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McClelland and Negreanu inducted into Poker Hall of Fame October 28, 2014 by GT Staff

The 2014 Poker Hall of Fame Class will feature a first ballot inductee – Daniel Negreanu – and one who has spent four decades contributing to the game – Jack McClelland.

Main Street keno successes: Way choices and the buffet October 28, 2014 by Pesach Kremen

Crazy for Keno | I was lucky, no question about it. You can win at keno. It takes patience, playing the best tickets and rates, plus knowing how to lower the odds. This means to hit a solid 7 it is easier to hit it by hitting 7-of-8 than 7-of-7.

Poker qualifies as a sport! October 28, 2014 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | In many respects, I claim the game of poker is a sport, much as is the game of baseball, often regarded as our national pastime, or other well-known athletic competitions.

Target those timid poker players to cash in your success October 28, 2014 by George Epstein

Poker By George | Recently, we reported on our bluffing statistics since introducing the Esther Bluff. With over 70% success, our bluffs far exceed an estimated break-even of 40%. 


Poker dad has won enough money to get a house October 28, 2014 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Heartland Poker Tour, The Grand Havana Room, Red Rock hotel are all featured in this week's column.

3-card poker is worth revisiting October 28, 2014 by Elliot Frome

Winning Strategies | I came across something on Facebook this week about Three Card Poker. It asked, “What is your favorite strategy?” This is a question I think is better asked of Black Friday.

Closed Trump Plaza selling off its slot machines October 27, 2014 by Staff & Wire Reports

Trump Entertainment Resorts is asking a bankruptcy court in Delaware for permission to sell the last 353 of its slots to Patriot Gaming & Electronics, a New Jersey firm that sells new and used slot machines and parts.

$10k poker prize up for grabs at Green Valley Ranch October 21, 2014 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Ultimate Poker brings its popular live series back with Live Series 2, featuring online events that culminate in a $10,000 guaranteed tournament on Saturday, Nov. 1, at Green Valley Ranch.

G2E 2014 brought Australian blackjack to the table October 21, 2014 by Mark Mayer

Pokin' Around | One final bit of unfinished business from the recent Global Gaming Expo involves a blackjack table game called Lucky 13s.

Poker: Made hands happen less than 25% of the time October 21, 2014 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | Playing hold’em, there are two types of hands dealt: made hands and drawing hands. The majority of hands dealt are not playable.

When to use tainted outs in poker October 21, 2014 by George Epstein

Poker by George | Outs are unseen cards that would improve your hand to (hopefully) the winning hand. They come in two primary forms: (1) solid outs and (2) tainted outs.

The 6 spot progressive keno has nice possibilities October 21, 2014 by Pesach Kremen

Crazy for Keno | The 6-spot has always been a popular Vegas ticket as you can get a nice win for reasonable odds. Pays for a $1 6-of-6 generally range from $1,500 to $3,000.

Sequential Royal can give you triple pay October 21, 2014 by Elliot Frome

Winning Strategies | When you consider any five cards can appear in 240 unique sequences and they are willing to pay you 3x if you get either one of two of them, the offer is a bit less generous than it sounds. 

The D downtown an excellent shot for good wins in keno October 14, 2014 by Pesach Kremen

Crazy for Keno | Let’s talk about kings again as they are a powerful way to go for big wins without having to worry if you hit your numbers the “right” way or the “wrong” way. The Candyman rate at The D pays $17,500.

The Rampart celebrates anniversary in style October 14, 2014 by Mark Mayer

Pokin' Around | It has been 15 years now for the Rampart and while not all went smoothly at first, the area’s beauty and company desire overcame the obstacles.

Poker: Best way to play a big pair before the flop October 14, 2014 by Irene Edith

Heavenly Poker | Playing Texas Hold'em with a made hand;  it could win without further improvement. You raise preflop to reduce the size of the playing field, and are called by three opponents. Great, so far!

Misunderstanding math costs most gamblers cash October 14, 2014 by Elliot Frome

Winning Strategies | The most common math term for a game is the payback. This is the percent of the total wager a player can expect to have returned to him over time. Many people think this means the percent of their bankroll that will be returned. 

A quick upgrade to rule three of my Four Basic Poker Rules October 14, 2014 by George Epstein

Poker by George | It was many years ago when I first developed my Four Basic Rules for winning at poker. Time and experience often help us improve.

Talking Stick Casino proves to be a success October 14, 2014 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Our neighbor, Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, recently hosted its ninth annual Arizona State Ladies Poker Championship in the Arena Poker Room.

Brace yourselves - Game of Thrones is coming! October 08, 2014 by David Cash

Microgaming is a veritable veteran of online gaming software development - it has launched the first ever fully functional real money online casino in the mid-1990s, and has stayed in business ever since.