Category Archives: Poker Tips

This article was originally featured in Proview Magazine – Summer 2015

Understanding Gambling vs Calculated Risk

If you are a poker player of any experience level, you probably have heard Kenny Rogers’ song “The Gambler,” perhaps on the radio or in the current commercial for insurance. Kenny offers some of his own advice with the lyrics, “you got to know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em”. To paraphrase,

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Simplifying the Reasons for Betting

Winning players win because they consistently make the right decision. In order to do that, you must understand  “WHY” you’re making a certain action. Even experienced players explain their bets in terms of “hand protection” or “seeing where they’re at”. Although these may be a side effect of betting, the problem with these misperceptions is that they

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