Q&A: Hand Reading to Build Poker Math Skills

I answer 3 questions about poker math and hand reading, and I give you a strategy for learning both skills simultaneously. Listen to the podcast as you follow along below: Q1: How to Learn Any Poker Math Concept From: Vincent Q: Hi Sky.  I would like to improve my knowledge of poker math. For example: […]

Poker Development Plan, Outs & Odds Practice, Overboard HUD Use | Q&A

3 great questions today about a recommended poker development plan, practicing outs and odds math and going overboard with HUD use. I love answering questions, and I know the answers below will help you. Speaking of helping you, this page with all the links below can be your study guide for the next 2+ months! […]

Counting Outs and Making Profitable Calls

Do you understand outs and odds math? Do you use it to make profitable post-flop drawing calls? There is a huge issue that many players face… they don’t know how to determine whether their draw is worth chasing. Maybe you’ve faced this problem: You flop a flush draw and your opponent bets 2/3 pot. You […]

Don’t Respect the Player, But Always Respect the Math!

Always respect the math! Poker’s one big math problem and in this article, I show you the critical importance of 4 poker math concepts. Applying these mathematical bad boys will improve your profitability. Listen to this podcast episode as you follow along below: The idea for this article came from a 1-on-1 coaching session with […]

The Math Behind 7 Tilting Situations and How to Respond | Poker Podcast #210

I discuss 7 tilting situations, the math behind each and what you can do to respond effectively to them.  It takes lots of work to get beyond tilt, and this one’s going to help you immensely. In episode 209, I answered 3 questions about playing 3bet pots, improved cbetting and set mining. Improving Our Reaction […]

5 Essential Concepts for Poker Profitability | Episode #207

I discuss the 5 essential concepts for poker profitability: EV, play the player, bankroll management, table selection and the mental game. Listen to this podcast episode as you follow along below: 1. EV Decision-making (2:55) EV stands for expected value, and it’s the value of a prospective play. Why is EV Decision-making important? Thinking in […]