Winning Strategies | One of the most famous songs in rock history begins “It was twenty years ago today.” Those are the lyrics to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. This week, those lyrics have a totally different meaning for me.view
Gambling is going through somewhat of a renaissance. Where the average gambler throughout the years has been generally restricted to betting on sports at the bookies or casino games at their local nightspot, the internet has ushered in a new era for betting.view
Winning Strategies | In blackjack, the decisions slice a bit differently, so there was no need to talk about the expected value of each decision. Instead, each combination of player hand and dealer upcard was given an action to utilize – Hit, Stick, Double, Split or Surrender.view
Crazy for Keno | The 10-spot Mega10 Megakeno progressive stands at nearly $2.3 million and rising. Ticket cost is $1.50 and you can play at several casinos in Las Vegas and Reno. Everyone wants to be a millionaire.view
Heavenly Poker | Have you ever been a “chaser” at the poker table? These are players who hope to catch one of their outs even if they only have a few. Some may go all the way to the river and the showdown.view
Poker by George | The other day, a friend gave me a book I had never heard of. “Dirty Poker” is all about cheating at the poker table. It was written in 2006 by a man named Richard Marcus, who admits to having made cheating in poker, his life career.view
Bingo halls, long a hotbed of socialization in the United Kingdom (UK), are under siege because elderly players are converting to online gambling from home. A recent report in the UK found that one in five over-55s now regularly enjoys playing over the internet.view
Beyond the Numbers | I’ve seen many things at the poker table over the decades, and some I’m not proud of. With fifty years of poker to reflect back on, I will say for sure we need to change the way we handle abuse at the table.view
Poker Profile | Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno has its All In Poker Series coming up March 15-25, featuring a $200,000 Main Event guarantee. So we interviewed Keith Dames, Atlantis poker room manager, about the big event and what’s going on at Atlantis.view
Poker by George | Before getting into action in a Texas hold ’em poker game, there are steps you can take to enhance your chances of winning. Starting out at the casino, you have just signed up at the desk to play your preferred game.view
Heavenly Poker | Is poker a game of luck or skill? That’s a question many people often ask themselves. If you have been a consistent loser at the tables, undoubtedly poker is all about luck. If you just suffered a couple of bad-beats, you are even more certain of that.view
Crazy for Keno | The statewide Megakeno 10 spot progressive stands at nearly $2.3 million and rising. For $1.50 and picking the right ten numbers the money can be yours. If you are going to play a 10-pot in the dollar range you might as well play the MegaKeno 10-spot.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Truckee Gaming, LLC is a Reno based gaming company that now owns and operates five casinos in the Northern Nevada Region with over 45,000 square feet of gaming space. They recently completed the acquisition of three casinos and additional land owned by Pioneer Crossing Casinos, LLC.view
Winning Strategies | As far as I know, my father, Lenny Frome, was the first person to coin the term Expected Value with regard to casino gaming. In fact, in some of his earliest columns he used the term “win power.” That term probably makes more sense to the lay person.view
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.view
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.view
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.view
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.view
The NFL, although still fine tuning its policy on the general public, beyond Nevada, legally wagering on its games, is expected to soon clear the way for Las Vegas to host the Super Bowl.
Las Vegas is now ranked as the 10th most popular global destination for private jet travelers using PrivateFly, the global private jet charter broker company with services in 19 countries.
Houston and the NHL may soon be seeking to follow the example of the Vegas Golden Knights and bring the league to another warm-weather locale. ESPN hockey contributor Greg Wyshynski says Las Vegas demonstrates hockey can work anywhere.
Bellagio is shuttering its gilded and crystal-adorned The Bank nightclub on June 3 ending a nearly 11-year run on the Las Vegas Strip. MGM Resorts International did not announce a replacement for the nightclub.
International Game Technology (IGT), the major gaming and lottery services and products provider, beat market expectations for its first quarter company-provided 2018 results revealed.