T. J Cloutier
TJ, as he's known, is considered to be one of the greatest tournamnets players of all time, and deserves his reputation as one of the best by having won over 50 Major tournaments. In that he has finished in the top 5 at the world series of poker four times.
Amongst his accomplisments he has written four books on poker that are considered to be amongst some of the best in the buisness.
Championship Tournament Practice Hands, Championship Hold'em, Championship Omaha, and Championship No-Limit and Pot Limit-Hold'em.
TJ got into the world of Poker after a knee injury ended his American football career as a result he and Father and Brother in-law started a food buisness which went sour, soon after TJ moved to Texas and soon found himself earning more money playing poker than in his "real" job it didn't take him long to work out that his future lay within poker.
Like any true poker great, TJ has a poker hand named after him - namely the J9 of Clubs. And as the stroy goes One year at the WSOP, TJ flopped a flush three times holding the exact same hand.
TJ Cloutier - Poker Legend