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
Fears of a "Brexit effect" hurting the World Series of Poker proved to be unfounded. the marquee event in the ongoing 69-event poker tournament tallied 344 players from the U.K., up 23 percent from the 279 who played last year.view
Poker Scene | The World Series of Poker Main Event kicked off last Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. This was the first of three flights in the $10,000 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em championship event.view
The Las Vegas 5th Annual Grand Dragon Master Baccarat Championship kicks off at The Palazzo July 22. The global championship spans Las Vegas Sands properties in Macao and Singapore as well, and features a total global prize pool worth $10,000,000.view
Slot Club Spotlight | O'Aces Bar & Grill has two locations in Las Vegas catering to locals with friendly service, good food and video poker promotions. One is at 3003 North Rainbow Blvd. near Cheyenne Ave. and the other is at 4955 South Decatur Blvd. at Tropicana Ave.view
Winning Strategies | Many years ago, in a former career that I had, a colleague remarked to my boss how it was better to be lucky than good. To be clear, she was talking about work. I remember my boss telling me about this conversation and needing to be calmed down.view
Poker Deals | South Point players will have the opportunity to qualify for the $10,000 Texas Hold-Em Player Appreciation Poker Tournament set to take place on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at 6 p.m. The top 40 poker players with the most hours earned will qualify for the tournament.view
Heavenly Poker | Patience, diligence and perseverance are essential traits you must have – or develop – if you aspire to win money at the poker table. Otherwise you can expect to be one of the estimated 80 to 90 percent of the players who rarely win.view
Poker by George | Will the State of Israel have legalized poker? Since its founding in 1948 games of chance – including poker – have been outlawed in Israel; although it is estimated over 100,000 Israelis enjoy playing poker. Most participate in underground games.view
William Hill CEO James Henderson has been ousted, paying the price for the U.K. bookmaker’s struggle to keep pace in the fast-moving world of online betting.
CG Technology Holdings and the Gaming Control Board have reached a tentative settlement to a complaint that will have the company paying a $1.5 million fine and its CEO Lee Amaitis resigning by the end of August.
Casino revenue continued to grow statewide in Mississippi in June, with gamblers losing more at casinos along the Mississippi River and the Gulf Coast. Figures show casinos won $175 million in June, up 1.4 percent from $173 million in June 2015.
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.
Pennsylvania’s 12 casinos hit a record high in the just-completed fiscal year, with revenue from slot machines and table games rising 3.6 percent to more than $3.2 billion for the 12 months ending June 30.