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arrowJerry Stickman: Low pairs vs. inside straights

Low pairs vs. inside straights
Stickman is given a few specific video poker hands to dive into and he gives players his advice on whether to hold a low pair or take a chance and go for the straight.  read more

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Legends Bay Casino approved by Nevada Commission

Legends Bay Casino Resort announced it has received final approval from the Nevada Gaming Commission and will become the first new casino built in Northern Nevada from the ground up in more than 20 years when it opens later this summer.  read more
Legends Bay Casino approved by Nevada Commission



World Series of Poker Week 4 in review

With less than two weeks until the Main Event, the excitement of this year's WSOP is reaching a fever pitch, including the first player to win two bracelets in this year's WSOP.  read more

2022 WSOP Hall of Fame Finalists announced

The 10 nominees will be considered by 32 living members who will allocate a ballot of 10 total points to determine the 2022 Hall-of-Famer.  read more

Alex Foxen claims Super High Roller event

Foxen began as the chip leader, and it took him just five hours to go wire-to-wire on his way to his first gold bracelet, and the $4,563,700 top prize, a new career-high.  read more

Menikos Panagiotou makes triumphant return to poker

The Cyprus native hadn't played much poker in the last few years. Now, he's the first bracelet winner from his home country, prevailing over 695 players in the $1,500 Eight Game Mix 6-Handed event to win $180,783.  read more

Fabian Brandes victorious in 6-Handed PLO event

The German, who now resides in Vienna, Austria, outlasted 719 players who generated a prize pool of $1,919,730. Brandes defeated Day 2 and Day 3 chip leader Leonid Yanovski to take home $371,358.  read more

Kolev takes home Millionaire Maker event

Bulgarian Yuliyan Kolev won his second bracelet as he was the last player standing in the $1,500 Millionaire Maker No-Limit Hold'em event to win $1,125,141.  read more



Blackstone acquires Crown Resorts

After securing regulatory approvals, the transaction involves three casino properties in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, and marks Blackstone’s largest investment in the Asia Pacific region.  read more

Super Bingo at Plaza Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas

The Downtown Las Vegas casino will hold its $160,000 Super Bingo tournament, 31 July through 2 August, and is offering a 50% discount to Nevada residents on their event registration.  read more



Face Up Pai Gow win on Las Vegas Strip

A lucky Las Vegas visitor won $111,962 while playing Face Up Pai Gow at Bally's in Las Vegas on the morning of 25 June.  read more

Harrah's Las Vegas awards Three Card Poker jackpot

A Caesars Rewards member from California hit a jackpot Sunday, 19 June on Three Card Poker at Harrah's Las Vegas Casino & Hotel for $258,517.  read more



$1.6 million win at 4 Bears Casino

The player who was at the North Dakota casino was playing the Dancing Drums explosion machine when the $1.6 million jackpot was hit.  read more

$332,596 payday at Seminole Classic Casino

A lucky guest won more than $330,000 Tuesday, 21 June at Seminole Classic Casino in Florida playing the Ainsworth Snake Oriental Fortune slot machine.  read more



TWiG: US sports betting updates

The most recent video discusses sports betting and online casino news from Massachusetts, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.  read more



Summer season packed with entertainment

While the excitement certainly doesn’t end after Labor Day, here is a sampling of this summer’s most sensational and sizzling entertainment in Las Vegas.  read more



Tickets for Mat Franco at The LINQ in Las Vegas

Tickets for performances of his award-winning Las Vegas show, Mat Franco - Magic Reinvented Nightly at The LINQ Hotel + Experience, from 1 November 2022 through 7 January 2023, went on sale last week.  read more

Resorts World Las Vegas set to host Cypress Hill

The legendary hip-hop group Cypress Hill will join the Summer Nights Concert Series lineup at Resorts World Las Vegas on 5 August.  read more

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