Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey.view
Crazy for Keno | The More to the Meter 9-spot keno progressive at Atlantis Casino in Reno is at $1,013,000 and climbing! This is a player return of 89%, very good for keno. It is approaching the break even point (0% house edge), which is about $1,252,000.view
Poker Scene | The 47th Annual WSOP $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em Championship played down to the November Nine on Monday. The players will return to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino on October 30 to begin play to crown this year’s World Champion.view
Poker by George | Starting with a small pair – 7-7 down to 2-2 – in the hole, you limp in to see the flop. Hopefully you will catch a set on the flop. The odds are about 8-to-1 against you. Looking at the positive side, you can expect to connect over 10 percent of the time.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The long-standing Aztec Inn Casino is located at 2200 Las Vegas Boulevard South and the corner of Bob Stupak Avenue. Its neighbor is the towering Stratosphere Hotel Casino and directly across the street is the Little Vegas Wedding Chapel.view
Winning Strategies | In our book, “Expert Video Poker for Las Vegas,” Chapter 11 is entitled Beating Video Poker. Is this really possible? Can you beat video poker? This depends on your definition of “beat.”view
Heavenly Poker | In my previous column, we talked about variance and luck. Variance refers to the ups and downs that are bound to occur while playing poker. There will be times when the cards go your way; you get lucky and win several hands.view
Poker Deals | You must qualify by the end of the month for South Point’s $10,000 Texas Hold’em Player Appreciation Poker Tournament. Through this Sunday, players have the opportunity to qualify for the event set for Tuesday, Aug. 2 at 6 p.m.view
The Golden Nugget Las Vegas is the most luxurious resort on the Fremont Street Experience, and consistently receives critical acclaim for exceeding customer expectations.view
U.S. gaming operators continue to respond positively to Aristocrat’s high-performing products, with the leading gaming technology company delighted to have received outstanding customer feedback in the findings of two recent high-profile surveys.view
Sint Maarten is one of the new, international stops added to the 13th season of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit. It is the only Caribbean stop and Sonesta Maho Beach Resort’s well known Casino Royale will be the venue.view
A Long Island poker veteran has emerged as the chip leader at the final table of nine players in the marquee Main Event at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.view
Dye-ing to Know | You don't have to be a high-roller anymore to play baccarat. That's the message the Las Vegas Sands Corporation tries to send each year with the Grand Dragon Master Baccarat Championship, which begins this Friday.view
Reel Deals | Every Thursday through October, El Cortez Hotel & Casino will give away two million slot points in honor of their 75th anniversary.Drawing entries are earned with every 100 slot base points every day of the week.view
Crazy for Keno | The Excalibur runs away with the title as best keno on the Las Vegas Strip. The pays are better, it is 100% non-smoking and has some very interesting regular and special tickets with low minimums available for way tickets and multi-game play.view
“Full scale construction” of the $2 billion Wynn Boston Harbor hotel and casino will begin Wednesday, the morning after the company expects to have its state environmental permit in hand.
Well-connected casino hosts have always been valued assets at casinos hoping to attract high-rollers and casinos will sometimes take desperate measures to keep a host or customer from being lured to the competition.
The Macau casino market is about to get a stress test. The Wynn Palace will welcome its first customers near the end of August. The Parisian, a Las Vegas Sands property will open its doors about a month later in September.
NFL Previews | This is the second of eight NFL division previews leading up to the 2016-17 regular season opener on Thursday, Sept. 8. The New England Patriots will be looking to set an NFL record this season when they go for their eighth straight division crown.
A double-shot of Major Championship golf this season as The PGA Championship gets underway just 11 days after the conclusion of the epic battle between Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson at The British Open.