A 19-point cribbage hand is impossible, whereas 23 is possible: 5 5 J J (5) with knobs, for example. The single best cribbage hand is 5 5 5 J (5), where the cut card - the (5) - is the same suit as the Jack held. It is worth 29 points.
Table of n, a(n) for n=0..25.
An interested game-theoretic approach at computing "average" cribbage hand values can be found here.
American Cribbage Congress Website.
Sequence in context: A039691 A298639 A276347 * A239427 A255422 A080681
Adjacent sequences: A076118 A076119 A076120 * A076122 A076123 A076124
Andrew Niedermaier, Jul 21 2003