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Cannibal, Poker Playing Porn Star Arrested in Germany

Cannibal, Poker Playing Porn Star Arrested in Germany
A self-proclaimed porn star who dabbled in poker, Luka Rocco Magnotta, 29, has been arrested in Germany, Canadian authorities confirmed on Monday. 

Never Before Seen Episodes of Poker After Dark to Begin Airing Tonight

Never Before Seen Episodes of Poker After Dark to Begin Airing Tonight
Two weeks worth of “Poker After Dark” episodes taped back in 2010 will air for the very first time on the NBC Sports Network....

Event 6, the $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Mixed-Max: Joseph Cheong vs. Aubin Cazalis (Video)

Event 6, the $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Mixed-Max:  Joseph Cheong vs. Aubin Cazalis
The championship match set for Event 6, the $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em Mixed-Max goes off at 3 pm ET between Joseph Cheong and Aubin Cazalis (Monday June 4, 2012).

PokerStars Obtains Spain Gaming License

PokerStars Obtains Spain Gaming License
PokerStars has been awarded a license to operate in Spain and will launch www.PokerStars.es on June 5 to serve the Spanish online poker market

Will The Thrill Failla thrown Out of WSOP Event After Entering a Third Time (Video)

Will The Thrill Failla thrown Out of WSOP Event After Entering a Third Time (Vid
Will “The Thrill” Failla ended up thrown out of the World Series of Poker Event 9 $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em Re-Entry after re-entering for 3rd time.

WSOP Event 6 No Limit Hold’em Mixed Max Showdown: Joseph Cheong Led With Chips

WSOP Event 6 No Limit Hold’em Mixed Max Showdown:  Joseph Cheong Led With Chips
It was down to three players Sunday evening at the World Series of Poker Event 6 No Limit Hold’em Mixed Max with the winner about to pocket just over $480,000.

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Dead for Now

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Dead for Now
A measure to legalize Internet poker in the state of Illinois has died this past week.

Revolution Gaming Could Overtake Merge Within a Month

Revolution Gaming Could Overtake Merge Within a Month
Revolution Gaming is expected to overtake Merge as the most trafficked US-facing online poker network by the end of this month. 

Event 6: No-Limit Hold'em Mixed Max Will Pay Almost Half Million

Event 6: No-Limit Hold'em Mixed Max Will Pay Almost Half Million
With just 16 remaining at press time, the winner of this year’s World Series of Poker Event 6:  No-Limit Hold’em Mixed Max will receive just shy of $500,000

Miss USA 2012 Odds to Win

Miss USA 2012 Odds to Win
Carrie Stroup here and Miss USA 2012 odds to win have been posted with Miss Texas the 5/1 favorite, followed by Miss Rhode Island at 7/1

2012 Punta Cana Poker Classic Online Guarantees Start June 10

2012 Punta Cana Poker Classic Online Guarantees Start June 10
It’s hard to believe but the 2012 Punta Cana Poker Classic is just around the corner.  We’re anticipating even more money being rewarded than last year’s event.

Utah Poker Players Locked Out of Lock: Other State Players Now Welcome

Utah Poker Players Locked Out of Lock:  Other State Players Now Welcome
Utah will be the only state in which the Revolution Gaming Network and Lock Poker will block customers from the US.

Lock Poker Departure Spells Dramatic Loss for Merge

Lock Poker Departure Spells Dramatic Loss for Merge
Preliminary numbers are in and it appears the Merge Gaming Network will see a sharp decline in traffic following the exit of marquee brand Lock Poker.

Daniel Negreanu Bows Out of WSOP Pot Limit Hold’em in 5th Place

Daniel Negreanu Bows Out of WSOP Pot Limit Hold’em in 5th Place
The World Series of Poker Event #5 Pot Limit Hold’em was winding down during the late evening hours of Friday.

Gay Porn Star Killer Who Chopped Up Ex, Ate His Buttocks Luka Magnotta was Poker Player

Gay Porn Star Killer Who Chopped Up Ex, At His Buttocks Luka Magnotta was Poker
Canada’s Most Wanted, former gay porn star Luka Magnotta, was apparently a poker player.

ACR Allows Players Exchange of Reward Points for Entry Into Sunday Night $50k Guaranteed

ACR Allows Players Exchange of Reward Points for Entry Into Sunday Night $50k Gu
Online poker players rejoiced last month when Americas Cardroom made its Sunday Night $50,000 Guaranteed tournaments.

May the Leif Force be With You: Wins Event 3 at WSOP and First Bracelet

May the Leif Force be With You: Wins Event 3 at WSOP and First Bracelet
One of the more interesting names on the poker circuit today, Leif Force, has just won the Event #3: Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha.

PokerStars Changes Rake Structure Again

PokerStars Changes Rake Structure Again
PokerStars has opted to reduce its rake structure during the first part of this year just as the likes of the new Revolution Gaming Network and Merge Gaming increase theirs.

Poker Pro Daniel “Jungleman” Cates Joins Matchbook.com

Poker Pro Daniel “Jungleman” Cates Joins Matchbook.com
The popular betting exchange, Matchbook.com, has begun maneuvering itself within the online poker arena.

Revolution Gaming Network Surpasses Merge in Terms of Worldwide Traffic

Revolution Gaming Network Surpasses Merge in Terms of Worldwide Traffic
The Revolution Gaming Network is just barely 24 hours old yet it still managed to bypass the most trafficked US-facing online poker network, Merge, as of Friday morning.

Revolution Gaming Network Good Luck Charm: Annette Obrestad Cashes at WSOP

Revolution Gaming Network Good Luck Charm:  Annette Obrestad Cashes at WSOP
Annette Obrestad didn’t win the WSOP Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha (Event #3), but she did manage to finish a respectable 6th place.

Gambling Priest Caught on Camera, Suspended

Gambling Priest Caught on Camera, Suspended
Gambling priests caught on camera?  Say it isn't so!

Lesniak Wants Internet Gambling Bill on Chris Christie’s Desk by End of June (Video)

Lesniak Wants Internet Gambling Bill on Chris Christie’s Desk by End of June (Vi
New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak tells Natalie Rydstrom of SBR News he’s hoping to have his Internet gambling bill on Governor Chris Christie’s desk by the end of June.

Brent Hanks Wins $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Event at 2012 World Series of Poker

Brent Hanks Wins $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Event at 2012 World Series of Poker
Brent Hanks has won the $1500 No-Limit Hold’em event, the first open to all poker players at the 2012 World Series of Poker.

Kidnap Plan Foiled: FBI Claims Men Wanted Revenge for Poker Losses

The FBI has arrested two men in Palm Beach County for allegedly plotting a kidnapping partly as revenge for one suspect's poker losses.
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