Slot Club Spotlight | Coming up on its one-year anniversary, SLS Las Vegas is reinventing itself and has already revamped its slot club, but not its name. The CODE promises a “new club,” with “new tiers” and “new benefits.”view
Real Deals | Boyd Gaming is celebrating 40 years of “Boyd Style” with a nationwide cash giveaway. Now through Sept. 5, guests can earn entries into a grand prize drawing when 40 winners will take home their share of $400,000.view
Winning Strategies | Maybe somebody beat my father to it, but I think he was the first person to use the expression “expected value” when referring to gambling options. The concept pre-dated him as my father was hardly the first person to analyze blackjack.view
Real Deals | The Downtown Grand Las Vegas Hotel & Casino has a new member sign-up promotion offering up to $1,000 rebate in initial losses. Downtown Grand is offering this rare gaming program now through the rest of the year...view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Boarding Pass slot club is one of the most popular in Las Vegas. It is a comprehensive player’s club card, valid at all Station Casinos, Fiesta and Wildfire Gaming properties.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Tuscany Suites & Casino on Flamingo Road just east of the Strip offers over 800 of player’s favorite slot and video poker games.view
Winning Strategies | One of the casinos we meandered into was the Imperial Palace. I was amazed to find them playing a game that reminded me of my mother’s mah-jongg game. It was played with tiles that resembled dominoes.view
Winning Strategies | Scientific Games has launched the Shuffle Master Classic promotional Three Card Poker Tournament. The only way in is to hit a big hand while playing one of their games at a participating casino.view
Winning Strategies | A headline blared something about the 30 things you don’t want to do in Las Vegas. Over the years, my less than scientific observations say there are fewer people splitting 10’s. Just how bad a play is it? Where does one start?view
Poker by George | Playing in a 4-8 limit game with a kill, it was a full table of nine players. The cards had not cooperated with me; I was behind for the evening. But, I was still patient – waiting hopefully for my luck to improve.view
Adam Silver, National Basketball Association commissioner, has shed some new light on the leagues recent revelation that it would seek one percent fee from all wagers on its games should sports betting be legalized in the U.S.
Downtown Las Vegas’ Mob Museum has unveiled several new high-tech exhibits exploring law enforcement methods of identifying, apprehending, and prosecuting criminals, now placing visitors in the shoes of law enforcement officers.
Representatives of Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, along with other industry executives, are moving forward with an effort to have a grass turf course installed at Finger Lakes in the near future.
While the Vegas Golden Knights continue to make history as the National Hockey League enters its second century, there is no question that the Montreal Canadiens dominated the league’s first 100 seasons.
An effort in Virginia to revive the shuttered Colonial Downs horseracing track near Richmond has resulted in proposed legislation to allow “historical horseracing” clearing the Virginia House Appropriations Committee by a 21-1 vote on Friday.