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Craps people and what to learn from them.
There are lots of famous craps players and big winners that have made history in casinos with "Monster Rolls" and momentous events that live on to this day. The amounts people have won at playing craps are staggering, while bringing thrills and excitement into the casino for all the spectators lucky enough to witness these big sensational craps wins.
The history of craps people winning in casinos.
There are even some big legends in the history of craps like for example the famous "Golden Arm" Stanley Fujitake, from Hawaii, where he rolled for over three hours at the California Club in Las Vegas once in the 1980s. Or the famous "Arm" of Atlantic City where she had 20 minute to one-hour rolls over the past two-dozen years; and on one special night, on New Year's Eve during the 1990's, at the Claridge Hotel it turns out she had five or six 20-to-30-minute or longer rolls at the same craps table. She was ceremoniously carried out of the hotel casino like a champion on New Year's Eve after her amazing win playing craps.
Some of the greatest craps people like the Captain.
Then there is the "Greatest Craps Player of All Time" - Frank Scoblete. He has written five books and one of them is: "Craps Underground: The Inside Story of How Dice Controllers are Winning Millions from the Casinos!" He writes about a famous craps player known as the "Captain" who was the leader of 22 of the wealthiest craps players to ever to play in Atlantic City casinos. The Captain's biggest years were during the 70's, 80's and 90's where he and his posy won an amazing $10 million dollars while they were playing craps up to three to five times per week in the casinos.
The biggest names in craps.
Some of the biggest name and winners are known as "Golden Touch" shooters in craps they include: The Dominator, Howard "Rock 'N Roller" Newman, Jerry "Stickman" Stich, Arman "Pit Boss" Pirim, Bill "Street Dog" Robbins, Daryl "No Field Five" Henley, Fred "Chip" Benjamin, Billy the Kid, and Bob "Mr. Finesse". These people have really won a lot and are true legends in the game of craps.
What makes great craps players?
Frank the author learned a lot from the legendary Captain about craps players. The Captain saw craps players as either "good shooters" or "bad shooters." He explained the good shooters were "rhythmic rollers" and he figured out that these few good shooters had perfected the technique of changing the game of craps to a positive game by the nature of their throws or what they called "controlled shooting". The bad shooters were sometimes called "chicken feeders" because of the way they rolled the dice as it was similar to how a farmer hand feeds grain to chickens in the coup.
This group is also known as losers because they never win, and it's all because of the way they throw the dice. Apparently, to become a true rhythmic roller it takes a lot of practice, time and discipline to master the technique much like a tennis player, professional golfer or bowler. The Captain called it an "athletic skill" that could take years to perfect by practicing almost everyday. But once you got it down, you have it and you're ready to win. Part of the skill is to concentrate and relax; you must have control over your body and mind and this is something very difficult for most people to undertake when playing craps.
Popular books for craps people.
There have been many books written by craps people for craps people so they can improve their game and come out a winner at the casinos. Even though lots of books have been written there are few listed here that will help craps people excel at the game:
David Medansky "Walk Away Craps" book provides craps players with tips, hints and tricks so they can win big at the casinos. David has been playing craps for over 20 years and has mastered all the technics.
Frank Scoblete has written many books on craps that include: "The Captain"s Craps Revolution", "Forever Craps", "Get The Edge On Craps", "Beat the Craps Out Of Casinos", "Cutting Edge Craps", and "Casino Craps: Shoot To Win", "Craps Underground" and "Golden Touch Dice Control Revolution".