Strategies Archive

Interactive Hand

Hello again… Today I am actually asking for YOUR opinion on a hand that was played. I have sent it to a few players that you might recognize from the circuit, as well as a few people from 2+2. However, I am interested in your opinion this time! Here is the scenario and the write-up… [&hellip

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The Nitro77 Breakdown

For those of you that do not read the 2+2 Regional Communities Detroit Thread, I have decided that I was going to take some Hand Histories and analysis from another player within the thread.  I am going to examine them, identify the leaks in the play and flaws in the theory, and suggest a different [&hellip

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Mid-States Poker Tour (@msptpoker) and Survivor Tournaments

Yesterday, I took a run out to Firekeepers Casino in Battle Creek, MI to take a shot at the very soft, $65 Super Satellite for the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT). This tournament will qualify you for the $250 satellite for the $1100 main event May 15th-18th.  You can download the entire schedule including satellites here. All [&hellip

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First Tourney of the Year – Firekeepers $240

This past Sunday, IDKMyBFFJill and I drove out to Firekeepers Casino in Battle Creek to play the now semi-monthly $240.  We met up with Frank Panama from the Michigan Poker Monster Podcast as well as buggits30, n1ghtmare and boutrous11 from the 2+2 Detroit thread.  After a quick brunch at Smoke & Fire in the hotel [&hellip

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Aggressive Players

I like raising. In all honesty, it’s just plain fun opening with J7 and seeing people bewildered when you show down a hand like that. Beyond it just being fun, it becomes A LOT more difficult to put me on a hand. I could have AA or 45 or K3, or anything in between. Therefore, [&hellip

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3 Betting Out of Position

I’m back! Again. Before we get started, someone commented about how else to counteract an aggressive player. I would like to address that first, and then move on to the new article. Eric, we have played before, and I highly doubt you have 4 or 5 bet someone super light more than twice in your [&hellip

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