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Daniel Negreanu to Help Families of Fallen Military with Charity Poker Event Daniel Negreanu to Help Families of Fallen Military with Charity Poker Event
Jon Sofen - February 21st, 2018

Daniel Negreanu, Pokerstars’ flagship ambassador, will use his high profile to help raise money for the Folded Flag Foundation, a non-profit organization benefiting families of fallen soldiers, when he emcees their […]

Dominik Nitsche Defeats Marcel Luske to Win Partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany High Roller for $374K

Dominik Nitsche Defeats Marcel Luske to Win Partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany High Roller for $374K

Chad Holloway - February 21st, 2018

The partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany wrapped up at King’s Casino Rozvadov with a €10,300 buy-in High Roller. 888poker Ambassador Dominik Nitsche defeated Marcel Luske in heads-up play to win the […]

Alec Torelli Week on ‘Live at the Bike’ Has Poker Fans Upset, Player Accused of Angle-Shooting

Alec Torelli Week on ‘Live at the Bike’ Has Poker Fans Upset, Player Accused of Angle-Shooting

Jon Sofen - February 20th, 2018

“Live at the Bike” announced an Alec Torelli week is scheduled for March 20-23, but many poker players won’t be exactly thrilled to watch him play. Torelli, who previously was […]

Kammar Andries Wins WSOPC Seminole Casino Coconut Creek Main Event for $241,898

Kammar Andries Wins WSOPC Seminole Casino Coconut Creek Main Event for $241,898

Chad Holloway - February 20th, 2018

The World Series of Poker Circuit Seminole Casino Coconut Creek $1,675 Main Event attracted 827 entries to sunny Florida. After three days of play, 40-year-old physical therapist Kammar Andries walked […]

Sports Radio Legend Dan Bernstein, Often Mired in Controversy, to Host Chicago Charity Poker Event Benefitting Kids with Cancer

Sports Radio Legend Dan Bernstein, Often Mired in Controversy, to Host Chicago Charity Poker Event Benefitting Kids with Cancer

Jon Sofen - February 20th, 2018

Long-time local sports talk radio host Dan Bernstein, who is known as both a contentious and sympathetic social media poster, will be helping kids with cancer by emceeing the Charity Poker […]

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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 pl...
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 At...
Golden Nugget Online Brings Live Dealer Casino Hold’em to New Jersey
Golden Nugget Online Brings Live Dealer Casino Hold’em to New Jersey
Daniel Smyth January 8th, 2018
Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino is introducing a “live dealer” online offering that takes traditional Texas hold’em and transforms it into a c...
Phil Hellmuth to Promote Relaunched YouStake, Starts by Selling 60 Percent of His WPT LAPC Action
Phil Hellmuth to Promote Relaunched YouStake, Starts by Selling 60 Percent of His WPT LAPC Action
Chad Holloway February 16th, 2018
Phil Hellmuth has never been one to shy away from representing a brand. He’s chomped down on a Carl’s Jr. burger on television, has had his mug pla...
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 pl...
Gus Hansen Seeks $150K Musical Festival Debt in Danish Court
Gus Hansen Seeks $150K Musical Festival Debt in Danish Court
Daniel Smyth January 26th, 2018
High stakes poker pro Gus Hansen found himself in court recently after a financial dispute with a friend got out of hand. Hansen appeared in a Danish distr...
Bad Beat Jackpot News: Arrests for Stacked Deck in Louisiana, Final Ruling for Players in Red Rock Case
Bad Beat Jackpot News: Arrests for Stacked Deck in Louisiana, Final Ruling for Players in Red Rock Case
Jon Sofen February 13th, 2018
A poker dealer and a player at a Louisiana card room have been arrested for allegedly attempting to rig a bad beat jackpot that exceeded $160,000. Across t...
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 pl...
Gus Hansen Seeks $150K Musical Festival Debt in Danish Court
Gus Hansen Seeks $150K Musical Festival Debt in Danish Court
Daniel Smyth January 26th, 2018
High stakes poker pro Gus Hansen found himself in court recently after a financial dispute with a friend got out of hand. Hansen appeared in a Danish distr...
American Poker Awards See Andrew Neeme, Cary Katz in the Spotlight
American Poker Awards See Andrew Neeme, Cary Katz in the Spotlight
Jon Sofen February 23rd, 2018
At the 2018 American Poker Awards in Los Angeles, Andrew Neeme scooped two trophies and Cary Katz sparked some debate. But was anyone even watching? From i...
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
Jon Sofen February 22nd, 2018
Rush Street Productions, creators of Poker Night in America, has announced that it will introduce its new live celebrity-centric television show, Poker Nig...
UCCS Mountain Lion Poker Club Gives Students Skill Sets and Experience to Live the Dream as Poker Pros
UCCS Mountain Lion Poker Club Gives Students Skill Sets and Experience to Live the Dream as Poker Pros
Chad Holloway February 22nd, 2018
UCCS Mountain Lion Poker Club, at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS), saw a gap in the school’s educational realm and decided to addr...
Daniel Negreanu to Help Families of Fallen Military with Charity Poker Event
Daniel Negreanu to Help Families of Fallen Military with Charity Poker Event
Jon Sofen February 21st, 2018
Daniel Negreanu, Pokerstars’ flagship ambassador, will use his high profile to help raise money for the Folded Flag Foundation, a non-profit organiz...
Indian Poker Site Challenges Gender Stereotypes by Sponsoring Female Players
Indian Poker Site Challenges Gender Stereotypes by Sponsoring Female Players
Daniel Smyth February 18th, 2018
The Indian poker industry is leading the way in breaking down gender boundaries thanks to a sponsorship deal involving an all-female cast. Part of the indu...
Phil Hellmuth to Promote Relaunched YouStake, Starts by Selling 60 Percent of His WPT LAPC Action
Phil Hellmuth to Promote Relaunched YouStake, Starts by Selling 60 Percent of His WPT LAPC Action
Chad Holloway February 16th, 2018
Phil Hellmuth has never been one to shy away from representing a brand. He’s chomped down on a Carl’s Jr. burger on television, has had his mug pla...
CardsChat Interview: Jason Somerville on Twitch Streaming, Karaoke, and Upcoming ‘Run It Up Reno’ Event
CardsChat Interview: Jason Somerville on Twitch Streaming, Karaoke, and Upcoming ‘Run It Up Reno’ Event
Chad Holloway February 14th, 2018
Jason Somerville will be hosting Run It Up Reno at the Peppermill Resort & Casino from March 26 through April 2. The stop will be the tournament series...
WPT Super Bowl Charity Tournament NVRFLD Raises Whopping $1.7 Million
WPT Super Bowl Charity Tournament NVRFLD Raises Whopping $1.7 Million
Chad Holloway February 14th, 2018
Two days before the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New England Patriots in the 2018 Super Bowl, global charities were real winners in Minneapolis, thanks to ...
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
Jon Sofen February 22nd, 2018
Rush Street Productions, creators of Poker Night in America, has announced that it will introduce its new live celebrity-centric television show, Poker Nig...
Nevada Poker Revenue Flat in 2017, but Historical Data Trend Shows Fewer Tables Generating More Money
Nevada Poker Revenue Flat in 2017, but Historical Data Trend Shows Fewer Tables Generating More Money
Jon Sofen February 11th, 2018
We all got spoiled during the poker boom, but poker is hardly dead. The 2017 numbers are in, and they reveal poker revenue in Nevada remaining relatively f...
All Japan Poker Championship Adding More International Events to Asian Circuit
All Japan Poker Championship Adding More International Events to Asian Circuit
Ed Scimia January 29th, 2018
The All Japan Poker Championship (AJPC) announced this week that it will be expanding its events to other Asian countries, with new tournaments scheduled f...
Craig Smith Wins MSPT Season Opener at New and Improved Tropicana Evansville Casino
Craig Smith Wins MSPT Season Opener at New and Improved Tropicana Evansville Casino
Chad Holloway January 25th, 2018
The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) recently concluded its Season 9 opener down at Tropicana Evansville, which is situated on the Indiana side of the Ohio Riv...
At Las Vegas WSOPC, Evans & Sokoloff Capture 2nd Gold Rings, Hankins Denied Record-Tying Win
At Las Vegas WSOPC, Evans & Sokoloff Capture 2nd Gold Rings, Hankins Denied Record-Tying Win
Chad Holloway February 23rd, 2018
Of the dozen ring events being offered at the World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, just over half ar...
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
‘Live and Unedited’ Poker TV Show ‘Poker Night LIVE’ Promises ‘You Are There’ Viewer Experience
Jon Sofen February 22nd, 2018
Rush Street Productions, creators of Poker Night in America, has announced that it will introduce its new live celebrity-centric television show, Poker Nig...
Mike Englert Takes Down Heartland Poker Tour Golden Gates for $200K, After Finishing Third the Year Before,
Mike Englert Takes Down Heartland Poker Tour Golden Gates for $200K, After Finishing Third the Year Before,
Chad Holloway February 21st, 2018
On Monday, the Heartland Poker Tour wrapped its latest stop at Golden Gates Casino in Black Hawk, Colorado. The $1,650 Main Event attracted 607 entries and...
Dominik Nitsche Defeats Marcel Luske to Win Partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany High Roller for $374K
Dominik Nitsche Defeats Marcel Luske to Win Partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany High Roller for $374K
Chad Holloway February 21st, 2018
The partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany wrapped up at King’s Casino Rozvadov with a €10,300 buy-in High Roller. 888poker Ambassador Dominik Nitsche defeat...
American Poker Awards See Andrew Neeme, Cary Katz in the Spotlight
American Poker Awards See Andrew Neeme, Cary Katz in the Spotlight
Jon Sofen February 23rd, 2018
At the 2018 American Poker Awards in Los Angeles, Andrew Neeme scooped two trophies and Cary Katz sparked some debate. But was anyone even watching? From i...
Alec Torelli Week on ‘Live at the Bike’ Has Poker Fans Upset, Player Accused of Angle-Shooting
Alec Torelli Week on ‘Live at the Bike’ Has Poker Fans Upset, Player Accused of Angle-Shooting
Jon Sofen February 20th, 2018
“Live at the Bike” announced an Alec Torelli week is scheduled for March 20-23, but many poker players won’t be exactly thrilled to watch him pla...
Sports Radio Legend Dan Bernstein, Often Mired in Controversy, to Host Chicago Charity Poker Event Benefitting Kids with Cancer
Sports Radio Legend Dan Bernstein, Often Mired in Controversy, to Host Chicago Charity Poker Event Benefitting Kids with Cancer
Jon Sofen February 20th, 2018
Long-time local sports talk radio host Dan Bernstein, who is known as both a contentious and sympathetic social media poster, will be helping kids with can...
Aussie Poker Player in Sydney Charged in UberEATS Cyclist Death
Aussie Poker Player in Sydney Charged in UberEATS Cyclist Death
Daniel Smyth February 19th, 2018
Australian poker player Warwick Mirzikinian has been charged in the death of an UberEATS delivery cyclist in Sydney’s upmarket Double Bay, in the state o...