The pocket cards 9-8, either suited or offsuit.
EXAMPLE: "I had an offsuit oldsmobile in the pocket and folded before the flop."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
GAME CATEGORY: Shared Card Games
RELATED TERMS: Connectors, Little Oldsmobile, Pocket, Pocket Cards
Two pair, Nines and Eights.
EXAMPLE: "I made an oldsmobile on the turn and won on the showdown."
RELATED TERMS: Two Pair
Any lowball hand with 9-8 as the highest two cards.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Nickname originates from the Oldmobile model 98 series, which was produced from 1941 to 1996.
EXAMPLE: "I had an oldsmobile but was beaten when my opponent showed a rough Eight."
RELATED TERMS: Lowball