Monthly Archives: February 2012

Heads Up Poker Tournament

You don’t often get to play live heads-up tournament in Michigan.  Part of the challenge is getting enough people to play the format.  Another challenge is having a room with enough room and dealers to handle such an event.  I … Continue reading

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Show Notes for February 23, 2012 Episode

Tell us what you thought of our interviews with Ron Berry from Lansing and Gary Bolton of mipokernuts.com. Do you think Frank can make a comeback on sports and win a juicy steak dinner from Gambit?

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MIPokerNuts.com

This week on the podcast we have an interview with Gary Bolton, founder and brains behind the mipokernuts.com web site. I have been playing around the site for a few days now, and I really recommend it for Michigan poker … Continue reading

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PLO8 at Cada’s

I had a blast losing a buy-in this weekend at Cada’s playing in the PLO8 game. First of all there was a wait list for the game.  Yes, that’s right; people were lining up to play this game most of … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Trip Kings Tournament

As I get more comfortable with tournament play after spending most of my poker time playing cash games, I am starting to find spots where it is better not to be as aggressive pre-flop.  Here are a couple of hands … Continue reading

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Show Notes For February 16, 2012 Episode

So much to talk about!  Did you enjoy the sports betting advice from Steeser? What do you do if there’s multiple players in a tournament all-in situation? Do you try to bluff everyone out, or check it down for a … Continue reading

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Show Notes for February 9, 2012 Episode

Post your comments and questions about the February 9 Michigan Poker Monster episode in this thread.  Do you have any questions about transitioning to PLO8?  What did you think about Turdzilla and his tournament run at The River?  Did you … Continue reading

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Impressions on The River in Shelby

I got to play in a tournament at The River in Shelby on Van Dyke and 23 Mile Road (just south). I had played in that room before, but only cash games, and I was interested in playing a tournament … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Three-Player Team Tournament

I had the opportunity to play in a three-player team tournament at Queen of Hearts poker room in Woodhaven, Michigan last week and talked about my experience in the latest Michigan Poker Monster. Before the tournament I was curious about … Continue reading

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Show Notes for February 2, 2012 Episode

Post your comments about the February 2, 2012 Episode here.  What did you think about the Queen of Hearts (Woodhaven) 3-person team tournament structure?  Did you agree with Pay4MySchool with his breakdown of the hand of the week?  Who do you … Continue reading

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