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Dreaming of pocket 4's that become 4-of-a-Kind

Dreaming of pocket 4's that become 4-of-a-Kind

posted on July 24, 2018 by

Poker by George | Last night I had a very unusual poker dream.

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New Nugget sparks excitement in Reno

New Nugget sparks excitement in Reno

posted on July 24, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Fully renovated rooms await your stay in the Resort Tower at the “new” Nugget Casino Resort in Reno/Sparks. The new rooms feature upgraded amenities like Keurig brand coffee makers, hair dryers, i-Home units and free Wi-Fi in every room.

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The Plaza goes next level with sole million-dollar bingo game in the state

The Plaza goes next level with sole million-dollar bingo game in the state

posted on July 20, 2018 by

The Plaza Hotel & Casino, home to the only bingo room in downtown Las Vegas and the highest payouts in Southern Nevada, is taking the game to the next level by offering the sole million-dollar bingo game in the state.

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3 methods to hit Mega

3 methods to hit Mega

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Crazy for Keno | We all want to hit it big and be able to improve our lives with that big win. Today we shall concentrate on the MegaKeno top three progressives – the 10-spot (Mega10) around $2,401,000, the 9-spot, around $310,000 and the 8-spot, around $94,000.

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Solving Jacks or Better draws

Solving Jacks or Better draws

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | This week, I will finish up the rest of the table, which has many critical hands on it. The fact that these are some of the worst hands you can be dealt does not lessen their importance as they will still account for a large percentage of our hands and thus, playing them correctly is crucial to achieving the theoretical payback.

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Had to be Cynn City at WSOP; Not counting on Tiger in Open

 Had to be Cynn City at WSOP; Not counting on Tiger in Open

posted on July 17, 2018 by

VIP On the Mark | If you hung in as I did for the entire 12 hour ESPN telecast of the World Series of Poker Main Event final table that ended at 5:30 a.m. Sunday, it was as riveting as any in tourney history.

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An edge everything in this game of skill

An edge everything in this game of skill

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Poker by George | A good friend – who does not play poker – recently gave me a gift of poker books along with back issues of the “Poker Digest” magazine, going back to the turn of the century.

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Mistakes happen in all facets of life, poker is no different

Mistakes happen in all facets of life, poker is no different

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | We are only human; we all make mistakes. That happens both while playing poker and in life. (Why are there so many divorces?) At least in poker, the mistakes can only cost you some chips (money).

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John Hennigan, Mori Eskandani newest members of Poker Hall of Fame

John Hennigan, Mori Eskandani newest members of Poker Hall of Fame

posted on July 14, 2018 by

John Hennigan, the five-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner, and Mori Eskandani, a television production executive who helped make the game a TV staple, are the newest members of the Poker Hall of Fame.

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No Account Casinos: What are they and why are they becoming so popular?

No Account Casinos: What are they and why are they becoming so popular?

posted on July 14, 2018 by

When you think about game changing innovations in the online casino industry, you most likely think about casinos introducing VR games, slots featuring top of the line graphics and movie-like cut scenes, or jackpot games with record breaking payouts.

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Pala to host Super Deep Stack poker tournaments in August

Pala to host Super Deep Stack poker tournaments in August

posted on July 12, 2018 by

Southern California poker players will have more opportunities to win extra cash at Pala Casino Spa & Resort in August when the Poker Room will host its Pala Super Deep Stack tournaments.

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What are the implications of relaxed gaming laws for American gambling enthusiasts?

What are the implications of relaxed gaming laws for American gambling enthusiasts?

posted on July 11, 2018 by

The dust has settled somewhat on the US Supreme Court’s dramatic decision to overturn the federal statute on prohibition of gambling, and it is time to take stock of just what it means to gambling enthusiasts across the USA.

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Going deeper in video poker

Going deeper in video poker

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Last week, I covered the top 14 rows of the strategy table for full-pay Jacks or Better video poker. National Video Poker Day is less than two months away and I’ve got to do my best to teach as many of you as possible how to play video poker.

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Hutter leads World Series of Poker

Hutter leads World Series of Poker

posted on July 10, 2018 by

The 2018 World Series of Poker $10,000 buy-in Main Event is down to just 310 after beginning last week with a field of 7,874. The chip leader in the quest for the championship bracelet and the first-place prize of $8.8 million is Barry Hutter with 5,597,000 heading into Day 5.

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My advice: Bet sports

My advice: Bet sports

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Wise Kracks | I live in a high-rise on the Strip. In that building, many of the residents are “trust fund kids” (as I like to call them, meaning young adults with $250K cars and no job), who also love to gamble.

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Runner-Runner simply a matter of luck

Runner-Runner simply a matter of luck

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Poker by George | Laying in bed the other morning, I thought about a particular hand I recently won at the Hustler Casino. It was a $4-$8 limit hold’em game with a full table of nine players. I was a bit behind, and it was close to the time for me to pack up and go home; so, I was hoping for a win.

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Seeing the music in poker

Seeing the music in poker

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Heavenly Poker | Playing poker, there are many occasions when your emotions will be stirred one way or another, but nothing compares to holding the nuts after all the cards have been dealt out – the very best hand possible.

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Large progressives available throughout Vegas, Reno

Large progressives available throughout Vegas, Reno

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Crazy for Keno | The availability of large progressives in keno gives players a chance to go for a large jackpot by hitting all the numbers on a progressive ticket. These tickets are featured in several casinos around Las Vegas and Reno. 

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How your poker etiquette can lead to success or failure

How your poker etiquette can lead to success or failure

posted on July 06, 2018 by

Poker can be a strange old game. Despite the players around the table all trying to take as much money off each other as possible, there are still plenty of unwritten rules and etiquette that need to be adhered to avoid the situation descending into total chaos.

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50 years of cashing in poker

50 years of cashing in poker

posted on July 03, 2018 by

Beyond the Numbers | I still can’t believe I have cashed in poker tournaments every year for fifty years. When you make poker your life for over half a century, you make it into a very exclusive club. I have to admit, playing poker for a living has taken a toll...

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