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MGM Springfield Massachusetts Poker Players Face Road Blocks, Poker Room Itself Faces Serious Competition

MGM Springfield Massachusetts Poker Players Face Road Blocks, Poker Room Itself Faces Serious Competition

Daniel Smyth - June 18th, 2018

The 20-table poker room going up at the MGM Springfield in Massachusetts is two months away from unveiling, and area poker players are undoubtedly itching to stack chips on the […]

New Jersey Governor Signs Sports Betting Bill, Wagering to Start on Thursday

New Jersey Governor Signs Sports Betting Bill, Wagering to Start on Thursday

CardsChat News Staff Writer - June 12th, 2018

New Jersey governor Phil Murphy signed a bill to regulate sports betting on Monday, allowing racetracks and casinos in the state to begin taking bets in a matter of days. […]

New Seminole Hard Rock Casino Taking Shape, Big Poker Part of Design (Video)

New Seminole Hard Rock Casino Taking Shape, Big Poker Part of Design (Video)

Daniel Smyth - June 11th, 2018

Just three months after construction began, the new Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, is taking shape, and people are taking notice of what will become home […]

Bart Hanson’s $200K Jackpot Reveals Unfavorable Odds of Finding Redemption through Video Poker

Bart Hanson’s $200K Jackpot Reveals Unfavorable Odds of Finding Redemption through Video Poker

CardsChat News Staff Writer - June 6th, 2018

It’s not a World Series bracelet, but it’s a heck of a consolation prize. Poker professional, author, and commentator Bart Hanson hit a video poker Royal Flush Jackpot this week worth […]

Delaware Opens New Era of American Sports Betting, Takes First Post-PASPA Bets

Delaware Opens New Era of American Sports Betting, Takes First Post-PASPA Bets

CardsChat News Staff Writer - June 6th, 2018

Three casinos in Delaware began taking a wide range of legal sports bets on Tuesday, opening a new era of regulated sports betting in the United States. The first bets […]

Delaware Will Offer Full Range of Sports Betting Options Starting Tuesday

Delaware Will Offer Full Range of Sports Betting Options Starting Tuesday

CardsChat News Staff Writer - June 4th, 2018

Delaware is set to become the first state outside of Nevada to offer full-service sports betting, as officials have announced that the three casinos in the state will take bets […]

PokerStars Casino Taps Another Online Slots Hero as $3M Jackpot Hits on Proprietary Game

PokerStars Casino Taps Another Online Slots Hero as $3M Jackpot Hits on Proprietary Game

Daniel Smyth - June 2nd, 2018

PokerStars has set a new record for their online slots payouts, as a PokerStars Casino player hit a progressive jackpot on the Millionaires Island game worth more than $3 million. […]

Liquidity Sharing Comes at Perfect Time as New Jersey Poker Revenue Falls

Liquidity Sharing Comes at Perfect Time as New Jersey Poker Revenue Falls

Daniel Smyth - May 18th, 2018

Liquidity sharing for New Jersey poker sites has come at the perfect time following a decrease in year-on-year revenue in April. As detailed in the New Jersey Division of Gaming […]

Floyd Mayweather Hits $100K Video Poker Jackpot, as if He Needed the Cash

Floyd Mayweather Hits $100K Video Poker Jackpot, as if He Needed the Cash

Jon Sofen - May 15th, 2018

The rich just keep on getting richer. Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather hit a $100,000 jackpot on a high-stakes video poker machine at a Las Vegas casino. He didn’t say which […]

Japan to Allow Poker at Future Casino Resorts after Successful WPT Event

Japan to Allow Poker at Future Casino Resorts after Successful WPT Event

Jon Sofen - May 14th, 2018

Real money poker in Japan is set to become a reality once the country’s first integrated resorts open their doors to paying customers. When the Japanese government first passed legislation […]

Summer of Poker Tournaments in Las Vegas Kicks Off May 14 at The Venetian

Summer of Poker Tournaments in Las Vegas Kicks Off May 14 at The Venetian

Jon Sofen - May 12th, 2018

The kingpin of poker tournaments — the World Series of Poker (WSOP) — is still a few weeks away, but the Las Vegas summer poker grind kicks off Monday, May 14 at […]