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April 25, 2016
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|April 25, 2016|
|A blackjack dealer never busts when he can stand on a soft 17. With that in mind, Grochowski breaks down the best practices when faced with these hands and explains why it's not always optimal to take a hit.
By Clare FitzgeraldCasino City's Clare Fitzgerald reviews the video training series about live poker tells created by Zachary Elwood, author of Reading Poker Tells and Verbal Poker Tells and consultant to big-name professional players.
|The owners of the D Las Vegas and Golden Gate properties in downtown Las Vegas say they'll build a third hotel-casino adjacent to the Las Vegas Club. (Las Vegas Review Journal)
A man who said he spent thousands of hours perfecting an elaborate system to win consistently at baccarat, blackjack, craps and roulette claims he is the one being taken for a ride. (Las Vegas Review Journal)
|J. Todd looks back at key events and changes that have occurred since online poker's Black Friday. Plus, he dives into the ominous news that the U.S. federal government has turned its attention to fantasy sports.
With an MGM venue set to open just over the Massachusetts border in two years, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun owners are seriously considering joining forces to build another casino in the Nutmeg State. (Boston Globe)
Southern California's renowned diner brand known for serving "the best pancakes in the country," opened its doors at the Suncoast Hotel & Casino in Nevada.
The $77,914,245 generated from table games last month eclipsed the previous high revenue month and was 11.7% higher than March of last year.
|With a group of Arkansas teens facing robbery charges following a soda prank at McDonald's, The Reel Life steps in and offers some advice.
|The event takes place at Resorts Casino Hotel on May 14 and will feature some of the biggest names in poker, including Team PokerStars Pro Jason Somerville and his legion of "Run It Up" fans.
Justin Young took home $654,161 by winning the $3,500 Championship event, while Chino Rheem pocketed $690,885 after capturing the $10,000 World Poker Tour Finale.
According to a PokerStars' survey, Daniel Negreanu is the person poker players would most like to eliminate from a tournament.
The Delaware casino's "Getaway Weekend" poker tournament takes place May 27-30 and also includes a Black Chip Bounty event.
|With last week's passing of the legendary musical icon, Boogie Nights at Tropicana Atlantic City Casino & Resort in Atlantic City will host "A Tribute to Prince" show this Saturday, April 30.
The Australian soft-rock duo takes the stage at The Orleans Showroom in Las Vegas for three performances, May 27-29.
In celebration of Mexican Independence Day weekend, the Latin superstar performs on Sept. 16 and 17 at The Colosseum in Las Vegas.
Did You Know?
More than $228 million was generated at six Pennsylvania racetracks in 2015 with 89.6% of the funds derived from slot machine revenue, according to a Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board report.
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Top 10 tips for a poker room newbie
- Do a self-review
- Play "exploitable" poker
- Are you willing to go broke?
- Mistakes may be costly
- Focus on betting patterns
- Pay attention to the action
- Never willingly show cards
- Protect your chips and cards
- Be aware of house rules
- Get a player's card