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McKeehen the favorite for WSOP Main Event title November 03, 2015 by Patricia Chavira

Poker Scene | With the November Nine set to play the final table of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event in Las Vegas on November 8, one player in particular continues to make headlines.

Wynn poker room offers Seniors Monthly November 03, 2015 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | The Wynn poker room features a Seniors Monthly $12,500 No Limit Hold’em guaranteed prize pool tournament every month. The TI is featuring a $25,000 Football Pool in its poker room running throughout the NFL season.

SugarHouse Casino Hosts $100K Fall Poker Showdown October 28, 2015 by GT Staff

Hosting its fourth major poker tournament this year, SugarHouse Casino kicks off its $100,000 Guaranteed Fall Poker Showdown today

Venetian hosts $2.3M poker tourney October 27, 2015 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Venetian’s DeepStack Extravaganza IV kicks off this week through Nov. 25 with a $2.3 million prize pool. The tournament events are one of the most popular poker festivals in the world.

Poker action abound at Hustler Casino October 27, 2015 by Patricia Chavira

Poker Scene | The Liz Flynt Fall Poker Classic is in full swing at the Hustler Casino in Gardena, California. The series, which runs from October 13 through November 5, offers over $1,000,000 in guarantees in three major tournaments.

Using Teddy Roosevelt's diplomacy in poker October 27, 2015 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | President Theodore Roosevelt introduced “big stick diplomacy” while serving as our 26th president (1901-1909). He adopted an ancient African proverb:

Defining the poker kill concept October 27, 2015 by George Epstein

Poker by George | In case you are not familiar with the Kill concept: If a player wins two hands in a row, before the cards are dealt, he puts up 1½ bets to serve as his opening blind bet. 

Vegas secrets to fine dining from a poker pro October 27, 2015 by Christina Lindley

Adventures with Lady Luck | No matter how hard we as poker players are battling it out on the felt, we all come together for one thing: great food.

Poker Night in America Returns to Rivers Casino October 23, 2015 by GT Staff

This fall at Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh, local players will have a chance to sit side-by-side with some of poker’s most famous faces

PokerTournamentsComing to Dover Downs Casino October 22, 2015 by GT Staff

A series of tournaments surrounding the Thanksgiving holiday will be featured in November in the Crown Royal Poker Room

Ocean's Eleven hosts WPT Deepstacks October 20, 2015 by Patricia Chavira

Poker Scene | The WPT Deepstacks tour is currently running at Ocean’s Eleven Casino in Oceanside, California, north of San Diego off Interstate 5 at the Mission Avenue exit. Located less than a mile from the beach.

Raise for the right reason with poker pocket aces October 20, 2015 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | With pocket Aces, your initial goal (preflop) should be to thin the field so as to play against two or three opponents. Your next goal (after the flop) is to build the pot. In both cases, raising is important. It’s a matter of why you are raising.

Poker comes back to the Linq October 20, 2015 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | The Linq recently reopened its poker room! Closed last year, the new room now features four tables open for action with room for expansion. The room is located right inside the front door off the Linq Promenade.

Mistakes are made even by poker pros October 20, 2015 by George Epstein

Poker by George | Big Slick is a great starting-hand – a premium drawing hand. Many players likely would have played this hand the same way: Raise preflop. With A-K, expect to pair up on the flop about one-third of the time.

Chuck Brock still dealing poker at 79 at Suncoast October 20, 2015 by Mark Mayer

The fine folks at Boyd properties and Suncoast should be congratulated for allowing Chuck Brock to deal poker hands at 79 when he’s not betting sports. But for the story to focus on age would be doing him a terrible injustice.

Keep searching for poker tells and learn to use them October 13, 2015 by George Epstein

Poker by George | Undoubtedly, every poker player is familiar with tells – mannerisms, physical motions, facial expressions, vocal sounds – that can give strong clues into players’ hands. We have often discussed them.

Seminole Hard Rock plans $2M poker tourney October 13, 2015 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” returns to the Hollywood, Florida hotel/casino Nov. 19-Dec. 2, carrying a $3,500 buy-in for the $2 million guaranteed event. Held in the resort’s ballrooms, the series will feature 14 events.

Reynolds' poker talent leads to photo talent October 13, 2015 by Christina Lindley

Adventures with Lady Luck | Being in poker, one of my favorite things about the game are the fascinating characters I get to meet on a day to day basis. One of these characters, William Reynolds, became a good friend several years ago.

Alzheimer's impacts and how poker can help October 13, 2015 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | Alzheimer’s disease – one of the leading causes of death – continues to defy all attempts by pharmaceutical companies, both large and small, to develop a drug that is effective in preventing or curing it.

Rock N Roll Poker Open Returns to Seminole Hard Rock Casino October 09, 2015 by GT Staff

Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” returns to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

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Aliante brings a new slot club for the new year

Aliante brings a new slot club for the new year

One lucky player will also win a Chrysler 300 this month. The top five drawing entry earners from Feb. 1-28 will receive an automatic spot in the drawing and $500 in free slot play. Top prize wins a new Chrysler 300. The drawing will be held Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7:15 p.m.