Randomization There are exactly 52 factorial (expressed in shorthand as 52!) possible orderings of the cards in a 52 card deck. In other words there are 52 × 51 × 50 × 49 × ··· × 4 × 3 × 2 × 1 possible combinations of card sequence. This is approximately 8×1067 possible orderings or […]

Casino fined due to illegal blackjack play

  When a person is banned from playing at a casino, the casino.. must protect the player. Most casinos across the country have a list and if you are included for some reason by the casino or if you place yourself on the list, the casino must make sure that you do not gamble. The […]

Rule change at two casinos in Las Vegas for Blackjack

An apparently tiny rule change at two casinos in Las Vegas will have pretty serious negative consequences for gamblers USPoker.com An apparently tiny rule change at two casinos in Las Vegas will have pretty serious negative consequences for gamblersreported that the Las Vegas Sands company just changed its payout rules for blackjack at the Venetian and […]

Glossary of blackjack terms

Blackjack: Name of game, also known as 21. Anchorman Third Baseman: The player who sits on the last   chair and plays card last.One initial card with two cards (one Ace and one of 10 points -10 or picture-), which gives 3:2 of the bet placed by player. Chips: Roundlike coins given by the   casino in […]