Keno Connections | Our first keno manager profile, is Brandis Franz, bingo/keno manager at Santa Fe Station. Franz, 38, has been an employee at Santa Fe for nearly 12 years, starting as an on-call keno runner.view
Winning Strategies | This past week, I played a fair amount of video poker and something struck me: If you want to win at video poker you have to get your Four of a Kinds. You need Royal Flushes too – but that is more over the long run.view
Slot Club Spotlight | “From Dust to Gold.” That’s the saying the Palms Casino Resort has been touting since undergoing an extensive $620 million remodel over the past 2 years.view
Poker by George | The word “gambling” carries a negative connotation; i.e., something to be avoided. According to Wikipedia, “gambling is the wagering of money or something of value… on an event with an uncertain outcome, with the primary intent of winning money or material goods.”view
Crazy for Keno | As this article is being composed Megakeno Progressives stand at the 10-spot at over $2.45 million, the 9 spot at over $55,000, the 8 spot at nearly $100,000, and the 7 spot at over $26,000. Go to the El Cortez, The Plaza, or The Excalibur for the best pay tables.view
Beyond the Numbers | I had the honor to interview Jack Binion, a true legend of the gaming industry. Binion’s love of all things poker would change the industry forever, and now he is supporting a cause dear to him – Keep Memory Alive.view
This August the EPT (European Poker Tour) returns in Barcelona. One of the most popular poker events of the year – attracting the biggest poker players from all around the globe. The action started August 21st and will not stop until the 2nd of September.view
Big Bingo Weekend is coming back this October, followed by the November to Remember Bingo Bash in November.view
Crazy for Keno | The 10-spot MegaKeno jackpot progressive is approaching $2.5 million and the 8-spot is nearing $100,000 – all possible for just a $1.50 bet. This is a nice goal but many of you would prefer to have more chances, albeit for lower top payout.view
Beyond the Numbers | I introduced four-card poker to the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas in the spring of 1982. The game we spread at the Nugget started out as limit, but after two hours of boring, short-handed poker, we decided to change it to pot-limit.view
Winning Strategies | I get asked a lot if video poker machines are “rigged.” My father, Lenny Frome, gave video poker the title of America’s National Game of Chance. I don’t think he would’ve done this, nor would it have been deserved, if it was a game known to be rigged.view
Poker by George | In Texas hold’em, the best starting-hand is pocket Aces – A-A in the hole. Your hand is well in the lead over all of your opponents – the “enemy.” To help ensure victory, you ought to keep the lead by forcing out some – but not all – of your opponents.view
Gambling has changed a great deal over the years and has evolved from the high street to a brand new digital era thanks to advances in technology.view
Dye-ing to Know | The part of his job that can be the most agonizing is actually what Ed Malinowski enjoys best. Malinowski is the corporate director of race and sports for Golden Entertainment, Inc., which includes the Stratosphere, two Arizona Charlie’s properties and a resort in Laughlin.
GamingToday's Bookies Battle the Point Spreads Week 3 | Las Vegas' top casino bookmakers pick the point spread winner of every NFL game. The Bookies Battle will be featured weekly throughout the 17-week pro football season.
The betting options continue to expand for the Vegas Golden Knights as they enter their second season in the NHL. The self-proclaimed misfits aren’t so anonymous anymore after shockingly winning the Western Conference championship and going to the Stanley Cup Final before losing to Washington in five games.
The Arkansas Supreme Court has imposed an Oct. 1st deadline for both sides of an initial lawsuit over the state’s proposed "casino amendment." Voters are scheduled to decide on casino gambling expansion in a November vote.
Times Square could produce more excitement than usual Thursday when the UFC hosts New York City-area fans at a viewing party for a news conference promoting what it calls its biggest fight in its history.