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James Holzhauer to return for ‘Jeopardy!’

James Holzhauer, the professional gambler who became a part of the mainstream media zeitgeist last spring when he became the fourth-highest earning “Jeopardy!” contestant, is set to return to the …

‘Jeopardy!’ champion eliminated at World Series of Poker

LAS VEGAS – “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished …

UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ Holzhauer a winner in TV ratings, too

’Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer is a big winner in television ratings, too.

Did James Holzhauer break the ‘Jeopardy’ record? Here’s what happened.

James Holzhauer, the unflappable “Jeopardy!” champion who has brought in more than $2 million in winnings, was poised to beat Ken Jennings’ record haul.

UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019

Couch Slouch sorry to see James Holzhauer go

I could not stop watching James Holzhauer. I could not stop thinking about James Holzhauer. I could not stop dreaming of James Holzhauer.

Ken Jennings: I’m rooting for James Holzhauer

I’m the only person alive who knows firsthand how difficult it is to do what James Holzhauer is doing on ‘Jeopardy!’, and that’s why I’m rooting him on.

UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019

Couch Slouch: There’s a little bit of Mike Tyson in Jeopardy superstar James Holzhauer

Couch Slouch: Think of the most fearsome, dominant individual-sport athletes of the last couple of generations; at their best, you had little chance of beating them: Mike Tyson. Michael Phelps. …

‘Jeopardy!’ winner James Holzhauer keeps dominating. Does it matter if he broke the game?

James Holzhauer, a frighteningly talented “Jeopardy!” player has dominated the past 14 games and racked up $1,061,554, second only to Ken Jennings. But has he broken the game?