Poker Scene | “Live at the Bike” is set to premiere on Poker Central on April 20 at 10 p.m. ET. It will be the poker network’s first live show with commentary provided by Nichoel Jurgens and Abe “Limon” Hepner.view
Winning Strategies | For those who read my column regularly, it may seem as if my columns jump around through unrelated topics. In one regard, this is essentially correct.view
Winning Strategies | The term card counting has generally referred to blackjack, but actually applies to any table game in which keeping track of the cards that have been exposed is relevant to the player’s overall strategy.view
The Analyst | In a little noticed ruling by a patent examiner on a patent application for a new method of playing blackjack and making side bets, the patent application was rejected as ineligible for not being new but instead being an abstract idea.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Affinity Gaming operates 11 properties, five in Nevada, three in Colorado, two in Missouri, and one in Iowa dedicated to delivering a value-oriented product in a convenient, welcoming and casual atmosphere.view
A trial that could determine the long-term shape of Florida’s gaming industry may be pushed back to the fall from its scheduled start in July. The trial will determine whether the Seminole Tribe of Florida can continue offering the blackjack games.view
Winning Strategies | There was a story going around about a blackjack player who took the Tropicana in Atlantic City for a lot of money, but in interviews he stated that those were his winning trips. He stated that his greatest gift at gambling was discipline.view
Dye-ing to Know | Can’t decide whether to play Pai Gow or Baccarat? Try “Show Pai,” a new game that combines both. Designed by Phujohn “John” Nguyen a product of UNLV’s Center for Gaming Innovation program, currently available at Palace Station.view
Winning Strategies | Expert Strategy has always been about the long run. Occasionally, someone has come along and tried to knock it by stating the long run is so far out there that striving for it is a fool’s errand. Obviously, I disagree.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Best Western Plus Casino Royale is located center-strip across from Caesars Palace at 3411 Las Vegas Blvd. South and is owned privately by the Elardi family. The 22,000 square foot casino offers stand-alone club.view
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.
An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.
Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.
NASCAR is on its way, Sept. 13 thru Sept. 16, to the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas, with a series of “fan-centric” events to promote the South Point 400, this year’s kick off event for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.
The Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas will soon be home to the largest single video screen in the world. The upgraded canopy will deliver a screen that is up to seven times brighter than the original and four times sharper.