Register | Sign-In

Gambling News

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.

Purple Lounge Casino, Poker Customers Likely Screwed

Purple Lounge Casino, Poker Customers Likely Screwed
Troubled Purple Lounge Casino and Poker is now in liquidation with customers not likely to see any of their funds returned.

Lock Poker Launches on the Revolution Network: $4000 Bonus Being Offered

Lock Poker Launches on the Revolution Network:  $4000 Bonus Being Offered
Lock Poker has officially begun operating on the newly branded Revolution Gaming Network, completing major updates as of Thursday May 31, 2012 at 9:45 am ET

Online Poker Promotions June 2012: Cake Announces Massive Tournament Increase

Online Poker Promotions June 2012:  Cake Announces Massive Tournament Overhaul
As of June 1, popular online poker site, Cake Poker is increasing the size and frequency of its Guaranteed Poker Tournaments within an entirely new tournament line-up.

Hot Gambling News: What’s Next on Tap – 2012 Stanley Cup Finals Odds

Hot Gambling News:  What’s Next on Tap – 2012 Stanley Cup Finals Odds
Your hot gambling news for May 31, 2012, the early day edition, had the 2012 Stanley Cup Final odds set at Kings to win minus-170, and the New Jersey Devils, plus+150 at Sportsbook.

Vanessa Selbst, Annette Obrestad Start Off Strong Early on at 2012 WSOP

Vanessa Selbst, Annette Obrestad Start Off Strong Early on at 2012 WSOP
One of the best female poker pros around was making a strong showing thus far at the 2012 World Series of Poker.

PartyPoker Investing US$50m Over the Next Two Years in Social Media Site

PartyPoker Investing US$50m Over the Next Two Years in Social Media Site
PartyPoker parent company bwin.party has announced plans to invest US$50m over the past two years in a standalone social media website.

Georgia Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers was Just Acting as a Sports Handicapper (Video)

Georgia Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers was Just Acting as a Sports Handicapp
Georgia Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers was once known as Will “The Winner” Rogers, a sports handicapper and now he's saying it was all just an act?

Celebrities at The 2012 World Series of Poker Include Matt Damon, Brad Garrett, Ben Affleck

Celebrities at The 2012 World Series of Poker Include Matt Damon
The 2012 World Series of Poker is already bringing out big name Hollywood celebrities to play, among them Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Tilly, Brad Garrett, more...

Miss USA 2012 Preliminaries Wednesday Night: Odds on Final 15 to be Determined

Miss USA 2012 Preliminaries Wednesday Night:  Odds on Final 15 to be Determined
Sportsbook will be releasing its updated odds on the final 15 to win the Miss USA 2012 following Wednesday night’s preliminaries.

Phil Hellmuth Going Strong, Stout Out at Current WSOP Events 2 Thru 4

Phil Hellmuth Going Strong, Stout Out at Current WSOP Events 2 Thru 4
Phil Hellmuth was among the top 15 chip leaders in the first open event of the 2012 World Series of Poker.

Gambling Not a Dirty Word According to US Government: Pork, Cloud, Mexico Are

Gambling Not a Dirty Word According to US Government:  Pork, Cloud, Mexico Are
The US Department of Homeland Security was required to release its list of key words and phrases monitored on social media websites and, surprisingly, “gambling” was not among them.

Camasino.com Strikes Deal with Snakespoker.com: Tournaments During Grand Prix Weekend

Camasino.com Strikes Deal with Snakespoker.com:  Tournaments During Grand Prix W
Camasino.com has made a deal with Snakespoker.com, located in Kahnawake Quebec, which will facilitate bigger tournaments and events.

Hot Gambling News: What’s Next On Tap (May 29, 2012 – Noon EST Edition)

Hot Gambling News:  What’s Next On Tap (May 29, 2012 – Noon EST Edition)
Hot Gambling News – What’s Next On Tap for May 29, 2012 shortly after Noon, Gambling911.com explores upcoming events of interest to gamblers the world over.

2012 WSOP Event 1 Casino Employees World Championship First Bracelet Winner

2012 WSOP Event 1 Casino Employees World Championship First Bracelet Winner
Chiab Saechao has become the 2012 World Series of Poker’s first bracelet winner, taking the honor for the Casino Employees World Championship.

Online Poker Auto Top Up and Auto Buy-In Features Unveiled at Americas Cardroom

Online Poker Auto Top Up and Auto Buy-In Features Unveiled at Americas Cardroom
Americas Cardroom, known for some of the fastest payouts in the online poker world, has just announced new Auto Top Up and Auto Buy-In features.

3D Online Gambling: The Next Big Thing

3D Online Gambling:  The Next Big Thing
2012 looks like it will be the year of the 3D online gambling site.

Revolution Gaming Splash Page Preview

Revolution Gaming Splash Page Preview
The Revolution is here!  Well, it gets underway officially on June 1, 2012.

2012 WSOP Event 2 No Limit Hold’em Will Pay $517,725 to Lucky Winner

2012 WSOP Event 2 No Limit Hold’em Will Pay $517,725 to Lucky Winner
Whoever wins the 2012 World Series of Poker Event #2 No Limit Hold’em will walk away with a gold bracelet plus $517,725.

World Series of Poker to Have its Own Live In-Game Scoreboard

World Series of Poker to Have its Own Live In-Game Scoreboard
At this year’s World Series of Poker, the game will join the ranks of professional sports by offering fans a live in-game scoreboard.

Merge Poker Moves Into Number 7 Place for First Time

Merge Poker Moves Into Number 7 Place for First Time
Merge Gaming has moved into the number 7 position of the world’s most trafficked online poker networks for the first time ever.

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Amended Once Again

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Amended Once Again
A measure to legalize Internet poker in the state of Illinois underwent a third revision this past Friday.

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Amended Once Again

Illinois Internet Poker Bill Amended Once Again
A measure to legalize Internet poker in the state of Illinois underwent a third revision this past Friday.

Carbon Poker Brings Back Rakeback

Carbon Poker Brings Back Rakeback
Over the weekend it was announced that Carbon Poker, the flagship brand of the Merge Gaming Network, would be returning to rakeback after more than a year’s absence.

Tom Marchese Wins the WPT Super High Roller

Tom Marchese Wins the WPT Super High Roller
Poker pro Tom Marchese has won the 2012 World Poker Tour Super High Roller event.
Syndicate content