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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 […]
‘Catrific’ Retreats from WSOPC Debacle after Social Media Schooling (UPDATE)

‘Catrific’ Retreats from WSOPC Debacle after Social Media Schooling (UPDATE)

Daniel Smyth - April 2nd, 2019
When YouTubers and poker mix, drama ensues as Cat Valdes aka Catrific found out after taking part in the wrong World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) event. About half a […]
9Stacks Spits Bars with Indian Online Poker Rap (VIDEO)

9Stacks Spits Bars with Indian Online Poker Rap (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - April 1st, 2019
Indian online poker site 9Stacks has taken its marketing efforts to a more creative level with the help of Dependent Artists. After securing $3 million in funding back in 2018, […]
Grosvenor Casinos Pro David Haye Loses It During Latest Training Session (VIDEO)

Grosvenor Casinos Pro David Haye Loses It During Latest Training Session (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - March 22nd, 2019
Hard-hitting David Haye has been back in training for his forthcoming battle with Grosvenor Casinos’ GUKPT Goliath but it seems the pressure could be getting to him. Despite faring better […]
Poker Players Debate Hot Button Issue: What are your Favorite Cereals?

Poker Players Debate Hot Button Issue: What are your Favorite Cereals?

Jon Sofen - March 9th, 2019
Thanks to a David Williams tweet, poker players on social media have been busy debating a very important topic. Perhaps, the most crucial issue ever discussed on Poker Twitter. No, […]
Inaugural Global Poker Awards on PokerGo, Presented by PokerStars, To Honor Game’s Biggest Stars

Inaugural Global Poker Awards on PokerGo, Presented by PokerStars, To Honor Game’s Biggest Stars

Jon Sofen - March 7th, 2019
On April 5, PokerGo will livestream the first annual Global Poker Awards Presented by PokerStars in Las Vegas. The awards ceremony. which is replacing the American and also European Poker […]
Poker in India Surging as GPL and PokerStars Unleash New Innovations (VIDEO)

Poker in India Surging as GPL and PokerStars Unleash New Innovations (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - March 7th, 2019
The evolution of poker in India continued recently thanks to new moves by the Global Poker League (GPL) and PokerStars. Following the conclusion of GPL India Season 1, the tournament […]
Willie Nelson Seen as ‘Ruthless’ Card Shark, Gives New Meaning to ‘High’ Stakes Poker

Willie Nelson Seen as ‘Ruthless’ Card Shark, Gives New Meaning to ‘High’ Stakes Poker

Jon Sofen - February 25th, 2019
Willie Nelson’s home game is played at “high” stakes and the country music legend is a “ruthless” poker player, according to a recent post on the Taste of Country blog. […]
PokerStars Ups the Entertainment Ante with Split Omaha Rumors

PokerStars Ups the Entertainment Ante with Split Omaha Rumors

Daniel Smyth - February 25th, 2019
With its main rival aiming at the highest rollers, PokerStars is rolling out more innovations aimed at making online more entertaining for everyone. First picked up by Pokerfuse, the latest […]
Screenwriter Brian Koppelman Releases ‘Rounders’ Screenplay

Screenwriter Brian Koppelman Releases ‘Rounders’ Screenplay

Jon Sofen - February 19th, 2019
Brian Koppelman released the “Rounders” movie screenplay he co-wrote David Levien. The text, he says, was written more than 20 years ago and was the original screenplay he sent to […]
Movie About Cheung Yin Sun, Edge-Sorting Partner of Phil Ivey, In Development

Movie About Cheung Yin Sun, Edge-Sorting Partner of Phil Ivey, In Development

CardsChat News - February 18th, 2019
The ongoing saga of the legal battles between Phil Ivey and two major casinos has produced plenty of drama over the past few years. Now, that story will be coming […]