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James Holzhauer Credits Tournament Poker Strategy with Aiding ‘Jeopardy!’ Run

James Holzhauer Credits Tournament Poker Strategy with Aiding ‘Jeopardy!’ Run

CardsChat News - June 5th, 2019
James Holzhauer won’t go down in history as the winningest “Jeopardy!” player of all time, either in terms of the number of games he won or the amount of money […]
Ace of Spades Takes Down Lada Gaga Heads-Up to Be Named Greatest Gambling Song Ever

Ace of Spades Takes Down Lada Gaga Heads-Up to Be Named Greatest Gambling Song Ever

CardsChat News - May 29th, 2019
No poker player has ever complained about an ace in the hole. Perhaps that’s why “Ace of Spades” by Motorhead was chosen as the best gambling song of all time […]
Tiger Woods Falls Short but Tiger Jam Another Roaring Success

Tiger Woods Falls Short but Tiger Jam Another Roaring Success

Daniel Smyth - May 27th, 2019
Tiger Woods found himself all-in and all-out of his own poker tournament over the weekend thanks to NBA star Russell Westbrook. Taking to the felt for the annual Tiger Jam […]
Baseball Star Yasiel Puig Hosts Charity Poker Tournament in Los Angeles

Baseball Star Yasiel Puig Hosts Charity Poker Tournament in Los Angeles

Jon Sofen - May 15th, 2019
The 2019 baseball season hasn’t been kind to former Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig, who now plays in Cincinnati. But the on-field struggles didn’t stop the Cuban slugger from […]
Rapper Stormzy Under Fire after Video Suggests (Another) Drug-Fueled Poker Game

Rapper Stormzy Under Fire after Video Suggests (Another) Drug-Fueled Poker Game

Daniel Smyth - May 7th, 2019
UK grime artist Stormzy, 25, found himself in the middle of a media firestorm this week after video footage of a recent poker home game showed what looked to be […]
Daniel Cates AKA ‘Jungleman’ Appears in Softcore Poker Porn: The New Dan Bilzerian?

Daniel Cates AKA ‘Jungleman’ Appears in Softcore Poker Porn: The New Dan Bilzerian?

Jon Sofen - May 6th, 2019
Daniel Cates, aka “Jungleman,” might be trying to channel his inner Dan Bilzerian. The online poker legend appeared in what is best described as a softcore poker pornography and also […]
Learn from a Local: 50 Vegas Insider Tips to Survive Your First (or 50th) WSOP

Learn from a Local: 50 Vegas Insider Tips to Survive Your First (or 50th) WSOP

Jon Sofen - May 2nd, 2019
Summertime in Las Vegas is hotter than Khalid’s latest album. But don’t let the daily triple-digit temps discourage you from attending your first WSOP because, in the words of the […]
PokerStars VR Continues Its Journey Towards Mainstream Success with Oculus Quest

PokerStars VR Continues Its Journey Towards Mainstream Success with Oculus Quest

Daniel Smyth - April 29th, 2019
PokerStars will venture into a realm no other major online poker operator has when it goes live on Oculus Quest. Regarded as the next generation of virtual reality (VR) technology, […]
Rapper 50 Cent Has a Beef with Poker Player Randall Emmett Over $1 Million Debt

Rapper 50 Cent Has a Beef with Poker Player Randall Emmett Over $1 Million Debt

Jon Sofen - April 28th, 2019
Welcome to Poker Twitter, 50 Cent, who gave Randall Emmett, a regular in live-streamed poker shows, a Monday deadline to pay back an apparent $1 million debt. If the money […]
Dan Bilzerian 4/20 Party Bear Stunt Triggers PETA, Animal Rights Group Threatens Legal Action

Dan Bilzerian 4/20 Party Bear Stunt Triggers PETA, Animal Rights Group Threatens Legal Action

Jon Sofen - April 26th, 2019
PETA is up in arms over a Dan Bilzerian Instagram video in which the poker playboy fed a giant Kodiak bear in front of a crowd at a house party […]
Rumor Mill: Rio Up for Sale, Possible WSOP Venue Change?

Rumor Mill: Rio Up for Sale, Possible WSOP Venue Change?

Jon Sofen - April 11th, 2019
A Las Vegas insider’s tweet helped intensify a rumor that the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas will soon be sold and demolished, leaving Caesars Entertainment searching for […]