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World Series of Poker returns to Hard Rock Tulsa in 2018

World Series of Poker returns to Hard Rock Tulsa in 2018

posted on May 24, 2017 by

Less than two months after Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa hosted its first World Series of Poker circuit event, the international tour has announced it will return to the casino March 15-26, 2018.

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Boyd Gaming offers many ways to win in June

Boyd Gaming offers many ways to win in June

posted on May 24, 2017 by

Boyd Gaming properties across Southern Nevada are offering great ways to win in June, including the “$1.3 Million Take It or Trade It” swipe and win game, Father’s Day multipliers and more!

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Golden Nugget Las Vegas June Entertainment Schedule

Golden Nugget Las Vegas June Entertainment Schedule

posted on May 24, 2017 by

The Golden Nugget Las Vegas is the most luxurious resort on the Fremont Street Experience, and consistently receives critical acclaim for exceeding customer expectations.

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Zappit Blackjack a game that makes blackjack more exciting

Zappit Blackjack a game that makes blackjack more exciting

posted on May 23, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | I’ve often written about how it is hard to predict if a game will be a success, but it is easy to tell when one will fail. Even as a game gets to market, it is hard to tell.

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Poker easy to learn, but takes a lifetime to master

Poker easy to learn, but takes a lifetime to master

posted on May 23, 2017 by

Heavenly Poker | Is playing poker easy or hard? As a matter of fact, it’s both. It’s easy to learn how to play. You can do that in 15-20 minutes with any poker teacher, or by just reading about it in a poker book.

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For those needing help writing and reading a keno ticket

For those needing help writing and reading a keno ticket

posted on May 23, 2017 by

Crazy for Keno | This column will attempt to help you write and read a keno ticket. In the example below, at the top you will see several color designations. When casinos have these they are running different keno games.

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The reason customers return boils down to customer service

The reason customers return boils down to customer service

posted on May 23, 2017 by

Beyond the Numbers | Casino Customer Service is what brings the customers back to your casino for the second time. There is an average cost your casino or business pays to get a customer in the door for the first time. That is the easy part.

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WSOP makes major change ending ‘November Nine’ format

WSOP makes major change ending ‘November Nine’ format

posted on May 17, 2017 by

The World Series of Poker (WSOP), conducted at the Rio All-Suite Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, has announced a major presentation change ending the “November Nine” format in which the final table players waited months to complete the tournament. 

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Value with 60 cent way at The D

Value with 60 cent way at The D

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Crazy for Keno | An interesting week in keno. The 8-spot progressive at the Atlantis hit at $424,000, not bad for a $1.50 bet! Still, we have the 10-spot statewide Mega10 Megakeno now at nearly $2.1 million and rising, and The Atlantis Casino Reno 9-spot approaching $1.4 million.

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WPT partners up with Gardens

WPT partners up with Gardens

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Poker Scene | The Gardens Casino in Hawaiian Gardens has partnered with the World Poker Tour and will bring the WPT500 for the first time to California. The WPT500 is a series of international tournaments with an accessible buy-in starting at $550 held at premiere casino properties around the globe.

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From Atari computers to video poker expert

From Atari computers to video poker expert

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | It seems only fitting that I would be writing this article on the eve of what would’ve been my father’s 91st birthday. My father, Lenny Frome, was the first person to analyze the game of video poker and wrote about it extensively as many of you know.

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Revved up for a shot at 100 Cars in May at Station Casinos

Revved up for a shot at 100 Cars in May at Station Casinos

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Reel Deals | Every day in May, guests playing slots or video poker at Station Casinos’ properties have a chance to win a new Ford car or truck with the “100 Cars in May Giveaway.”

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Final seven tips for playing winning poker

Final seven tips for playing winning poker

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Heavenly Poker | As promised, here are more Poker Tips to help you on your journey to become a winner when playing Texas Hold’em. Continuing from where we left off.

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Being able to handle those curve balls

Being able to handle those curve balls

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Poker by George | You never know whence words of wisdom applicable to the game of poker will emanate. Reading the Los Angeles Jewish Journal, I came upon a column about Jewish Youth baseball players. 

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Online Keno, It's Your Lucky Day!

Online Keno, It's Your Lucky Day!

posted on May 15, 2017 by

Play Keno today like a pro with this online Keno tutorial jam-packed with tips, rules, and variations you’re going to love!

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Wednesday at Cal State Tournament features $1M guarantee

Wednesday at Cal State Tournament features $1M guarantee

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Poker Scene | The California State Poker Championship at Commerce Casino continues this week with a variety of events to help you build your bankroll before the World Series of Poker begins at the end of the month.

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Visit the Museum of Gaming History at South Point

Visit the Museum of Gaming History at South Point

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Around Town | There will be several educational seminars presented at the 25th annual convention of the Casino Collectibles Association (CCA), being held at the South Point Casino June 22-24.

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Westgate offers fantastic $100 slot promotion

Westgate offers fantastic $100 slot promotion

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | It was over a year ago when we last reviewed Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. With several new promotions and a new loss rebate program, it’s time to take another look!

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Playing hands too tight can prove costly

Playing hands too tight can prove costly

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Poker by George | Poker players come in all sizes and shapes. Their playing traits can be tight, loose (including chasers and calling-stations), passive, aggressive, and deceptive (including bluffing, slow-playing, trapping and check-raising) – and often combinations of these.

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Dozen tips for playing winning poker

Dozen tips for playing winning poker

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Heavenly Poker | Here are a dozen great tips for playing Texas hold’em – winning poker, that is. More will follow.

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