Poker Scene | Hollywood Park Casino’s Grand Opening Celebration kicked off this past Friday. Los Angeles now has a poker showplace to rival any in the world, and this weekend Hollywood Park Casino firmly established itself at the top of the list of the best places to play poker in L.A. or anywhere for that matter.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Atlantis Resort Casino in Reno is a AAA Four Diamond resort – a distinction held by only the most exceptional hotels in the world. Hotel guests enjoy free WiFi, custom furnishings and complimentary access to indoor/outdoor pools and Cardio Theater and Fitness Center.view
Today, consumers have access to entertainment at their fingertips. It is possible to sit down at home and watch a movie or gamble online freely, affordably, and much more conveniently. Just remember that you should not take this for granted.view
Winning Strategies | How many of you are sick of reading about polls? Presidential polls, Senate polls, debate polls, local question polls. This column is NOT political. But since all the numbers you hear about polls are about math and statistics, many of the same types of numbers used in gaming, I thought I might give a quick lesson on interpreting some of what you hear.view
Poker by George | In a recent issue of the Sunday, Los Angeles Times, the poker column by pro Chad Holloway – winner of the 2013 WSOP Casino Employees No-Limit Hold’em Tournament plus a gold bracelet – describes an experience while playing in the most recent WSOP main event.view
Heavenly Poker | At the Global Gaming Expo (G2E), held in September at the Sands Expo Center, all sorts of new gambling games were introduced. This was the gaming industry’s biggest ever convention. But, new coin-operated slot machines were not to be seen. At one time, the slots occupied large portions of the casino floor. That is changing.view
Prominent poker professional Phil Ivey and a companion broke the rules, but didn't cheat, a federal judge ruled on Friday. In dispute was the way they won nearly $10 million playing Baccarat at Atlantic City’s Borgata casino.view
Crazy for Keno | Every one wants to get the best value for their keno dollar, and let’s face it, some places offer a better game than other places. There are many good options for player returns, amenities offered and limits available.view
Forget online casinos for now, think real casinos. Which do you have the fondest memories of? What casino would you go to given the option? What casino do you go to the most often and why?view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Eureka Casino, just off-Strip began as Friendly Fergie’s Casino in the early 1960’s and was renamed The Eureka Casino in the mid-1990’s when the Lee family (Ted and Doris Lee) began actively operating the business.view
Currently, there are hundreds of online video slots available for play at credible, online casinos. The sheer convenience that comes from accessing casino games online, as opposed to a more traditional brick-and-mortar casino, attracts millions of players worldwide.view
Beyond the Numbers | The poker industry is over 100 years old, and many individuals have never been recognized for their contributions to the industry. Many pioneers of poker need to be honored, and what better place than the new Poker Industry Hall of Fame.view
GameCo, Inc., creator of the world’s first skill-based video game gambling machines (VGM), has received approval from the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) in New Jersey to debut its product exclusively at Caesars Entertainment resorts in Atlantic City.view
I reviewed skilled-based gaming seen at the Global Gaming Expo, specifically a new company called GameCo, introducing the first skill-based games into the market in Atlantic City. If you missed it you can check it out online.view
Slots have long been a casino staple. Since the invention of the first slot machine in the late eighteen hundreds, these popular casino games have not only evolved in design but also complexity. Now over a century on, will soon become historical relics of a bygone era.view
Poker by George | In a recent magazine article, poker guru Ed Miller discussed preflop play for $1-$2 no-limit hold’em. He offers a checklist of six “principles.” Great! But, he makes one statement that should be corrected – at least for low-limit games:view
Slot Club Spotlight | Atlantis Resort Casino in Reno is a AAA Four Diamond resort – a distinction held by only the most exceptional hotels in the world. Hotel guests enjoy free WiFi, custom furnishings and complimentary access to indoor/outdoor pools and Cardio Theater and Fitness Center.
FREE VIP PREVIEW! Bettin' on B-Ball | Cleveland is the favorite to repeat as Eastern Conference champion and is expected to meet Golden State for a third straight season. The Warriors won the title two seasons ago, defeating the Cavs in six games before losing in seven games last season.
Track Phantom | There are 10 days remaining until the Breeders’ Cup. The official draw for the two-day event comes Monday, Oct. 31. Given the amount of information to digest, it is wise to use the next week to prepare an approach for both handicapping and wagering strategies.
The Arkansas Supreme Court has denied a request to reconsider the casino-gambling ballot issue. The court had ordered that votes on the proposed constitutional amendment not be counted Nov. 8th.
New Jersey’s Asbury Park Press has come out against the expansion of casino gambling in the state. Last week’s editorial says that the wording of the ballot question to allow two casinos in Northern New Jersey has “too many unanswered questions to warrant support.”