There are many nicknames for pocket aces in a game, but the most common is “pocket rockets.” If you’re a player that multi-tables and waits for these scenarios, you’re playing pocket rocket poker. This term comes from the idea that a pair of aces is like having two rocket launchers in your hand. Other nicknames… Continue reading How to Play Pocket Rocket Poker (Hint: Open Up Your Game)
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What are Poker Sharks? Become a Master at Poker
So, you want to beat poker sharks? Well, let’s take a look at what that means and how you can go about becoming one. First of all, a poker shark is at the top of the food chain in the poker world. They are predators, attacking their prey and winning big pots. If you want… Continue reading What are Poker Sharks? Become a Master at Poker
Can You Count Cards in Poker to Win the Game?
Can you count cards in poker? You can count cards in poker but not in the same way as in blackjack. You don’t count cards to gain an advantage over the house in poker, but to make profitable decisions against other players. If you want to win money in the long run, counting cards in… Continue reading Can You Count Cards in Poker to Win the Game?
Is Online Poker Rigged? Is it Possible to Beat the House?
There is a rumor circulating in online poker forums and even “informed” articles that online poker rooms are rigging their games to benefit themselves. This claim alleges that the sites make it more likely for flops, turns, and rivers to connect with players’ hands in order to increase pot sizes and rake revenue. These rumors bring… Continue reading Is Online Poker Rigged? Is it Possible to Beat the House?
The Best Poker Solvers for Serious Players
If you’re looking for the best poker solvers to help you win, look no further. From software that can help you improve your strategy to tools that can analyze your playing habits, we’ve got you covered. So whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, these poker tools will give you an edge over the… Continue reading The Best Poker Solvers for Serious Players
What are the Odds of Flopping a Flush in Poker?
It is important to know the math of Texas Hold’em. The strategy for the rest of the hand is determined by the cards that come on the board. It is important for poker players to know the odds of their strongest hands in order to increase their winnings. Knowing the odds of flopping a flush,… Continue reading What are the Odds of Flopping a Flush in Poker?
When Both Players Hold Two Flushes Who Wins the Game?
Recently at a low limit table game there were two players with flushes and I overheard one of the players jump out of their seat and yell, “two flushes who wins?” For anyone that has played poker for a period of time, this is a pretty straight forward answer, but we’ll dive into how this… Continue reading When Both Players Hold Two Flushes Who Wins the Game?
What Does it Mean to Limp in Poker? Is it a No-No?
What is to limp in Poker? When should you opt for it? Read ahead, if you want to ace the game of Poker like a pro! There’s no one-size-fits-all answer to becoming a winning poker player. However, there are a few simple, easy-to-execute poker moves that can make a big difference in your bottom line.… Continue reading What Does it Mean to Limp in Poker? Is it a No-No?