This morning Chip Reese was found dead in his sleep at 56. Scary. Chip, for those of you who don't know, was considered by many to be the best all-around poker player in the world. He won only three WSOP braclets as he was mainly a cash game player and a frequent member of the Big Game at Bellagio.
Reese cemented his place in poker history in 2006 when he won the inaugural $50,000 Horse event at the World Series for his third, and final, bracelet.
UPDATE: Reese passed away in his sleep in a hospital. he had been admitted the night before with Pneumonia-like symptoms.