Inside The Lines | It’s almost that time of year in college basketball as many of the smaller mid-major conferences will tip off their conference tournaments next week.view
The Analyst | The cliché “everything old is new again” is becoming manifest on the casino slot floors. We will start seeing more and more old familiar video games of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s get modified for gambling purposes and start hitting the casino floor for real wagering action.view
Winning Strategies | Playing blackjack you’re dealt a 16 looking into a Dealer 7. What do you do and why? I’ve watched a lot of players with this hand and it is almost fun to see it. Sure, there are some blackjack counters who spend a few seconds thinking about it, thinking about the count and working out what to do in this situation.view
The Net Result | Kansas senior Frank Mason III is the strong favorite to win the John R. Wooden award according to odds released offshore last week following the recent announcement of the late-season Top 20 list.view
Across the Board | This week I am going to focus on the emerging options for Future Book betting on the 2017 Kentucky Derby. This, even though the world’s most famous race will not be run for two and a half months.view
Ice Cubes | For the second time in the Montreal Canadiens’ 109-year history, Claude Julien has replaced Michel Therrien as head coach. The move by Habs general manager Marc Bergevin came because “our team needed a new energy, a new voice, a new direction.”view
Vegas Sports Books | As we go down the final stretch of the regular season before the college basketball conference tournaments start, let’s give a big hand to squads that have been the most profitable this season with a cover percentage over 70 percent.view
The Takeover | For everyone that is burying the Kings for trading DeMarcus Cousins, please stop. Cousins is not a winner. Don’t agree? Let’s check the Kings’ win total numbers: 24, 22, 28, 28, 29, 33 and this year 24, the trend of losing.view
The Full Monti | The Mob Museum celebrated its fifth anniversary on Valentine’s Day – with free admission to all locals, many of whom have visited there a multitude of times.view
Dye-ing to Know | It’s been 3½ months since Blaine Graboyes’ skill-based, video-game gambling machines hit the casino floors in Atlantic City. Within a few more months, Graboyes expects to be in casinos here in Nevada.view
Reel Deals | Go while you “can!” The Cannery and Eastside Cannery are offering up to $200 in gambling losses for new members joining the clubs.view
Slot Club Spotlight | When we reported on Eldorado Resorts last August, there was no universal slot club. Eldorado’s new distinctive loyalty program ONE Club now rewards guests with exclusive benefits nationwide.view
VIP GamingToday’s Consensus Picks | We put our heads together to find some great plays today. Here is one free selection:view
VIP NHL Betting Capsules | The Carolina Hurricanes look to avoid their fifth straight loss when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins. The puck drops at 4 p.m. PT at PNC Arena in Raleigh where Pittsburgh is -120 on the moneyline and +235 on the puckline. The total is 5.5.view
Slot Club Spotlight | When we reported on Eldorado Resorts last August, there was no universal slot club. Eldorado’s new distinctive loyalty program ONE Club now rewards guests with exclusive benefits nationwide.
Reel Deals | Go while you “can!” The Cannery and Eastside Cannery are offering up to $200 in gambling losses for new members joining the clubs.
Dye-ing to Know | It’s been 3½ months since Blaine Graboyes’ skill-based, video-game gambling machines hit the casino floors in Atlantic City. Within a few more months, Graboyes expects to be in casinos here in Nevada.
The famed publication Architectural Digest has named Las Vegas’ Wynn Las Vegas and companion property Encore as one of the world’s most gorgeous casinos.
The new Rivers Casino & Resort in upstate Schenectady generated $3 million in gaming revenue in its first week of business, according to data released Friday by the New York State Gaming Commission.