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Jason “icufish” Smith Episode

What did you think of our interview with Jason Smith?  Do you have any questions that you would like to ask this Michigan online pro? How about your thoughts on the upcoming Mid-States Poker Tour in Battle Creek? Are you … Continue reading

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Monday Session at Snookers

I played a session at Snookers last Monday and here is a recap of the action. I arrived at about 4:50 pm and see Pay4MySchool at table 18. I don’t see the floor at first, but then I see him … Continue reading

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Making a Case for Tournament Poker

As primarily a cash game player in the great state of Michigan, I’ve heard all the arguments for why the real money is in cash games instead of tournaments.  Variance is too high in tournaments. Your hourly rate can be … Continue reading

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Competition is Good For Michigan Poker

They say competition is good for consumers. Well, sounds about right if you consider how many $250 tournaments have sprung up in the Detroit area charity rooms since Cada’s spread its first $250 buy-in tournament in December.  That first tournament they … Continue reading

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Assigning Starting Ranges to Random Players

Most of us have learned that in order to play better poker, we need to place opponents on a range of hands.  I started to do that on the flop in NLHE, and then I realized that I was missing … Continue reading

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A Roller Coaster Ride

Thursday night I played a session at Cada’s Poker Room. Got there late so could only play a couple of hours until the room closed at 2 AM. As I sat down at the table I could sense the excitement … Continue reading

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Michigan Poker is Alive and Well

Some of you may be expecting a trip report from my recent PLO8 session at Cada’s poker room with WSOP champ, Joe Cada.  Well, we are going to have a special appearance from one of the other players in that … Continue reading

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The Return

I decided to take a one week break from the blog and the podcast because of the passing of my uncle, Mike. He wasn’t a poker player, and I don’t even know if he watched poker on TV, so I’m … Continue reading

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The State of Michigan Poker

As I think about the many hours that I have spent in Michigan poker rooms in the last twelve months, I am trying to think about that question that is often asked of professional or recreational poker players who play … Continue reading

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Where to Open Your New Poker Room

Charity rooms have proliferated under the state’s Millionaire Party license agreements to the point that the state had to place a moratorium on new suppliers. That hold has since been lifted, and we hear of new rooms opening every week.  … Continue reading

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