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2 for Poker learned quickly: 200 Poker Tells, The Middle Zone July 31, 2012 by T. Dana Smith

Book Reviews |  The Middle Zone teaches you a reliable strategy for playing tricky poker hands and turning them into a hat trick of profit. Even better, you’ll learn how to avoid murky situations in Texas Hold’em.

Video Keno tips, strategies and tutorial March 05, 2012 by GT Staff

With electronic keno you can set your own pace, but you can expect to play up to 10 to 12 games per minute. And, of course, the more games you play, the more chances you have of winning.

Video Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Video poker is a casino game based on five-card draw poker. It is played on a computerized console similar in size to a slot machine. 

Three Card Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Three Card Poker combines the head-to-head excitement of blackjack, where player goes against the dealer, and Caribbean Stud, in which players are paid for attaining a minimum hand.

Pai Gow Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Pai Gow poker is an Americanized casino game version of Pai Gow (in that it is played with playing cards bearing poker hand values, instead of Pai Gow’s Chinese dominoes). 

Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Casinos that have poker rooms provide the tables and dealers, and charge the players an hourly fee or take a percentage of the pot; players actually gamble against each other. 

Let It Ride Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

In this variation of five-card stud poker, players don't compete against the casino dealer or each other. They try to get a good hand by combining three cards dealt to them with the dealer's two "hole" cards.

Caribbean Stud Poker Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Caribbean stud poker has become popular in casinos because of its progressive jackpot, which often reaches into six figures. It is based on five-card stud poker and played on a blackjack-style table.

Baccarat Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Baccarat is a card game played at casinos. There are three popular variants of the game: punto banco (or “North American baccarat”), baccarat chemin de fer, and baccarat banque (or “à deux tableaux”).

Blackjack Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Blackjack or "21" is the casino's most popular table games. The rules are simple to learn, and, if sound basic strategy is followed, the player can greatly reduce the casino's edge and possibly swing it in his favor.

Slot machine video casino game tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Slot machines have been around for more than 100 years, but today's high-tech video casino marvels bear little resemblance to their cast iron predecessors. They have evolved into sophisticated devices that are linked to million-dollar, progressive jackpots.

Craps Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Craps is a casino game played with dice in which the players make wagers on the outcome of the roll, or a series of rolls, of a pair of dice. Players may bet money against each other or a bank.

Horse racing betting and wagering tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Most sports books offer betting and wagering on horse racing - thoroughbreds, quarterhorses and trotters - that are transmitted via satellite to Las Vegas from major tracks around the country. 

Professional and collegiate sports betting tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Professional and collegiate sports betting and wagering requires more skill than luck. To compensate, sports books do everything possible to tilt the percentages in their favor. Find out what you need to know to beat the books. 

Live Keno Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Keno has one of the highest house percentages against the player yet the game remains popular. The reason is it's an inexpensive way to gamble and there's a possibility of hitting a lottery-like jackpot. Find out more.

Roulette Casino Game Tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Roulette is a casino game where gamblers may choose to place bets on either a single number or a range of numbers, the colors red or black, or whether the number is odd or even.

Bingo casino game tutorial March 04, 2012 by GT Staff

Bingo is a game of chance played with randomly drawn numbers which players match against numbers that have been pre-printed on 5x5 matrices. Many versions conclude the game when the first person achieves a specified pattern from the drawn numbers.

Casino Insider August 29, 2011 by Ray Poirier

Read the latest casino industry news bites about International Game Technology (IGT), Cantor Gaming, Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. (ISLE), and so much more.

A winning strategy for Deuces Wild video poker March 04, 2010 by

Deuces Wild gives players one of the best chances to win. Find out what's the best strategy for playing the video poker game.

Roulette strategy made simple March 04, 2010 by GT Staff

Roulette can be as simple as pie, if you bet it the right way. Here's one option that can help you play for longer.

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Full House Resorts Inc., the casino and hotel operator, said Wednesday that it is putting itself up for sale. The company, based in Las Vegas, evaluated strategic alternatives and decided that a sale was the best move. It is working on finding a buyer.

The four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers to stop New Jersey’s plan to allow legal sports betting beginning this weekend, when gamblers could become the first in the nation outside Nevada to wager on single games.

The Florida State Seminoles dropped from 5/1 to win this season’s college football championship to 7/1 Monday morning at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Despite a 31-27 come-from-behind victory over the fifth-ranked Notre Dame.

GamingToday's Bookies Battle the Point Spreads Week 8 | Las Vegas' top casino bookmakers pick the point spread winner of every NFL game. The Bookies Battle will be featured weekly throughout the 17-week pro football season.

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

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