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Top Must Read Poker Books

If you are dreaming about becoming a professional poker player, then the first step is not just to head out to some casinos in North Dakota and see whether you can beat the locals. Physical practice is always a good thing and might give you the better chances of doing well once you have a lot of experience and your belt, but it is very important that you know what you are doing before you start to play for real cash because otherwise you could stand to lose quite a bit. You can read up on some of the top most useful poker books before you start if you really want to know what you are doing.

Caro’s Book of Poker Tells by Mike Caro clocks in at 320 pages, and was published in the 1980s to start off the poker book craze. He is a friend and business associate of Doyle Brunson, and he brought the super system into the spotlight more than two decades ago, all of which should tell you that he knows a thing or two about poker. This book tells you about the instinctive and subconscious psychology of tells, letting you know how to pick up on the signals and how to do the opposite of what your opponents think you will do. This will really help you to do well in a land-based poker games. Then there is the Book of Bluffs by Matt Lessinger, which is 256 pages long and tells you about Bluffs that can be used to win just about any game. The author is a professional poker player and columnist who knows all that there is to know about getting your opponents fold no matter how strong his hand is. This book will teach you about the artistry and timing of bluffing. Next up you could try Harrington on Hold ‘em, which comes in volumes I, II, and III, at a total of more than 300 pages each. Written by Dan Harrington and Bill Robertie, it is one strategy guide broken down into three parts.

Volume one is called strategic play and centres on how to survive the early and middle stages in no limit Texas hold ‘em tournaments. Volume 2 is endgame, and is all about the way to optimise your betting patterns and vary your style to react the right way when it counts the most. Volume 3 is the workbook, and allows you to put into practice the strategies and techniques which were taught in the previous two volumes, taking real poker professionals from the business and getting into them minds to see how they think. You might also try the Theory of Poker by David Slansky, which is 300 pages long and offers theories and concepts on almost every variation of poker – including five card hi, seven card Stud, lowball draw, Texas hold ‘em, and razz. Finally you might read the e-book Sit*N*Go* Pro by Bryan Micon, which is 200 pages long and accompanied by a DVD.

McCrory Discussed Casino Idea

There has been an alarming set of U-turns for the governor of North Carolina, Pat McCrory, in terms of the discussion surrounding the idea of a South Carolina Indian tribe building new casinos in North Carolina. He denies ever having anything to do with the project at all – but now it emerges that his administration spend months discussing the idea, with his aides briefing the governor twice and communicating regularly with attorneys who represented the tribe. This confusing turnaround comes after the governor’s office downplayed the idea is a local initiative after news of the plan surfaced, suggesting that he did not wish to make his support of it public. (more…)

New York Casinos Process

Governor Andrew Cuomo delivered his State of the State address last week, in which he provided a timeline for the selection of the new destination resort casinos in New York. The venues will be situated upstate, after passage of a constitutional amendment in November, which will allow the construction of up to 4 casinos in the capital region, Catskills and Hudson Valley region, and the Eastern Southern Tier. At least one casino will be built in each of the three regions, and there is a possibility of a fourth casino being added to one of them as well if the correct proposals are made. (more…)

Penn National Gaming Adds Cruises

Penn National Gaming have recently made a very exciting announcement, which is sure to thrill fans of the brand: they will be offering the chance for players to earn points at their casinos in New Mexico, and in the rest of the US, which can gain them complimentary or discounted cruises with the Carnival Cruise Lines group. This partnership between one of North America’s largest casino operators and the world’s most popular cruise line is a strategic alliance which will offer an array of benefits to customers from both brands. People who are members of the players club at eighteen of the Penn National casinos in the US will be able to benefit directly with plenty of cruise options. (more…)

New Mobile Gaming Apps

A New Jersey gambling venue has launched two mobile gambling apps for iOS devices, seeking to capitalise on the recently location of online casino gambling within the state by making it available to a larger range of people. The Borgata Casino Hotel and Spa has released two different free mobile gaming applications which will compromise its online gambling platform, one of the only online casinos in New Jersey to have gone live so far. The apps were both developed by bwin.partner, and will allow gamblers in New Jersey to get access to mobile gambling through their iPhones on both the BorgataCasino and BorgataPoker sites. (more…)

Nevada’s Casinos Suffer Losses

Nevada’s casinos suffered a combined net loss of $1.35 billion in 2013, which marks the fifth year of losses for them since the onset of the recession. The annual Gaming Abstract was released by the state Gaming Control Board, and only looks at the total revenues of casinos in Nevada which grossed more than $1 million in gambling revenue. The total revenues of $23 billion in 2013 were up slightly from the figure from 2012, but unfortunately so with the total figures of the losses. This is not good news for the casinos in Las Vegas in particular, who make up the majority of the venues which are included in the report. (more…)

Casino Site Sale Goes Ahead

A recent deal which saw the sale of a parcel of land near a mall on forty-first Street just east of Louise Avenue in Sioux Falls might just be one of the most expensive per square foot ever seen in the city. The sale could be potential available to an investor who wishes that there were more casinos in Nebraska, as the land is where the Parliament Casino used to stand, and it went ahead for $950,000. The property motors 25,500 ft.², which makes the deal come out at a price of $37.25 per square foot. This is an impressive price for the city, and one that speaks to development in the future that is expected to create a good return. (more…)

Sun Palace Casino Promotions

The Sun Palace online casino is already very well established and has been operating for quite some time indeed, but now they are offering an even bigger reason to stay away from casinos in Missouri and sit at home if you wish to really enjoy some casino gambling of the highest quality. With players from all around the world taking part in their games, they have recently added a whole new range of daily bonus offers so that it is more rewarding than ever to play at the site. With high-quality games and plenty of opportunities to really win big, this makes it one of the most competitive online casino sites out there. (more…)

South Mississippi Coast Improvements

A very interesting thing is happening in the casino industry at the moment, as all twelve of the casinos in Mississippi are carrying out improvements and adding new features throughout 2014. We are offering a roundup of some of the notable improvements which are being done here, so that you can take the chance to visit your favourite casinos at the right time to enjoy their new additions and to discover perhaps a venue which you had never been to before and which now offers something much more exciting than you would have expected. (more…)

South Mississippi Coast Improvements

A very interesting thing is happening in the casino industry at the moment, as all twelve of the casinos in Mississippi are carrying out improvements and adding new features throughout 2014. We are offering a roundup of some of the notable improvements which are being done here, so that you can take the chance to visit your favourite casinos at the right time to enjoy their new additions and to discover perhaps a venue which you had never been to before and which now offers something much more exciting than you would have expected. (more…)

  • Top 5 USA Gambling Cities

  • 1
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 2
    Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 3
    Reno, Nevada
  • 4
    New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 5
    Biloxi, Mississippi

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