March 25, 2009 (CAP Newswire) — Johnny Lodden, a poker pro who is among Europe’s best-known players, has officially joined Team PokerStars Pro, the company announced today. He is the first Norwegian to earn a spot on the elite team.
"After years of seeing Johnny Lodden at PokerStars events, what happened today almost seems like a formality,” writes Brad Willis at the PokerStars news blog. “Lodden has become a friend to PokerStars, to the PokerStars players, and even to the PokerStars bloggers.
“Now a member of Team PokerStars Pro, Lodden has re-set his sights on winning a EPT title.”