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!
Everyone has bad beat stories to tell about their tough times at the tables. This post was originally meant to be a celebration of good fortune, but, as I heartrendingly learned, even high hands can get bad beat. Grab your tissues and read on for a sorry poker tale (unless of course you were “the other guy”). At least there’s a happy ending though.
Seen everything Las Vegas poker has to offer? Tired of the same poker rooms you always visit in Atlantic City? Looking for a new exotic poker destination to visit? We’ve compiled a list of 5 exotic live poker destinations that would be sure to reinvigorate your passion for the game. Visit any of these places and aside from playing some fun poker you’re all but assured a phenomenal trip!
I had a 5-star experience meeting The Mental Game of Poker author Jared Tendler in person a couple days ago. A professed fanboy and follower of his mental poker game advice, there are a number of takeaways I’d like to share with you all from my meeting with him. Read on to find out what they are.