Winning Strategies | Have you ever been tempted to throw away a Full House and go for the Four of a Kind? In a Jacks or Better machine this is essentially a suicidal move. The Full House is obviously worth the full 9 EV. The Trips is worth only 4.3.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Phoenix area resort rooms at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Hotel offer 450 square feet of space, recently remodeled in a stylish décor, featuring views of the Arizona mountains or the lush pool courtyard. Smoking rooms are available.view
Poker by George | If you play much Texas hold’em, undoubtedly you have been the victim of an “Oh no!” experience, perhaps several.view
Crazy for Keno | The Nevada Statewide Mega10 Megakeno Progressive stands at nearly $2.3 million and rising. A ticket costs $1.50 and the Excalibur, Plaza, and El Cortez offer the better pay table for hits of fewer numbers than the progressive.view
In Australia, they use the term pokie to refer to fruits. Since most slots use fruit icons, many people adapted the slang pokies to refer to slots. With the introduction of online gaming, it was only a matter of time before the Australian slang online pokies took center stage.view
Gambling legislation in the states falls under three sets of regulations. These are supposedly enforced at the local, state, and federal level. Many states have not updated their laws on the matter for many years, and as such, they’ve failed to keep up with the rapidly evolving industry.view
Crazy for Keno | It seems many players think nothing about having all the numbers covered at a $5 or higher crap table but are reticent in playing more than $5 per game of keno; and some frown even on that much. Thus, the low level and low minimum games available in downtown Las Vegas are made for you.view
Poker by George | I much enjoyed reading Irene Edith’s poker resolutions in the Dec. 12 issue of GamingToday. And I told her so. In her resolutions, she offered some fantastic advice for poker players who would like to improve their results at the table. I could not have done nearly as well.view
Winning Strategies | Two weeks ago, I discussed the three key components of Expert Strategy. These are knowing which games to play, knowing the right strategy and knowing what to expect. Most of the effort goes into the middle one. It is where I spend most of my time.view
Heavenly Poker | I was playing $4-$8 limit hold’em at my local casino. I had just joined the game and, in the cut-off position, looked down on J-Q spades, well exceeding the Hold’em Algorithm starting hand criteria. What a great way to begin a poker sessionview
It has been a question that has risen it’s head ever since gambling online became a ‘thing’. There have been plenty of detractors over the years that simply won't entertain the idea of online gambling, and these people tend to fall into one of two categories.view
Poker by George | Playing Texas hold’em, you have decided to stay to see the flop in accordance with Step I of the Two-Step Concept. Now, you wait anxiously to see the three face-up community cards on the flop.view
Heavenly Poker | My recent column resulted in several additional popular sayings that apply to the game of poker. Tom, who had read the column online, suggested this one: “Every cloud has a silver lining.”view
Winning Strategies | While some people can take exception to be considered average, in this case, I mean that vast majority of people who go to a casino to play. They don’t have advanced math degrees. My father, Lenny Frome, thought the same way.view
Calling it a “fangtastic” new offering, online casino gaming developer Wazdan has announced the launch of a new slot game based on the global horror icon, Count Dracula. The new game is officially called “Dracula’s Castle”.view
Crazy for Keno | The Megakeno 10-spot progressive stands at nearly $2.3 million and rising. Most of us do not wish to play $1.50 per way, thus let’s go to The D, which has the best return for low level tickets using their Deano rate.view
Poker by George | The flop is undoubtedly the most important part of a hold’em poker game. These three cards that the dealer neatly places face-up on the board, combined with your two holecards, represent over 70% of your final holding.view
Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, has shed some new light on the leagues recent revelation that it would seek one percent fee from all wagers on its games should sports betting be legalized in the U.S.
Downtown Las Vegas’ Mob Museum has unveiled several new high-tech exhibits exploring law enforcement methods of identifying, apprehending, and prosecuting criminals, now placing visitors in the shoes of law enforcement officers.
Representatives of Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, along with other industry executives, are moving forward with an effort to have a grass turf course installed at Finger Lakes in the near future.
While the Vegas Golden Knights continue to make history as the National Hockey League enters its second century, there is no question that the Montreal Canadiens dominated the league’s first 100 seasons.
An effort in Virginia to revive the shuttered Colonial Downs horseracing track near Richmond has resulted in proposed legislation to allow “historical horseracing” clearing the Virginia House Appropriations Committee by a 21-1 vote on Friday.