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By Kyle Kitagawa If you don’t already follow me on Instagram, I go by @Cali_Kidddd, and I am quite active on the social media platform when it comes to sharing my...

Coping with losing streaks

By Kenny Smith It can be extremely frustrating when you go for weeks without netting a win in cash games. I’ve known of players who have gone three, four, sometimes as...

#2 How Would You Play the Hand?

This is from a hand that I recently played in a soft 1/3 NL game at Stones Gambling Hall in Citrus Heights, CA. On this particular Friday night, they had 14 cash games...

#1 How Would You Play the Hand?

This is a hand that I played in a juicy 1/3 No Limit Holdem game held at The Limelight Cardroom in downtown Sacramento where things got tricky playing A♣K♣ from...

The fabulous folly of two pair

By Kenny Smith I think two pair is the one hand I see that most often traps the player holding it. It’s a made hand that in some cases can be a monster, but I also see...

Pineapple Open Face Chinese is THE BEST

Last month I only played two tournaments.  Neither of them were Holdem’ events.  I’m so bored with Holdem’ right now that I can’t even focus...

Managing Tilt and Understanding Variance; “Smashing Stuff”

For years, I had no idea how to control my emotions from poker.  The swings in poker can be brutal, and often times what separates a winning player from a losing player...

Strategy: Limit Holdem Hand Reviews

A lot of people have asked me about my strategy for limit holdem, so I’ve decided to share a few hand reviews from live sessions I’ve played.  Each hand...

Poker and Nutrition

Good job.  You just read every poker book and watched every training video that you could get a hold of and are feeling ready to sit with the best in the game, but what...

A Homeless Lady Kicked My _____…

It was November, 2009.  I was at the living room dining table “studying” (not really) for an exam while also trading a few stocks on my E-trade account.  I...

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