Poker is often described as a game of people and infinite possibilities. However, before you can get to the people and these possibilities, everything starts with 52 cards. Otherwise known as a deck, these cards not only form the basis of poker but determine who wins and who loses.
Of course, anyone who's heard of poker will know that bluffing is an integral part of the game. The top pros can win hands without ever looking at their cards. However, for the most part, poker hands affect your odds of winning. To show you what we mean, here’s how a standard deck influences Texas Hold’em.