Poker by George | Jonathan Little is a highly regarded poker pro and writer/teacher; but that doesn’t mean he is always correct. In a recent publication, he described an interesting hand in a high-stakes no-limit hold’em tournament that cost him a substantial portion of his chip stacks.view
Winning Strategies | One of the hot topics of this year’s Global Gaming Expo was skill-based games. For those of us in the industry for a while, we find the notion that skill-based gaming is a new concept to be misleading.view
Poker Scene | My brother asked me how to become a prop player, which is a person hired by a casino to start games and keep games going. I asked my husband, Robert Turner, who has managed props at several casinos, what it takes to become a prop.view
Poker by George | It’s always exciting to be dealt pocket Aces (A-A) while playing Texas hold’em. It’s a rare experience; you can expect to be dealt that only one out of 221 hands on average. So cherish the occasion; make the most of it.view
Heavenly Poker | At one time or another, we have all had the wonderful experience of being “on a roll” – a prolonged spell of success or good luck at the poker table. What an awesome experience; great for your morale and psyche!view
Winning Strategies | I’ve been going to the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) for the past 15 years or so. Some years there have been more table games to see, some years less. This is from a pure quantity perspective, not quality. This year had to be the overall worst in terms of both.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe is a fully integrated gaming resort set between picturesque Lake Tahoe and the impressive Sierra Nevada Mountains providing year-round enjoyment.view
Poker Scene | The annual Big Poker Oktober is currently underway at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino in Bell Gardens, California. The first event was a $350 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em tournament held on Sunday, Oct. 1.view
Crazy for Keno | First of all, the Nevada Statewide MegaKeno 10-spot progressive is at $2,183,000 and rising. You can win it all for $1.50. Mark your ticket in groups such as 3-3-2-2, giving you a 10 (could be worth over $2M), two 8s, two 7s, a 6, and four 5s.view
Heavenly Poker | Sometimes the cards will surprise you. Hopefully, it’s a pleasant surprise. Playing limit hold’em at my local casino, it was a full table as I looked down at Jc-Js in the hole – pocket jacks.view
Poker by George | On occasion, most of us dream while sleeping. Have you ever dreamed about poker? The other night, having fallen asleep while reading an antique poker book a friend had given me, I found myself dreaming of a poker hand.view
Reel Deals | Pumpkin Patch Pick is back at Boyd Casinos, and Station Casinos goes pink this month. Boyd B Connected members can win up to $5,000 in cash during the Pumpkin Patch Pick promotion this month at The Orleans, Gold Coast, Suncoast and Sam’s Town.view
Winning Strategies | Welcome to the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2017! There is little doubt my bread and butter (video poker and table games) is not what most people are talking about this year. I’m guessing most of the talk will once again be about skill-based gaming.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Las Vegas’ original hotel, Golden Gate Hotel & Casino, has completed a major expansion project, marking a new chapter in the 111-year-old downtown Las Vegas property’s elaborate history.view
Poker Scene | Becoming a great poker player has much in common with great coaching at the college level. I wonder if poker players could learn from the great basketball coaches. Coaches at the elite level all seem to possess very similar traits. They can recruit and, most importantly, they can coach.view
Reel Deals | The winning and spinning continues in October with the Wheel of Fortune Big Time Bonus. Play the Bonus throughout the month to spin the wheel on your favorite slot machine to win the bonus or free slot play.view
Poker by George | Our local senior center, the Freda Mohr Multipurpose Center, offers great opportunities for us seniors to keep mentally and physically active. Recently, while exercising in its Eichenbaum Fitness Center, I got into conversation with my friend, Marv Alperin.view
Upon further review, a New Jersey man will get his full $82,000 payout on a disputed $110 sports bet.
Cash Considerations Podcast | AB and Mo breakdown college football, the blowout lines, new segment Either/Or and the Get It Back game. Flying through the NFL games.
Mesquite Gaming, owner of Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel, plans to pack the streets of Mesquite with classic cars, custom automobiles and vintage hot rods during the Super Run Classic Car Show.
Bob Christ's Thursday NFL Breakdown | Every once in a while the NFL schedule makers give a team one of their infamous atomic wedgies. This week the victims are the New York Jets, who will be in Cleveland for Week 3’s Thursday night game.
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.