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.view
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.view
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.view
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.view
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.view
Heavenly Poker | Made 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.view
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.view
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.view
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
Macau’s integrated resort industry should emulate Las Vegas by aiming for non-gaming attractions to contribute 40 percent of all revenue, according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena Senna de Fernandes.
Look for an abundance of University of Kentucky basketball fans to descend upon Las Vegas right before Christmas 2019. Wildcat officials announced that they will play Utah on Dec. 18, 2019 followed by a game against Ohio State on Dec. 21, 2019.
Cash Considerations Podcast | AB, Big Dave and Mo assess the madness of the Knights being one win away from a berth in the Stanley Cup Finals. NBA Preview time and more.
"Marilyn! The New Musical" exploring the life and lore of Marilyn Monroe debuts at Paris Las Vegas beginning Wednesday. The musical features 15 original songs plus Monroe classics "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend" and "My Heart Belongs to Daddy."
Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas, recently sold by MGM Resorts International, will shortly rebrand to Hilton’s Waldorf Astoria luxury marque. CityCenter is the Las Vegas Strip development with Aria, Vdara and a high-end shopping center.