Ken Uston on Blackjack
by Ken Uston
A legendary figure at the '21' tables in Nevada and Atlantic City casinos, Ken Uston and his 'team' won more than $5,000,000. He had the distinction of being barred from a number of casinos and used facial disguises to get into action. This book divulges Uston's priceless playing secrets.
by Barry Meadow
A True Tale of Life, Death, and Splitting Tens in Winnemucca - When Barry Meadow decided to take two months off from his life to play blackjack in every Nevada casino, he had no idea what he would find. Leaving behind his business, his fiancee, and his son, he set out on the road with a suitcase, a tape recorder, and $8,000 on the journey of a lifetime. Every day would be an adventure. With no guarantees of anything except a long time away, a long way from home. He ran into cowboys and Indians, suffered the Stardust curse, and learned more about the real world of gambling than anybody should have to know.
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Ultimate Blackjack Tour Lands at Venetian in Las Vegas
Monday, November 20, 2006
The game of Blackjack has been booming at land based casinos and online casinos worldwide. It's time to place your bets as the Ultimate Blackjack Tour heads to Las Vegas for the first time ever, in partnership with The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, who will be hosting the event.
Ken Einiger Wins UBT's St. Kitts Classic
Friday, November 10, 2006
Proving that skill and experience are valuable assets in the Ultimate Blackjack Tour (UBT), World Champ Ken Einiger took down a field of pros and novices alike at the St. Kitts Classic Friday to add another notch to his highly-decorated blackjack belt.
ALL IN Magazine to Feature Blackjack Content
With poker's unprecedented success and blackjack right behind it as the next social, recreational and professional phenomenon, Kasey Thompson, publisher of ALL IN Magazine, has uniquely married his new Blackjack publication with the successful ALL IN Magazine
Free Blackjack Tournaments Continue at Aces.com
Thursday, September 21, 2006
t's been one free tournament after another at Aces.com this month, and their popular Free Blackjack Tournaments continue this Sunday. The action begins at 12:01 midnight with tournament play all day Sunday. The players with the highest chip counts by Sunday midnight win cash bonus prizes.
Ultimate Blackjack Tour Sues Game Show Network
Wednesday, August 09, 2006
Ultimate Blackjack Tour (UBT), an event and entertainment company whose show by the same name will debut on CBS this fall, has filed suit against The Game Show Network (GSN) alleging breach of implied contract, breach of confidence, unfair competition and unjust enrichment in conjunction with the GSN show, 'World Series of Blackjack.'
Microgaming Releases New Slots and Games
Microgaming has announced the launch of four hot new online casino games; Spanish 21 Multihand Blackjack, Supe it up Video Slot, Gold Series Volume 1 Table Games and Bars n Stripes Video Slot, available to players who visit Microgaming casinos. Here are the details of these new slots and games.
Casino-on-Net Launches $888,888 Tournament Promotion
From July 14-16, Casino-On-Net will hold a three-day marathon of Blackjack, Roulette, Video Slot and Poker Tournaments. Each tournament has a $222,222 total prize pool with a $200,000 first prize for each event.
Pure 21 Blackjack New Game in Southern California
The Normandie Casino has introduced Pure 21 Blackjack, which is played without jokers or wild cards. Other innovative games recently offered at the Normandie Casino are; Baccarat, Card Craps, Caribbean Stud and Three Card Poker which pays up to 200 to 1.
Expert Insight Releases 'Beating Blackjack with Andy Bloch'
With the release of 'Beating Blackjack with Andy Bloch,' the new DVD from Expert Insight, Bloch, a former manager of the team and a poker celebrity in his own right, teaches the main strategies and tactics used by the M.I.T. blackjack team.
Absolute Poker Adds Blackjack to the Table
Absolute Poker has announced that it is expanding its line-up of online games to include Blackjack. To highlight the new game, Absolute Poker will be extending its 200% first-time bonus deposit (up to $200) to new blackjack players on their first purchase. Players can also go up against the Blackjack dealer for their chance to win up to $5,000 with Absolute Poker's '7 Madness' option.
PartyPoker's Million V Tournament Set to Launch
PartyPoker Million V is a multi-tournament event aboard a cruise ship in the Caribbean. Who could resist? This year's events include the world's largest 'limit' Texas Hold'em Tournament, a $250,000 Blackjack Tournament and a $50,000 slot tournament.
Taping of World Series of Blackjack Begins
Casting agency Goldman & Associates is currently looking for paid audience members to attend the taping of the 'World Series of Blackjack' television show. The blackjack show will be taped at the Las Vegas Hilton and will be aired in April on GSN, the network for games.