Playing Pocket Pairs from Position vs. Out of Position

Today, lets take an example of a pocket pair and examine how a hand like this plays when you are in position at the...

Playing Position in No Limit Holdem

One of the first things that I stress whenever I teach poker is Position. Playing position in No Limit Holdem is the single most...

The Pitfalls of TPTK-Top Pair/Top Kicker in NLH

Here is another hand example from the NLH Knockout tournament I played a week ago at Talking Stick Resort here in Scottsdale. It's a...

NLH Bounty Tournament

Last Saturday I played in a $240 buy-in NLH Bounty tournament here in Scottsdale, AZ. As promised, this week I am going to recap...

Irish Poker Open Slowroll

I keep seeing articles about this dude playing in the Irish Poker Open who slow-rolled his flopped nut flush. In case you don't know...

No Limit Holdem: Playing Pocket Aces

I was playing a NLH tournament last weekend when a hand came up that I actually see quite frequently and it never ceases to...

No Limit Hold’em-The All-in Bluff

I played a No Limit Hold'em tournament yesterday at a local casino that had a bout 100 players total in it. It's not a...

Great Job Jack Effel at the 2013 WSOP

As anyone who follows poker on my site knows, in the 2012 WSOP at a $1500 NLH bracelet event I had my entire chip...

Texas Hold’em Starting Hands Cheat Sheet

Here is a cool little starting hands cheat sheet that I found a while back. It shows at a quick glance which hands you...

No Limit Texas Holdem Strategy: Playing the Coin Flip

It seems like I am always playing poker against players who are surprised when they lose coin flips. Of course, many times, they are...