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CPPT II - Westside Poker Championship

$340 No-Limit Hold'em $100K Guarantee


Main Event Begins Thursday

With six events in the books, the inaugural Card Player Poker Tour Hollywood Park Casino Westside Poker Championship main event is about to begin. The $340 no-limit hold’em $100,000 guarantee main event will begin Oct. ...

Venetian Injustice

by Steve Zolotow |  Published: Mar 21, 2012


For years before online poker, I played cash games in Las Vegas at Bellagio. Since Black Friday, I have added several other cash spots. Aria has now captured a lot of the high stake mixed-game action. The Wynn and the Venetian are both excellent spots for medium to big no-limit hold’em. $2-$5 blind no-limit often has a minimum and maximum buy-in. For those who like to play very deep stack poker, Wynn sets its max at $1500 and Venetian at $1000. Most of the other places in town cap their buy-ins at $500. Both the Wynn and Venetian often have more tourists than pros in their games. All four venues are clean, spacious well run poker rooms, and I recommend them highly both for locals and for visitors. The Station Casinos, especially Green Valley Ranch and Red Rock also offer some good, smaller no-limit games. While it may take longer ...

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