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Out of Position Episode (#72): Steeser joins our show to break down two hands from a trip to Vegas during the AVN Awards. Also, crazy story about a blackjack home game gone wrong, and a trip report from the new MGM Detroit poker room. Music by Detroit band The Hand Grenades.
: Ryan 'Terp' Terpstra joins us to tell us about his WSOP tournament run and the cash game action in Vegas. Gambit and Frank debate a 3-bet hand Frank played with AK. Music by Lightning Love from Ypsilanti.
Our biggest episode yet! Four interviews from Michigan players who cashed at the Firekeepers Mid States Poker Tour: Brock Wilson, Alex Barill, Ryan Terpstra and Nick Perkins. Music by SangoBeats from Grand Rapids.
: Interview with West Michigan player, Jon Gay. Jon has been doing well in the Firekeepers tournaments and shares his story of coming up in online poker before playing live tournaments and cash games. Also, Frank and Gambit talk about PLO8 at Four Aces and the MSPT at Firekeepers. Music by MC5.
: Interview with Kalamazoo player, Robert Strong, talking about a shooting at Wayside West. We also talk to Tom Anthony, floor manager at Wayside West. Frank tries a big bluff at Firekeepers. Music by Lansing's DJ Ryno.
: Frank and Gambit interview local player, beatutwo, who plays in some of the biggest PLO games in Michigan. They also discuss the Tigers and how to get max value out of position. Music by Alfred English.
: Four Aces owner, Guy Hickey is featured in this episode talking about the new Four Aces Club location and the charity rules changes. Frank and Gambit play the $100 tournament at Four Aces that day and breakdown a hand from that tournament. Music by Alfred English.
This episode has an interview with Motor City Casino poker player, Coach McGuirk. Frank and Gambit also discuss Four Aces Club, Charity Poker Rule Changes, Tournament Soft Play and Full Tilt payouts. Music by DJ Carpool.
: Maverick's Poker Room is the latest room to be closed at least for the time being. Listen to an interview on location on the closing day and strategy with Frank and Gambit. Music by John Krogman from Saginaw.
Frank and Gambit talk about the WSOP Main Event winner from Michigan, Ryan Riess! Also, Caveman reports on JCAR meeting and breaking down a hand from the WSOP Circuit in Hammond. Music by Detroit's Battlecross.
: The tipping episode! We talk about how tipping has changed in Michigan charity rooms. Also trip report from MGM and Mavericks, and we break down a hand from Coach McGuirk! Music by Electric Six from Ann Arbor.
On location at the Arcadia/Mr. B Poker Room at the Hamlin Pub in Troy on Rochester Road. Interviews with Dave Ashcraft and Scott 'Caveman' Miller. Strategy with Pay4MySchool. Music by Pistol Day Parade.
Our coverage of the MSPT at Firekeepers Casino in Battle Creek culminates in this episode. Includes an interview with Poker Room Manager, Kelly Bailey, and tournament strategy with Jason 'icufish' Smith. Music by Chiodos.
: Featuring Heartland Poker Tour Champ, Patrick Steele. Patrick won the Soaring Eagle HPT Main Event and recently cashed in the WSOP Main Event. Also, 3-betting strategy talk with Pay4MySchool. Music by Captain Ivory.
: We were on location at Krazy Kopz Poker Room in Westland for the Joes Versus Pros tournament benefiting the family of fallen fireman, Brian Woehlke. Featuring room owner Jeff Kavanaug, Caveman and others. Music by Everyday Ghost.
Featuring MSPT Champion and HPT runner up, Tom Midena. Midena is probably the hottest player in Michigan right now with his MSPT win at Firekeepers, his WSOP Circuit win, and now a runner up finish in an HPT main event. All in just three months! Music by Dirty Americans.
: Frank and Gambit go on location to Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant for the Heartland Poker Tour. Listen to an interview with Fred Bevill, host of the HPT, player interviews, and two big hands from cash game action!
This episode features friend-of-the-show, Pay4MySchool. He tells us about his first trip to Vegas and about some hands he played at the MGM Grand. Frank and Gambit also break down hands from Four Aces and Firekeepers Casino. Music by Dirty Americans.
Featuring Chris "Fox" Wallace of the Mid-States Poker Tour and Grinder University. Also, player interviews from the MSPT qualifier, and discussion on Snookers and charity poker. Music from A Hero Falls.
: PLO strategy from local pro, Flytrap. Also, entertaining Vegas story from local player 1Game, who also talks about his recent online tournament win on Lock Poker and discusses cashing out. Music from The Detroit Cobras.
Santino's and Merging (#41): We are on location at Santino's Poker Room in Washington Township. Also, Pay4MySchool demistifies the topic of range merging. Music from Bazooka Jones.
January 5, 2012 Episode (#25): Local player JDoe. Home game action and sessions at Motor City Casino and Four Aces. Music by Destroy This Place.