In this episode of The Bernard Lee Poker Show on the Cardplayer Lifestyle Podcast Family, Bernard Lee continues his tribute to his friend and the runner-up of the 2009 WSOP Main Event, Darvin Moon who passed away from complications after surgery on September 19, 2020. First, Bernard will replay the last interview he did with Darvin, held in 2013. Then, the 2009 WSOP Main Event champion, Joe Cada, recalls the times he spent with his friend and heads-up opponent, Darvin Moon.

RIP Darvin Moon

0:00 Welcome to The Bernard Lee Poker Show as Bernard replays his last interview with the 2009 WSOP Main Event runner-up, Darvin Moon, held in 2013 and also invites Joe Cada, the 2009 WSOP Main Event champion, to remember Darvin.
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3:52 Bernard relives his 2013 interview with Darvin Moon, Bernard’s last interview with the 2009 WSOP Main Event runner-up.
4:28 Darvin joins The Bernard Lee Poker Show.
5:09 Darvin discusses how his life changed after finishing runner up in the 2009 WSOP Main Event.
6:23 Darvin talks about his job of logging including some injuries he received during the years.
8:55 Darvin discusses how he was received in the world of poker by the fans.
14:40 Darvin recalls his incredible run during the 2009 WSOP Main Event.
18:05 Darvin talks about catching up with Joe Cada after the 2009 WSOP Main Event.
19:29 Darvin remembers the 2009 November Nine.
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24:47 Bernard welcomes Joe Cada, the 2009 WSOP Main Event Champion as he remembers his friend and opponent, Darvin Moon.
26:02 Joe joins The Bernard Lee Poker Show.
28:11 Joe recalls his interactions and friendship with Darvin Moon and how Joe wore a Pokerstars patch because Darvin turned it down.
31:35 Joe talks about Darvin’s poker style, especially during the 2009 WSOP Main Event.
35:13 Bernard and Joe remember the heads-up battle versus Darvin Moon.
44:14 Joe discusses what he has done during the COVID-19 pandemic and why he didn’t play in the 2020 WSOP.
45:44 Joe discuss the current COVID-19 pandemic in Michigan.

Joe Cada

Joe Cada

About Bernard Lee

Bernard Lee is a professional poker player who has more than $2.5 million and ten titles since turning pro following his 13th finish in the 2005 WSOP Main Event. Recognized as “the voice of poker in New England” by Cardplayer.com, Lee is known worldwide as a poker media personality having written for ESPN.com, Pokernews, Card Player and All-In magazines and hosting his widely popular poker podcast/radio show, The Bernard Lee Poker Show.