Gerret Van Lancker Turns €1 Satellite Into £71,950, Wins Unibet Open London

Gerret Van Lancker Turns €1 Satellite Into £71,950, Wins Unibet Open London

Chad Holloway - February 28th, 2017

Online satellites give poker players the opportunity for a great return on investment, something 33-year-old Belgian Gerret Van Lancker experienced this past weekend. That is when he traveled to the […]

Pechanga Poker Room Helps Local Pantry Feed the Homeless

Pechanga Poker Room Helps Local Pantry Feed the Homeless

Jon Sofen - February 28th, 2017

There are millions of homeless people around the country starving. The Pechanga poker room in Temecula, California has played a small, yet significant, role in helping fix this problem. Poker […]

Mike Sexton Chasing Second Title in WPT LA Poker Classic Day Three

Mike Sexton Chasing Second Title in WPT LA Poker Classic Day Three

Jon Sofen - February 28th, 2017

WPT commentator Mike Sexton may not be starting Tuesday at the WPT L.A. Poker Classic in the front spot, but the dynamic pro will likely be garnering the most attention […]

Jason Mercier Called Out Over Cheating Allegations

Jason Mercier Called Out Over Cheating Allegations

Daniel Smyth - February 27th, 2017

Jason Mercier might have been the darling of the GPI American Poker Awards, but he recently found himself dragged into an online cheating debate. Mercier has been one of the […]

Darren Elias Captures Rare Third WPT Main Event Victory

Darren Elias Captures Rare Third WPT Main Event Victory

John Reger - February 27th, 2017

Darren Elias joined some elite company last weekend, when he won the World Poker Tour (WPT) Fallsview Poker Classic. The poker pro became the fifth player in WPT history to […]

Could Daniel Negreanu Knockout Phil Hellmuth in the Ring? Twitter Thinks He Could

Could Daniel Negreanu Knockout Phil Hellmuth in the Ring? Twitter Thinks He Could

Daniel Smyth - February 27th, 2017

Could Daniel Negreanu beat Phil Hellmuth in a boxing match? It might sound like a strange question, but the former wants to know what people think. Negreanu is one of […]

Academy Awards 2017 Stir Up Poker Player Twitter Controversy, Mike Matusow Doesn’t Hold Back

Academy Awards 2017 Stir Up Poker Player Twitter Controversy, Mike Matusow Doesn’t Hold Back

Jon Sofen - February 27th, 2017

The 2017 Academy Awards, aka  the Oscars, were a hot button item among poker players on social media on Sunday evening, as the ceremony played out. Many pros chimed in […]

Mob Boss Nicola Femia Sentenced for Running $65 Million Illegal Poker Network

Mob Boss Nicola Femia Sentenced for Running $65 Million Illegal Poker Network

Daniel Smyth - February 26th, 2017

Mafia boss Nicola Femia has been sentenced to 26 years in prison after a judge found him guilty of running an illegal online poker and casino operation. Back in 2013 […]

PokerVision Network to Launch in the United States April 1st

PokerVision Network to Launch in the United States April 1st

Jon Sofen - February 25th, 2017

The PokerVision Network will enter the United States market April 1. When it launches, the digital eSports and poker channel will air on the Action Channel, a network available in […]

Absolute Poker Founder Scott Tom Goes Heads Up with US Government

Absolute Poker Founder Scott Tom Goes Heads Up with US Government

John Reger - February 24th, 2017

Scott Tom ended his long run from the law on Thursday, walking into a Manhattan courtroom to face charges levied against him back in 2011. The former fugitive, who is […]

Jason Mercier Scoops Two at American Poker Awards, David Peters Honored as GPI Player of the Year

Jason Mercier Scoops Two at American Poker Awards, David Peters Honored as GPI Player of the Year

Jon Sofen - February 24th, 2017

Jason Mercier is garnering so many accolades, trophies, and cashes, eventually he’s going to be “so sick and tired of winning,” as President Donald Trump would say. The PokerStars Team […]