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The D, Golden Gate launch Club One

The D, Golden Gate launch Club One

posted on June 12, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Earlier this year, the D Las Vegas (in conjunction with the Golden Gate) launched a new, linked players club called Club One. Players now earn points, comps and rewards at both properties playing slots, video poker or table games using just one card.

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Poker on the mind, see Sal at Westgate

Poker on the mind, see Sal at Westgate

posted on June 12, 2018 by

Poker Profiles | This month we chatted with Sal Ervolino, the poker room manager at Westgate Las Vegas Resort Casino. They have a beautiful six table room nestled away in the world famous SuperBook. 

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Celebrate National Video Poker day on 9/6

Celebrate National Video Poker day on 9/6

posted on June 12, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | National Video Poker Day is just three months away. I’m spending the summer writing columns devoted to video poker so you’re ready to celebrate this very special day on Sept. 6 (9/6).

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How to win bigger pots, Part 1

How to win bigger pots, Part 1

posted on June 12, 2018 by

Poker by George | Playing Texas hold’em – or any other poker game – undoubtedly your objective is to win as many chips as possible. Winning more than your fair share of the hands is fine, but bigger pots are so much better. 

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Imagine, 2 full houses!

Imagine, 2 full houses!

posted on June 12, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | Making a full-house in poker is quite rare. Can you imagine a hand where two players each have a full-house? I saw an account of that in a recent gaming article describing such a hand in a hold’em Tournament Hand Matchup game.

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M Resort Casino unveils June Entertainment schedule

M Resort Casino unveils June Entertainment schedule

posted on June 08, 2018 by

M Resort Spa Casino is a Forbes Four-Star resort located on more than 90 acres on the southeast corner of St. Rose Parkway and Las Vegas Boulevard.

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If you're willing there's a way

If you're willing there's a way

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Crazy for Keno | There are more way tickets possible than you can imagine but the only important one is what wins for you. 

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Spin to South Point for $500K

Spin to South Point for $500K

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Reel Deals | South Point Casino offers Club members the opportunity to participate in the $500,000 Guaranteed Big Spin & Win promotion.

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More on maximizing Video Poker win paybacks

More on maximizing Video Poker win paybacks

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Last week I discussed the importance of playing max-coin in order to maximize the payback of video poker.

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Top this bad beat at the poker table

Top this bad beat at the poker table

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | If you play much poker, undoubtedly you have experienced (suffered?) at least one “bad beat.” It’s when you have a great hand but lose to an opponent who drew with few outs – and caught it. As they say, your opponent “drew out” on you.

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Think specializing when playing poker

Think specializing when playing poker

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Poker by George | Poker columnist Ed Miller wrote a recent piece called “Specialize Your Game” and it led me to give serious thought to this subject, which I now share with my readers. Going one step further, I offer my own perspective on specializing when you play poker.

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Westgate comes out with many Poker deals this June

Westgate comes out with many Poker deals this June

posted on June 04, 2018 by

Westgate poker promotions for the month of June

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2018 edition of iconic World Series of Poker opens this week

2018 edition of iconic World Series of Poker opens this week

posted on May 31, 2018 by

The 2018 edition of the iconic World Series of Poker opens this week in Las Vegas at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. The tournament is highlighted by 78 high-stakes card events expected to draw thousands of players and break attendance records.

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Golden Nugget Las Vegas debuts Football Challenge

Golden Nugget Las Vegas debuts Football Challenge

posted on May 30, 2018 by

Calling all sports fans! Golden Nugget is debuting an all-new football challenge for college and pro fans alike. Home to a newly renovated Race and Sports Book with some of the highest payouts in Las Vegas, Golden Nugget is the best spot to place bets all season long. 

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Sands Regency in Reno offers plenty of value

Sands Regency in Reno offers plenty of value

posted on May 29, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | With over 800 rooms, the value-oriented Sands Regency Casino & Hotel in downtown Reno offers great guest amenities that include a large seasonal pool area and a penthouse-level health club.

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Golden Nugget's Rich talks The Series

Golden Nugget's Rich talks The Series

posted on May 29, 2018 by

Poker Profiles | The Golden Nugget Las Vegas Hotel and Casino kicks off the 11th annual Grand Poker Series today, May 29. The Series runs through July 3. We interviewed Andy Rich, the Golden Nugget’s poker room manager about the event and more.

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Collectibles show this month at South Point

Collectibles show this month at South Point

posted on May 29, 2018 by

The Lowdown on Casino Collectibles | Hello readers! We now will delve into the upcoming casino collectibles show at the South Point Casino, June 21-23. Trust me, it’s worth the trip!

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Be cautious on betting hi-lo hands

Be cautious on betting hi-lo hands

posted on May 29, 2018 by

Poker by George | Whether or not you use the Hold’em Algorithm for starting-hand selection, there are certain hands to avoid – like the proverbial red plague. 

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Think playing as investment

Think playing as investment

posted on May 29, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | If you play the game of poker as you would make a wise business investment, you would much improve your chances of winning, and more often overcome the cost to play.

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My national video poker scan

My national video poker scan

posted on May 29, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | National Video Poker Day (Sept. 6) is just a little over three months away. Besides trying to get people to recognize a day I essentially have made up, I have the more daunting task of getting you to recognize the value of video poker in the casino.

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