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March 21, 2016

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March 21, 2016

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arrowAl Krigman: Blackjack splits for the faint of heart

Blackjack splits for the faint of heart
It's easy to split a pair of nines against the dealer's six in blackjack, but Krigman lays out why totals that start weak and improve by getting "less bad" can lead to a timid player leaving value on the table.  read more

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48 hours of March Madness, Las Vegas style

Casino City's Gary Trask details his "bucket list" trip to Las Vegas last week when he spent two full days in the middle of the "madness" annually triggered by the first two days of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.  read more
48 hours of March Madness, Las Vegas style



PokerStars goes live in New Jersey

Players can create a new account using the log-in details from their previously held account, and are eligible to receive their last held VIP status, Play Money Chips and StarsCoin.  read more

2016 Super High Roller Bowl sold out

The $300,000 buy-in event at Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas has reached its 49-player cap, three months in advance of the event.  read more

Poker Central to broadcast 'Live at the Bike!'

The show will give viewers an exclusive, live peek into some of the most exciting cash games played at The Bicycle Hotel & Casino in California.  read more

Dover Downs hosting April Getaway Weekend

A "Black Chip Bounty" event and a tournament with a $30,000 guaranteed prize pool highlight the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Poker Room's latest Getaway Weekend, April 29-May 1.  read more



DFS sites shut down real-money play in New York

DraftKings and FanDuel reached an agreement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to halt real-money contests until their appeal regarding the legality of DFS is heard. (via  read more



Skill-based gambling coming to New Jersey?

GameCo has applied for a New Jersey gaming license following the state's regulation of skill-based casino games.  read more

Buster Douglas to host meet-and-greet

The former undisputed world heavyweight champion will meet fans, sign autographs and take pictures from 6-7 p.m. on March 25 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.  read more

Pala Casino hosting Panda-Money-Um $130,000 Giveaway

Thirty winners will share $101,000 starting at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 27, in the Grand Prize drawing.  read more

Ortiz Gaming announces mega launch for fall 2016

Ortiz will launch new game content and additional surprises at the Global Gaming Expo in September.  read more

Sam's Town Casino Shreveport offering new player promos

There will be several great ways to win big in April, including the Spring Spending Spectacular, 100 Win 100 and 10x Bonus Point Multiplier.  read more



The Reel Life: Expensive mistakes edition

Before going on a spending spree after winning a lottery jackpot, you should probably make sure you've actually won a lottery jackpot.  read more



LVCVA introduces virtual reality experience

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority launched a Virtual Reality Companion app that helps transport trade show delegates and would-be visitors alike to popular attractions in Sin City.  read more



Kool & the Gang to perform at The Orleans Arena

The "Keepin' the Funk Alive" tour will see Kool & the Gang accompanied by Morris Day & the Time, Bootsy Collins and Doug E. Fresh in Las Vegas on Aug. 27.  read more

Kenny Rogers moves Tulsa show to July 14

The orginially scheduled April 7 show at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa will now take place this summer.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Gross revenue from table games in Pennsylvania casinos during February was 6.7% higher than last year, according to figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, led by Valley Forge Casino Resort, which saw a 31% increase.
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