Let It Go - Please ; Start Your Year Correctly

Let It Go – Please ; Start Your Year Correctly

The Rules Guy: Learning To Let It Go The Rules Guy Explains Why You Just Need To Move On To The Next Hand by Card Player News Team www.cardplayer.com Most players learn poker’s explicit rules pretty quickly: the “one-chip rule,” for example, or “verbal declarations are binding

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Poker Life - Aaron Mermelstein ; Time to Grow Up

Poker Life – Aaron Mermelstein ; Time to Grow Up

A Poker Life: Aaron Mermelstein Mermelstein Survives Roller Coaster Year On The Tournament Circuit by Julio Rodriguez www.cardplayer.com In the past year, Aaron Mermelstein has experienced some ups and downs that most poker pros take decades to encounter. In fact, in the span of just

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Range Merging ; Polarized Hand Ranges

Range Merging ; Polarized Hand Ranges

Explain Poker Like I'm Five: Range Merging Series Teaches You The Basics Of Poker Strategy And Terminology by Card Player News Team    When you’ve played poker for years, it’s easy to forget that technical poker speak may as well be a different language. Many players just picke

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McKeehen Wins WSOP ; Connected Boards

McKeehen Wins WSOP ; Connected Boards

Joe McKeehen Wins 2015 WSOP Main Event By Dan Katz  www.pokernewsdaily.com Joe McKeehen fulfilled his poker destiny last night, dispatching Neil Blumenfield and Josh Beckley easily on his way to capturing the 2015 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event Championship. For his efforts, he wo

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Poker Math is not Common Core ; Poker Variance Works

Poker Math is not Common Core ; Poker Variance Works

Don't avoid using poker math by George Epstein www.gamingtoday.com Poker, Texas Hold'em Betting tips: Know the probability of what the next card could be.Why do so many avid poker players tend to shy away from anything that has to do with the mathematics of poker? Then they blame bad luck f

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Common Live Poker Leaks ; Expanding Your Draws

Common Live Poker Leaks ; Expanding Your Draws

  Five Common Live Poker Leaks by Ian Simpson www.cardplayer.com Live poker is a very different game to the online version, and some of the leaks in your live game will be unique to that format. Here are 5 leaks I have found to be quite common, spotting them, or eliminating them from your

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Continuation Betting

Continuation Betting

Poker Strategy With Rep Porter: Using Your Chips As Weapons Porter Talks About Continuation Betting by Rep Porter Today I want to write about the continuation bet, or c-bet as it is commonly referred to. A c-bet is defined as: Any bet made on the flop by the last preflop aggressor.

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Negreanu Featured in New Poker Series ; The 'M' Concept

Negreanu Featured in New Poker Series ; The ‘M’ Concept

Daniel Negreanu to Be Featured In New Scripted Poker Series By Earl Burton www.poker newsdaily.com If there is something that is in the news about poker, it seems poker professional Daniel Negreanu has been a part of it lately. Although there isn’t a network, cable channel or online outle

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Concentrate on Skill,Not Luck ; Superior and Inferior in Poker

Concentrate on Skill,Not Luck ; Superior and Inferior in Poker

Concentrate more on poker skill than luck by George Epstein www.gamingtoday.com Luck is nothing more than random chance. Good luck favors you; bad luck does not. You have absolutely no control over it.Luck is nothing more than random chance. Good luck favors you; bad luck does not. You have abs

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The Delayed Continuation Bet ; Making Snap Judgments

The Delayed Continuation Bet ; Making Snap Judgments

Poker Strategy With Dusty Schmidt: The Delayed Continuation Bet Schmidt Explains When To Wait Until The Turn To Fire by Dusty Schmidt www.cardplayer.com Dusty Schmidt In this series of articles, I discuss every play in the book. That’s why I call it The Playbook! In this installment, we

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Luck is Sometimes Skill ; All 'Outs' Not the Same

Luck is Sometimes Skill ; All ‘Outs’ Not the Same

Poker players can swing luck with skill by Irene Edith www.gamingtoday.com Phil Ivey can influence luck through skillIn my last column about Good Luck – Bad Luck, we observed that no one (not even Phil Ivey) can control Luck. It’s just a matter of chance. But you can influence Luck, albei

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So You Wanna Be a Pro ; Tells Provide the Crucial Edge

So You Wanna Be a Pro ; Tells Provide the Crucial Edge

A Foolproof Plan to Becoming a Professional Poker Player by Daniel Negreanu www.cardplayer.com   I think the most important aspect of dealing with kids like this is to have an honest, coaching conversation with them. One that illustrates the complexities involved in making a living

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Elasticity is Important ; A Poker Life - David Paredes

Elasticity is Important ; A Poker Life – David Paredes

Poker Strategy With Gavin Griffin: Elasticity Griffin Explains Why Proper Range Analysis Is So Important by Gavin Griffin www.cardplayer.com   Gavin Griffin I was playing my usual game last night, $5-$5 blinds no-limit and this hand came up. There was a limper and the guy in th

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A Poker Life: Bryn Kenney ; The Squeeze Play

A Poker Life: Bryn Kenney ; The Squeeze Play

A Poker Life: Bryn Kenney Hard-Working New York-Native Among The Game's Best by Julio Rodriguez www.cardplayer.com Bryn Kenney Bryn Kenney isn’t afraid of a little hard work. The 28-year-old has been a professional poker player for nearly a decade now and is showing no signs of slowing

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More on Tanking ; Poker Promises and Reward

More on Tanking ; Poker Promises and Reward

Gavin Griffin: Poker Questions Asked And Answered Griffin Tackles The Tanking Debate by Gavin Griffin www.cardplayer.com Gavin Griffin People in the poker community often come up to me and ask about whatever is on their mind. Some of these questions are good questions, and some are bad

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