Poker

Al Franken Accuser was Once a Poker TV Hostess

Al Franken Accuser was Once a Poker TV Hostess

The woman who stunned a nation Thursday with her accusations that Democratic Senator Al Franken groped her has previously hosted televised poker programs.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/17/2017

Smoke the Competition in ACR’s High Five Tournament Series

Smoke the Competition in ACR’s High Five Tournament Series

You’ve piped up and asked for another tournament series, so we’re going to deliver in a big way! The High Five Tournament Series returns from November 22nd to November 26th on Americas Cardroom!

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/16/2017

Poker Promoter Tied to Organized Crime Ring Sentenced

Poker Promoter Tied to Organized Crime Ring Sentenced

Isok Aronov, 33, was sentenced this week to a year and a day behind bars for his role in organized high stakes poker games for an organized criminal syndicate.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/16/2017

Woods Calls Negreanu ‘Cowardly Piece of S***”, Suggests Kid Poker is a ‘Perv’ Too

Woods Calls Negreanu ‘Cowardly Piece of S***”, Suggests Kid Poker is a ‘Perv’ Too

"And how old was Evelyn Ng when you were her “mentor,” you hypocrite?" Woods asks Negreanu in response to poker pro's twitter storm this week.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/16/2017

Stammen Takes Home the HPT Title

Stammen Takes Home the HPT Title

Professional poker player Keven Stammen has more than $5 million in career earnings on the felt, including wins with almost every major poker tour.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2017

Daniel Negreanu Unleashes on Perverts Including Fellow Poker Players

And the latest adult celeb accused of chasing after underage girls?  That would be Hollywood celebrity James Woods apparently.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/15/2017

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa First Casino in U.S. to Feature IGT’s Award-Winning SPHINX 4D™ Video Slots

The new video slot machines combine mid-air haptic and gesture-based technology with awe-inspiring, glasses-free TRUE 3D™ graphics.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/13/2017

Booze and ‘Fatigue’ to Blame for Contested $3 Million Poker Loss

Booze and ‘Fatigue’ to Blame for Contested $3 Million Poker Loss

Casino owner is yet to pay pro $2 million of $3 million won during poker game

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/10/2017

Local Man Wins Six Figures on HPT

Local Man Wins Six Figures on HPT

Poker enthusiasts in the Pittsburgh market have been asking for a Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) event for quite some time.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/08/2017

There is Mourning by Some Who Learn Chris Ferguson is Poker Player of Year

There is Mourning by Some Who Learn Chris Ferguson is Poker Player of Year

Chris Ferguson is a hated poker player due to his involvement in an elaborate ponzi scheme tied to once behemoth online poker room Full Tilt Poker back in 2011.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/07/2017

Chris Ferguson ‘Poker Villain’ Wins WSOPE, Restaurant Manager Wins Colossus

Chris Ferguson ‘Poker Villain’ Wins WSOPE, Restaurant Manager Wins Colossus

Poker pariah Chris Ferguson shook the poker world Wednesday night when he captured his sixth World Series of Poker bracelet at the the WSOPE in Rozvadov, Czech Republic.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/04/2017

Collusion Ring Detected at Party Poker

On Oct. 21, a TwoPlusTwo forum poster named "FarseerFinland" posted a thread titled "Huge collusion ring in High Stakes MTTs at PartyPoker" that unveiled suspected collusion within high-stakes tournaments at partypoker, prompting response and action from the online poker site.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/02/2017

Party Poker MILLIONS 2017-2018 Schedule released

Party Poker MILLIONS 2017-2018 Schedule released

Party Poker has unveiled its 2017-2018 MILLIONS schedule through December 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/02/2017

Ponzi Schemer Chris Ferguson Leads WSOP Player of the Year Race

One of the individuals named for his involvement in an online poker ponzi scheme could become the 2017 Poker Player of the Year.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/31/2017

PA Becomes 4th US State to Legalize Online Poker, DFS Too

Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday signed legislation authorizing a major expansion of gambling in what's already the nation's second-largest commercial casino state, as Pennsylvania government leaders searched for money to plug holes in the state's tattered finances.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/30/2017

More Absolute Poker Payouts 6 Months Later, Punta Cana Champ Wins

More Absolute Poker Payouts 6 Months Later, Punta Cana Champ Wins

The Garden City Group (GCG) has started another wave of payments in the ongoing Absolute Poker remission process with 7400 players to get something.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/30/2017

Poker pro Ivey, Friend Must Repay $10.1M to Borgata in Cards Case

Poker pro Ivey, Friend Must Repay $10.1M to Borgata in Cards Case

Poker pro Phil Ivey and a companion must return more than $10 million they won from an Atlantic City casino while playing cards that were arranged in a certain way to give the players an edge.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/26/2017

Phil Ivey Returns to Poker While Another Big Name Pro Retires

Phil Ivey Returns to Poker While Another Big Name Pro Retires

BREAKING NEWS! Phil Ivey has vowed to return to the poker scene, and hasn't lost his love for large field tournaments.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/19/2017

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Jody Wheeler is betting on a business model he bills as a legal and safe place to play poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/17/2017

Matusow vs. Selbst Demonstrates a Nation Divided – Twitterverse Responds

Matusow vs. Selbst Demonstrates a Nation Divided – Twitterverse Responds

Things got ugly this past week as vocal poker pro Mike “The Mouth” Matusow tweeted that disgraced Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, accused of sexual harassment and even rape, was essentially doing what is “natural in Hollywood”.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/17/2017

Selbst to Matusow: ‘You are a Pathetic Human Being’ Over Weistein Support

Selbst to Matusow:  ‘You are a Pathetic Human Being’ Over Weistein Support

Matusow tweet seems to suggest doing sexual favors in Hollywood was common knowledge

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/16/2017

New Venture, Same Faces: PokerTribe.com ‘Monster Deal’ a Monstrosity?

New Venture, Same Faces: PokerTribe.com ‘Monster Deal’ a Monstrosity?

The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma has sold the online poker site pokertribe.com to the California audio company Monster Products Worldwide for an undisclosed sum.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/14/2017

PokerStars Looks to Capitalize on Artificial Intelligence

PokerStars Looks to Capitalize on Artificial Intelligence

Recently published advertisements suggest an international recruitment effort hiring for roles in both the company's London and Dublin offices.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/11/2017

Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” Announces Series Kick-Off Nov. 15 – Nov. 29

Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” Announces Series Kick-Off Nov. 15 – Nov. 29

$2 Million Guaranteed Championship Headlines Series with Poker Night in America Television Production

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/11/2017

Use Poker Tournaments To Increase Traffic On Your Pay Per Head Site

Use Poker Tournaments To Increase Traffic On Your Pay Per Head Site

Do You Know How To Use Poker Tournaments To Increase Traffic On Your Pay Per Head Site? If you are a severe bookie, then you know how important it is to have enough traffic on your site.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/10/2017

New Poker Movie ‘Molly’s Game’ Set to Open on Christmas Day

New Poker Movie ‘Molly’s Game’ Set to Open on Christmas Day

"Molly's Game," a new movie based on the autobiography of Molly Bloom, an entrepreneur who ran high-stakes poker games for Hollywood actors and other celebrities and was busted by the FBI, is to open in movie theaters on Christmas Day.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/09/2017

With 1 Sentence, Poker Champ Phil Hellmuth Just Described the Perfect Way to Overcome Adversity

With 1 Sentence, Poker Champ Phil Hellmuth Just Described the Perfect Way to Overcome Adversity

Jeff Haden of Inc.com: “My interview with the 14-time WSOP bracelet winner on the parallels between startups and poker, how to make smart decisions, and what he does when the chips really are down”.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/05/2017

From Pai Gow to Omaha: The Best Poker Variants out There

The timeless appeal of poker means that it had already been a popular game across the world for centuries before reaching the US and gaining massive popularity. Yet, this widespread appeal has also led to a number of variants appearing in different countries over the years.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/05/2017

PokerTribe.com Murky Legal Mess

Last Thursday, Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes Gov. Eddie Hamilton filed a lawsuit in a tribal court in Concho, Oklahoma against Universal Entertainment Group (UEG) owner, Fereidoun ‘Fred’ Khalilian.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2017

Winner of First-Ever WSOP Circuit Main Event at Seminole Hard Rock Announced

Winner of First-Ever WSOP Circuit Main Event at Seminole Hard Rock Announced

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. concluded its first ever World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit in the early hours of Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2017

Breaking News

Live Casino Immersive Roulette Online Reviewed

Live Casino Immersive Roulette Online Reviewed

Immersive Roulette features a multi-camera view that allows one to see slow motion shots of the ball landing in its pocket and is considered among today’s crown jewel of casino entertainment in the world of live casinos.

FanDuel CEO Parts Ways: Former CFO Returns to Take His Place

FanDuel CEO Parts Ways: Former CFO Returns to Take His Place

FanDuel today announced that the Chief Executive Officer, Nigel Eccles, who cofounded the company in 2009 redefining the fantasy sports industry, is leaving the company and stepping down from the Board of Directors to focus on his next venture.

Scientific Games Joins Battle Over Sports Betting

Scientific Games Joins Battle Over Sports Betting

The scramble to become leaders in a U.S. sports-betting market that doesn't even exist yet is heating up.