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Robbie and Paul Young

The (Poker) Ties That Bind

Sometimes poker can be the conduit for some of the best, most heartwarming stories. Last night, after deciding on the spur of the moment to head out to the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles, I had the good fortune of bumping into a long lost friend and mentor who I hadn’t seen for over a dozen years.

This is the incredible story of how a poker room was the setting for me reconnecting by pure chance with someone who helped shape my life, Coach Paul Young.

Joey Ingram PLO

Playing in Joey’s Great Game of PLO

Poker fans already know of Joey Ingram’s long love affair with the great game of Pot Limit Omaha (PLO), but it’s a special privilege to actually sit at a live poker table and mix it up with the grand papi himself.

I had the good fortune of being able to do just that. Let’s just say it was an extremely GTO move. The laughs and memories will stick with me forever. Join me as I fill you in on all the details of what went down.

Poker Players Unite

Charitable Poker Fundraising Profile: Poker Players Unite

Think that fundraising through poker has to be limited to charity poker tournaments? Think again! Have you ever heard of a “pokerthon”? The grassroots organization called Poker Players Unite has created a great concept that puts charitable poker fundraising in the hands of the individual players.

Learn more about a great way to use poker to raise money for worthy causes, as well as the great work done by the PPU.

Creek Entertainment Gretna

The Great American Poker Trip: Tallahassee

Just Hands Poker Podcast co-host Jack Laskey is in the midst of a road trip across the United States. Along the way, he has made it his mission to visit numerous poker rooms. This article is the fourth in a series that will compare and contrast how poker is played in land-based rooms in different regions across the country.

The fourth stop on the trip was Tallahassee, specifically the Creek Entertainment Gretna poker room. Enjoy the review!