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Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-30-2007, 05:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 42
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: IT SUCKS THAT A Bad Beat Jackpot is coming to Borgata Dec. 1st

I bet they just grab player cards and mark those...so no borgata card, no jackpot.
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 22
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Which game has the most variance swings?? top 3

It's not popular because holdem (specifically NL) is the game on TV. People want to play the TV game.

IMO the split pot games have the least varience of any, for just that reason.
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 105
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Playing Limit

[ QUOTE ]
Kurn, umm I don't have a pair on the river, I have the nuts.

Selling, thanks for the advice. Your last paragraph is what I'm really struggling with in my head though. I just can't wrap...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 03:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 105
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Playing Limit

I like that line, its pretty standard - especially if you feel you can get substantial river action (which you did). The other factor is that you have better odds than a naked flush draw - gutshot...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 17
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: General questions about tracker/pahud/ and micro NL

use Pokertracker's specific onsite forum for detailed product questions. If you picked up Pokerace's HUD, I know that site also has a product specific forum...other HUDs I don't know.
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 17
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: What is exploitive play?

Exploitive play is playing to allow your opponents' mistakes to cause you to profit.

Crude example: Player X always raises on the button if its a limped pot.

Exploitive play: Limp with pocket...
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-30-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 54
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Low Stakes Limit Game - Guy Hollywooding every hand

Sounds almost like the guy was on a power trip - making all of you wait for him to make himself feel more important (to himself).
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 36
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Some basic RAZZ questions

Pretty extreme example but it works

The razz notations for the two hands are AAKQ5 vs 22KQ5.
Each hand has a king and queen as the non-playing cards.
http://twodimes.net/h/?z=3973538
pokenum ...
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-30-2007, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Borgata Winter Open

Satellite day has been very good cash game ground in the past (for me). Since I don't play mega-limits, the satellite players tend to be the ones I want to play against.

I remember playing 2/5...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 22
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Good poker odds calculator?

I should also encourage twodimes for non holdem calculations, it's where I go when I want to check a hand from Omaha/Stud/Draw based games.
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-30-2007, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 22
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Good poker odds calculator?

http://www.pokerstove.com
Forum: Psychology 11-30-2007, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 43
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Sleeping Habits

I went through the same cycle - I started cutting back the poker and also made sure to do something else between playing cards and going to bed (generally reading - and not poker).

Set yourself a...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-29-2007, 06:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 105
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Playing Limit

Limit is about winning/saving single bets. Like in any form of poker, all you can do is play a hand optimally and wait for the long run to get there.

Also remember that the odds are different...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-29-2007, 01:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 36
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Some basic RAZZ questions

yes

2243A loses to
AA432
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-29-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 60
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Horrible Time Pot Rule at Commerce

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Can we change the time pot rules at the Borgata? I would like to fold under the gun and get paid.

[/ QUOTE ]

heck I'd settle for getting my UTG hand free of paying time if I'm...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-29-2007, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 36
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Some basic RAZZ questions

1)Read the hand backwards - 5432A is the nuts.
7643A vs
65432

The second hand has the lowest first card, it wins. If the first card matches, move to the second, and so forth until someone wins....
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-28-2007, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 13
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Odds Calculator

Correct. I would separate studying the odds and playing poker into different timeframes. The most basic percentages (flush/straight draws, flopping sets, etc) should be memorized.
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-28-2007, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 13
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Odds Calculator

your odds of winning are entirely dependent on their hole cards, it wouldn't be viable until you are all in and the cards flipped.

If you want to study odds and get a better sense of how actually...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-28-2007, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 15
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Hand Ranges

www.pokerstove.com (http://www.pokerstove.com)

Download and start testing different %s.

Generally hand reading is the last thing you'll pick up as a poker player.

SNGs you really won't...
Forum: Psychology 11-28-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 41
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Is there a term for this?

rekindling the relationship?
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-28-2007, 02:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 195
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Florida Results since 7/1

[ QUOTE ]
any chance that florida will increase the $100 max buyin rules for cash games?kinda silly to play 2/5 with $100 max buyin.

[/ QUOTE ]

I'm holding out for 25/50 with the $100 buyin.
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-28-2007, 02:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 42
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Poker is a necessary annoyance for casino executives.

It's pretty much a standard corporate attitude to be absolutely focused on maximizing income - and the time periods measured have gone from multi-year to month-to-month (and less).

This means...
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-28-2007, 01:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 42
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: Poker is a necessary annoyance for casino executives.

PokerTek is clearly an unbiased source of information regarding electronic poker tables and I'm glad their CEO at least knows what they do as a business.
Forum: Brick and Mortar 11-28-2007, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 17
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: watching other players

I tend to key on the most active players and the players that I initially think are weakest. I figure they are the most likely people for me to end up in a pot with, so I start there.

After that...
Forum: Beginners Questions 11-28-2007, 12:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11
Posted By SellingtheDrama
Re: MTT minraises

Strongly agree with the prior post - anytime someone is begging for action, it often seems to be a strong hand.

Early MTT, I tend to interpret minraises to mean "I want to raise and I'm too dumb...
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