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Old 04-23-2016, 02:26 PM   #2676
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Re: Rivers Casino (Pittsburgh, PA)

If you are somebody who plays for profit, you really shouldn't be too distraught over the extra $1 in promo money. In the long run, all, or just about all of that money will come back to you, as long as you're taking advantage of the promos.

With promotions such as high hands, these things tend to work much like any other market. The more money being given away, the more tables that will be going. It's not perfect though, so if you're weirdly obsessed with maximizing how much you make from promos like these, just pay attention to the Bravo. Take the amount of money being given away per hour, and divide it by the number of tables (or number of players).

For example, if a room is giving away $500 every 30 minutes, and there are 20, 10-handed tables, that's 200 people getting $1K in promo money per hour, which works out to $5 an hour. If there's a different time of day where they give away $300 per hour, and there's only 20 players in the room, that works out to $15/hour/player, which is much better.
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Old 04-25-2016, 08:19 PM   #2677
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Re: Rivers Casino (Pittsburgh, PA)

How often does 2/5 or 5/5 nl run?
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Old 04-25-2016, 08:57 PM   #2678
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How often does 2/5 or 5/5 nl run?
Every Friday, very nearly every Saturday, and sporadically throughout the week.
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Old 04-26-2016, 06:13 PM   #2679
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Re: Rivers Casino (Pittsburgh, PA)

5/t+ ever run?
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Old 05-16-2016, 09:38 AM   #2680
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Re: Rivers Casino (Pittsburgh, PA)

What ever happened to the o8 games. It seems as if they have all disappeared. When cleveland opened I thought they broke up because some of the players were cleveland players. But now I am not even seeing it run up there very much. Although I don't look every day since it would be a long drive just to play o8.
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Old 06-20-2016, 01:43 AM   #2681
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5/t+ ever run?
Yes. Depends who's around. T/25 was weekly for a few months. It's been more deep 5-5 lately with a likely button straddle.
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Old 06-23-2016, 10:16 PM   #2682
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Yes. Depends who's around. T/25 was weekly for a few months. It's been more deep 5-5 lately with a likely button straddle.
I guess 5-5 is just taking the place of 5/10 since it seems silly to split the player pool at the 2/5 level into 2/5 and 5/5 as opposed to just doing 5/t instead.
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Old 07-02-2016, 11:16 AM   #2683
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Does anybody have any details about the "Million Dollar BadBeat" that they are tweeting about? I can't find any info about it on their website or anywhere else.
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Old 07-02-2016, 11:20 PM   #2684
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Re: Rivers Casino (Pittsburgh, PA)

Not sure what info you are looking for, but...
Winner/loser must flop Q high straight flush and A high straight flush(royal). The chop is 50/25/25. Winner does not also get the royal jackpot, I believe they also aren't eligible for the high hand, if there is a promo that day(but the high hand part I'm not 100% sure on). Also, they don't win the normal bbjp. So if the bbjp is 300k, they don't chop 1.3 mil. Lastly, they took out an insurance policy, and the casino is paying the policy, it does NOT come out of the promo/bad beat drop money/fund. It runs from July 1st to December 30th, I believe(no idea why it's not the 31st).
Hope that helps, that's about all I can think of.
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Old 07-03-2016, 12:02 AM   #2685
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Wow you have to flop it? So 89 suited vs AK same suit with TJQ same suit on the flop only.
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Old 07-05-2016, 01:55 AM   #2686
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Wow you have to flop it? So 89 suited vs AK same suit with TJQ same suit on the flop only.
yep, its flop only, its free tho..the odds are something around 100million to 1...dont get your hopes up
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Old 07-06-2016, 07:10 PM   #2687
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Whoever updates the Rivers Bravo really needs to lay off the caffeine!! STTOP SHOUTING AT US!! AND EVERY sentence with multiple exclamation marks!, REALLY??!!! It hurts our eyes!!!
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