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PokerStars Launches Massive TV Ad Campaign Featuring Soccer Superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar Jr

PokerStars Launches Massive TV Ad Campaign Featuring Soccer Superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar Jr

Ed Scimia - August 3rd, 2015
PokerStars has been picking up international sports stars lately in the same way many kids used to collect baseball cards, especially when it comes to soccer players. The online poker […]
NASCAR Drivers Take Part in Charity Poker Tournament

NASCAR Drivers Take Part in Charity Poker Tournament

Ed Scimia - August 1st, 2015
NASCAR drivers are known for pushing themselves and their cars to the limits on racetracks across the country. But on Thursday night, the stars of NASCAR were racing chips rather […]
Jim Gilmore Joins Race for Republican Presidential Nomination

Jim Gilmore Joins Race for Republican Presidential Nomination

Ed Scimia - July 30th, 2015
If the race for the Republican presidential nomination was a circus (and there are plenty who would argue that this isn’t a terrible description), this is about the time when […]
PokerStars Launches Lads Night In Charity Initiative

PokerStars Launches Lads Night In Charity Initiative

Ed Scimia - July 29th, 2015
From One Drop to disaster relief, we have all seen how poker events can be a great way to bring awareness and money to charitable efforts. That connection is about […]
PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

Ed Scimia - July 29th, 2015
PokerStars MicroMillions has never been the highest-profile online tournament series. After all, as the “Micro” in its name would suggest, the stakes aren’t nearly as high as in the World […]
New Jersey Online Poker Traffic Trending Upward

New Jersey Online Poker Traffic Trending Upward

Ed Scimia - July 28th, 2015
New Jersey has seen gradual improvements in its online gambling numbers in recent months, but that success hasn’t been enjoyed equally across all games. Online poker has failed to capitalize […]
New York Lawmaker Writes Op-Ed Against RAWA

New York Lawmaker Writes Op-Ed Against RAWA

Ed Scimia - July 27th, 2015
As the Restoration of Wire Act continues to wait for potential action in Congress, it has become clear that state lawmakers are pretty much on one side of the issue. […]
Phil Ivey Countersuing Borgata Over Disputed Baccarat Winnings

Phil Ivey Countersuing Borgata Over Disputed Baccarat Winnings

Ed Scimia - July 24th, 2015
Phil Ivey and the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City are locked in a battle over $9.6 million in baccarat winnings, one that is far more dramatic than the high-stakes table […]
Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Announce Merger

Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Announce Merger

Ed Scimia - July 24th, 2015
The world of sports betting is getting a new giant, one that will now be the biggest bookmaker in the United Kingdom. Betting companies Ladbrokes and Gala Coral have officially […]
MIT Offering Free Poker Class Online

MIT Offering Free Poker Class Online

Ed Scimia - July 23rd, 2015
If you want to improve your poker game, there is an endless supply of books, videos, forums and online streams out there that can help you take your skills to […]
Matt Glantz Briefly Blocked by Jack Effel after WSOP Criticisms

Matt Glantz Briefly Blocked by Jack Effel after WSOP Criticisms

Ed Scimia - July 22nd, 2015
Matt Glantz has never been shy about sharing his opinions on how things could be improved in the game of poker, including at the World Series of Poker. That outspoken […]