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Poker Central to Open Studio on Las Vegas Strip, Fans Can Watch High Stakes Events, ESports Live

Poker Central to Open Studio on Las Vegas Strip, Fans Can Watch High Stakes Events, ESports Live

Jon Sofen - April 10th, 2018

Poker Central will soon have its own 10,000-square-foot broadcast studio where up to 300 fans can watch live PokerGo subscription events, as well as esports. The studio — which officially […]

Retired NFL Rusher Clinton Portis Agrees to Pay Back Borgata $190K Gambling Debt

Retired NFL Rusher Clinton Portis Agrees to Pay Back Borgata $190K Gambling Debt

Jon Sofen - April 7th, 2018

A former all-pro running back can’t run from a gambling debt. After more than seven years of legal wrangling, NFL star Clinton Portis has agreed to a payment plan with […]

Richard Branson Buys Las Vegas Hard Rock, Bringing Virgin Hotels to Sin City

Richard Branson Buys Las Vegas Hard Rock, Bringing Virgin Hotels to Sin City

Daniel Smyth - April 2nd, 2018

Richard Branson and his Virgin brand are set to take up residence in Las Vegas after the British billionaire announced his takeover of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Partnering […]

Card Maker Gemaco Found Liable in $10.1 Million Phil Ivey-Borgata Case, for $27

Card Maker Gemaco Found Liable in $10.1 Million Phil Ivey-Borgata Case, for $27

Jon Sofen - March 30th, 2018

The maker of the cards Phil Ivey used to help win $10 million in a series of baccarat sessions in 2012 at Borgata in Atlantic City is only liable for […]

Tiffany Michelle to Host New Livestream Cash Game Show at Gardens Casino in LA

Tiffany Michelle to Host New Livestream Cash Game Show at Gardens Casino in LA

Jon Sofen - March 28th, 2018

Gardens Casino in Los Angeles will join the livestreaming craze tonight, Wednesday, March 28, when it launches the premier episode of “Gardens Poker Night,” a celebrity cash game poker show […]

Sheldon Adelson Sells Sands Bethlehem for $1.3B, Before Legal Online Poker Arrives in Pennsylvania

Sheldon Adelson Sells Sands Bethlehem for $1.3B, Before Legal Online Poker Arrives in Pennsylvania

Daniel Smyth - March 9th, 2018

Las Vegas Sands Corp., the company owned and operated by anti-online poker billionaire Sheldon Adelson, is getting out of the casino business in Pennsylvania, unloading the successful Sands Bethlehem resort […]

Australia’s Crown Casino Faces Sanctions after Investigation Finds Slot Tampering

Australia’s Crown Casino Faces Sanctions after Investigation Finds Slot Tampering

Daniel Smyth - March 5th, 2018

Crown Casino, home of the Aussie Millions poker festival, is facing disciplinary action following allegations that it removed buttons from more than 2,000 slot machines. According to a statement by […]

Double or Nothing? Video Shows Jake Cody Betting Entire $60K Tourney Win on Roulette Spin

Double or Nothing? Video Shows Jake Cody Betting Entire $60K Tourney Win on Roulette Spin

Daniel Smyth - February 26th, 2018

Poker pro Jake Cody has taken the word gamble to a new level after putting his entire tournament win on a single roulette bet. Following the conclusion of the £2,220 […]

Steve Wynn Resigns as CEO of His Own Company Amid Allegations of Coercive Sex with Employees

Steve Wynn Resigns as CEO of His Own Company Amid Allegations of Coercive Sex with Employees

Jon Sofen - February 7th, 2018

It took Steve Wynn more than three decades to build a casino empire that forever changed the face of Las Vegas, and less than two weeks to see his stature […]

Armed Robbery at Seminole Hard Rock in Tampa, Suspect Still at Large

Armed Robbery at Seminole Hard Rock in Tampa, Suspect Still at Large

Daniel Smyth - February 2nd, 2018

An armed robber at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tampa, Florida, has made make off with a bundle of cash according to local reports. Taking place in […]

Atlantic City to Transform Shuttered Revel into Ocean Resort Casino: Will a New Poker Room Emerge?

Atlantic City to Transform Shuttered Revel into Ocean Resort Casino: Will a New Poker Room Emerge?

Chad Holloway - January 15th, 2018

The Revel Casino lost its poker room in August of 2013, a full year before the doomed property, which had once been deemed the future for chic gaming in Atlantic […]