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Free Sports Picks

Everest Poker attempts to take online poker to new heights with Free Sports Picks

Having lived in the online poker world for about four years now, I was starting to wonder if any real innovation would enter the online poker arena. Throughout the middle of last year, I was unimpressed with many of the newer entries to the online poker realm. Many seemed very formulaic, and still many others seemed like they were thrown together without much thought to game play, or certainly to customer service.   Two online rooms have caught my eye recently as really trying to make a difference in the online poker world, and one of them is Everest Poker. The first thing you notice is an incredible attention to detail with respect to the graphics. Many of the leading online poker rooms still feel clunky to me, but I have been playing there so long that I have gotten used to it. Everest is the first room I have seen where the graphics rival that of “real” video games, and are very slick, and sophisticated. Obviously, great graphics alone are not going to draw players to play at a particular room, but it is a good start.   Another distinguishing feature of Everest Poker is the multilingual chat feature about Free Sports Picks. This feature is unique to the online poker world. Whatever a players country of origin, the chat can be converted to that players language (you select your language upon install of the program). I played at a number of tables to try to get a feel for the play of this site, and all the chat I saw was in English.   I remember really shaking my head some three or four years ago thinking “Man, I’m playing poker in my living room against someone in Germany”. Today, I shake my head thinking “Man, I’m playing poker in …