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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winner of 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winner of 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. concluded its 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open (LHPO) Wednesday. Besting 843 entries in the WPT NLH Championship, Brian Altman, of Boston, Mass. made history by winning his second career WPT LHPO title for $482,636 plus a $15,000 entry into the season-ending Baccarat Crystal WPT Tournament of Champions.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/23/2020

Anonymous Claims Alleged Poker Cheater Mike Postle Played at Other Casinos

Anonymous Claims Alleged Poker Cheater Mike Postle Played at Other Casinos

Rounder Life magazine has continued its ‘investigation’ into the Mike Postle scandal by publishing an article that claims an ‘unnamed’ manager at an ‘unnamed’ casino played ‘hundreds of hours’ against the alleged cheat…

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/20/2020

Online Super Series Cub3d IX Returns February 9th to March 8th

Online Super Series Cub3d IX Returns February 9th to March 8th

Americas Cardroom has your Online Super Series Cub3d IX returning February 9th to March 8th.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/20/2020

California Attorney General Orders Shutdown of Magnolia Card Room

California Attorney General Orders Shutdown of Magnolia Card Room

Attorney General Xavier Becerra has ordered the shutdown of a California card room out of concerns that the establishment is ‘seriously underfunded’ and will be unable to pay poker players.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/10/2020

Ho Yeah! Winstar World Resort and Maria Ho on How to Play Pai Gow Poker

Learn the basics from WinStar World Casino and Resort Ambassador and Pro Card Player, the amazing Maria Ho.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2020

Latest Poker News

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2020

ACR Launches Blitz Bonus Builder

ACR Launches Blitz Bonus Builder

If your New Year’s resolution is to make more money in 2020, The Americas Cardroom Blitz Bonus Builder promo is a great way to start.  From January 1st until January 10th, you’ll earn $10 bonus cash for every 250 Blitz Poker hands you’re dealt.  Earn up to $100 bonus cash daily ($1,000 total).

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/30/2019

PokerStars Winter Series 2020: 84 Events, Buy-ins Starting at $5.50, $50 Mil in Prizes

PokerStars Winter Series 2020: 84 Events, Buy-ins Starting at $5.50, $50 Mil in Prizes

PokerStars this week announced over 80 events will take place from now through January 13 in its Winter Series 2020 extravaganza with $50 million in prizes guaranteed.  The odds of winning the $5,200 Winter Series Main Event were set at 50 in 1,000,000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/29/2019

Americas Cardroom News - CEO Issues Important Message to the Poker Community

Americas Cardroom News

Americas Cardroom always offers regular updates, promos and top tournaments.  Below you will find all the latest company news.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/28/2019

Poker News Updates December 2, 2019: Alex Foxen Wins Record-Breaking WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic Main Event

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Monday December 23, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/23/2019

Real Grinders Founder - A Heinous Crime & Cover-Up

Real Grinders founder Raymond Davis requested a new judge this past week in his case involving child abuse.  Davis denies the allegations.  He was arrested earlier this year.  The warrant was issued three years prior.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Dec/15/2019

Americas Cardroom’s $6 Million Venom Sets Record as Biggest Poker Tournament in Site History

San Jose, Costa Rica –  Another one for the record books. Americas Cardroom’s $6 Million Venom ended last night in spectacular fashion with a record-setting $6,740,000 prize pool — blowing way past the $6 Million that was guaranteed. Online poker player ‘galodoido13’ was the winner, earning $1,039,982.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/12/2019

Poker News Updates December 10, 2019: Americas Cardroom to Offer Line on Phil Galfond Challenge

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Tuesday December 10, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/10/2019

Winner of Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open 2019 Announced

Winner of Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open 2019 Announced

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - At the conclusion of the Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” (RRPO), it’s Milen Stefanov of Varna, Bulgaria who walks away with $545,070 after winning first place in the $3,500 World Poker Tour (WPT) Championship.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/05/2019

Poker News Updates December 5, 2019: Top 5 Angle Shots of All Time

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Wednesday December 4, 2019. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/05/2019

Poker News Updates December 4, 2019: $6 Million Venom Down to Wire

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Wednesday December 4, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/04/2019

Poker News Updates December 2, 2019: Coral Poker Moving to PartyPoker Network

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Friday December 2, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/02/2019

MICBET Debuts Bitcoin, TETHER Online Poker Room

MICbet has just launched its new crypto-online Web poker room.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/30/2019

Poker News Updates November 29, 2019: ACR Introducing New Tournament Structure $100 GTD for only $0.48 + $0.02

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Friday November 29, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/29/2019

Former WPT Champ Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

A poker pro who has cashed out over a million in live tournament winnings this week plead guilty to embezzlement.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/28/2019

Poker News Updates November 28, 2019: $6 Mil Venom Chip Leads

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Thursday November 28, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/28/2019

The $6 Million Venom Kicks Off Today - November 27, 2019

The $6 Million Venom Kicks Off Today - November 27, 2019

The biggest tournament in ACR history is a multi-day event. It features four separate Day 1 options. A million bucks guaranteed for first place.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/27/2019

Poker News Updates November 27, 2019: MPN to Close May 2020

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Wednesday November 27, 2019. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/27/2019

Can I Play on Global Poker From California?

Can I Play on Global Poker From California?

GlobalPoker.com is available to those living in the state of California for real money.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/26/2019

Why Knowing Your Poker Image Matters at the Table

First off, we’re not talking about your poker face, the rock-still, expressionless stare into space that leaves no clues as to what cards you’ve got. We’re talking about your poker image, and that’s an entirely different thing. Here, we’ll explain why you should be looking at yourself just as much as at your opponents.

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/22/2019

Poker News Updates November 22, 2019: Mass Exodus at PokerStars

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Friday November 22, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/22/2019

Poker News Updates November 21, 2019: Negreanu Joins GGPoker

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Thursday November 21, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/21/2019

Brother of Poker Pro Charged With Federal Crime in Gambling Probe

Brother of Poker Pro Charged With Federal Crime in Gambling Probe

The brother of a successful poker pro has been charged with a federal crime in connection to a years long investigation into illegal gambling.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/20/2019

Poker News Updates November 19, 2019

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Tuesday November 19, 2019. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/19/2019

PokerStars Announces Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker

PokerStars Announces Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker

Those located within the borders of Pennsylvania will be able to participate on PokerStars upcoming online tournament, the Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker (PACOOP).

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/19/2019

Breaking News

Draftkings Mired in Controversy Over Ex-Bachelor Collusion Claims: Updates Standings

Draftkings Mired in Controversy Over Ex-Bachelor Collusion Claims: Updates Standings

Fantasy Sports behemoth DraftKings has come under intensive scrutiny after it was revealed that two former "Bachelor" contestants may have engaged in collusion as a means of winning first place in a recent contest.

Gambling and Sports Betting News January 25, 2020: SI Looks at the Vibrant Life of Sports Betting Behind Bars

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday January 25, 2020.

What is the Ideal Block Size and Fee Cost?

What is the Ideal Block Size and Fee Cost?

Markets are better at deciding what block sizes and fee costs should be.  Leave it up to the miners and users, not development committees.