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Robert Turner is a legendary poker player and billiard marketing expert, best known for inventing the game of Omaha poker and introducing it to Nevada in 1982.. He created World Team Poker, the first professional league for the game. He is co-founder of Crown Digital Games. 

Twitter: @thechipburner

Email: RobertTurner@gamingtoday.com

Online sports betting and lottery

Online sports betting and lottery

posted on October 08, 2013 by

Beyond the Numbers | The estimated revenue that can be generated by online poker pales in comparison to the numbers that will be generated by online lottery ticket sales.

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Poker tournament entry fees increasing at high rate

Poker tournament entry fees increasing at high rate

posted on September 10, 2013 by

Beyond the Numbers | Poker tournaments now have a higher takeout than horse racing, instead of being only slightly higher than sports betting and table games. This has a negative impact on the gaming industry as a whole.

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Online poker and casinos must work together

Online poker and casinos must work together

posted on August 06, 2013 by

Beyond the Numbers | They say you have to understand the past to move into the future, and the marketing of poker, whether it's online poker or in brick-and-mortar casinos, is no different.

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One poker 'Buddha' who turned out bad

One poker 'Buddha' who turned out bad

posted on July 09, 2013 by

There was a young Latino man who would come in with an entourage. He would play at the Asian table games at $10,000 to $20,000 limits, and poker players would follow him around hoping “Buddha” would put them in some poker tournaments.

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Poker players can aid tournament directors

Poker players can aid tournament directors

posted on June 18, 2013 by

Beyond the Numbers | A hallmark of a great tournament director is one who listens to the players. I have been playing the WSOP for over 30 years, and last week something extraordinary happened while I was playing in an Omaha Hi-Low event.

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