Rumors

Was Nick Schulman Booted from WSOP Main Event Broadcast for Controversial Comments? Negreanu Says No

Was Nick Schulman Booted from WSOP Main Event Broadcast for Controversial Comments? Negreanu Says No

Jon Sofen - July 10th, 2019
Rumors began swirling around social media on Wednesday evening that Nick Schulman was removed from a WSOP Main Event broadcast due to controversial comments made. But Daniel Negreanu and Norman […]
WSOP Parking Lot Robbery Story Raises Rio Security Concerns

WSOP Parking Lot Robbery Story Raises Rio Security Concerns

Jon Sofen - July 2nd, 2019
The WSOP isn’t commenting on an alleged armed robbery that took place in the Rio parking lot Monday morning before sunrise. Las Vegas police are investigating, and poker players are […]
GTA Online to Open Virtual Casino and Solidify Real Money Gaming Links

GTA Online to Open Virtual Casino and Solidify Real Money Gaming Links

Daniel Smyth - June 21st, 2019
Rockstar Games has confirmed that Grand Theft Auto (GTA) will finally host a fully functioning casino, six years after it first appeared online. In a tweet sent out on June […]
Partypoker Could Launch Online Poker Site in Nevada Under GVC License

Partypoker Could Launch Online Poker Site in Nevada Under GVC License

CardsChat News - May 21st, 2019
Speculation is mounting that Partypoker could be planning to launch an online poker site in Nevada, based on the details of the license parent company GVC Holdings is pursuing in […]
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 […]
50 Burning Questions 50 Days from the Start of the 50th Anniversary WSOP

50 Burning Questions 50 Days from the Start of the 50th Anniversary WSOP

Jon Sofen - April 8th, 2019
We are officially 50 days from the start of the first bracelet event at the 50th annual WSOP. It’s sure to be another exciting summer full of big pots, massive […]
Vegas Vlogger Reports Weather Delays Might Push Back Opening of Raiders Stadium

Vegas Vlogger Reports Weather Delays Might Push Back Opening of Raiders Stadium

CardsChat News - March 18th, 2019
The Las Vegas poker community has vocally supported the Vegas Golden Knights, and it’s likely the Raiders will see the same level of support from locals once they make the […]
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. […]
Did Sheldon Adelson Instigate DOJ Flip on Wire Act, Online Gambling?

Did Sheldon Adelson Instigate DOJ Flip on Wire Act, Online Gambling?

Jon Sofen - February 8th, 2019
The Washington Post dropped a bombshell Thursday about the apparent lengths GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson will go to when protecting his interests, suggesting that he  played a significant role in […]
Daniel Negreanu Proposes to Poker Media Maven Amanda Leatherman (VIDEO)

Daniel Negreanu Proposes to Poker Media Maven Amanda Leatherman (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - January 4th, 2019
Daniel Negreanu has gone all-in on love after announcing his engagement to poker presenter Amanda Leatherman. Canada’s favorite poker pro may spend the majority of his time at the felt, […]
Fighting Words: Doug Polk Escalated His Feud with Daniel Negreanu in 2018, But Did He Win?

Fighting Words: Doug Polk Escalated His Feud with Daniel Negreanu in 2018, But Did He Win?

Jon Sofen - December 24th, 2018
Doug Polk and Daniel Negreanu began feuding two years ago. But the vitriol between the poker pros enhanced in 2018 thanks to an insulting t-shirt, some social media mudslinging, and […]