Originally Posted by bustuw72
training/coaching has hurt the game tremendously.
Not exactly. This has always been around/available in some form.
What has hurt the game is smart college kids crushing the game, inspiring other smart kids to crush the game and in turn get motivated determined average/dumb people to crush the game. If you know it's possible, it makes it easier to accomplish. Certainly no one would call nano's 5 million hands a run of good luck.