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CPPT V - The Bicycle Casino

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Andrew Wisdom Wins CPPT Bicycle Casino Main Event

After five days of poker action the field of 550 players in the Card Player Poker Tour Bicycle Hotel & Casino main event was eventually whittled down to 23-year-old Andrew Wisdom, who earned the largest ...

Playing In Kill Games

by Gavin Griffin |  Published: May 01, 2012


One thing that everybody playing poker is looking for is action and the casinos cater to that as much as possible. In LA this comes in a few forms. The first and most important for many reasons is the bad beat jackpot. The major casinos in LA are currently in an arms race to offer the biggest and best jackpot around with some of them offering $150,000 bad beat jackpots on certain days of the week and $100,000 jackpots every other hour the rest of the week. The opportunity to hit these jackpots is what gets the butts in the seats and the casino makes enough money from the jackpot to not really worry about the times when it’s hit. The lure of the jackpot is so strong, people will be willing to play in the blinds when they would normally chop, and pay the extra $5 of rake just ...

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