Heavenly Poker | Playing Texas hold’em in a casino or cardroom, you may find yourself seated at a table with a very aggressive opponent. Like a “maniac,” he raises and re-raises at almost every opportunity. It’s not comfortable to be playing at such a table unless…view
Winning Strategies | We probably only played for an hour and it is rare to amass so many stories to tell from just an hour of play. All but one reinforced the reason why it is important to know what you are doing while playing.view
Poker Deals | Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino’s “Phamous Poker Series Goliath” returns, May 26 through July 10. This year’s series will top last year’s event with more than $8 million up for grabs across 115 events.view
Reel Deals | This Wednesday, Boyd Gaming’s Fremont Hotel and Casino in downtown Las Vegas will be celebrating its 60th Anniversary. The open-to-the-public event festivities begin at the Filament (bar) with a cake cutting ceremony.view
Poker Scene | The California State Poker Championship is currently running at Commerce Casino in Los Angeles. The series began with a $175 buy-in No Limit Hold’em Double Stack tournament featuring a $50,000 guarantee.view
Poker by George | Expect to be dealt a small pocket pair about once an hour. In addition, if you happen to start with a small card in the hole, there is a reasonable chance it will pair up on the flop when a matching card falls on the board.view
Poker Scene | Being married to a professional poker player has its perks. Most of our vacation destinations and entertainment decisions involve poker. Our summer vacation is spent making multiple trips to Las Vegas for the World Series of Poker.view
Golden Nugget Las Vegas Hotel and Casino proudly presents the ninth annual Grand Poker Series, May 31 - July 3, 2016, hosted in the Grand Event Center spread across 34 days ranging in both buy-in amounts and disciplines.view
Boyd Gaming properties are bursting with ways to win this May, including Spin to Win Drawings, Memorial Day and Cinco De Mayo promotions, and much more!view
Poker by George | You are playing in a $4-$8 limit hold’em game with 1/2 Kill. (Probably the most popular poker game enjoyed by recreational players in casinos). Question No. 1: When does a pair of Queens on the flop lose its value?view
Heavenly Poker | Dominated hands are quite common in Texas hold’em. As my dictionary explains, “dominating...is having a commanding position or controlling power over another person.” Every poker player would like to dominate his opponent.view
Beyond the Numbers | The Normandie Casino has been rumored to be an acquisition of Larry Flynt’s Hustler Casino. If this happens, the Gardena poker legacy will be gone, and all that will be left is one corporation controlling the remaining two.view
Poker Scene | My husband Robert Turner has been playing poker for over fifty years and has met many characters of the game. Terry King is one of the trailblazing women in poker. This is her story told in her own words.view
Atlantic City’s casinos saw their collective operating profit rise by 21 percent for the first six months of the year in a sign the struggling industry may be stabilizing.
FREE PREVIEW! VIP Pigskin Picks | The NFL practice games, otherwise known as the exhibition, er, preseason, are halfway complete. This week’s games traditionally feature starters playing into the third quarter in what have been labeled dress rehearsals for most teams.
Track Phantom | While the Pacific Classic was a race for the fans, the Travers will be a race for the bettors. The Pacific Classic, Del Mar’s marquee event, wasn’t much of a betting proposition. It was, however, a fantastic race to watch.
NFL Previews | For the past three seasons, the AFC South has been the league punching bag, going a cumulative 44 games under .500, including last year’s league-worst 25-39 mark when Houston won the loop at 9-7.
Jim Feist's Football Top 40 | It’s time to kick off a new football season! College football begins for most schools on Sept. 1, so here’s a look at the top teams starting with my top 21-40. And check back next Tuesday for my Top 20