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What are some of the hottest headlines in the world of poker? Here you will find all the latest juicy stories along with other important news and tournament results. A must read for the poker enthusiast with articles published throughout the day.

Arrests Made in 3betpanda Texas Card House Shooting

Two individuals have been arrested for the April 30 shooting of poker player Tom ‘3BetPanda’ Steinback outside an Austin, Texas area "Card House" off Highway 183.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/22/2018

Online Poker Could be Coming to New York as Early as Next Month

While getting the state of Pennsylvania to legalize online poker was a huge get for the industry, the big Kahuna would most certainly be New York State.

Submitted by Guest on, May/21/2018

Poker Pro Mike Matusow 'F*** You All Haters!'

Poker Pro Mike Matusow 'F*** You All Haters!'

Poker pro Mike "The Mouth Matusow" is telling some of his followers to "f*** off" via Twitter.....but he may have good reason.

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2018

Jason Koon Takes $3.6m for the Short Deck Triton Event

Jason Koon had an exciting final table to beat Xuan Tan heads up for the title with high stakes legend Phil Ivey busting in third.

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2018

$160k Added to Sit & Crush Rake Race on Americas Cardroom

We’ve got a massive promotion underway here at Americas Cardroom for our tournament, Sit & Go, and Jackpot Poker players.  From May 5th - June 1st, we’re adding $40,000 into our Sit & Crush weekly progressive points race ($160,000 total), rewarding huge extra cash to our top 60 finishers every 7 days.

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2018

Phil Ivey Survives, One of 13 Still Playing in Triton Super High Roller Series

The Triton Super High Roller Series featured some of the game’s biggest names, with 50 entries (including 18 re-entries) anteing up.

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2018

Poker Pro Involved in Fatal Hit and Run Makes Court Appearance

A professional poker player accused of causing a deadly crash then leaving the scene was able to post $100,000 bond Thursday morning.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2018

Phil Ivey vs Patrik Antonius - €1million Super High Roller Cash Game (WATCH)

Two big name players stand to take home a piece of the €8million on the table as part of the Super High Roller cash game live from the 2018 Triton series in Montenegro.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/17/2018

Hellmuth Cries Hypocrisy With Court Ruling on Sports Betting

While much of the gambling world was ecstatic over the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that sports betting can now be legalized in all fifty states, one man cried foul.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2018

eSports Joins Forces WIth World Series of Poker

eSports Joins Forces WIth World Series of Poker

eSports is set to join forces with the World Series of Poker (WSOP) in the coming weeks.

Submitted by Guest on, May/12/2018

How novice author Maria Konnikova scooped the poker world

 

 

Submitted by Payton on, May/10/2018

Poker Player Sues PokerStars for Nonpayment

A professional poker player has filed a lawsuit against online poker room PokerStars for not paying out $692,000.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

PokerNews.com has issued its predictions for the 2018 World Series of Poker. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Gaming Innovators 2018 panel discussion in Riga

Gaming Innovators 2018 panel discussion in Riga

There are only 5 days left until the inaugural Mare Balticum Gaming Summit opens its doors for delegates from all around the world for a day of learning and networking.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

Take a Seat or Take the Cash: WSOP Main Event Qualifiers Are at ACR

Take a Seat or Take the Cash: WSOP Main Event Qualifiers Are at ACR

Dreaming of taking a seat in the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas? Or do you think you’d rather just pocket the $12,500 in cash? Either way, you’ll want to park yourself here at Americas Cardroom for the next two months.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/30/2018

Key Senator's Retirement Could Stall Online Poker Efforts in New York

Key Senator's Retirement Could Stall Online Poker Efforts in New York

Plus Michael Zhang wins Super High Roller for the Second time in less than a month, Antonio Esfandiari Near the Top of partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Main Event Day 2B

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/30/2018

Forbes: ECS 'CS:GO' League Went To Cancún Because Of The World Poker Tour

The ECS 'CS:GO' League decided not to hold their championship in a big arena the end of last year but instead wanted to take a page out of the World Poker Tour trade book.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/29/2018

Artificial Intelligence to Put End to Poker Face

The poker face could soon go the way of the dodo bird thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) plus the Bilzerian-Polk crypto war has "experts" coming out of the woodwork and Norway bans outside online poker rooms.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/28/2018

Bilzerian to Polk in Getting Back Into Crypto: 'I'm Doing It Wrong You Little S***?'

It's a battle of the poker behemoths as Doug Polk and Dan Bilzerian have seemingly declared war on one another via Twitter.  The hostility is tied into each man's interest in cryptocurrency.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

PokerStars Parent Company to Acquire Sky Bet for $4.7 Billion

The Stars Group has agreed to acquire British bookmaker Sky Bet for an eye-popping $4.7 billion. The agreement was also made with private equity firm CVC Capital Partners.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2018

Here Are Your 2018 Poker Showdown Series Winners

2018 Poker Showdown Series Winners Announced

The series marked the second time pairing WPTDeepStacks™ and WPT® brands in the same festival, the first being January’s Lucky Hearts Poker Open.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/19/2018

No Bids Received at PA Online Gambling License Auction

No Bids Received at PA Online Gambling License Auction

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced today that a determination on holding an “additional auction round” for Category 4 casinos will be announced at a later date after Tuesday’s auction concluded with no bids being received.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/18/2018

Cryptonia Poker News

Gambling911.com has all the latest news pertaining to the blockchain online poker site Cryptonia Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/18/2018

Cryptonia Poker Makes Headlines With Scotty Nguyen Signing

Cryptonia Poker Makes Headlines With Scotty Nguyen Signing

Poker player extraordinaire Scotty Nguyen has been named brand ambassador of the new cryptocurrency online poker room, Cryptonia.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/18/2018

Poker Hall of Famers Gets Burned in Ponzi Scheme

Poker Hall of Famer Gets Burned in Ponzi Scheme

Two Poker Hall of Famers are suing after they claim to have gotten scammed out of some $800,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/17/2018

New Jersey, Nevada, Delaware to Pool Players for Online Poker

New Jersey, Nevada to Pool Players for Online Poker

Internet poker players in three states will be able to face off against each other starting May 1, in a long-awaited expansion of online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/16/2018

New World Series of Poker Player of the Year Determination Formula Unveiled

The World Series of Poker is proud to announce an updated and improved Player of the Year formula for 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2018

PokerStars Denies Social Games Access to Washington Residents

PokerStars Denies Social Games Access to Washington Residents

The state of Washington has decided to take a tougher stance on perceived real money gambling sites. PokerStars has decided to take a tougher stance on playing their games for free.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/12/2018

Negreanu Goes All In On Vegas Golden Knights

Canadian hockey fan Daniel Negreanu is now among the biggest backers of the Vegas Knights now that's he's a resident.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/11/2018

#Positivity: You Are Always in the Right Place at the Right Time - Phil Hellmuth Book Signing Thursday

#Positivity: You Are Always in the Right Place at the Right Time - Phil Hellmuth Book Signing Thursday

Known as one of the most successful professional poker players, Hellmuth has more than $22 million in career winnings. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2018

Breaking News

Vegas Strike? Workers Cast Their Votes Tuesday

Unionized Las Vegas casino workers descended on a university arena in red T-shirts and work uniforms as they voted Tuesday on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge financial implications for the tourist-dependent destination.

NFL Commish Roger Goodell Details Stance on Legalized Sports Betting

NFL Commish Roger Goodell Details Stance on Legalized Sports Betting

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that plan to legislate sports betting.

Crypto Market Valuation Drops More Than 55 Percent Over Past Five Months

Crypto Market Valuation Drops More Than 55 Percent Over Past Five Months

A number of big investors say they are not concerned that the cryptocurrency market has lost 55% of its value over the past five months.  It was inevitable, they suggest.