Poker is a social game, and players sometimes talk at the table. This talking can sometimes be innocuous, but other times it directly relates to the play of the game. There are a few ways you can handle table talk.
Home poker games can be a lot of fun. They're a great social activity and a good way to pass an evening's entertainment with friends. The Tuesday (or Wednesday, or Thursday) night poker game is a staple activity in homes all across the country and the world. However, it is inescapable that poker is a game played for money, and the question occurs, how high stakes should a home game be?
Phil Hellmuth called Christan Dragomir "an idiot", and was penalized by the Tournament Director.
PokerJunkie meets Andy Bloch just a few minutes after he has busted out of the 2008 WSOP Main Event.
What's the longest session you've ever played?
"Crazy play by me, insane play by him."
When I first started playing poker my longest session was probably about two days, ha ha. I was playing in a casino in Toronto.
I really don't play many long sessions. At the World Series I've play until seven in the morning a couple of time, because you're forced to in these tournaments.
Reigning WSOP Champion Jerry Yang went out of the 2008 WSOP Main event on Day 2.
I used to be a poker junkie, and I actually wish that I still was. Like that, you want to play all the time, which is good because then you...