Poker Book Review: Matthew Hilger’s ‘Internet Texas Hold’em’
Among the first poker titles to arrive in the new year is a new edition of ‘Internet Texas Hold’em’ by professional player and author Matthew Hilger. Originally published in 2003, this newly revised and expanded…
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- MANIAC - A player who bets, raises and reraises without regard to the quality of his hand. Most often found in flop games.
- PAY OFF - Calling a bet with little expectation of winning, unless the opponent is bluffing.
- COMPUTER HAND - Texas Hold'em hole cards of Q-7 offsuit. More generically, any hand that computer analysis/simulation determines is positive but turns out to be difficult to play in practice.
- STUD - Any of several poker games in which some of each players' cards are exposed.
- SHILL - A card room employee who plays with House money, and does not share in any of his (her) winnings or losses. Shills are used to facilitate starting games, and keeping them going. Compare: PROP.
- SPLIT [THE POT] - To split the pot between two or more players. Related term: QUARTER.