RecPoker | Episode 376 – Drew “BetOnDrew” Gonzalez

By Steve Fredlund
May 18, 2022

This week, Jim Reid and the panel interview Drew “BetOnDrew” Gonzalez about his popular twitch channel, playing poker for love and money, what got him started in poker, and what keeps him excited about the game. Drew also talks about the importance of ‘fun’ at the table and how to be a good ambassador for the world of poker. Finally, he offers some great advice for recreational players who are looking to take their game to the next level.

Drew is active on Twitter as @betondrew and you can check out his livestream at https://twitch.tv/betondrew

We also go over this week’s home game results and discuss these topics:
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Time Stamps

02:59 Welcome & Introduction 
05:30 Introduction to Drew Gonzalez
07:11 Drew on how he thinks of himself in the poker world
08:54 Being a professional poker player versus making a living in the poker world
19:03 Drew shares how he got started in poker
23:52 Drew likes the psychological stuff that happens around poker
26:49 What does Drew’s schedule look like these days?
33:06 Drew shares which live events are the fun ones
36:35 Live Progressive Knockout (PKO)Tournaments explained
38:57 Drew: Do not care what anyone says about your game
51:30 Jim: Home Game Result updates 
57:17 Rob: Book Study updates 



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Steve Fredlund

Steve Fredlund is the host of the RecPoker podcast and Rec.Poker website, both of which are committed to building a vibrant and encouraging poker learning community. Steve also works diligently to encourage people live their most fulfilling lives through coaching, speaking and writing; information about that is at stevefredlund.com.

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