Down to Nine in the Knockout

$235 NLH Knockout

We are down to the final nine players in the $235 Knockout event, and the table is filled with some familiar faces, but the stacks have changed up a bit since the last time we checked in on the field. Alex Lavinthal is the short stack after doubling up Albert Ng shortly before the tables combined, while Ng just has Gary "The Captain" Tighe bested for the chip lead. Here is a look at seat assignments and approximate counts (blinds are currently 12,000/24,000 ante 4,000):

Seat 1: Vanessa Kade - 405,000
Seat 2: Jarrod Minghini - 190,000
Seat 3: Alex Lavinthal - 45,000
Seat 4: Gus Pasqualla - 320,000
Seat 5: Devon Hulce - 275,000
Seat 6: Joe Uwazurike - 400,000
Seat 7: Eddie Cybulski - 310,000
Seat 8: Albert Ng - 510,000
Seat 9: Gary "The Captain" Tighe - 500,000