Even a relatively short stretch can reveal the truth about the long run. Or a classic Eagles song: I used … More
Tag: continuation bet
Indifferent (and Broke)
On a trip to Las Vegas last week, one of my traveling friends went through several consecutive days filled with coolers … More
Way Ahead or Way Behind
In Aesop’s fable The Tortoise and the Hare, an over-confident turtle, tired of being ridiculed, challenges an arrogant rabbit to a … More
If I Had a Time Machine
If I had a time machine, it would be a very simple time machine. My time machine would only allow … More
Facing a Shove on the River With Just One Pair
NOTE: This entry was originally posted on a different site on January 3, 2017 and has been slightly edited prior … More
Zip-a-dee-doo-dah, Zip… Uh Oh!
Dear Readers, Sorry for the bad beat story to follow here, but you KNOW that’s how I get these out … More
Bottom Set = No Good on Dry Flop
Here is an instructional hand that I played online recently, in Bovada’s “Zone Poker” game, at the micro stakes level … More
Daily Debacle – All-In Tennis Match
At the end of the following sequence of hands, another player at the table (not involved in any of these) … More
Daily Debacle – Did I Really Shove Here?
Playing $0.10 / 0.25 NL online this afternoon and got a little tilted over a pattern of folding mediocre hands … More
Daily Debacle – Trapping… myself!
Over and over, non-standard plays seem to backfire more than they work. Deceptive play is believed by many to be … More