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Top Poker Tweets: 2016 WSOP Excitement Mounts
May 30th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

Here is a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days: 2016 WSOP Gordon Veilleux “Cant wait for all the political hot takes at wsop this summer. On an unrelated note can any1 recommend 100% noise-cancelling headphones?” Maria... 

US iPoker Could Be Worth $1.2BN by 2020
May 30th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Poker Stocks / Financials

On May 25/26th, the 20th Annual East Coast Gaming Congress took place at Harrah’s Resort Casino in Atlantic City, with more than 600 gaming-related professionals taking the opportunity to gather and share their ideas about the state of the gambling industry.... 

Jason Mercier Struggling At The Cash Poker Tables
May 30th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Rooms News

Florida pro Jason Mercier is one of the most talented tournament poker players in the world, having won $16,422,563, and captured 3 WSOP bracelets during a career stretching back to 2008. As well as being the 11th most successful live tournament player in the world,... 

2016 SCOOP One For The Record Books
May 27th, 2016 by S. Taylor
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

If poker is suffering from declining popularity then it was not apparent at this year’s Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) which turned out to be the biggest and richest since the series was established in 2009. In fact, the PokerStars sponsored... 

PayPal New Customer Protection Changes Scheduled For June 25th
May 27th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Gambling News

In mid-May, PayPal sent out an email to all of its account holders informing them that it had made changes to its terms and conditions. A link was provided for people to go online and see what was new, but it’s likely that most people deleted the message... 

Kevin Grabel Wins Back-To-Back Big Stax Tournaments
May 26th, 2016 by S. Taylor
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

Kevin Grabel has made history after winning back-to-back events at the Big Stax poker tournament series held at the Parx Casino in Pennsylvania. Each year, the series continues to grow in stature and this year’s Big Stax XVI was no exception with 3,261 players... 

Treasure Island iPoker Site To Launch During 2016 WSOP
May 26th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Poker Rooms News

Three years after being granted an online poker license by Nevada regulators, the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino is now preparing to launch its own iPoker site sometime during the upcoming 2016 WSOP in Las Vegas. Rather than offering real-money poker games,... 

Phil Hellmuth Having A Rough Year At Home Cash Game
May 26th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

In 2014, Phil Hellmuth revealed that he was a regular at a home poker game hosted in Palo Alto in the San Francisco Bay Area, and populated by Silicon Valley businessmen and NBA stars. One thing that soon became apparent, though, is that the games were not just... 

David Hubbard Triumphs At WSOPC New Orleans
May 25th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

A huge field of 785 players entered the WSOPC New Orleans $1,675 Main Event to create a prize pool worth $1,177,500. Three days of action later, and it was Texan resident David Hubbard who would claim the title, as well as the event’s $235,500 first place... 

Neymar Jr “Knockout Poker” Video Goes Viral
May 25th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

PokerStars’ new recreationally friendly game called “Knockout Poker” has just received an enormous marketing boost after Neymar Jr. released a promotional video for the format which has now gone viral. The video is titled “Neymar JR’s Epic Capoeira... 

Pennsylvania House Votes Against iGaming Bill
May 25th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Gambling Legislation

On Tuesday, Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives voted against separate amendments to online gambling legislation that would have paved the way for regulated online casino and poker games, as well as fantasy sports being offered in the state. The first amendment... 

Top Poker Tweets: Mercier v Polk Feud, Lacey’s Road Trip
May 24th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

Here is a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days: Mercier v Polk Feud Doug Polk “If anyone is interested in purchasing some @JasonMercier action in the 21k hu at 95c tweet at me.” Jason Mercier “Ppl... 

Jason Mercier and Doug Polk Have Heated Exchange
May 24th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

Doug Polk is one of poker’s most outspoken pros, and while over the years he has called out high-profile players whenever he doesn’t agree with their views, other see his attacks as an attempt at “attention whoring”. Case in point, during... 

Phil Ivey Signs With DFS Site Rosters.com
May 24th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

These days, Phil Ivey seems to spend as much time on the business side of the gaming world as he does demolishing his opponents at the green baize. Not only has Ivey started two companies in the past couple of years, namely Ivey Poker (2012) and Ivey League (2014),... 

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