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In the game of poker what is the name for pocket threes

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The game texas hold''em have names for all of the pocket pairs..

What is the name for pocket threes?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Entertainment
Expert:  The Scribbler replied 8 years ago.
"Crabs".

http://www.playwinningpoker.com/poker/hands/nicknames/

http://www.beatthefish.com/poker-strategy/poker-hand-nicknames.html

Probably because if you look at them with the open side of the "3" down the arms of the three look like legs, to mix a few metaphors.
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