The Salt Mine Episode 15: GP Vegas Wrap-Up feat. Alex Jay Chen and Ethan Gaieski of Team Mongoose

Welcome dear listeners to another episode of The Salt Mine! On this episode Steve, Sean and Matt are joined by streamers Alex Jay Chen and Ethan Gaieski to talk about GP Vegas. They banter about the results, Alex and Ethan’s runs, as well as a variety of other topics, such as where Alex and Ethan see themselves with Magic, the nature of content creation and the typical ragging on Sneak & Show. Enjoy!

Ethan Gaieski’s GP Montreal Top 8!
http://magic.wizards.com/en/events/coverage/gpmon17/top-8-decklists-2017-05-21

Alex (Grixis Delver) vs. Tom Ross (Infect)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EeejG2PVPI

Alex and Ethan’s stream!
https://www.twitch.tv/alexjchen

Andrew Calderon’s interview by Thraben University:
http://www.thrabenuniversity.com/?p=1145

Trent Clarke’s 4c Control Report:
https://thesaltminesite.com/2017/06/13/the-fair-way-into-top-8-top-8-of-legacy-masters-with-4c-control/

Who is PewDiePie? Here is PewDiePie’s YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/user/PewDiePie

Josiah’s tournament report:
https://www.reddit.com/r/GoblinsMTG/comments/6irlyh/gp_las_vegas_legacy_goblins_tournament_report/

NLG Dandenong Eternal Weekend metagame breakdown:
https://thesaltminesite.com/2017/06/26/nlg-dandenong-legacy-masters-metagame-breakdown/

Songs, in order of appearance:
“Viva Las Vegas” by Elvis Presley
“Fuckin’ Problems” by A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar

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