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Most Texas hold’em hands are drawing hands

Most Texas hold’em hands are drawing hands

posted on February 20, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | After the flop, most Texas hold’em hands are drawing hands. They must improve to hope to win the pot. Based on your two hole cards and those on the board, there are certain cards (presumed to still be in the deck) that will complete your hand. These are your outs.

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Lately, my dreams most often relate to the game of poker

Lately, my dreams most often relate to the game of poker

posted on February 20, 2018 by

Poker by George | Everyone dreams. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, a dream is a succession of images, thoughts, or emotions passing through the mind during sleep. Why do we dream? This is one of behavioral sciences’ greatest unanswered questions.

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Keep the party going in 2018 with Rock Shot Bingo

Keep the party going in 2018 with Rock Shot Bingo

posted on February 16, 2018 by

Station Casinos’ Rock Shot Bingo is filling March with fun options for a most non-traditional night out in the bingo room. At Red Rock Resort, Rock Shot Bingo turns into a disco party on March 29. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the game starts at 9 p.m. 

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Fortune Cup mechanical horse racing game gallops into The D Las Vegas

Fortune Cup mechanical horse racing game gallops into The D Las Vegas

posted on February 16, 2018 by

Beginning February 28, the D Las Vegas will saddle up as the first Downtown Las Vegas casino to feature the new-to-market Fortune Cup mechanical horse racing game. Created by Konami Gaming, Inc. and to be housed on the Vintage Vegas casino floor.

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More opportunities to win at Pala Casino Spa & Resort

More opportunities to win at Pala Casino Spa & Resort

posted on February 16, 2018 by

Calif. - Southern California poker players will have more opportunities to win extra cash at Pala Casino Spa & Resort in March when the Poker Room will host four Vegas Seat tournaments and its Pala Super Deep Stack and Friday Night 2K events.

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Lightning has struck at Silverton Casino Hotel

Lightning has struck at Silverton Casino Hotel

posted on February 14, 2018 by

Lightning has struck at Silverton Casino Hotel! Las Vegas’ favorite off-strip casino is now home to Nevada’s first Lightning Link Lounge, a space on the casino floor dedicated exclusively to the world’s most popular video slot game, Aristocrat’s Lightning Link. 

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King tickets a good formula

King tickets a good formula

posted on February 13, 2018 by

Crazy for Keno | Frequently keno players want to hit a certain number of spots solid. With the long odds this seems quite difficult but it need not be. Using king tickets the odds can be reduced considerably. 

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News is in and slots are hot

News is in and slots are hot

posted on February 13, 2018 by

News is in and slots are hot. In fact, slot games now account for around 70% of a casino’s income. This both online and offline.

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San Diego splendor at Viejas Casino

San Diego splendor at Viejas Casino

posted on February 13, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Located 25 miles east of San Diego, Viejas Casino & Resort offers guests modern amenities, streamlined design and a handcrafted, boutique feel. With the opening of a second luxury hotel tower in 2015, Viejas now has over 250 rooms and suites. 

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Going over the ideas of Wild Card, Low Card games

Going over the ideas of Wild Card, Low Card games

posted on February 13, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Over the years, there are two types of table games I’ve seen tried many times that I have never seen succeed. They are Wild Card and Low games. Low games are where the player tries to get the lowest possible hand.

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To Anita K, with much love and respect

To Anita K, with much love and respect

posted on February 13, 2018 by

Poker by George | This is a tribute to Anita K. who recently died of Alzheimer’s disease. She never played poker, although I did try to introduce her to the game. Even so, she is well deserving of our plaudits.

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Taking breaks correctly can lead to regular success

Taking breaks correctly can lead to regular success

posted on February 13, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | Taking a break from the poker game is rarely discussed in gaming publications. Yet, strange as it may seem at first blush, it can be important to success at the poker table.

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Keno can help you live the comped life

Keno can help you live the comped life

posted on February 06, 2018 by

Crazy for Keno | Is it possible to make a living playing keno as some do in blackjack, video poker, and sports betting? First of all, there are very, very few who are actually successful in gaining a long-term advantage over the casinos.

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Handling 9 or 10 players at table

Handling 9 or 10 players at table

posted on February 06, 2018 by

Poker by George | Stuart Cutler, age 72, has been playing poker since he retired about six years ago. With experience, he has been able to move up to 1/2 no-limit hold’em. He enjoys playing in Las Vegas area casinos two or three times a week. 

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Pocket queens can hurt if you don't play them right

Pocket queens can hurt if you don't play them right

posted on February 06, 2018 by

Heavenly PokerMade hands are hole cards that could win the pot without further improvement. Before the flop, A-A, K-K, and Q-Q are in this category. But they are all highly vulnerable. An opponent can catch a better hand, making your big pair a costly second-best. Let’s focus on pocket Queens.

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Concentrate but don't worry too much about human error if using right method

Concentrate but don't worry too much about human error if using right method

posted on February 06, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | People who learn the right strategy, for whatever reason, make some mistakes while playing. There are a variety of reasons why these mistakes are made. The player might be tired or he might have been drinking or he might just be human.

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Simplifying expert strategy to work for humans not computers

Simplifying expert strategy to work for humans not computers

posted on January 30, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | One of the complaints of utilizing a strategy that requires playing games properly is the notion it requires computer perfect strategy and humans are simply not that perfect. There is obviously some truth to this. Humans certainly are not perfect.

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Playing poker with the Devil

Playing poker with the Devil

posted on January 30, 2018 by

Beyond the Numbers | I met Ernie Scherer Jr. many years ago in Las Vegas at the Gold Coast playing Omaha, one of his favorite games. This is a story about his tragic murder and how it was woven into my life.

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Golden Nugget expands 24K casino club throughout all locations

Golden Nugget expands 24K casino club throughout all locations

posted on January 30, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Golden Nugget Casinos announced that 24K Select Club members across its five casinos in Las Vegas, Laughlin, Atlantic City, Biloxi, Miss., and Lake Charles, La., can now earn comp dollars and tier credits in one account.

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Levy heads up Boulder Station's poker room

Levy heads up Boulder Station's poker room

posted on January 30, 2018 by

Poker Profiles | This month we visited with Bill Levy, the poker room manager at Boulder Station. “Here at Boulder we have an 11-table room. We are notoriously known for our 4-8 limit high-only Omaha game."

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