Meeting poker celebs, playing in WSOP events, poker trips to Vegas… all of that sounds like a dream life (or bucket list items) to the typical home game poker hero. If and when you’re fortunate enough to have a chance to experience any of those, it’s a pretty big deal!
Check out our list of big-time events for home game players and let us know if you feel we ought to add any more!
When you think of a home game, you often think of a fun, rowdy crowd of friends enjoying themselves around the poker table. Tight nits tend to be the exception at home games, but sometimes playing tight is precisely the right strategy to employ in order to come out a winner.
Have a look at our reasons why your friends might be playing like nits during a home game.
I’ve written a ton about my experiences this past summer at the World Series of Poker, and there’s still so much more to tell you all about.
Aside for all the poker I played in casino poker rooms, I also took the time one night to play in a local home game. The experiences were unforgettable and I want to tell you all about them, and why it was worth travelling halfway around the world to play in it.
I think a lot of recreational poker players and home game warriors will identify with what I have to say about the experience.
There are a number of excellent ways to inject newfound excitement into your home poker game if it’s getting a little stale. Whether it’s a matter of raising the stakes, adding a new poker game to the mix, taking your group of regulars to a proper casino poker room or other ideas, there are plenty of things you can do to keep things exciting when you play poker with your buddies.
This poker blog post is a tribute to my Dad, who taught me how to play the game and has always been my biggest poker supporter. Tomorrow is his 64th birthday. Happy birthday Dad!
Here’s an original poker blog post about playing healthy poker and keeping good nutritional habits at the poker table. It includes an eye-opening video and a great poker tip that’ll hopefully save you some money and calories!