Gambling With an Edge podcast

Gambling With an Edge

Bob Dancer & Richard Munchkin

Learn to Gamble With an Edge from authors, and professional gamblers Bob Dancer and Richard Munchkin. We aim to make you a better gambler tomorrow than you were yesterday.

112 Episódios

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    Gambling With an Edge - guest Buddy Frank and G2E 2021

    1:00:17

    Bob and I get a return visit from long time slot director Buddy Frank, and this was taped immediately after the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) show, the biggest casino industry trade show of the year. We spend a lot of time talking about the new things we saw.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter, or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of Buddy Frank, long time slot director and casino executive [00:36] Player identification and video poker player skill tracking products at G2E [14:08] Resorts World's cashless system, credit cards [24:25] Interesting AP games at G2E, slots, keno [31:45] Auto-hold on video poker [35:24] Ultimate X Gold [39:18] http://VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [39:38] http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [40:08] South Point Casino October Promotions - $500k+ Monster Money casino-wide progressives [41:11] South Point operations, comments on the locals market in Las Vegas, Circa [47:12] Strategy for a player who has been banned, but not trespassed [51:01] Aristocrat party at Allegiant Stadium [53:15] Recommended: Sooley by John Grisham, CSI Las Vegas, Aruze claw game and craps game Sponsored Links: http://SouthPointCasino.com http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com http://VideoPoker.com/gwae Sites Referenced: http://Wizardofodds.com/games/video-poker/tables/ultimate-x-gold/ Recommended: Sooley by John Grisham https://amzn.to/2YU8EbL Cbs.com/shows/csi-vegas/  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Mail Bag 10/7/2021

    50:01

    No guest this week as we once again dip into the mail bag.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction [00:40] Biggest gambling regrets [03:57] How can dealers gain AP knowledge? [06:44] Variance on multi-line video poker [10:20] Fixed-odds horse racing [11:49] Bob's problems with betting in Arizona [22:29] How do APs network? [25:45] Advantages and disadvantages of playing on casino credit [30:39] South Point Casino October Promotions - $500k+ Monster Money casino-wide progressives [31:54] http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [32:35] http://VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [34:15] Who should a player contact about re-entering a property after being thrown out? [37:20] Slot YouTubers [39:28] Vulturing Ultimate X [40:46] New GWAE intro [42:40] Recommended - Goliath on Amazon Prime, The Devil May Dance by Jake Tapper, Ross Thomas novels, The Hustler, The Color of Money, Jake Jacobs review of The Card Counter Sponsored Links: http://SouthPointCasino.com http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com http://VideoPoker.com/gwae Episodes Referenced: http://Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/podcast-wilma0-part-2 Recommended: http://Amazon.com/Goliath-Season-1/dp/B0875NY2V2 The Devil May Dance by Jake Tapper https://amzn.to/3AmrHs7 Ross Thomas novels https://amzn.to/306VNn1 The Hustler https://amzn.to/2WPNJFQ The Color of Money https://amzn.to/3lmk2Wy The Card Counter movie review. http://Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/the-card-counter-review Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Mail Bag 9/30/2021

    1:01:50

    No guest this week as we once again dip into the mail bag.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction [00:32] Video poker progressive with a must-hit-by amount [02:08] Hole carding practice [05:26] Civilian criticism of hitting A7 vs 10 while counting [09:03] How easily can a video poker pay table be changed? [15:13] Playing Spanish 21 unrated [17:47] How to approach a vulnerable table? [20:38] Handling variance on 9/6 Triple Double Bonus [24:14] Game selection in video poker and table games [25:50] Running bad on video poker [30:10] Phone apps and device law [34:51] Long hotel comp stays [36:26] Why doesn't Bob Dancer have a Youtube channel? [38:29] Bet spread vs min to max [41:51] http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [42:31] South Point Casino September Promotions - $500k Monster Money casino-wide progressives [43:35] http://VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [44:23] Playing in retirement and the comp game [47:10] Why do dealers hate match play coupon players? [51:08] Do people recognize Richard's voice? [55:18] Tipping after W2G bar tops [58:12] Recommended - Sex Education on Netflix, The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz  Sponsored Links: http://SouthPointCasino.com http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com http://VideoPoker.com/gwae Books Referenced: Beyond Counting by James Grosjean - (out of print) Modern Blackjack by Norm Wattenbarger - https://amzn.to/3m9xBrn Recommended: Sex Education http://Netflix.com/title/80197526 The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz https://amzn.to/3ii0GQl   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Captain Jack Andrews and Rufus Peabody part 2

    57:07

    Our guests this week are professional sports bettors, Captain Jack Andrews, and Rufus Peabody. This is part 2 of our discussion on their new site http://unabated.com. This is a site with tools to help sports bettors trying to get an edge. No touts, no affiliate ads, just good information and tools for players trying to find an edge.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of Captain Jack Andrews and Rufus Peabody from Unabated.com [00:53] Rufus' experience with advantage players from Appalachian State, as described on a recent Risk of Ruin podcast [06:29] Rufus' Cantor Gaming interview [08:15] How should players attack new markets? [14:47] Does Arizona have any independent sportsbooks? [16:31] Sports betting in California [21:35] How is NFL betting different in 2021? [23:09] How does a quarterback's vaccination status affect bets and futures? [27:08] Has Unabated received any blowback from bettors who resent others releasing information? [29:47] Have people used Madden to simulate NFL games? [31:32] How can casual sports bettors use http://Unabated.com's tools to get EV? [37:39] South Point Casino September Promotions - City Lights Shine giveaway, Hot Seat promotions, South Point 400 tickets [38:25] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [38:57] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [40:44] Unabated.com's target audience [43:39] Will Captain Jack's Youtube content remain on Youtube? [44:58] Definition of Unabated [48:53] The data science behind Unabated [50:06] When will Las Vegas improve mobile sports betting? [52:07] Is William Hill taking action now? [54:27] Recommended: Our Town on Kanopy, Sidedoor podcast Sponsored Links: http://SouthPointCasino.com http://BlackjackApprenticeship.com http://VideoPoker.com/gwae Books Referenced: Sharper: A Guide to Modern Sports Betting by True Pokerjoe https://amzn.to/2XXjCN8 Recommended: http://Kanopy.com/product/our-town http://Si.edu/sidedoor Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Captain Jack Andrews and Rufus Peabody

    58:13

    Our guests this week are professional sports bettors, Captain Jack Andrews, and Rufus Peabody. They are on to discuss their new site unabated.com. This is a site with tools to help sports bettors trying to get an edge. No touts, no affiliate ads, just good information and tools for players trying to find an edge. We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of Captain Jack Andrews and Rufus Peabody from Unabated.com [00:54] Unabated.com [05:07] NFL simulator [09:42] How is the NFL simulator updated? [10:53] How much does one bad game affect season totals? [13:15] Will derivative markets eventually be automated? [16:18] How much does Unabated cost? [20:02] Written and video educational content [23:10] What other roles exist Unabated? [26:55] Upcoming features [31:20] South Point Casino September Promotions - City Lights Shine giveaway, Hot Seat promotions, South Point 400 tickets [32:03] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [32:36] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [33:58] Super Bowl prop arbitrage [40;34] Calculating place and show prices [42:20] Will Unabated be adding golf tools? [44:26] Are Captain Jack and Rufus still betting? [46:18] Betting exchanges in New Jersey [53:14] Recommended:  A Boy and His Dog, Icarus, Risk of Ruin podcast Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae Guest Links: Unabated.com Twitter.com/UnabatedSports Twitter.com/RufusPeabody Twitter.com/capjack2000 Recommended: A Boy and His Dog Icarus.film Podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/risk-of-ruin/id1527018692 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Mail Bag 9/6/2021

    58:43

    No guest this week as we once again dip into the mail bag.  We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction [00:36] Comments on commercials [02:27] Probability of royal flushes on 9/6 Jacks [03:56] Vetting of GWAE guests [07:25] New casino table games [09:43] Double Joker video poker [11:40] W2G jackpoint threshold [13:30] What's the best way to listen to GWAE? [14:44] RFID and TITO at Resorts World table games [16:15] Return on card counting [17:51] Will the Mirage poker room ever re-open [18:06] $1 to $3 Limit Hold/em in Vegas [19:04] Why do casinos allow Bob to play? [19:37] VideoPoker.com strategy corrections [21:26] Card counting advice for a new player without a network [25:02] Burning cards on a double deck games [27;31] What edge can a recreational player get? [29:06] Comp hustling [30:15] Split Card Poker [32:41] Software used by casinos to catch card counters [33:19] $125/hand video poker comps [36:13] IRS reporting requirements on table games [39:01] Why wasn't the card maker in Phil Ivey's edge sorting case charged? [41:09] South Point Casino September Promotions - City Lights Shine giveaway, Hot Seat promotions, South Point 400 tickets [42:20] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [43:03] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [44:10] Using side bets in blackjack to reach table minimum when the count is high [46:33] Can banks deny service to professional gamblers? [48:27] Transitioning from a recreational gambler to a professional gambler [51:55] A match play dispute on craps [54:50] Recommended: Advantage 32 rubber bands, Here Today Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae Links Referenced: WizardofOdds.com Qfit.com Recommended: Amazon.com/Alliance-Advantage-Rubber-32-Inches/dp/B00Z726ZWS Sonypictures.com/movies/heretoday Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - Host Steve Cyr

    1:00:42

    Our guest this week is "Super Host" Steve Cyr. We talk about how covid has effected things, the new Resorts World, and what happens with your comps if you are restricted from play. We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of casino super host, Steve Cyr [00:28] How has the pandemic affected the hosting business? [05:16] Does Steve work outside of Las Vegas? [07:36] Resorts World [08:29] Hosting advantage players [15:00] Rating dice [20;57] What happens to a deal if a player is restricted mid-play? [25:26] Problem gambling [20:13] Cash players and source of funds [32:33] South Point Casino September Promotions - City Lights Shine giveaway, Hot Seat promotions, South Point 400 tickets [33:26] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [33:55] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [34:56] Front money [36:02] Sending Bitcoin to the cage [37:22] Requests for escorts [40:56] Casino Comp Wallet app [42:55] How to contact Steve Cyr [44:38] Whales [46:07] Getting burned by players [51:03] Stephen Paddock [55:31] Recommended - Taverna Costera, The Father, Garbage salad at Barry's Downtown Prime Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae Steve Cyr's Links: Instagram.com/stevecyrvegas Stevecyr.com Twitter.com/SteveCyrVegas Whale Hunt in the Desert by Deke Castleman https://amzn.to/3yGahG3 Recommended: Tavernacostera.com The Father (On Demand) Barrysdowntownprime.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - guest Wilma0 part 2

    57:15

    Our guest this week is a return from last week, Wilma0. We discuss more blackjack, and video poker. But we also talk about an incident at MGM where lots of mistakes were made, and leads to Bellagio refusing to cash $20,000 of his chips. We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of AP Wilma0 [00:20] Comedy show at the MGM Grand results in a trespass [22;58] Lessons that can be learned from Wilma0's MGM experience [27:30] South Point Casino September Promotions - City Lights Shine giveaway [28:20] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [28:44] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [29:26] Bank of America [36:25] Trusting a bum [40:34] Certified mail and going to jail [49:56] Seven Stars advantage play [53:53] Recommended - Deja True storytelling, Below Deck on Bravo Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae Recommended: Eventbrite.com/e/deja-true-ii-a-totally-new-storytelling-experience-tickets-167772133969?aff=erelexpmlt Bravotv.com/below-deck   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - guest Wilma0

    58:04

    Our guest this week is and advantage player named Wilma0. We discuss blackjack, video poker, credit cards, and taking advantage of promotions in the grocery store. We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of Wilma0 [00"25] The origin of Wilma0's name [00:14] Wilma0's introduction to advantage play [04:26] Getting backed off from putt-putt gold [06:41] Playing blackjack on a cruise ship [09:21] Card counting and playing carded [13:20] Video poker [16:21] Blackjack Boot Camps [19:15] Credit card points [25:09] Manufactured spending [28:40] South Point Casino August Promotions - South Point 400 race merchandise and $100 free play, email promo for locals [30:05] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [30:38] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [32:19] Travelers checks [39:56] AAA and an Wilma0's old car [42:51] Coca-Cola AP [47:56] Best back-off story [51:24] Recommended - Queen of the South on Netflix, Hugo's Cellar at Four Queens, The Yoda Guy Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae Referenced Links and Episodes: Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/author/jimmy-jazz Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/gambling-edge-guest-cartwright-4 Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/podcast-guest-jimmy-jazz-9-17-20 ThePointsGuy.com WizardofOdds.com Recommended: Netflix.com/title/80107369 Hugoscellar.com/ Facebook.com/ThatYodaGuy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    Gambling With an Edge - guest William Ziemba

    1:05:27

    Our guest this week is mathematician, William Ziemba. Professor Ziemba has written many books on sports betting, race betting, and the stock market.   We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge.  Show Notes [00:00] Introduction of gambling author William Ziemba [00:20] How did Bill get into sports betting? [02:10] Ed Thorp [07:38] Bill Benter [12:14] Risk arbitrage examples [23:54] Betting NFL and market efficiency [27:04] South Point Casino August Promotions - South Point 400 race merchandise and $100 free play, email promo for locals [28:33] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community with many betting, tracking, and analytical tools [29:10] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games, free Pro Membership trial for GWAE listeners [30:21] Betfair's inefficiencies [35:08] Lotteries [45:22] Stock market recommendations [53:40] William's books are on sale [57:46] Recommended - Planet Money podcast, Richard's storytelling on Facebook Sponsored Links: SouthPointCasino.com BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae William Ziemba's Links: Williamtziemba.com Amazon author's page  https://amzn.to/3s9tgal Ziembainvestments.com/about-dr-ziemba.html Worldscientific.com Recommended: Npr.org/sections/money Facebook.com/lvstoryslam Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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