In effect, playing poker and writing about it provide the same types of mental challenge and stimulation, and it goes one step further: It makes me a better poker player.
I was at a $4-$8 limit Texas hold’em game with a full table. Pre-flop, I had mucked my hole cards, leaving seven or eight players in the pot. But this hand seemed different.
When playing Texas hold’em, the river may well be the most important card. It is the final card to be dealt out on the board.
I feel a little like Paul Revere. The casinos are open! The casinos are open! I’m guessing they are coming by both land and air.
My first experience with angle shooting came years ago when I still played 7-card stud, in a low-limit game at the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood, Calif.
Angle Shooting can be very costly. Most likely, being an honorable person, you would never use it.
This week’s topic is Let It Ride. No longer nearly as popular as it once was, it is still a commonly found game.
Be Aware that “Connectors” (two cards in sequence) have much more value than do suited hole cards. Better to be tempted with them than with suited hole cards.
"A time to get, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away.” So, too, it is in the game of poker, knowing when to walk away is key.
Rather than sticking to one variety of poker, many players make a point of playing different games. These include Texas hold’em, Omaha, Razz, and others.
One of the challenges of finding perfect strategy is the difference between perfect strategy and expert strategy. Take for example, the situation with Ultimate Texas Hold’em.
Doyle Brunson recommends: “Stick to your first impression. Have the courage of your convictions.” That’s fine so long as you have this gift we call intuition.
Dozens of A-list celebrities will come together for Stars CALL for Action - Powered by PokerStars, an online charity poker event
I recognize that playing poker is a matter of probability. The probability of winning will increase when you start with a strong hand vs. a weaker one.
The World Poker Tour and Golden Nugget Grand Poker Series have announced news for their tournaments.
A festival of high-stakes No Limit Hold’Em action is coming to partypoker in May, with the launch of the inaugural Super High Roller Bowl Online Series.
Sooner or later, we will defeat COVID-19 and end its impact on our lives. But then what? Will life then go on as we knew it before the pandemic? How will the poker world change?
The 51st running of the World Series of Poker, set to begin Tuesday, May 26 from the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas is officially being postponed
"Scout out paytables before sitting to play” games in casinos. Some do pay better than others and this applies to all casino games including poker.
partypoker is delighted to announce a partnership with internationally acclaimed comedian and actor Kevin Hart.
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