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Shuffle Up and Deal…. 2017 WSOP Main Event Cards in the Air

Shuffle Up and Deal…. 2017 WSOP Main Event Cards in the Air

Day 1A of the 2017 World Series of Poker kicked off Saturday with the all-important call to “Shuffle Up and Deal”. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

Daniel Negreanu $50K Players Championship Final Table Bust in 5th as it Happened

Daniel Negreanu $50K Players Championship Final Table Bust in 5th as it Happened

Negreanu has already cashed out in ten WSOP events this year

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

Wedding Guest List Could Provide Clues to Mobster’s Murder

Wedding Guest List Could Provide Clues to Mobster’s Murder

A wedding guest list is casting doubts on a prevailing theory as to why a Canadian mobster was gunned down in 2012.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

FBI Seized Homes, Cars, Watches as Part of Gambling Probe But No Charges Filed?

FBI Seized Homes, Cars, Watches as Part of Gambling Probe But No Charges Filed?

$849,000 worth of bank funds, cash and luxury watches seized but, to date, no arrests

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

Georgia Sports Betting Online

Georgia Sports Betting Online

One of the states with residents likely to gamble significantly during this upcoming NFL and College Football season will be the Peach Tree State. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

James Calderaro Wins $25K Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller and $1.2 Mil Cash

James Calderaro Wins $25K Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller and $1.2 Mil Cash

Venice, Florida’s own James Calderaro earned his first career bracelet and $1,289,074 by defeating 205 players in the $25,000 Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller event.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/08/2017

Poker Player Loses 65lbs for Prop Bet

You might not recognize Bryn Kenney after making a prop bet whereby he had to lose 65lbs in 4 months.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/07/2017

Alec Torelli Responds to Doug Polk Angling Accusation: Purposely Edited Video

Alec Torelli Responds to Doug Polk Angling Accusation: Purposely Edited Video

Says edit was “unpurpose to make it seem like I lied to the floor about the position of my chips”

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/07/2017

Elior Sion Wins The Players Championship, Beats Out Negreanu, Haxton

Elior Sion Wins 2017 WSOP Players Championship, Beats Out Negreanu, Haxton

26-year-old British pro Elior Sion has won the 2017 World Series of Poker Players Championship and the $1,395,767 that came with it.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/07/2017

Negreanu Deprived of 7th WSOP Bracelet, Eliminated in 5th of Players Championship

Negreanu Deprived of 7th WSOP Bracelet, Eliminated in 5th of Players Championship

Poker pro Daniel Negreanu walks away with just over $300,000 following a 5th place elimination

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2017

Max Silver Wins His First Bracelet at 2017 WSOP

Max Silver Wins His First Bracelet at 2017 WSOP

Max Silver topped a field of 256 players to win $172,645 and his first bracelet in the $3,000 six-max limit hold’em event at the 2017 World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2017

Gambling Twice as Harmful as Drugs According to New Study

Gambling Twice as Harmful as Drugs According to New Study

Research found that the quality of life for a low-risk gambler can drop by as much as 20 percent. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2017

Bitcoin Can More Than Double to $5000 Says Research Firm

Bitcoin Can More Than Double to $5000 Says Research Firm

The anonymous digital currency Bitcoin could more than double in price to $5000, claims Standpoint Research.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/06/2017

Negreanu on Brink in Search of WSOP Bracelet No. 7 at WSOP Players Championship

Will Daniel Negreanu Win the 2017 WSOP Players Championship?

Daniel Negreanu had the chip lead coming into the final Thursday but had lost that lead by late afternoon.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2017

Florida and Seminoles Settle Blackjack Dispute

The state of Florida is ending its legal tussle with the Seminole Tribe of Florida over the tribe’s estimated $2 billion a year gambling operation.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/05/2017

Tony George Announces New Deal with SB Nation Radio

Tony George Announces New Deal with SB Nation Radio

Tony George, a professional sports handicapper of 25 years and a professional broadcaster of 15 years, announces the renewal of the Tony George Show, America’s premier sports handicapping and analysis show, for the upcoming football season.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2017

Daniel Negreanu 2.2 Million on Top in The Players Championship

Daniel Negreanu 1.4 Million up Top in The Players Championship

This one pays $1.3 million to the winner.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2017

Artur Rudziankov Wins $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em Event 58

Artur Rudziankov Wins $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em Event 58

The 29-year-old student, born in Minsk, Belarus but currently resides in Prague, Czech Republic, previously earned $269,946 in 11 previous WSOP and WSOP International Circuit cashes

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2017

Avoid Disgruntled Customers by Offering Top Service With Your Pay Per Head Biz

Avoid Disgruntled Customers by Offering Top Service With Your Pay Per Head Biz

There is nothing more lethal for a bookie agentís business than disgruntle customers

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/05/2017

Get The Industry-Leading Pay Per Head Platform For Only $5 Per Head

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Pay per head agents looking to grow their books need the right per head software. Get a premium software for only $5 per head - find out more here.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2017

Meet the Newest Member of the UpSwing Poker Team

Meet the Newest Member of the UpSwing Poker Team

Doug Polk talks to the newest member of the UpSwing Poker team while taking part in the 2017 World Series of Poker, the main event just days away.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2017

J.R.R. Tolkien Estate, Warner Bros. Resolve $80 Million Lawsuit

Lord of the Rings estate claimed in its suit that Warner Bros. did not have the right to license said characters.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2017

Chris Ferguson 2017 WSOP POY Contender, Poker Community Not Exactly Thrilled

Chris Ferguson 2017 WSOP POY Contender, Poker Community Not Exactly Thrilled

Ferguson was tied to 2011 ponzi scheme involving Full Tilt Poker

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2017

Artur Rudziankov Wins 2017 WSOP Event #58 $5K No-Limit Hold’em

Artur Rudziankov Wins 2017 WSOP Event #58 $5K No-Limit Hold’em

Rudziankov's victory Monday afternoon was an unscheduled Day 4 session in which he takes home a cool $395,918 along with his first ever WSOP gold bracelet.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/04/2017

Where Can I Bet on the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest?

Where Can I Bet on the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest?

In addition to placing wagers on the winner for both the male and female competitions, you can also bet on the OVER/UNDER number of franks eaten by each of the top competitors. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/03/2017

Meet the Newest WSOP Triple Crown Winner

Meet the Newest WSOP Triple Crown Winner

Mohsin Charania reflects on his play during the $1500 final table and what he learned from watching the live stream.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/03/2017

2017 Nathan’s Hotdog Eating Contest Betting Odds

BetOnline was offering a ton of Nathan’s Hotdog Eating Contest betting odds to feed your wagering hunger. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/03/2017

3 Price Per Head Questions Answered About Bitcoin Payment

3 Price Per Head Questions Answered About Bitcoin Payment

Offering bitcoin allows players to keep anonymity and feel secure wagering with your sportsbook. Get the answers to the these 3 frequently asked questions.   

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/03/2017

Man With Gambling Debts Accused of Robbing Banks

Man With Gambling Debts Accused of Robbing Banks

Says professional gamblers he owed money to threatened to kill him and his family.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/02/2017

Brunson Defends Chris Ferguson: ‘Has Done Nice Things for People’

Brunson Defends Chris Ferguson:  ‘Has Done Nice Things for People’

The Texas Dolly’s response might be surprising to some people.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/02/2017

Breaking News

House Approves Changes to Casino Gambling Compact in Connecticut

House Approves Changes to Casino Gambling Compact in Connecticut

The House of Representatives has approved amended agreements that could lead to Connecticut’s first casino on nontribal land.

 Why All Pay Per Head Businesses Need An Elaborate Business Plan

Why All Pay Per Head Businesses Need An Elaborate Business Plan

Do you want your bookie business to stand out?

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, one of the greats in the world of poker, and the late Dave “Devilfish” Ullioit have been inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame over the weekend.