PrimeTime Backgammon, May-June 2013

The U.S. Backgammon Federation presents the May-June 2013 issue of its bi-monthly electronic magazine, PrimeTime Backgammon. In it, you’ll find articles by leading backgammon players and authors.

John Klein

John Klein, winner of the December 2012 USBGF Online Circuit (photo by Karen Davis)

Selected contents include:

  • Marty Storer and Jason Lee–USBGF Members vs. Neil Kazaross: Online Match #1
  • Paul Weaver–Denmark vs. the World 2013
  • Kit Woolsey–To Double or Not to Double
  • Bob Wachtel–The Riviera in Winter
  • Bob Wachtel–Mind Games Center: A Review


  • Karen Davis and Jason Lee–Mathematics of Backgammon Featured at the New National Museum of Mathematics
  • Karen Davis–John Klein: Student of the Game
  • Karen Davis– Alfred Mamlet: Winner of the January 2013 Online Circuit
  • Barry Silliman–The Leading U.S. Players
  • Tara Mendicino–USBGF Online Leader Board
  • Founding Sponsors
  • Upcoming U.S. Backgammon Events
  • 10th Annual Carolina Invitational
  • Tournament Results (March 25-April 21, 2013)
  • Perry Gartner–Update on the U.S. Backgammon Federation
  • Annual Membership Meeting

This issue of PrimeTime Backgammon, and other analytic articles, are restricted to Premium, Youth, and Founding Sponsor members. Join now, and you’ll enhance your playing experience–and have more fun! For those of you who have joined, again, many thanks for your confidence in us, and enjoy this 62-page action-packed, fun-filled issue.