George Epstein

Gaming Today George Epstein

A retired engineer, George Epstein is the author of “The Greatest Book of Poker for Winners!” and “Hold’em or Fold’em? – An Algorithm for Making the Key Decision.” He teaches poker courses and conducts a unique Poker Lab at the Claude Pepper Senior Center under the auspices of the City of Los Angeles Dept. of Recreation and Parks and at West Los Angeles College.

Email: GeorgeEpstein@gamingtoday.com

Deception key tool for winning in Poker

Deception key tool for winning in Poker

posted on August 17, 2019 by

Poker by George | Playing poker, there are two ways to win the pot: One is to hold the best hand at the showdown; and two, be highly skilled at deception.

Keeping track of your poker chips is smart

Keeping track of your poker chips is smart

posted on August 08, 2019 by

Poker by George | Table image can be a powerful factor at the poker table and strongly influence how people play their hands against such a mountain of chips.

Poker good for a healthy brain

Poker good for a healthy brain

posted on August 02, 2019 by

Poker by George | Why do you play poker? There may be several benefits. Most poker players will respond to this question: “To win money, of course.”

Dispelling fallacies at the poker table

Dispelling fallacies at the poker table

posted on July 27, 2019 by

Poker By George | Assuming there is no cheating, the cards are random as they are dealt out of the deck; still, sometimes, hand after hand, the cards just fall into place to make you the winner.

Worst blunders a poker player might make

Worst blunders a poker player might make

posted on July 22, 2019 by

Poker by George | “Don’t do stupid things.” I would label these as really bad mistakes — the worst blunders a poker player might make.