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Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Casino to Host Marquee WPT Events

Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Casino to Host Marquee WPT Events

Jon Sofen - February 23rd, 2017

March and April are going to be busy months for Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, as the poker room will play host to four premiere World Poker Tour […]

2017 Super High Roller Bowl Field at Aria (Almost) Finalized, $16.8M in Pot

2017 Super High Roller Bowl Field at Aria (Almost) Finalized, $16.8M in Pot

Jon Sofen - February 22nd, 2017

The 2017 Super High Roller Bowl at Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas is now just one player shy of filling its 56 seats. That participant in this $300,000 […]

Cash Game Festival Enriches Slovenia with First-Ever Appearance

Cash Game Festival Enriches Slovenia with First-Ever Appearance

John Reger - February 20th, 2017

If you are a poker player in Slovenia, it’s been a rough couple of years, but the country did get good news last week when officials with the Cash Game […]

Pennsylvania Poker Rooms Raking in Profits, Hungry for More

Pennsylvania Poker Rooms Raking in Profits, Hungry for More

John Reger - February 19th, 2017

Profits for Pennsylvania poker rooms continue to increase and the state is anticipating even more growth with passage of a gaming bill that is making its way through the Legislature. […]

Overwhelming Interest in 2017 Super High Roller Bowl Inspires Field Expansion

Overwhelming Interest in 2017 Super High Roller Bowl Inspires Field Expansion

Chad Holloway - February 16th, 2017

Poker Central, in conjunction with Poker Productions and Aria Resort & Casino, have announced an expansion for the 2017 Super High Roller Bowl. Instead of the field being capped at […]

Monte Carlo Folds Poker Room

Monte Carlo Folds Poker Room

John Reger - February 10th, 2017

The city with the most poker rooms just lost one as Monte Carlo Resort and Casino announced it was closing its facility, April 25. The MGM Resorts owned property is […]

India Court to Determine Whether Poker Is Legal, as ‘Skill vs Luck’ Battle Rages On Around the Globe

India Court to Determine Whether Poker Is Legal, as ‘Skill vs Luck’ Battle Rages On Around the Globe

John Reger - February 8th, 2017

A poker club that was denied permission to operate in India will have its case heard by the Gujarat High Court later this month. AAA Gaming Pvt. Ltd. applied for […]

Super High Roller Bowl Fills Lottery Spots for $15 Million Aria Tourney

Super High Roller Bowl Fills Lottery Spots for $15 Million Aria Tourney

Jon Sofen - February 6th, 2017

There were 35 very happy professional poker players after being selected via lottery for the 2017 Super High Roller Bowl, a $300,000 buy-in tournament at Aria Resort and Casino. One of […]

Wynn Classic Gives Casual Players 1.4 Million Reasons to Ante-Up

Wynn Classic Gives Casual Players 1.4 Million Reasons to Ante-Up

Daniel Smyth - February 6th, 2017

The Wynn Classic, one of the largest winter poker festivals in Las Vegas, returns in February and this year there’s $1.4 million up for grabs. Forming part of the Wynn’s […]

Nevada Poker Room 2016 Revenue Totals Backtrack by a Smidge

Nevada Poker Room 2016 Revenue Totals Backtrack by a Smidge

Jon Sofen - February 3rd, 2017

Nevada poker rooms raked in $117 million in revenue in 2016. The state brought in less than it did in 2015, but only by the slimmest margin: approximately two-tenths of […]

Two New Poker Rooms to Boost New York State Economy

Two New Poker Rooms to Boost New York State Economy

Daniel Smyth - January 28th, 2017

New York State’s effort to help struggling local economies through gaming revenue will take another few steps forward in February when two new casinos open their doors. Back in 2013, […]