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In search of.... - Agent Orange - 02-16-2020

that never ending craps roll!
anyone here play? had a heck of a run today, guy had 34 rolls and was hitting 6 and 8 like crazy, and of course, all bets were pressed!


RE: In search of.... - Ry Vor - 02-16-2020

Yep.  When the Mirage was new, I held the dice for 45 minutes and made 17 points.  It was three deep around the table.  Chinese business men kept tossing $50 8-hardway plays for me in appreciation.  Side note: Bruce Willis was at the table when I first got there.

The next morning, walking by the table, the crew said, "There's the Legend!". 

It was a very memorable moment as regards my gambling notoriety, though I don't gamble anymore than having fantasy football teams.  

In closing, always back it up and take the free odds.  And this is the only place you should be superstitious: there are hot and there are cold craps tables.


RE: In search of.... - Ashgar75 - 02-17-2020

I am not a big gambler, but Craps is my absolute favorite. You can get up quickly, or go down quickly but man is the ride fun.


RE: In search of.... - Agent Orange - 02-17-2020

My 1st craps game was way back with eric, aka, senior t. At
Binion's in vegas back in the day.
We belly up to the table and after a few rolls Leon spinks steps up to the table with his entourage and drops about a grand on the pass line as the crowd forms, the dice pass with money won and lost until senior t has the dice.
His 1st 2 rolls are 7 and the crowd is happy especially spinks who has since got 4k on the come out roll. Senior t rolls an 11 and the crowd is having a blast.
Spinks is talking to his group and I over hear him, Tell his group "this honkey is making me some money"
Eric then makes the point of 6 and we all take max odds and WHAM, he hits the 6! Long story short, he makes a point, then craps out, but what ill never forget is spinks, handed him two green chips and said "thanks for the rolls, now go buy yourself a clean shirt"! classic vegas.