This is the first guest poker blog post from Victor Luebker, who will be living the cardplayer lifestyle in 2012. He’ll be sharing poker tales with readers while touring the circuit and playing in poker rooms and high-profile events across the United States.
Atlantic City gaming enthusiasts have one more reason to smile as Harrah’s begins offering poolside blackjack. The new poolside gaming area is set to be imitated by other East Coast casino resort destinations.
Have you ever wondered who would win in a fight between Las Vegas and Atlantic City? Vegas, right? Well the underdog Atlantic City sure came out swinging hard…
Don’t you wish there was some way to buy in to your favorite daily or weekly tournament instead of waiting in line, in person, at the poker room? Have you ever walked in to a poker room ready to play in a tournament only to find that it had already started? Well, this poker blogger just discovered a cool site that allows you to do just that: lock up a seat in a live poker tournament online, right from the comfort of your living room: www.pokertickets.com.
With a lead character that’ll clearly have aged in McDermott, Rounders 2 scriptwriters will have to bridge the long gap. My money says what they’ll come up with will have something to do with online poker. To do so would be quite wise in my opinion, as it would pique the interest of the film’s cult audience of poker players.
While many online poker pros have given serious thought to relocating abroad, where they could continue playing legally, just the thought of the bureaucracy and hassle involved has forced plenty potential emigrants to stay put. Enter the “Poker Refugees” service.