam Starting Today

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The Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel Summer Slam series kicks off today in Niagara Falls, NY. PokerNews will be providing live coverage of several events at the stop, culminating with the $100,000 guaranteed Main Event. The seven-event series will run starting today through August 3.

The first event of the Summer Slam is the $200 No-Limit Hold'em Turbo Deepstack at 11 a.m., and the PokerNews Live Reporting team will be there.

The $100,000 guaranteed Main Event garners a buy-in of $600 and will take place from August 1-3. Last year, Buffalo native Andy Spears took down the Summer Slam Main Event for $23,000, and it is anticipated that Spears is back in the mix this year following a summer that saw him cash in three World Series of Poker events.

Also playing is Jonathan Dimmig, winner of the WSOP's Millionaire Maker for $1.3 million. Dimmig sat down with PokerNews recently to talk about his return home and his big score in Las Vegas.

As always, PokerNews will be activating the MyStack App, allowing players to directly update their chip counts in the PokerNews blog using their iPhone or Android phone.

Here's a look at the full schedule for the 2014 Summer Slam:

1Friday, July 2511 a.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em Turbo Deepstack*
2Saturday, July 2611 a.m.$300 No-Limit Hold'em*
3Sunday, July 2711 a.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em*
4Sunday, July 276 p.m.$100 No-Limit Hold'em
5Monday, July 2811 a.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight A ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Monday, July 286 p.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight B ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Tuesday, July 2911 a.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight C ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Tuesday, July 296 p.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight D ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Wednesday, July 3011 a.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight E ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Wednesday, July 306 p.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Flight F ($50K Guaranteed)*
5Thursday, July 3112 p.m.$125 No-Limit Hold'em Day 2 ($50K Guaranteed)*
6Friday, August 111 a.m.$600 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event Day 1a ($100K Guaranteed)*
6Saturday, August 211 a.m.$600 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event Day 1b ($100K Guaranteed)*
6Sunday, August 311 a.m.$600 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event Day 2 ($100K Guaranteed)*
7Sunday, August 311 a.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em

*Live reporting coverage by PokerNews

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