Winning Strategies |In the video poker arena, it has gotten harder and harder to find 100%-plus games, which were never in abundance on the Strip anyhow. Finding even full-pay machines on the Strip has gotten harder.view
Winning Strategies | The 2015 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is over. On a positive note, I found more table games on display than I recall in the past few years. On a negative note, I don’t think there were any independent inventors in their own booths.view
Slot Club Spotlight | While Circus Circus falls under the MGM Resorts brand, the slot club is not linked to MGM’s Mlife club. The Circus Players Club operates independently and the card can also be used at Slots-A-Fun.view
Reel Deals | Beginning Oct. 1, the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino will launch the $250K Grand Slot Tournament. Jim Simms, new CEO of Downtown Grand said, “This will be the highest single payout ever for any slot tournament ever held at the Downtown Grand.view
Beyond the Numbers | When I was an executive host for MGM, I got a call once from a casino manager in L.A. who said a customer playing small limit poker wanted to go Las Vegas and could I get him a roomview
I personally taught free gaming lessons in multiple casinos. These popular classes covering craps, blackjack and roulette are usually conducted on the slower, day shift hours and occasionally on Friday and Saturday evenings.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Royal Players Club at the Four Queens in downtown Las Vegas offers a full-service casino. It includes over 1,000 of the newest and hottest game variety plus video poker having liberal pay tables.view
Real Deals | B Loyal to the Royal at the Gold Coast, where you can win bonus slot dollars when you hit a royal flush on video poker. For all royal flushes hit with a max coin bet, you will receive $20 in slot dollars.view
Heavenly Poker | In William Cowper’s poem “The Task” (1785) he offers: “Variety is the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.” The idea is doing many different things, or frequently changing what you do, makes life more interesting.view
Slot Club Spotlight | While the Tropicana Las Vegas is under sale to Penn National Gaming, (the deal is scheduled to close by the end of year) there is still plenty of time to enjoy the benefits of the Trop Plus Players Club.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Aliante Casino/Hotel is a full service resort located in North Las Vegas featuring over slot and video poker machines, table games, Poker Pro tables, a race and sportsbook, pool and spa, dining, movie theaters and more.view
Winning Strategies | I woke up on Wednesday morning to find a text from my older son that had a link to an article about how the previous night was the first time in Major League Baseball history that all 15 home teams won their game.view
Beyond the Numbers | Las Vegas is a town defined by big gambles, spectacular successes and lost opportunities. You can be successful in the professional world of gambling if you can master the art of staying in control of your bankroll and yourself.view
Lawmakers are considering a whopping progressive tax on proposed Japanese casino/resorts that might reach 50 percent of gross gaming revenue, reports The Japan Times.
Las Vegas-based Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD) reported fourth-quarter net income of $82.2 million on Tuesday. The company said it had profit of 71 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, were 22 cents per share.
MGM Resorts International Chairman and CEO Jim Murren has revealed his company is ready to quickly move toward accepting sports bets, should the U.S. Supreme Court legalize national sports wagering.
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