Poker War Has Begun

Empire Online warned their former partner PartyGaming that it was coming. In mid November Empire made a statement that they intended to seek legal recourses against PartyGaming, and now they have. On Tuesday Empire began legal proceedings, claiming breech of contract, in the High Court of Gibraltar…

Read more >>

Fri, December 9th, 2005

Related Poker Industry News:

Casino poker language:

  • POSSIBLE [STRAIGHT/FLUSH] - Up cards that quite possibly could lead to a straight and/or a flush.
  • NO-LIMIT POKER - A game where there is no maximum bet; a player can wager any amount (perhaps above some minimum) up to whatever money is on the table in front of him.
  • BIG SLICK - In Texas Hold'em, hole cards of A-K, suited or not.
  • DECLARE - In high/low games, declaring one's hand as high or low or both ways (usually done with chips in hand). Usually played in home games; casinos tend to play CARDS SPEAK.
  • MITES AND LICE - A hand consisting of two pair, threes over twos.
  • DRAW - [1] A class of poker games characterized by players being dealt 5 cards face-down and later having the opportunity to replace some of the original 5. "Draw poker" and "Five-card draw" are examples of usage. [2] In stud and Hold'em games, the set of cards that will be dealt later can be collectively called "the draw". [3] To discard some number of cards and have dealt an equal number of replacements.
December 2005
M T W T F S S
« Nov   Jan »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  
Archives:
2014
Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2013
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2012
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2011
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2010
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2009
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2008
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2007
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2006
Dec   Nov   Oct   Sep   Aug   Jul   Jun   May   Apr   Mar   Feb   Jan  
2005
Dec   Nov   Oct   Jan  
Subscribe:
Add our RSS 2.0 Feed to My Yahoo!
Add our RSS 2.0 Feed to Google!
Add our RSS 2.0 Feed to My MSN!
Add our RSS 2.0 Feed to Bloglines!

Search

to Top!
Copyright 2005 - 2014 © PokerNewsHub.com. The information at this site is for entertainment and news purposes only. Poker News Hub.com will not be held for any personal loss of wagers or damages you may incur. Please read the full disclaimer.
For any questions contact us.
Valid XHTML and CSS