We don't know where Scott Clements was off to in such a hurry, but we saw him sprint out of the Amazon Room with his backpack, only to return about 5 minutes later in similar hasty fashion.
In his first hand back, he got involved with Troy Palmer who raised to 3,000 preflop from middle position. Clement called to see the flop of
On the flop, Palmer bet out 1500, Clements raised, and Palmer called.
The turn was the , Palmer checked, Clements bet 3,000 and Palmer called.
The river was the , Palmer bet 3,000 and Clements called.
Palmer turned over for top two pair and no low, but it was good enough to scoop the massive pot and put him up to 55,000. Clements on the other hand was knocked down to 56,000.