Thomas Laviano Eliminated in 15th Place ($64,736)
Level 25 : 15,000-30,000, 5,000 ante
As told to us by Robert McVeigh, Thomas Laviano opened from the hijack and McVeigh called from the small blind.
The flop came down and both checked to see the turn. McVeigh bet 80,000, Laviano popped it to 300,000, and McVeigh called. The landed on the river and McVeigh checked to Laviano who shoved for 1.39 million.
McVeigh called with for a flush. Laviano's bluff with queen high came up short, ending his run in 15th place.