Poker

Stalling on the Bubble Addressed by Tournament Directors Association

Is stalling on the bubble really cheating?

While some players believe it's a good strategy, others say it's akin to cheating.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/29/2022

Matt Savage Massive Pay Day Resididual for "Lucky You" Film Cameo Finally Arrives

Matt Savage Massive Pay Day Resididual for "Lucky You" Film Cameo Finally Arrives

You won't believe how much these Hollywood film cameos pay!!!

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/29/2022

Poker Pro Kenna James Teams Up With Ape Poker

Poker Pro Kenna James Teams Up With Ape Poker

James, who got his Start dealing at Hollywood Park Casino in Los Angeles in 1996, has 20 poker titles under his belt already and is considered one of the top experts in the game.

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/29/2022

Massive Cashout for Americas Cardroom Poker Pro Ebony Kenney: One of Largest for a Female Player Ever

Massive Cashout for Americas Cardroom Poker Pro Ebony Kenney: One of Largest for a Female Player Ever

Kenney won $1.7 Million in the Coin Rivet Invitational Poker Tournament and becomes one of the winningest women in poker.

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/14/2022

The OSS CUB3D ENCORE $20 Million GTD to Take Place Sept.04th-26th

The OSS CUB3D ENCORE $20 Million GTD to Take Place Sept.04th-26th

Included is a $1 Million Main Event on Sunday, September 18th ($630 buy-in) and September 25th ($2,650 buy-in). There are also three big multi-flight tourneys.

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/01/2022

Americas Cardroom Celebrates 21 Great Years With 21 Going to Uruguay Resort

Americas Cardroom Celebrates 21 Great Years

Players will not only win a $5,000 dream poker vacation, but they will also be invited to a VIP Party with the ACR Pros as part of the 21st Anniversary Celebration!

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/23/2022

Illegal Poker Den Took in Up to $2,000 a Night

Illegal Poker Den Took in Up to $2,000 a Night

Named in the warrant was one David B. Stern, 31, of Thomaston.  He was known by the name "The Club Hou$e" and would regularly promote the games through the Facebook group, CT Valley Poker Players. 

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/18/2022

Mike Matusow Wants to do a Podcast Where He Smokes Pot and Takes Phone Calls

Mike Matusow Wants to do a Podcast Where He Smokes Pot and Takes Phone Calls

He's also doing a Q&A on Reddit called "Ask Me Anything".....and as one would expect, it's turning into a bit of a trainwreck.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/16/2022

Poker Legend Molly Bloom to Host €10,000 'Molly's Game' at SBC Summit Barcelona

Poker Legend Molly Bloom to Host €10,000 'Molly's Game' at SBC Summit Barcelona

The real life author and organiser of high-stakes celebrity poker games that inspired the film "Molly's Game" will be delivering a keynote speech and host an exclusive €10,000 invitational poker tournament.

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/11/2022

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

For the seventh consecutive year, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) concluded with the crowning of The Big 4 champions at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/10/2022

Natural8 Poker Ambassador kitty kuo Wants New Boyfriend: "Only Need to See 5 Times a Year" and "No Franch"

Natural8 Poker Ambassador kitty kuo Wants New Boyfriend

At the conclusion of this year's World Series of Poker we learned that Asia's largest online poker room, Natural8, ambassador Kitty Kuo was publicly seeking a new boyfriend....but her busy schedule might not allow for it.  Not to mention she's a little picky.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/10/2022

The Mouth Speaks Out About Mar-A-Lago Raid: "Better Have Goods or Trump Will Win in Massive Landslide in 2024"

The Mouth Speaks Out About Mar-A-Lago Raid

Plus poker player Dan Shak charged with ‘spoofing’ precious metals markets

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/09/2022

The Mouth Takes on Poker Pro, Economist Andrew Barber: "I Don’t Think You’re an ***hole, I Just Think You’re Brainwashed"

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow, one of poker's most successful players, has been ranting over the past 48 hours about everything from anti-Trumpism, President Joe Biden running for re-election in 2024, the WSOP failure to punish player who are tardy to tournament events and puberty blockers?

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Aug/06/2022

To Tip or Not to Tip the World Series of Poker Dealer

To Tip or Not to Tip the World Series of Poker Dealer

The question of the day: "You win the WSOP Main Event for $10,000,000 and have 56% of yourself. How much do you tip? 2.025% of the prize-pool was withheld for staff ($1,754,257) outside of the rake ($4,093,267)?"

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/27/2022

CardPlayer Publisher Barry Shulman Rushed to ER

CardPlayer Publisher Barry Shulman Rushed to ER

Plus former Detroit Red Wings forward Bobby Ryan arrested and Mega Millions winning numbers drawing yields no jackpot winner, tops $1 billion and that is tied for second largest ever.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/27/2022

The OSS Cub3d returns at America's Cardroom

The OSS Cub3d returns at America's Cardroom

We're just days away from the return of Cub3d at America's Cardroom with $25 Million Guaranteed from July 31st to August 29th.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/26/2022

Prosecutors: Woman Left 3 kids Alone in Car for Hours While She Played Poker in Casino

Prosecutors: Woman Left 3 kids Alone in Car for Hours While She Played Poker in Casino

Icese Laporsha Simmons has been charged with child neglect.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/20/2022

The OSS Cub3d Returns With $25 Million GTD

The OSS Cub3d Returns With $25 Million GTD

Each of the three series has its own Main Event, and there are usually multiple $1 Million GTD tourneys in the mix (with varying buy-ins) and a $2.5 Million GTD tourney.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/19/2022

Are Any of the Poker Training Sites Worth It? Plus Brunson Still Bluffing at 88

Plus Thomas Somach has his "Play of the Century" for Tuesday night's MLB All Star Game (2022) and we look at a story of successful angling that "involves no modeling, no steam-chasing, no inside info".

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/19/2022

Espen Jorstad Wins 2022 WSOP Main Event ($10,000,000)

Espen Jorstad Wins 2022 WSOP Main Event ($10,000,000)

Espen Jorstad has conquered Australian Adrian Attenborough heads-up to top a field of 8,663 players and walk away with a cool $10,000 in the WSOP Main Event Sunday.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/17/2022

Hellmuth Celebrates His 58th Birthday, WSOP Main Event Down to Three

The 2022 WSOP Main Event is down to three, none of whom hail from the USA.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/16/2022

Jinho Hong Wins 2022 WSOP Hall of Fame Bounty Tournament

Jinho Hong Wins 2022 WSOP Hall of Fame Bounty Tournament

Plus Main Event field reduced to 43 with Jeffrey Farnes leading the pack heading into Wednesday's play.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/13/2022

Layne Flack Inducted Into the Poker Hall of Fame

Layne Flack Inducted Into the Poker Hall of Fame

Matt Savage had said the odds were 1-1000000 ahead of Sunday's induction.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/10/2022

2022 WSOP Main Event: We're in the Money and Six Former Champs Still Remain

The former champs still in include: Six of those playing beyond the bubble just happen to be former champs, including our friend, Americas Cardroom ambassador Chris Moneymaker: Koray Aldemir (537,000), Damian Salas (405,000), John Cynn (343,000), Chris Moneymaker (268,000), Ryan Riess (243,000) and Greg Merson (168,000).

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/10/2022

Bradley Anderson Wins Event #72 $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo For $195,565

Bradley Anderson Wins Event #72 $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo For $195,565

Bradley Anderson has won Event #72 $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo to win his first WSOP Gold Bracelet and the big cash prize of $195,565.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/10/2022

Flack Favored to Make Poker Hall of Fame

The Poker Hall of Fame will announce on Sunday who its newest member is, with 10 nominees for this year.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jul/09/2022

Quincy Borland Wins WSOP $1,000 Million Dollar Bounty: Hellmuth Arrives as Darth Vader

Matusow mocks the Poker Brat's costume.  " Use black marker thats says idiot across face will be a better costume!"

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/07/2022

Sean Troha Wins Event #69: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship ($1,246,770)

Sean Troha Wins Event #69: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship ($1,246,770)

The biggest $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship in the history of the World Series of Poker attracted a record attendance of 683 unique entries

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/06/2022

Poker Hall of Fame is Really a Hall of Shame as Many Members Have Checkered Pasts

Poker Hall of Fame is Really a Hall of Shame as Many Members Have Checkered Pasts

Among the members are a child molester, a safecracker who served time in prison, a casino cheat, a drug addict, a mob boss and a racist who dressed in blackface.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jul/04/2022

$10 Million GTD Venom Returns

$10 Million GTD Venom Returns

$10 million guaranteed — ties Americas Cardroom's biggest tourney ever

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/04/2022

Breaking News

Are the FSU Seminoles a good bet versus Wake Forest this week?

Should I Bet the FSU Seminoles in College Football This Week?

The Florida Seminoles have been hot for gamblers to start the 2022 season.

Bet the Texas A&M Aggies in 2022

Should I Bet the Texas A&M Aggies in College Football This Week?

The Texas A&M Aggies were embarassed by App State in Week 2 but have otherwise looked good.

Phils Favored Over Brew for Wild Card: Mets, Braves Tossup for Weekend Series But Not Division

Phils Favored Over Brew for Wild Card: Mets, Braves Tossup for Weekend Series But Not Division

(Panama City) - On the heels of a five-game skid (and losers of 7 of 10 overall), Philadelphia is in jeopardy of losing the race for the third and final Wild Card spot to Milwaukee.