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Eric Lindgren Files For Bankruptcy With Less Than $50k In Assets
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Eric Lindgren’s life is proving to be one of poker’s longest running bad beat stories, with the 38 year-old now filing for Chapter 11 or “reorganization” bankruptcy with less than $50,000 in listed assets. This is the second time in three... 

Sam Trickett Departs Everest Poker
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

In March 2014, the UK’s number one tournament earner Sam Trickett was signed as Everest Poker’s brand ambassador, but a little over one year later and the 28 year old pro has now parted ways with the site. Following his departure, the Everest Poker... 

RIP Paul “Eskimo” Clark: 1947 To 2015
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Paul “Eskimo” Clark passed away in Las Vegas on April 15, 2015, although news of his demise did not reach the wider poker community until the beginning of June. As in life, Clark kept his cards close to his chest and his death only became public knowledge after... 

Greg Raymer Back On PPA Board Of Directors
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, June 5th, 2015

In 2013, Poker Players Alliance (PPA) board member Greg “Fossilman” Raymer was arrested by North Carolina police for soliciting a prostitute, and while the poker pro eventually completed his community service, he subsequently took a leave of absence... 

Chris “moorman1” Moorman’s Record 25th Triple Crown
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Chris “moorman1” Moorman has won an incredible 25 career Triple Crown, and has now pulled even further away from his nearest rival “PokerKaiser”, who is currently on 16. Furthermore, as of today the UK online poker sensation boasts a phenomenal... 

Viktor Blom Misses WSOP And Takes To Twitch Instead
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Swedish high-stakes pro Viktor Blom, 24, has made no secret of his aversion to playing in the WSOP, and last year he skipped the popular tournament series all together, stating that he found Nevada’s climate uncomfortable. As he explained at the time: “I... 

Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Doyle’s Op, Selbst In Japan
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, February 9th, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Doyle Brunson “Got my 3rd melanoma confirmed today. Early stages, should be simple operation. Fortunately, it’s on my head and everybody knows I’m... 

Vanessa Rousso And PokerStars End Sponsorship Deal
Written by B. Solomon | Friday, February 6th, 2015

Vanessa Rousso was one of the longest-serving sponsored pros at PokerStars, having joined the online poker room back in 2006. However, it appears ‘Lady Maverick’ has now parted ways with PokerStars with all signs of the pro having now been removed from... 

Erick Lindgren Asked To Repay $2.5m FUll Tilt Loan
Written by B. Solomon | Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Erick Lindgren provides one of the most stunning examples of a poker pro’s fall from grace, after developing a serious gambling problem and blowing up to $10 million of the money he won playing poker betting on sports. Needless to say, Lindgren’s story... 

Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Ivey Loves Oz, Brunson’s Hex
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Todd Brunson “Does it make me an evil person to hope the short stacks lose every pot and go broke when I’m first up?.. If anyone out there knows...