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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...

The rise of Kings Card Club

Before Kings Card Club became a reality, it was only a vision in the eyes of ownership. That vision was one of customer service and entertainment. In order for the dream...

More like Pooh, less like Eeyore

By Randall Rapp Do you ever find yourself sitting at a poker table feeling a bit grumpy and surly? Maybe you’ve taken some bad beats or your dog just doesn’t like...

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...

Limit vs. no-limit

By Kenny Smith About six months ago I began talking with a number of different poker players that I know and asked them if they prefer playing limit or no-limit...

Good, bad & ugly

By Randall Rapp If you want to compare your poker life to a movie, it’s best if it follows a script like An Officer and a Gentleman (happy ending—poker is always...

Living the poker dream pt. 1: The road to the Main Event

By Neil Blumenfield On June 20, 2015 I cashed for $2,452 in the WSOP Seniors event finishing 268th. It was my ninth trip to the WSOP and my first cash in the Seniors in...

Play to win, not get even

By Kenny Smith I was playing in a $4/8 limit game a few weeks ago and saw a gentleman win a fairly healthy kill pot valued at 23 big bets ($368). He called two bets cold...

Barber is WSOP H.O.R.S.E. champ

By Arnold Warner On July 1 Andrew Barber and 203 other players ponied up $10,000 each to enter the World Series of Poker’s H.O.R.S.E. Championship. At the end of the...

Blumenfield makes Nov. Nine

San Francisco’s Neil Blumenfield navigated his way through a field of 6,240 entries in the 2015 World Series of Poker’s Main Event to be one of the elite nine...

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