Tag Archives: Michigan Poker Monster

Wintergarden East Wild West

Remember the old Westerns where card players leaned back on their wooden chairs so they could extract aces from their boots, and they didn’t play table stakes so eventually somebody’s horse or farm would be in the pot? Well that’s … Continue reading

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First $2/$5 Session of the Year

First a warning: this is a long post but with several interesting hands. As some of you know, I have been primarily playing the $1/$2 NLHE games in Michigan, but I do enjoy playing all the major poker variants: HORSE, … Continue reading

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PLO Strategy and Vegas Storytime Episode Show Notes

We would like to hear from you our listeners what you thought of 1Game’s Vegas story time. Also, did you enjoy listening to the PLO strategy from Flytrap? Does it make you want to try PLO? What questions do you … Continue reading

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Action at Santino’s

I played a session at Santino’s in Washington Township last night after recording the next episode of the Michigan Poker Monster.  Here are a couple of hands I remember from the night, which turned out to be my first loss … Continue reading

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Dealing with 2013

Many things have happened in Michigan poker to close out the 2012 and open 2013.  Last year we saw the closings of two of the bigger rooms on the east side of the Detroit suburbs: Cadas first, then Snookers. Both are … Continue reading

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Sunnybrook 8-Game Episode

Post your comments on the Sunnybrook 8-Game Episode here.  What did you think about Caveman’s play with 7-6 offsuit in the No Limit Hold’Em round?  Have you ever played Razz? What do you think about Sevup playing King high on … Continue reading

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Monotone Boards Episode

What did you think about the advice provided by Pay4MySchool regarding monotone boards? How do you play them?  Post your comments about them, or about the news of tournaments coming to downtown Detroit again in this thread.

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Paired Board Episode

If you have any comments or questions about our Paired Board episode, please feel free to post here.  How do you play paired boards on the flop? Wait and see or push until you get pushed back? Please also give … Continue reading

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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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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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