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UK Suspends PokerCent.com License, Service

UK Suspends PokerCent.com License, Service
The United Kindgom Gambling Commission (UKGC) has suspended the license of a small independent online poker room, PokerCents.com.  Service has also been shut off as a result. 

Macau Casinos Suffer for Third Straight Month

Macau Casinos Suffer for Third Straight Month
Shares of Macau-centric casinos such as Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) and Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) fell on reports of weaker-than-expected Macau gambling revenue for Aug.

Is a Bitcoin Online Gambling Boom on the Horizon?

Is a Bitcoin Online Gambling Boom on the Horizon?
CoinDesk.com featured an interesting piece on Tuesday suggesting that the bitcoin gambling boom is only getting started.

Ronn Torossian Says These 3 Were The Real Big Winners At The Emmys

Ronn Torossian Says These 3 Were The Real Big Winners At The Emmys
This year’s Emmy’s are now history with trophies awarded and many gamblers making out big on their Emmy bets last week.

Bookies Make Out Well for First Week of College Football

Bookies Make Out Well for First Week of College Football
Sports bookies both online and in Vegas enjoyed a successful weekend and hope that trend continues with the start of NFL this upcoming weekend.

Credit Suisse Gives Playtech ‘Neutral’ Rating

Credit Suisse Gives Playtech ‘Neutral’ Rating
Online gambling software company Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC) had its stock reinstated by stock analysts at Credit Suisse as “neutral” with a current price target of GBX 780 ($12.94).

More Poker Players in Sweden Become Targets of Violence

More Poker Players in Sweden Become Targets of Violence
Swedish poker players over the years have become targets of enterprising criminals.  Last week, four armed bandits held up 15 players at a private game in Strömstad.

Revel Starts Shutdown Monday After Just 2 Years

Revel Starts Shutdown Monday After Just 2 Years
The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling begins to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel empties its hotel.

High Profile Names of Denver Sports Betting Clients Will Not Be Released

High Profile Names of Denver Sports Betting Clients Will Not Be Released
Jeffrey Dorschner, a spokesman for the U.S. attorney's office in Colorado, has confirmed that the names of clients of a multi-million dollar Denver area sports betting ring will not be made public.

Atlantic City Residents Hope for Best as Casinos Close

Atlantic City Residents Hope for Best as Casinos Close
The storied Showboat Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey has shut its doors and two more casinos are about to close in the coming weeks. 

Gary F. Young Added to Nevada’s Infamous ‘Black Book’

Gary F. Young Added to Nevada’s Infamous ‘Black Book’
Another name has just been added to Nevada’s “Black Book”, which includes a list of individuals prohibited from entering any of the state’s casinos.

Behind the Scenes of the Showboat Casino Closure and How it Will be Done

Behind the Scenes of the Showboat Casino Closure and How it Will be Done
When a casino shuts down, making an announcement over the loudspeaker and herding gamblers off the casino floor is only the beginning. Here's a look at what takes place behind the scenes:

New York Post Asks if Phil Mickelson Will be Charged With Insider Trading

New York Post Asks if Phil Mickelson Will be Charged With Insider Trading
The Sunday New York Post reports that golfer Phil Mickelson could be looking at a lengthy prison sentence if found guilty of insider trading.

Where Can I Bet 2014 Week 1 College Football Games Online?

Where Can I Bet 2014 Week 1 College Football Games Online?
You can bet 2014 Week 1 College Football games online at BetDSI.com here.

Chris Christie Law Firm Bills $780,000 for Sports Betting Case, Other Items

Chris Christie Law Firm Bills $780,000 for Sports Betting Case, Other Items
The law firm hired to defend Gov. Chris Christie's administration in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal has charged the state another $780,000 for work this summer.

The LPS Millions II is back! $1,000,000 GTD – Buy-in $850

The LPS Millions II is back! $1,000,000 GTD – Buy-in $850
The final stage in Panama offers a wide variety of events and cash games, during the 7-day poker festival players will have the option to play 20 different tournaments including turbo tournaments....

Back by popular demand - $50,000 up for grabs at BetOnline.ag

Back by popular demand - $50,000 up for grabs at BetOnline.ag
BetOnline.ag, running on the Chico Poker Network, are currently placed number 18 on Pokerscout.com in August 2104, making them the 2nd biggest US-facing brand right now.

‘Bad Actor’ Clause Might Get Dumped When California Renews Online Poker Efforts

‘Bad Actor’ Clause Might Get Dumped When California Renews Online Poker Efforts
The so-called “bad actor” clause that deters California from permitting online poker rooms that have previously ventured into the US market could be erased from future Web poker legislation in that state

Bookies Make Out Big to Kick Off College Football: Aggies 40-1 to Win Championship

Bookies Make Out Big to Kick Off College Football: Aggies 40-1 to Win Championsh
The Texas A&M Aggies stunned South Carolina Thursday propelling the oddsmakers at Sportsbook.ag to slash their odds of winning the National Championship from 100-1 to 40-1.

‘Cribs’ Daniel Negreanu Style: ‘Austin Powers, PeeWee Herman Type Abode’

‘Cribs’ Daniel Negreanu Style: ‘Austin Meyers, PeeWee Herman Type Abode’
Daniel Negreanu shows us around his mansion, described by PokerStrategy as a "Austin Powers meets Pee-Wee Herman" style abode.

Full Flush Poker Announces “Game of Poker Thrones” Promotion

Full Flush Poker Announces “Game of Poker Thrones” Promotion
Three Roads, Three Houses, and Nine Different Battles Lead to the G.O.P.T. $100K GTD

Paddy Power Profits Plummet Unfavorable Sports Results Contribute

Paddy Power Profits Plummet  Unfavorable Sports Results Contribute
Paddy Power's operating profit fell sharply in the first half of the year after a run of unfavourable sports results, but the Irish gambling company said a second-half rebound should deliver full-year earnings growth.

Gus Hansen vs. Viktor Blom ‘Best-of-Threes” With a Twist at Full Tilt Poker

Gus Hansen vs. Viktor Blom ‘Best-of-Threes” With a Twist at Full Tilt Poker
As two of the most exciting players in poker face off in a best-of-three contest for $50,000 and to avoid a forfeit, Full Tilt Poker is inviting players to cash in on the action with a further $50,000 for qualifiers to win.

Nevada Gambling Revenue Inches Upwards in July

Nevada Gambling Revenue Inches Upwards in July
State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was up less than 1 percent in July compared with the same month last year.

Interview with EPT 100 Barcelona Main Event Winner: Entrevista a Andre Lettau

Interview with EPT 100 Barcelona Main Event Winner: Entrevista a Andre Lettau
Below are interviews with Germany’s Andre Lettau, both in England and in Espanol.  The 27-year-old online pro won the record-breaking 100th EPT Main Event in Barcelona
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