The Punta Cana Poker Classic has been announced by BetCRIS.com for November 10 through 14. Now it is time to get your seat via a FREE SATELLITE online poker tournament at BetCRIS.com. Thursday, September 16, 2010 8 pm EST is the tournament
Submitted by C Costigan on Thu, 09/16/2010 - 10:51
In a sit down interview with Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association founder Joe Brennan, Jr., Gambling911.com’s Senior International Correspondent Jenny Woo covered everything from the chances of online poker becoming legal on both the federal and state level to his opinion as to why the NFL seems to have backed down in its opposition to legalized Internet poker.
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 09/15/2010 - 20:23
Arizona’s Goldwater Bank has agreed to forfeit $733,804 to U.S. authorities. The bank is alleged to have processed the funds for online poker room PokerStars.com. The deal was made with the Troubled Asset Relief Program since Goldwater Bank received some $2.5 million in TARP money.
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 09/15/2010 - 19:07
Sit & Go’s will be twice as nice this Saturday and Sunday at UB.com, because the leading online poker site is unleashing an entire weekend of double UltimatePoints awarded around the clock, from 00:00 ET on Saturday, September 18th until 23:59 ET on Sunday, September 19th.
Submitted by C Costigan on Tue, 09/14/2010 - 18:45
Is the controversial online player known as Isildur1 lurking around the bigger games on PokerStars. This rumor, as first reported by highstakesdb.com is making the rounds online and is being fueled by the absence of the unknown pro at the site where he gained his notoriety.
Submitted by C Costigan on Tue, 09/14/2010 - 14:56
DoylesRoom.com today announced that the only online poker site endorsed by Doyle Brunson is now one of the Cake Poker Network’s premium partners, a move that will benefit DoylesRoom’s player base while allowing the online poker site to focus its efforts on further expanding its operations.
Submitted by C Costigan on Mon, 09/13/2010 - 23:05
The BBC this past weekend featured an in depth investigation into the world of online poker cheating and collusion. This past summer, the world’s largest online poker room, PokerStars.com, found itself at the center of a firestorm involving “Chinese collusion”
Submitted by C Costigan on Mon, 09/13/2010 - 10:01
Once heavily opposed to legalized online poker, Harrah’s Entertainment is revealed to have spent over $1 million lobbying in favor of a bill authored by Congressman Barney Frank that would essentially license Internet poker rooms in the United States.
Submitted by C Costigan on Sun, 09/12/2010 - 21:59
While most of us remember 9/11, and more specifically 9/11/2001, for the tragedy that occurred on that day, it was also on this date that PokerStars.com, now the largest online poker room in the world, was born.
Submitted by C Costigan on Sat, 09/11/2010 - 23:08
Gambling911.com Senior International Correspondent Jenny Woo sat down with Safe and Secure Initiative (www.safeandsecureig.org) founder Michael Waxman, who has been at the forefront of pushing for legalized online poker and gambling in general.
Submitted by C Costigan on Thu, 09/09/2010 - 18:57
As Gambling911.com has previously reported based on numbers it believes to be accurate for Victory Poker’s customer base, a 250 to 300 player rise is widely anticipated at Cake Poker since Victory moved to that network last week.
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 21:20
Online pokerplayer KAPPIT from Ferris, Texas has 218,115reasons to be thankful for her losing hand yesterday at UB.com, which immediately set off the Bad Beat Jackpot ("BBJ") bells to the tune of $670,575.38
Submitted by C Costigan on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 19:05
Shannon Elizabeth (Fadal), the pretty face of Merge Poker’s Carbon Poker marquee brand (previously with Full Tilt Poker) and even better body from the hit film American Pie, can still reel them in based on searches to the Gambling911.com website.
Submitted by C Costigan on Tue, 09/07/2010 - 20:53
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