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Top Poker Tweets: Political Twitter Wars Rage!
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 26th, 2016

Here is a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days: Political Barbs Daniel Negreanu “The SuperBowl for politico junkies starts in 24 hours when Hillary Clinton debates a real life cartoon character villain.... 

Vanessa Selbst Calls Brunson “An Insensitive Bigot”
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 26th, 2016

Ahead of the US Presidential Election on November 8th, the twitter wars have heated up between those poker pros in the Clinton camp, such as Daniel Negreanu, Erik Seidel, and Vanessa Selbst, and those supporting Donald Trump, including Mike Matusow, Matt Glantz,... 

Annie Duke to Host Charitable Poker Ball on October 6th
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, September 23rd, 2016

On October 6th, Annie Duke and Hank Azaria will host a Poker Ball at The Union League in Philadelphia, with tickets to the event already sold out. All net proceeds raised from the event will subsequently go to the How I Decide foundation, a local charity which... 

Antonio Esfandiari Becomes StakeKings Ambassador
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Antonio Esfandiari has just been named as the latest ambassador of StakeKings.com, and in addition to promoting the brand, he will also make his own action available on the innovative platform which enables fans to buy a piece of their favorite poker player. Since... 

Doug Polk Breaks Twitch Poker Record with $455k Score
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

On April 10th, Doug Polk captured the record for the highest amount of money won while recording a live Twitch stream after taking down the PokerStars $700 Kilimanjaro event for $162,951. The US pro’s record was short-lived, though, because by July Russian... 

Top Poker Tweets: HOF Debate Continues, Boeree Loves Beer
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 19th, 2016

Here is a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days: Poker Hall oF Fame Phil Hellmuth “Carlos Mortensen is my no 1 pick for the Poker Hall of Fame. Carlos has my respect because he has an amazing tourney record!... 

Chris Moneymaker’s HOF Nominee Inclusion Stirs Debate
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, September 19th, 2016

Each year, the Poker Hall Of Fame (HOF) seems to generate a certain level of controversy, with past gripes including the lack of international players who have made their way into the coveted pantheon of poker legends. This year, seven out of the ten nominees hale... 

Erik Sagstrom Makes Triumphant Return to Vegas
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, September 16th, 2016

Reminiscent of Gus Hansen‘s recent return to the high-stakes poker scene after an almost 19 months absence, another legendary player from the game’s past also made waves this month after taking down a poker tournament in Las Vegas, namely Erik Sagstrom. The... 

Brian Rast Offers Adelson a $2M Heads-up Poker Challenge
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Never one to miss an opportunity to trash talk poker, Sheldon Adelson has once again been spouting his well-worn poker is “not a game of skill” argument to whoever is prepared listen. During a recent interview, the 83-year-old demonstrated an incredible... 

Shaun Deeb Claims 9th COOP Title on Day of Son’s Birth
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

The 2016 World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) runs from September 4-26, with more than 80 Events featured on its host site PokerStars. Unfortunately, American players are unable to participate in the action from the USA, resulting in many travelling to other...