Casino in Las Vegas. 1135 W 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017 (213). The husband has lost most of his money at roulette, trying to win enough to bribe police captain Renault. Wikibooks.org m Billingsley, Patrick (1986). All of thegames greatest players agree that only with continued study can you stay atop the mountain and rule the game. Therefore, you are 4 times more likely to lose the hand than win. In the episode Odds on Evil of the Mission: Impossible series, the IMF team uses a wearable computer (à la Thorpe and Shannon, above) to predict the outcome of each spin of the roulette wheel at a fictional casino in a European principality. The basic rules remain the same across games, like the ranking of the poker hands. Remember that this is not a sure-fire way to win money, it is just a way to maximize your odds at the table with the worst odds (for the gambler) in the casino. Much like a subject you study in school, it pays to take notes. If a player bets on a single number in the American game there is a probability of 138 that the player wins 35 times the bet, and a 3738 chance that the player loses his bet.