Robert Turner

Gaming Today Robert Turner

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

Power of the mind decides winners and losers in poker

Power of the mind decides winners and losers in poker

posted on March 28, 2017 by

Beyond the Numbers | There is not much distinction between an average player and a great player. The average player can do much to improve his game with meditation, diet and endurance. Never underestimate the power of your mind.

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LA techies can shape gambling's future

LA techies can shape gambling's future

posted on February 28, 2017 by

Beyond the Numbers | Poker revenue at Hollywood Park Casino, located in Inglewood, California near the Westside of Los Angeles, is surging.

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Establishing model for true professional poker player

Establishing model for true professional poker player

posted on January 31, 2017 by

Beyond the Numbers | There are several types of serious poker players and others who would like to be considered professional players. For this article, I define professional poker players as those who support their lifestyle by playing poker.

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Casinos need to remember they are in the people business

Casinos need to remember they are in the people business

posted on December 27, 2016 by

Beyond the Numbers | A cautionary tale about the future of gaming is the story of PokerStars. It’s just another example of not understanding people. PokerStars’ decision to move away from the loyal customers who brought them to the dance by saying pros are not welcome is just misguided.

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Stensrud's influence in his words

Stensrud's influence in his words

posted on November 29, 2016 by

Beyond the Numbers | If anyone deserves to be in the Poker Industry Hall of Fame, it’s Jerry Stensrud. During his 25-year tenure at Commerce Casino, Stensrud helped develop Commerce Casino into the largest poker room in the world, a distinction it still holds today.

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