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by Todd Johnson
Sun Mar 02, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: Hi everyone
Replies: 21
Views: 8202

Re: Hi everyone

Hi, welcome to Hardwood. Many of us are competitive here, especially me. :) I think one of the most important things you need to do to get better at the game is to remember you have a partner. I almost always call if I think I can get two tricks, even if I am going against Hoyle's rules. Another thi...
by Todd Johnson
Sun Mar 02, 2008 7:37 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: The G with some Basics.
Replies: 324
Views: 181937

Re: The G with some Basics.

Thanks guys, that helps a lot. I would have thanked you all sooner but this week's been filled with fix-it-yourself projects. Now if I can just figure out a way to get my partner to call next....or for gods sake not to cross from the first seat!!! Being new to HW I'm stuck playing at the lower tabl...
by Todd Johnson
Sun Mar 02, 2008 7:32 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: Standardised Win/Loss Ratings for Provis
Replies: 19
Views: 7246

Re: Standardised Win/Loss Ratings for Provis

Just played with a pard that had fantastic stats. The last 3 games she lost over 60 points against players rated over 1500. She was near 1650, and ended up in 1580's. Where is the justice in that?? 17 games to get 150 points, and lose 60 in 3?? That is an absolute load of rubbish. 3 games where HW ...
by Todd Johnson
Sun Mar 02, 2008 7:25 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: Standardised Win/Loss Ratings for Provis
Replies: 19
Views: 7246

Re: Standardised Win/Loss Ratings for Provis

Ok I figured I might as well register for this board since they made it all nice an purdy now. :) As far as the topic goes... Whats all the hu-ha...so it takes a little longer to get to 1700 or beyond because of the first 20 games. In the big picture the first 20 are insignificant. I presume u reset...