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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.

Propositions are craps' longshots March 04, 2010 by GT Staff

by Dale S. Yeazel, Special to GT | Prop (proposition) bets fall into one of two categories: hardway bets and one-roll bets. There are four hardway bets a player can make: hard four, hard six, hard eight and hard ten.

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​Penn National’s Plainridge Park Casino appears ready for its June 24 opening, but Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said he will not be in the crowd looking for a chance to play a slot on the first day of legal gaming in the state.

It is a guarantee (outside of a draw, yikes) Saturday at MGM Grand that the UFC crowns a new champion. Either Anthony “Rumble” Johnson or Daniel Cormier will wear the title stripped from former Pound for Pound No.1 Jon Jones.

Proposed restrictions concerning the use of government credit cards in casinos represent another  “misperception of the casino industry,” according to the American Gaming Association.

​The city of Boston has amended its complaint that challenges the decision of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to award a casino license to Wynn Resorts.

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