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Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria
Philip Conneller - June 29th, 2015

Daniel Negreanu ruffled some feathers at the Tournament Directors Association (TDA) General Summit at Aria in Las Vegas over the weekend, delivering an address that must have left some members regretting inviting such an outspoken player into their midst. Negreanu was there to address some important points about the penalties that have, he feels, become […]

PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol

PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol

Philip Conneller - June 29th, 2015

PokerStars’ second foray into the world of pop-up restauranteering will open in Bristol, UK, from July 27 to 29. And yes, while you might have imagined that a PokerStars pop-up had something to do with online advertising, it is, in fact, a poker-themed dining experience, a gambling-culinary mash-up, to promote the Bristol leg of the […]

WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2

WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2

Ed Scimia - June 29th, 2015

Dan Colman is as close to a force of nature as anyone in the nosebleed world of high stakes poker, and his legend may be about to continue. The man who’s scored almost $23 million in live tournament cashes already at the tender age of 23 is leading the High Roller for One Drop as […]

Eli Elezra Mansion Up For Grab, If You Have $2 Million To Spare

Eli Elezra Mansion Up For Grab, If You Have $2 Million To Spare

Devin O'Connor - June 28th, 2015

Eli Elezra, the former Full Tilt poker pro who was a regular on High Stakes Poker, is reportedly putting his Las Vegas home up for sale. Priced at just under $2 million, the 8,842-square-foot luxury house is situated in The Fountains community in Green Valley, Henderson in Nevada. Real estate giants, Vegas One Realty, have […]

WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice

WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice

Ed Scimia - June 28th, 2015

The World Series of Poker’s annual celebration of women’s poker, the Ladies Championship, will crown a winner on Sunday. But the first female winner of the series came one night earlier, when a screenwriter from Los Angeles beat some of poker’s best in one of the toughest tests of the entire WSOP. The $1,500 Dealers […]

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Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria
Philip Conneller June 29th, 2015
Daniel Negreanu ruffled some feathers at the Tournament Directors Association (TDA) General Summit at Aria in Las Vegas over the weekend, delivering an add...
WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2 WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2
Ed Scimia June 29th, 2015
Dan Colman is as close to a force of nature as anyone in the nosebleed world of high stakes poker, and his legend may be about to continue. The man whoR...
WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event
Ed Scimia June 27th, 2015
Ben Yu had a solid WSOP track record before yesterday, but he’s now taken that record to a new level with his first WSOP tournament take down. The Wo...
WSOP Day 31: Mike Gorodinsky Takes Poker Players Championship Gold WSOP Day 31: Mike Gorodinsky Takes Poker Players Championship Gold
Ed Scimia June 26th, 2015
Mike Gorodinsky had come close to winning a bracelet twice this year at the World Series of Poker, first losing to Phil Hellmuth heads up in the $10,000 Ra...
Eli Elezra Mansion Up For Grab, If You Have $2 Million To Spare Eli Elezra Mansion Up For Grab, If You Have $2 Million To Spare
Devin O'Connor June 28th, 2015
Eli Elezra, the former Full Tilt poker pro who was a regular on High Stakes Poker, is reportedly putting his Las Vegas home up for sale. Priced at just und...
Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman
Philip Conneller June 26th, 2015
Many might have wondered why Bryan Micon, whose Bitcoin-only poker site Seals with Clubs (SwC) had been under legal scrutiny along with the man himself, wo...
Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Merger Talks Could Mean Big Business for Online Poker Branches Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Merger Talks Could Mean Big Business for Online Poker Branches
Daniel Smyth June 23rd, 2015
Ladbrokes and Gala Coral, two of the UK’s leading bookmakers, are considering a possible merger and it could have an impact on the online poker scene...
David Baazov Wins Vote Of Confidence From Amaya Shareholders David Baazov Wins Vote Of Confidence From Amaya Shareholders
Ed Scimia June 23rd, 2015
If Amaya’s shareholders are concerned about the direction that the company is headed in, they certainly didn’t show it at the company’s annual meetin...
Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman
Philip Conneller June 26th, 2015
Many might have wondered why Bryan Micon, whose Bitcoin-only poker site Seals with Clubs (SwC) had been under legal scrutiny along with the man himself, wo...
Rep. Joe Barton Makes Another Push for US Online Poker Freedom Rep. Joe Barton Makes Another Push for US Online Poker Freedom
Daniel Smyth June 26th, 2015
Online poker players in the US received a mini-boost this week courtesy of Texan Republican and House of Representatives member, Joe Barton. The pro-online...
Lindsey Graham Sneaks RAWA into Adjourned Congress, PPA Slams Timing Lindsey Graham Sneaks RAWA into Adjourned Congress, PPA Slams Timing
Philip Conneller June 25th, 2015
RAWA, aka the Restoration of America’s Wire Act, was quietly introduced to the Senate by GOP presidential hopeful Lindsey Graham on Wednesday. The bill, ...
Pro-PokerStars Coalition in California Pushes Online Poker Regulation with Radio Ad Campaign Pro-PokerStars Coalition in California Pushes Online Poker Regulation with Radio Ad Campaign
Philip Conneller June 24th, 2015
A new PokerStars coalition has initiated a radio ad campaign in California, one that urges residents of the Golden State to embrace online poker regulation...
Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria
Philip Conneller June 29th, 2015
Daniel Negreanu ruffled some feathers at the Tournament Directors Association (TDA) General Summit at Aria in Las Vegas over the weekend, delivering an add...
PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol
Philip Conneller June 29th, 2015
PokerStars’ second foray into the world of pop-up restauranteering will open in Bristol, UK, from July 27 to 29. And yes, while you might have imagined t...
WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2 WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2
Ed Scimia June 29th, 2015
Dan Colman is as close to a force of nature as anyone in the nosebleed world of high stakes poker, and his legend may be about to continue. The man whoR...
WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice
Ed Scimia June 28th, 2015
The World Series of Poker’s annual celebration of women’s poker, the Ladies Championship, will crown a winner on Sunday. But the first female winner of...
PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol PokerStars’ “All-in Kitchen” Pop-up Restaurant Heads To Bristol
Philip Conneller June 29th, 2015
PokerStars’ second foray into the world of pop-up restauranteering will open in Bristol, UK, from July 27 to 29. And yes, while you might have imagined t...
Phil Ivey And Tom Dwan (Kind Of) Promote Six-Plus Hold’em Phil Ivey And Tom Dwan (Kind Of) Promote Six-Plus Hold’em
Daniel Smyth June 19th, 2015
Phil Ivey and Tom Dwan, both high stakes legends in their own right, appear to have found a new poker variant to satisfy their competitive urges. Known as ...
YouTube Challenges Twitch TV With YouTube Gaming YouTube Challenges Twitch TV With YouTube Gaming
Philip Conneller June 16th, 2015
YouTube has issued a direct challenge Twitch TV with the announcement of a new standalone app specifically for gamers, scheduled to debut in the US and UK ...
NFL Bars Miami Dolphins Players from Poker Tournament  NFL Bars Miami Dolphins Players from Poker Tournament 
Philip Conneller June 12th, 2015
The NFL has been flexing its muscles over its strict anti-gambling stance, which extends, apparently, to barring football players from entering poker tourn...
WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event
Ed Scimia June 27th, 2015
Ben Yu had a solid WSOP track record before yesterday, but he’s now taken that record to a new level with his first WSOP tournament take down. The Wo...
WSOP Day 31: Mike Gorodinsky Takes Poker Players Championship Gold WSOP Day 31: Mike Gorodinsky Takes Poker Players Championship Gold
Ed Scimia June 26th, 2015
Mike Gorodinsky had come close to winning a bracelet twice this year at the World Series of Poker, first losing to Phil Hellmuth heads up in the $10,000 Ra...
WSOP Day 30: Poker Players Championship at Final Table, David Baker Leads WSOP Day 30: Poker Players Championship at Final Table, David Baker Leads
Ed Scimia June 25th, 2015
The Poker Players Championship will be the big focus today, as it heads towards a winner with David Baker holding the lead at start of day. But that’...
WSOP Day 29: 70 Year Old Jon Andlovec Conquers First Super Seniors at WSOP 2015 WSOP Day 29: 70 Year Old Jon Andlovec Conquers First Super Seniors at WSOP 2015
Ed Scimia June 24th, 2015
Jon Andlovec is proof that older poker players still have game. The 70-year-old from Nevada is now the proud owner of the very first Super Seniors gold bra...
Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria Daniel Negreanu Takes on TDA with General Summit Address at Aria
Philip Conneller June 29th, 2015
Daniel Negreanu ruffled some feathers at the Tournament Directors Association (TDA) General Summit at Aria in Las Vegas over the weekend, delivering an add...
WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2 WSOP Day 34: Dan Colman Leading High Roller for One Drop Going Into Day 2
Ed Scimia June 29th, 2015
Dan Colman is as close to a force of nature as anyone in the nosebleed world of high stakes poker, and his legend may be about to continue. The man whoR...
WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice WSOP Day 33: Carol Fuchs Scores Upset Win in Dealers Choice
Ed Scimia June 28th, 2015
The World Series of Poker’s annual celebration of women’s poker, the Ladies Championship, will crown a winner on Sunday. But the first female winner of...
WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event WSOP Day 32: Ben Yu Wins First World Series Bracelet in $10K Limit Holdem Event
Ed Scimia June 27th, 2015
Ben Yu had a solid WSOP track record before yesterday, but he’s now taken that record to a new level with his first WSOP tournament take down. The Wo...
Brian Hastings Allegedly Used VPN To Play On PokerStars In America Brian Hastings Allegedly Used VPN To Play On PokerStars In America
Daniel Smyth June 27th, 2015
Brian Hastings, the high-stakes US poker pro who took down two WSOP bracelets this month, has allegedly been playing on PokerStars in the US. Hastings is ...
Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman Bryan Micon Plea Deal Could Mean Probation and $25K Fine Only for Former Seals with Clubs Chairman
Philip Conneller June 26th, 2015
Many might have wondered why Bryan Micon, whose Bitcoin-only poker site Seals with Clubs (SwC) had been under legal scrutiny along with the man himself, wo...
Former SWC Chairman Bryan Micon Returning to Las Vegas to Face NGC Charge Former SWC Chairman Bryan Micon Returning to Las Vegas to Face NGC Charge
Philip Conneller June 22nd, 2015
Bryan Micon, the poker player and former chairman of Bitcoin online poker site Seals with Clubs, is expected to return to the US this week to face a charge...
Erick Lindgren Files for Bankruptcy In Face Of PokerStars Lawsuit Erick Lindgren Files for Bankruptcy In Face Of PokerStars Lawsuit
Philip Conneller June 18th, 2015
Erick Lindgren has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in three years, according to Bloomberg. Earlier this year it emerged that the player was being ...

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