Gamblit aiming at Millenials.

October 7th, 2015

Last year Spielo was the new kid in town, or to be more accurate on the casino floor. IGT bought them out.In some cases the Spielo games replaced by IGT games. This year the recent G2E highlighted Gamblit, a company based in Glendale a few miles North of Dodger Stadium.Darian Lowenstein,CMO, admits he doesn’t play […]

allen-kessler

June 15th, 2015

Leave your poker ego at home

June 13th, 2015

I strongly feel some players should have a reality check when it comes to their poker ability. I have been a horse racing fan for far longer than I have been interested in poker so pardon the comparisons. If I owned a horse that had the ability to win $5k races why would I run […]

Players forced to desert Isle

February 25th, 2015

High stakes players are planning to leave a Florida casino after being excluded from their 10-25 NL game.The game was a mix of young upcoming pros and wealthy fish.The buy in was raised from $5k to $8k without notice.The culprit is thought to be Josh Kay..Kay won a pokerstars offshore tournament worth $368k in January […]

Switching to SNG’s

August 15th, 2013

Most people have seen final table tournament action on television and wished that they were part of the fun. Well SNG’s or STT’s as they are also known (single table SNG) catapult you straight into a one table knockout situation. The term SNG means “Sit and Go” and this is precisely what you do. It […]

Don’t expect tracking software to play poker for you

August 12th, 2013

Ever since I first started playing online poker in 2002, the game has lent itself to data collection, storage and analysis. So it was with little surprise that tracking software arrived nearly ten years ago. I was very anti-software back then but many of the big sites like Full Tilt Poker allowed them to interact […]

Why I play full ring cash games

August 6th, 2013

There are many reasons as to why I play full ring cash games but the main reasons are two-fold. Firstly a seat at a poker table is very valuable if you are +EV. You don’t make any money sitting on waiting lists. So this means that by playing full ring then I can sit at […]

Reading the game dynamic

August 6th, 2013

I am very happy to be writing for Poker Gossip and want to take this opportunity to talk about the changing face of online poker since I first turned pro in 2002. The online arena was massively different back then and the only game in town was limit. I played limit hold’em for three years […]

Commerce loses race for customers

April 5th, 2013

The Commerce was the first casino to try and steal the Asian players away from the many Indian casinos. A staggering number of the,mostly Chinese SGV residents take daily coach trips to the casino. The casino usually offers free play approx double the bus fare. Thus a $20 ride offers $35-$40 in free play. I […]

Final Nine at the MegaMillions

March 28th, 2013

The FT of the MegaMillions is less than two hours away.For as little as $125 one of the nine will drive home with $200k. One of the nine,Peter Hengsakul,already has a six figure score on his www.thehendonmob.com db.The rest have just a smattering of small buy in cashes.The most prolific is Phong Nguyen,aka Turbo.However, Turbo […]