Ask the Experts: How do I use the 5-count in Craps?

Featured Craps Question: I like to play the Pass Line plus odds and two Come bets plus odds in craps. How would I use the 5-Count method?

Do I play the Pass Line with no odds and wait for the 5-Count and then play odds on the Pass Line and then my two Come bets plus odds?

Craps expert Frank Scoblete gives you the scoop on 5-count, craps and winning more…check it out!

Craps: Simple Answers

For people hungry to be fed a meal of odds and adrenaline, they can find it in the casino at the craps table. There is usually clapping, yelling, high fives and more as players roll the dice in hopes their bets pay off.

When it comes to craps, there are many ways to take advantage of favorable odds that will effect the outcome of your play.

 

Craps: Confessions of a Crazy Crapper

crapsCraps has a cornucopia of bets, ranging from the truly awful to the quite good in terms of the house edges. There are any number of ways you can bet the 11 numbers at the game (those 11 numbers being 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12). Some of these ways have low house edges and some — you guessed it! — have high house edges and some — you probably guessed it — have everything in between.The best bets at the game are Pass and Come or Don’t Pass and Don’t Come. Find out the rest!

Casino Confidential: Things you should never do!

p18_crapspic-webCasino games are full of judgment calls with what plays you should make. Should a blackjack player hit hard 16? Yes, if the dealer’s face up card is 7 or higher, but not if it’s 6 or lower. Should a Three Card Poker player match the ante with a play bet? Yes, if the hand is Queen-6-4 or better, but not with lesser cards. But there are absolutes, too. And many of those absolutes are absolutely not’s.

Here are a few things you should NEVER do in a casino….

Craps Tips: Q & A with the Pro

Get top craps tips with questions from your fellow gamers.

My first bet is $220 inside. After three hits I make a $15 come and go down with full 75 odds.  I play at a casino where I can go 5x odds.  Am I better off just pressing to $75 or continue to make the come bets? I have read from some writers that the Pass Line and Come bets are not really that good; that the casino is tricking people to make those bets. I’d also like to know about systems that call for betting those bets that come in with high house edges in order to balance out expectations based on probability.

Craps: Mommy’s Manners

My mother always believed in proper manners. She wanted me to be respectful of othersâ?? feelings and to keep my mouth shut if I didnâ??t have something decent to say. Of course, she didnâ??t think I should just roll over if someone were nasty to me but you get the picture, I shouldnâ??t be the â??bore in the roomâ? without strong provocation.

The 7 Precepts of Craps

CRAPS IS A GAME DOMINATED by the number 7. On the come-out roll the 7 is a winner for â??right sideâ? bettors (that is, players who are betting on the Pass Line) and a loser for â??wrong or darksideâ? bettors (â??Donâ??t Passâ? bettors). Once a point is established...