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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.

PPPoker Said to be Insolvent, a Ponzi Scheme Claims Pro Chase Bianchi

PPPoker Said to be Insolvent, a Ponzi Scheme Claims Pro Chase Bianchi

Poker pro Chase Bianchi has accused the PPPoker Internet poker room of essentially running a ponzi scheme.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/07/2019

2019 PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship Shatters Records

2019 PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship Shatters Records

PSPC prize pool swells to over $26 million to become PokerStars biggest live tournament ever

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/07/2019

Crypto Debit Card for Online Poker Introduced by Ternio

A new debit card will function similar to that provided by your own bank but tap into your crypto account.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/07/2019

Player Accuses 5Dimes Poker of Stealing $54K From Him

5Dimes Poker Theft

An individual claiming to be a three year customer of the popular Costa Rican online betting company 5Dimes says they cheated him out of $54,000 he says was won after hitting a bad beat jackpot.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/06/2019

Looks Like Dan Bilzerian Had a Grand Christmas - 'F*** You NBC'

Looks Like Dan Bilzerian Had a Grand Christmas - 'F*** You NBC'

Poker pro and Instagram sensation Dan Bilzerian followed up his Christmas holiday with a few choice words for NBC 'F*** you!" and went off on a tangent about the criminalization of marijuana via Twitter.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Mississippi, Alabama, South Carolina, Louisiana?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Mississippi, Alabama, South Carolina, Louisiana?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Alabama, South Carolina, Mississippi and Louisiana to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Nebraska to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Coral Poker Shuts Down Its Affiliate Program

Coral Poker Shuts Down Its Affiliate Program

Ladbrokes and Coral Poker have ended their affiliate program effective January 1.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Oregon, Idaho and Montana?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Oregon, Idaho and Montana?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Oregon, Idaho and Montana to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Colorado, Utah and New Mexico to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Oklahoma to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland or West Virginia to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Tennessee?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Tennessee?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Tennessee to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Arizona?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Arizona?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Arizona to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Washington State?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Washington State?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Washington State to play for real money on their website.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

2019 LA Poker Classic Schedule

2019 LA Poker Classic Schedule

The 2019 LA Poker Classic takes place January 16 through March 6.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Why I Should Play in the Aussie Millions 2019 - Explained in a Single Tweet

Why I Should Play in the Aussie Millions 2019 - Explained in a Single Tweet

Poker journalist Paul B Birman of Melbourne, Australia explains why poker players, pros and amateurs alike, should be in attendance at Aussie Millions 2019.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Devilfish Documentary: Where to Watch

Devilfish Documentary: Where to Watch

PartyPoker TV is set to premier a documentary on the famed late poker pro Dave "Devilfish" Ulliott.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

2019 MILLIONS LIVE Tour Freezeouts Introduced by PartyPoker

2019 LIVE MILLIONS Tour Freezeouts Introduced by PartyPoker

PartyPoker will be using a freezeout format for this year's MILLIONS LIVE tournament.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2019

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Florida?

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Florida?

There are currently no legal online poker sites based out of Florida.  Residents here can play at internationally licensed Web card rooms like Americas Cardroom, which is now celebrating two decades on the Web.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Texas?

Are There Legal Online Poker Sites in Texas?

There are currently no legal online poker sites based out of Texas.  Residents here can play at internationally licensed Web card rooms like Americas Cardroom, which is now celebrating two decades on the Web.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

2019 Aussie MIllions Schedule

2019 Aussie MIllions Schedule

The 2019 Aussie Millions will take place from 15 January to 4 February at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

2019 Staycation Weekend Series Schedule

2019 Staycation Weekend Series Schedule

The 2019 Staycation Weekend will take place from 11 January to 13 January at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, AZ.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

2019 WSOP Circuit - Sacramento Schedule

2019 WSOP Circuit - Sacramento Schedule

The 2019 WSOP Circuit Sacramento will take place from 10 January to 21 January at the Thunder Valley Casino and Resort.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

2019 WPTDeepStacks - Berlin Schedule

2019 WPTDeepStacks - Berlin Schedule

The 2019 WPTDeepStacks - Berlin takes place in Spielbank Berlin (Berlin) from 8 January to 14 January.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/05/2019

Daniel Negreanu Gets Engaged

This would be Negrean's second marriage.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/03/2019

200 Percent Free Cash Bonus Up to USD $1000 Announced at Americas Cardroom

200 Percent Free Cash Bonus Up to USD $1000 Announced at Americas Cardroom

Available in all U.S. states and around the world, Americas Cardroom has introduced its biggest cash bonus ever - 200% up to USD $1000 plus free cash every day for 20 days.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/02/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Virginia?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Virginia?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Virginia to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/01/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Michigan?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Michigan?

Hooray!  You can play online poker from Michigan, just not on PokerStars.  A host of international online poker sites are accessible from the state. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/01/2019

Can I Play on PokerStars From Georgia?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Georgia?

PokerStars forbids those from Georgia from playing for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/01/2019

Breaking News

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Now in Governor's Hands: Won't Tip Her Hat

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Now in Governor's Hands: Won't Tip Her Hat

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds declined Tuesday to tip her hand on whether she’ll sign a sports betting bill that’s passed its final legislative hurdle.

Tennessee on the Way to Becoming First Mobile Only Sports Betting State

Tennessee on the Way to Becoming First Mobile Only Sports Betting State

Lawmakers voted 58-37 to approve a sports betting bill that could make Tennessee the first state to offer mobile sports betting without any retail outlets such as sports books located at race tracks or casinos.

Can I Bet on NFL Games Online From Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont

While the US Supreme Court has now made sports betting legal in the Unite States, those residents of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont will not be able to bet the NFL in any of the state's casinos (or lack thereof) for the upcoming 2018 season.