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Category: January/February 2019

There’s “gold” at Lucky Chances

Three big events made up the 20th Annual Gold Rush poker series at Lucky Chances Casino in Colma, held Nov. 9 to 19. Event 1 had a $600 buy-in and $50,000 first place...

Big winners at TPR Semi-annual Championship

By Arnold Warner In November, Thu Tran was in the Turlock area from Biloxi, Miss. visiting his parents when he heard about a big poker tournament at Turlock Poker Room....

Don’t read this book!

Book Review By Raymond T. Akers This may be the most practical and useful book of poker advice ever. “Exploitative Play in Live Poker” by Alexander Fitzgerald...

Playing the Main Event in Turlock series

By Randall Rapp I was fortunate enough to make it to the Turlock Poker Room for the Main Event of their Semi-annual Championship Series in November. Checking in for the...

A poker player’s wish list

Life in the Streets By Vincent Olmos For this holiday season, I’ve compiled my poker wish list that fellow players should enjoy. I have listed a little need, a little...

Leading usually does not make sense

By Jonathan Little I recently witnessed a hand in a $1,000 buy-in poker tournament that illustrates a few mistakes that many amateurs make on a regular basis. With...

Entertainment clutter

By Kenny Smith I was thumbing through a multitude of posts within the poker groups I associate with on social media and I came across a question asking poker players...

Become a better poker player

Prop Tales By Bill Patty In 2018 I became a better poker player. Do you remember that line in Rounders​ when Mike talks about being a grinder and he warns that, if you...

California tribe inks gaming compact for Butte County casino

In August, the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of the Chico Rancheria signed a gaming compact with the state, the next step in their proposed construction of a new casino....

Livermore Casino has Toys for Tots

On Dec. 15, Livermore Casino hosted a Toys for Tots Drive that coincided with their December Deep Stack Tournament. Hundreds of toys were donated to Toys for Tots, which...

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