Heavenly Poker | To be profitable, like any other business, casinos need customers. The more players (customers), the more revenues a casino can expect.
Crazy for Keno | If you play the board game of Monopoly you will notice a major increase in rent received when you build a third house. This is often true in Keno as well. Take the Pop 80 rate where a 6-out-of-6 pays $2,000.
Phil Ivey is considered to be the best poker player in the world, but in baccarat he is in hot water. An Atlantic City casino is suing a big-time gambler, claiming he won $9.6 million in a card-cheating scheme in baccarat.
A Borgata Casino poker tournament cheating scandal has led to new security measures, including chips that are more intricate, have more colors and include an authentication element that can be checked under ultraviolet light.
Crazy for Keno | The Las Vegas Club in downtown Las Vegas has a video keno progressive that, as of this writing, is $96,000-plus. There are just two machines and four nickels are required to be eligible for the progressive jackpot.
Poker Deals | Grammy-nominated pop rock band OneRepublic will headline the 16th annual Tiger Jam at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The two-day charity event hosted by Tiger Woods combines world-class golf, high-stakes poker.
Beyond the Numbers | I have gained some insights along the way that might help anyone considering becoming a professional poker player. Like any endeavor in life it is necessary to be fully aware before making such a life-changing decision.
Pokin' Around | “We have a unique history of roulette in the casino so Riverboat Roulette was a perfect fit for us,” said Mark Brandenburg, president and co-owner of Golden Gate Hotel & Casino.
Poker by George | When you make the best decision, you are successful in your endeavor – win or lose the pot. Yes, losing a hand can also represent success – by losing less than would otherwise be the case.
Heavenly Poker | “Exercise your brain with acrostics, reading, debating – anything to keep the mind alive.” Examples of acrostics are word puzzles. All these activities serve to challenge the mind. Butler should have mentioned playing poker.
Winning Strategies | I doubt any game in the casino is mocked the way Casino War is. We chuckle about people wagering money on a game we play with our kids. But, Casino War is actually one of the top 20 games in terms of revenue.
The tenth season of the WSOP Circuit will wrap up under the bright lights of the ESPN cameras with the WSOP National Championship from May 22-24, 2014 in Atlantic City at the brand new WSOP-branded Bally’s Atlantic City poker room.
Crazy for Keno | While keno is a random game, to say no skill is involved is simply not true. While there is no skill required in number selection there is skill in knowing how to figure and use house percentage to your benefit.
Poker Deals | The Orleans Casino poker room has announced their April promotions. Players can earn virtual drawing entries for Triple Draw Cash Drawings for every hour of “live” Texas hold’em play this month.
Heavenly Poker | Recently, we discussed several of “The 13 Reasons for Raising,” developed by George “The Engineer” Epstein with his Claude Pepper Seniors Poker Group. Here are several more of his less well-known reasons for raising.
Winning Strategies | Have you ever been dealt a hand that contains three of one suit and two of another and wondered why you don’t get paid for this type of Full House? Imagine if video poker paid for this type of hand.
Sweden is now being recognised for its change of heart towards online gambling and casino based games. Due to this shift, many UK and US companies have started to enjoy a profitable experience. One such company is UK gaming giants, Gala.
Crazy for Keno | We all like diversity (unless you are at the extreme right politically) and in Keno the opportunity is there. You can play different rates and specials on one ticket if you desire. Thus, let’s have some fun.
This is the reason pros love mixed games so much. They are always looking for weaker opponents who haven’t mastered some of the games to create an edge for themselves. Without the ability to do this, there is no reason to sit at the table. This is the cardinal rule of poker. You must master at least four different games to play at a world-class level.
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