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Unusual Circumstances & Break-in Dealers

The following is an excerpt from Professional Blackjack by Stanford Wong – Published 1994 Your bet is not lost until the dealer picks it up. If the dealer errs in your favor, keep the money. Never cheat, but never give money to the dealer. Of course, if the dealer makes an error in the casino’s […]

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generic basic strategy

Generic Basic Strategy

Posted October 6, 2018 by LV Bear The following is an excerpt from Professional Blackjack by Stanford Wong – Published 1994 Basic strategy is the best way to play a blackjack hand on the first round after a shuffle, assuming you see no cards other than your own and the dealer’s upcard. For a person […]

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books on advantage play cannot be a strategic roadmap

Books on Advantage Play Cannot be a Strategic Roadmap

Posted October 13, 2018 by Steve Waugh Advantage play (AP) books usually teach strategy tables and are meant to provide a good conceptual understanding of the game. They cannot be expected to provide AP strategy/career roadmaps. If they did, they would become outdated very quickly.What can be expected in most good books? Mostly operational, some […]

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