Poker players who went to jail
Categories: live poker, online poker, video 27 Jul 2020 572

Poker players who went to jail

The poker world is filled with personalities and individuals with varying moral values. In this poker video we look at prominent poker players who have gone to prison for mistakes they made in their poker career. Some of the players include, among others, Mike Matusow, Shawn Sheikhan, Stu Ungar, David...

The sons of a Florida casino cruise tycoon are engaged in a legal battle over their father's estate
Categories: crime, offline casinos 29 Oct 2021 567
Reading time: 3 min, 552 words

The sons of a Florida casino cruise tycoon are engaged in a legal battle over their father's estate

The sons of late Florida casino cruise founder Gus Boulis are fighting for their inheritance in court. Boulis was assassinated by the Mafia two decades ago. Aristotle and Alexander Hren-Boulis are challenging their father's cousin Spiro Naos, who was given custody of their trust finances before his death. The brothers accuse the...

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme
Categories: cheating, lottery 29 Aug 2020 566
Reading time: 4 min, 807 words

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme

If you strike a multi-million - dollar jackpot playing the lottery, you are likely to want to consult an attorney. Don't just turn towards Jason Kurland. He is accused of stealing $70 million from one major winner, known as the "Lottery Lawyer". That goes back to an October 2018 record $1.537...

Netent progressive jackpot slots
Categories: jackpots, online casinos, slots 24 Jan 2022 551
Reading time: 13 min, 2507 words

Netent progressive jackpot slots

NetEnt is regarded as one of the industry's leading developers of online gaming software, with a solid reputation among both gamers and casino operators. NetEnt's games are well respected by casino enthusiasts all around the world for their exceptional quality in terms of animations, graphics, interface, and gameplay. In this article...

Frank Cullotta (Frank Marino) on famous "Casino" scenes
Categories: crime, interviews, video 24 May 2021 547

Frank Cullotta (Frank Marino) on famous "Casino" scenes

Frank Cullotta was an American mobster who lived from december 14, 1938 to august 20, 2020. With friend and mobster Tony Spilotro(Nicky Santoro), he operated for the Chicago Outfit and was a member of the Hole in the Wall Gang robbery ring in Las Vegas. After his arrest in 1982, he...

Jean-Robert Bellande interview
Categories: interviews, live poker, online poker, video 4 Sep 2020 544

Jean-Robert Bellande interview

Jean-Robert Bellande is among the high stakes poker community's most beloved participants. Bellande's fame exploded as a contestant on Survivor's fifteenth season: Survivor China. He talks here about playing the highest stakes without a bankroll, his history and life purpose. See more: The legends of online high stakes poker: David Benefield

The Million Dollar Deal
Categories: documentary, live poker, video 5 Sep 2020 544

The Million Dollar Deal

A World Series Of Poker documentary. Featuring Andrew Black, Donnacha O'Dea, Mike Magee, "Nuts" Martyn Wilson, Mark Napolitano, Amarillo Slim, Scotty Nguyen, Ulliott & Matt Damon, Dave "Devilfish" Compiled by John Hurt.

High Rollers - High Risk?
Categories: documentary, offline casinos, video 9 Aug 2020 539

High Rollers - High Risk?

Linton Besser explores Australia's campaign to lure overseas gamblers, and the consequences of that policy. Building casinos may be a lucrative business. The industry here is estimated to be producing about five billion dollars a year. Most of that money comes from average Australians, but businesses that operate casinos are...

Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu heads-up challenge
Categories: bets, live poker, online poker 3 Nov 2020 524
Reading time: 3 min, 640 words

Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu heads-up challenge

Doug Polk and Daniel Negreanu are days out from one of the longest-standing poker feuds, and viewers will get to see the first part of the game live from the PokerGo Studio on Nov. 4. The majority of the No-Limit Hold'em heads-up challenge will take place online at WSOP.com, but the...

The deadly world of philippines' offshore gambling syndicates
Categories: crime, documentary, online casinos, video 27 Nov 2021 508

The deadly world of philippines' offshore gambling syndicates

In the Philippines, we investigate the inner workings of human trafficking syndicates that trick Chinese nationals into illegally entering the country to work in online gambling businesses. Runaways are apprehended, beaten, and ransomed for large sums of money. The Philippines Senate investigates these internet gambling organizations' illicit activities and finds a...

New online gambling trends for 2022
Categories: online casinos, other 16 Jun 2022 496
Reading time: 6 min, 1230 words

New online gambling trends for 2022

The world of online casinos has risen substantially in recent years, owing mostly to the pandemic, which has driven many gamblers to seek out new ways to play their favorite games. Technology has also played a crucial role in the spread of online gambling trends. As we approach 2022, more breakthroughs...

Can casinos change RTP?
Categories: online casinos, slots 24 Jul 2021 494
Reading time: 6 min, 1193 words

Can casinos change RTP?

When it comes to online casinos, one of the most important factors for players to consider is the RTP, or "Return to Player." This metric gives players an idea of how much money they can expect to win or lose over time, and it's a critical component of ensuring fairness...

Strategy for Infinite Blackjack | How to play and win
Categories: blackjack, online casinos, strategy 26 Oct 2022 486
Reading time: 6 min, 1208 words

Strategy for Infinite Blackjack | How to play and win

Blackjack players often wonder how to beat a casino. You probably know that the casino always wins in the long run, but some strategies still allow you to minimize its advantage. Such strategies also exist for Infinite Blackjack. Most players have encountered a situation where the Live Blackjack table is crowded,...

Sports athletes who are also decent poker players
Categories: live poker, online poker 21 Oct 2020 478
Reading time: 3 min, 487 words

Sports athletes who are also decent poker players

Though Shane Warne may not be a widely known name in the United States, he is a legendary cricket player and is well known around in many countries. Since retirement from cricket, he has taken to poker and has enjoyed a decent amount of success, with over $152,000 in live earnings. This...

The best craps player in the world
Categories: offline casinos, other games 16 Oct 2022 476
Reading time: 10 min, 1954 words

The best craps player in the world

Baccarat, poker, and sports betting all have skill elements that differentiate good players from bad ones. The game of craps is seen as a game of chance and probability. Identifying the world's best craps player is dependent on whether or not you believe in the advantage play strategy known as controlled...