1996 Main Event Champion Huck Seed Eliminated
Level 3 : 150-300, 0 ante
Near the end of Level 2, former Main Event champion Huck Seed was sent to the rail by Imari Love, who filled us in on the details.
Seed (who began the hand with about 13,000) opened with a raise from middle position and Love called on the button. The player in the small blind three-bet, which both Seed and Love called to a see a flop. The player in the small blind bet 3,000, Seed tagged along, and Love raised to 12,000. A fold from the player in the small blind led to the rest of Seed's stack being committed to the pot with . Love had him crushed with and Seed was not saved by the turn nor river, ending his Main Event.