Beyond the Numbers | What is the difference between four-card Omaha and the five-card version? Having that extra card really creates a great deal of action.
Poker By George | By far the most important poker skill is starting-hand selection. The better your starting hand, the more likely you will win that pot.
Winning Strategies | Three Card Poker was simplistic in its beauty. The game, for its time, was flawless. It is a basic game with the player’s hand competing against the dealer’s hand.
Winning Strategies | The first proprietary table game is generally recognized as Caribbean Stud Poker. Keeping in perfect form, Caribbean Stud has a back story that is perfect for Las Vegas.
Poker by George | Larry Flynt’s Lucky Lady Casino recently hosted our Claude Pepper Seniors Poker Group and guests to an exciting Texas hold’em limit tournament.
Poker by George | What does the game of poker have to do with Alzheimer’s disease? Can you guess?
Winning Strategies | The next step in the evolution was to create a game that has a higher volatility. You wager more, but you can win more.
Poker by George | The majority of players are destined to “donate” some of their money. To a significant extent, that’s because of the Cost-to-Play, most of which goes to the casino.
Winning Strategies | I believe that each successful game in the history of table games has had a unique gimmick that has made it memorable for the player.
Beyond the Numbers | James Woods may have found the real ace. "Miami” John Cernuto has been coaching the legendary actor and he credits much of his tournament success to Cernuto.
Poker by George | Dr. Schoonmaker offers good reasons for reconsidering that idea. By way of example, he notes that even some of the top pros have ended up broke.
Poker by George | Claude Pepper Seniors Poker Tournament scheduled for April 5 at the Lucky Lady Casino.
Poker by George | After mucking several hands preflop, Sally was dealt pocket deuces. She was in the Big Blind and there were no raises, so she got to see the flop for “free.”
Poker by George | To recall, it was about a hand that I was dealt in a limit $4-$8 hold’em game with 1/2 Kill at Larry Flynt’s Hustler Casino in Gardena, Calif.
Poker by George | Apparently, PokerFitz has solved this problem by playing against the many tourists in Las Vegas who are “Poker Pigeons” (they play much too many poor starting hands).
Beyond the Numbers | Poker needs more ambassador icons like Yosh Nakano. The Poker Hall of Fame would be better with Yosh Nakano as a member.
Poker by George | Most recreational poker players will neglect to seek out such tells from their opponents
Poker by George | With so many opponents raising and calling, there was a good chance someone already held a bigger pair in the hole.
Winning Strategies | As promised in last week’s column, I conclude my story about Four Card Poker. The strategy is broken into two parts.
Poker by George | Poker has many outstanding celebrity women, but does it have its fair share of women playing at the tables in casinos and card rooms?
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