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Tattoos and Poker Latest Lure as American Casinos Court Younger Customers

Tattoos and Poker Latest Lure as American Casinos Court Younger Customers

Daniel Smyth - February 7th, 2016

Tattoos, as we all know by now, are so hip as to be commonplace these days, and nowhere more so than among the Millenial generation. Once reserved for sailors and prisoners, in the last 20 years, tattoos have become downright mainstream. Now American casinos are using the popularity of the tattoo parlor, in conjunction with […]

PornHub Online Strip Poker and Casino Games Now Offered at Adult Video Website

PornHub Online Strip Poker and Casino Games Now Offered at Adult Video Website

Jon Sofen - February 5th, 2016

Mention “Pornhub” to many adults, and chances are, they will recognize the URL. Now one of the world’s most oft-visited porn sites has decided to make even better use of its popularity by launching an online casino. And yes, you guessed it: the sexy gambling site’s female dealers will be saving money on uniforms by […]

Annette Obrestad Dubbed Las Vegas Venetian Poker Room Ambassador, Questionable Choice to Many

Annette Obrestad Dubbed Las Vegas Venetian Poker Room Ambassador, Questionable Choice to Many

Jon Sofen - February 1st, 2016

Annette Obrestad was once known as something of a superhero to the online poker community. In her online prime, the self-confident young woman also came to represent the fresh face of women in poker: fearless, insightful, and able to hold her own at a table full of guys, whether virtual or land-based. But her latest […]

PokerStars Ambassador Neymar Junior Forced to Pay Back Taxes and Accrued Fines in Brazil

PokerStars Ambassador Neymar Junior Forced to Pay Back Taxes and Accrued Fines in Brazil

Jon Sofen - January 28th, 2016

Neymar Junior is one of the world’s brightest young athletes. That’s why PokerStars signed him on, along with fellow soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, to be a brand ambassador last year. At just 23 years old, Neymar has achieved a great deal of fame and adulation, and made millions of dollars to boot. But some of […]

Global Poker League Hourly Player Rate Announced, Teams Will Also Get Revenue Sharing

Global Poker League Hourly Player Rate Announced, Teams Will Also Get Revenue Sharing

Daniel Smyth - January 27th, 2016

The Global Poker League (GPL) has now outlined its drafted player compensation packages for Year One, following the recent announcement of its 12 franchises. Unlike many poker tournaments (excluding those that are made exclusively for TV), the GPL will actually be paying its players to put on a show for the masses. In the same […]

California DFS Bill Progresses, Closing in on State Legislation

California DFS Bill Progresses, Closing in on State Legislation

Jon Sofen - January 25th, 2016

A California DFS bill allowing websites such as FanDuel and DraftKings to legally operate within the state has now progressed through the state legislature. This bill would change how these major daily fantasy sports sites do business, however. DFS sites in California, if the bill passes, must receive approval from the state in order to […]

Phil Ivey Gets on the DFS Gravy Train with iTEAM Network, Hoping It Won’t Derail

Phil Ivey Gets on the DFS Gravy Train with iTEAM Network, Hoping It Won’t Derail

Philip Conneller - January 22nd, 2016

Poker superstar Phil Ivey, besides being a daunting player, has his ear to the ground regarding business opportunities as well. If there’s money to be made, Ivey is interested; after all, his annual legal bills alone must be the equivalent of some countries entire debt load. So it’s probably no surprise that Ivey has announced […]

Nevada Daily Fantasy Sports to Be Reviewed by Sandoval Gaming Policy Committee

Nevada Daily Fantasy Sports to Be Reviewed by Sandoval Gaming Policy Committee

Daniel Smyth - January 19th, 2016

The issue of Nevada Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) will be the topic of debate for the state’s Gaming Policy Committee in the coming weeks, thanks to Governor Brian Sandoval (R). The last time the committee was brought together was in 2012, when it met to discuss the regulation of iGaming and, in particular, online poker. […]

Poker Player Aaron Jones Wins DraftKings Fantasy Football World Championship for $5 Million

Poker Player Aaron Jones Wins DraftKings Fantasy Football World Championship for $5 Million

Philip Conneller - January 19th, 2016

Aaron Jones, known to the poker community as top online player “aejones,” has won the biggest daily fantasy sports (DFS) championship of all time, taking home a $5 million first prize. The DraftKings Fantasy Football World Championship (FFWC) was a monster of a competition, reflecting the explosion in popularity of DFS in 2015. Players spent […]

Chris Moneymaker to Kick Off Global Poker League as First Team Manager

Chris Moneymaker to Kick Off Global Poker League as First Team Manager

Jon Sofen - January 5th, 2016

Chris Moneymaker may not make headlines like he used to, but a new direction for the World Series of Poker Main Event champ should get a good bit of attention for the retired accountant. Moneymaker has been announced as the first-ever team manager for the Global Poker League (GPL) by the concept’s creator, Alex Dreyfus. […]

Poker Goes Sporting: How Sports Stars Helped Poker in 2015

Poker Goes Sporting: How Sports Stars Helped Poker in 2015

Daniel Smyth - December 25th, 2015

If there was one theme that seemed to dominate the headlines in 2015, it was the amount of love sports stars were getting from the leading poker operators. Although online poker and sports have always had something of a connection, things appeared to move up a gear this year with high profile signings from the […]