At the outset of each calendar year, many successful poker players set goals for themselves. I believe that this helps one focus on concrete things to accomplish over the course of the following 12 months. Besides playing poker recreationally, I’m also involved in poker writing, poker content marketing, and other poker ventures. This personal post will detail the top 10 poker and poker blog goals I hope to achieve in 2014.
The Cardplayer Lifestyle poker blog is starting off 2014 on a high note as, for the first time, we’re interviewing a bona-fide poker world champion. Just ahead of the upcoming Aussie Millions, we’re proud to present to you our exclusive interview with “Mr. Aussie Aussie Aussie” himself, 2005 WSOP Main Event Champion Joe Hachem. Almost a decade after his landmark win, Joe opens up about how his life has changed, both on a personal and poker level. He also answers some questions about his past life that he’s never been asked before. Read on to learn what the champ’s been up to as well as his future poker aspirations.
With the holiday season in full swing, there’s no better time than now to capture the spirit of the season here at Cardplayer Lifestyle. So, we called upon 21 top poker players and personalities to let us know what questions they would ask Santa Claus if given the opportunity. We’re positive their responses are sure to get a smile out of you.
Many poker players tend to look down on slots as they believe this is a less advanced form of gambling. Clearly they’re unaware of how poker has actually helped create and shape these games, which are now the world’s most popular form of casino entertainment.
It’s a banner day for New Jersey today, as legal online poker has finally made it’s debut in the Garden State. With everyone abuzz about the new online poker (and online casino game) offerings, we thought it would be a good time to interview someone with a unique perspective on the goings-on there. Dan Morelli is the Poker Operations Manager for Caesars Entertainment, which owns four properties in Atlantic City and is the region’s largest live poker operator. We asked Dan his thoughts on the current live poker scene there, what he thought the effects would be of New Jersey’s new legal online poker offerings, and a host of other intriguing questions. Curious what he had to say? Read on…
Want to know what it’s like to be in charge of news for one of the biggest poker affiliate sites in the world? Well, we’ve snagged an interview with Barry Carter, who has actually held the position of Editor at TWO of the biggest poker affiliate sites. Aside from giving us a behind-the-scenes look at what that’s like, Barry discusses his co-authorship of The Mental Game of Poker series and his other side poker projects. Check out this must-read Cardplayer Lifestyle exclusive!