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September 16, 2013
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|September 16, 2013|
|Frank Scoblete confirms one player's skepticism of a risky betting strategy. Scoblete notes that you will hit a losing streak, and you'll lose big when you do.
By Howard StutzIncreased convention and meeting business at the adjacent Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino conference center means MGM needs the rooms at The Hotel, which has delayed the property's transformation.
|The site will become the second regulated real-money online poker site in the state, after Ultimate Poker launched in April.
The gang discusses the rumor that former U.S. Full Tilt Poker employees -- including pros -- won't be paid their balances, the contentious "first card off the deck" rule, and whether casinos should issue markers to high rollers.
Big-name U.S. pros and former Full Tilt Poker affiliates won't be eligible to claim funds from their accounts through the Garden City Group's remission process, according to an e-mail message posted on Two Plus Two.
Every poker player with a Twitter account has voiced an opinion on the controversial new "First Card Off The Deck" rule.
|The state argued for the constitutionality of a Nevada law that requires gamblers to pay their debts when requested, or face civil and criminal penalties.
Union Gaming Group says taxing two large-scale resorts -- one each in Tokyo and Osaka -- could help finance the 2020 Summer Olympics.
Geoff Freeman noted that the limited supply of licenses can disrupt the type of collegiality found between competitors in other industries.
Solaire Resort & Casino ended its agreement with Global Gaming Asset Management, headed by former Sands president Bill Weidner.
A jury awarded $70 million to Richard Suen, who helped the company secure its profitable concession in Macau, but Sands is appealing the verdict.
The charges filed by the Washington State Gambling Commission were the result of a routine audit conducted in 2010.
The Strip casino, demolished in 2007, is now immortalized as a free-to-play social gaming site powered by bwin.party and Boyd Gaming.
|A feral pig in Western Australia stole 18 beers and proceeded to start a fight with a nearby cow.
|Johnny Avello, who runs the Wynn sportsbook, has a well-earned reputation for being willing to set the odds on anything, including events outside of sports.
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Top-10 lessons from studying my Full Tilt play
- Free money
- Rush Poker
- $.02/$.05 no-limit Hold'em
- $.10/$.20 limit Hold'em
- Tournaments not worth my time
- Limit Omaha Hi/Low
- Micro-stakes limit
- The first free $20