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***Coaching Information***

Dated:
13 Apr, 2015
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I am once again taking on new students for micro/small stakes coaching, and wanted to officially make a post with all of the relevant information:   About Myself I am a longtime winning SSNL player looking to teach a solid low variance style for crushing the micros and moving up in ... Read More →

Hearthstone

Dated:
17 Mar, 2015
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How many of you guys are wasting valuable grinding hours facing down hunter after hunter on the ladder like me? Hearthstone seems to have alot of appeal to poker players, for obvious reasons I suppose, and Ive really enoyed it as a fun yet surprisingly complex game to focus on away from the poker ta... Read More →

Holiday Special: Discounted Microstakes Coaching Available!!!

Dated:
02 Dec, 2014
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Im looking to pick up a few new students to begin coaching asap, so I thought a holiday special coaching discount was in order. I am offering 4 Hours/$100 throughout the month of December for all interested micro stakes (50NL or below) students. Payments can only be accepted through paypal at this t... Read More →

Taking new students. 50% off group coaching

Dated:
24 Jul, 2014
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Im looking to focus more of my time on 1-1 and group coaching for the foreseeable future and am looking for new students who are dedicated to improving their winrates and moving up in stakes. To kick things off Im offering 50% for the first four students who sign up for group coaching. Check out my ... Read More →

Free Intro To Game Theory Class

Dated:
10 Oct, 2013
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https://www.coursera.org/course/gametheory   Title really says it all. Im taking a free online intro to game theory class taught by Stanford professors. I encourage anyone interested to follow the link and sign up with me. Class starts in a few days. Read More →

Last Man Standing

Dated:
07 Sep, 2013
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Im going to give the carbon/merge network promotion "last man standing" a shot. It starts tomorrow and for those of you unfamiliar with it (probably most) there are daily player points (essentially hands played) goals for 53 straight days starting very small, gradually increasing to difficult, follo... Read More →

Losing Days

Dated:
16 Aug, 2013
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I love losing days. Previously in my career as I grew as a poker player, losing days meant bad days. They meant steps backward. They meant I was making mistakes. Nowadays I embrace losing days as I would any other day. My play is fine and continues to improve day after day. Even on losing days. ... Read More →

Poker, life, sports, poker update

Dated:
27 Mar, 2013
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I played alot of hands at the beginning of the month but have slowed down in the last few weeks. My play was fine, but I was running something like 30bi below ev in my last 25K hands or so, the worst ive ever seen, but luckily all at micro/small stakes. I want to make another push at high volume for... Read More →

The Knicks are in first place!!!

Dated:
17 Dec, 2012
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I jumped ship to my 3rd favorite (1st Mets close 2nd Jets) NY team a while ago, I just havent blogged about it. The knicks are looking really good, and Im looking forward to a very probable deep playoff run, and a decent shot at a championship from them. Poker wise if you have watched my last f... Read More →

The Jets are in 1st Place!!!

Dated:
05 Oct, 2012
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This may be the last time for a long time Ill be able to say that the Jets are in 1st place so I figured Id start off my update with that, but Im way too tilted by how the season is going, and is likely to go, to say anymore. I played some full ring the other day, and have always had good succe... Read More →