The Mike Trout Approach to Tournament Poker

Who says that professional baseball players can’t teach us a thing or two about the right way to play poker? In this tips and strategy article, we examine what it means to take the Mike Trout approach to tournament poker and how if can work for you at the tables.

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Time to Repent for My Poker Sins

Every once in a while there comes a time when one ought to take a step back and be introspective. Now, in the midst of the Ten Days of Repentance, I feel a responsibility towards my readers and towards many people in the poker industry to ask for forgiveness. Why? What for? Please read on to find out the details.

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Poker on the Annual Company Trip

While the poker action during my company’s annual trip isn’t necessarily the most memorable, it’s the build up, ambiance, participants, and aftermath surrounding the game that makes it one of the most unique poker games I play in over the course of the year.

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Poker Profile: Alexander “Assassinato” Fitzgerald

Ever wonder what makes a great poker coach? In this profile of professional poker player Alex “Assassinato” Fitzgerald you’ll be sure to find out. The consummate professional at and away from the felt, Fitzgerald’s model is certainly worth emulating.

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If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Play, Don’t Play at All

While I haven’t completely taken a break from writing for this poker blog, my output hasn’t been as frequent as it has been in months past. Rather than make excuses for “slowing down” I took a step back and asked myself what could be learned from it and how that lesson could extend to the poker table. I think you’ll enjoy this read.

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11 Reasons Why Wild Bill Hickok is in the Poker Hall of Fame

Scroll down the names enshrined in the Poker Hall of Fame and one, in particular, stands out; that of Wild Bill Hickok. The gunslinger of the Old West surely has an interesting story, and if you’re wondering why he was tapped for entry into the Hall, we’ve got 11 reasons that’ll surely make you nod your head in agreement (or shake it in wonderment). Have a look,

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