With a board reading , an unknown player checked and Dan Smith bet 3,000. His opponent hit the tank, and during that time Dan Shak began to strike up a conversation with Smith. Eventually the tanker called, but not before chastising Shak for talking in the middle of a hand.
When the completed the board on the river, the unknown player checked and Smith fired out 7,000. His opponent snap-called and Smith tabled the for a flush and the win. "I didn't mind," Smith said in regards to Shak's table chatter.