So a bunch of pro bass fishermen were playing Texas hold 'em in a Buffalo hotel room and, lo and behold, a fishing tournament broke out.
The winds blew, the waves crested and the Bassmaster Elite Series pros dragged scads of smallmouth bass across the scales.
Takahiro Omori's dreams have come true, winning the 2004 Bassmaster Classic.
The anglers fishing Sunday tell all on baits, spots and strategy
Cards, cable and karaoke highlight the pros' surprise day off Thursday
Conditions on Alabama's Lake Guntersville are set up for the power fisherman among the Elite Series anglers to excel in this week's Southern Challenge presented by Purolator.
Anglers, relieved not to be out in storm, remained eager to sack Guntersville
Strong storms, possible tornados, forces first-day cancellation
Brian Hugdins said: "I had a seven pounder and a six pounder next to the boat today, but when I reached down to get them, they spit the bait."
Famed Big-Bass Factory Awaits Nation's Top Anglers.