Poker Updates Chris Moneymaker heads list of 10 finalists for induction into the Poker Hall of Fame Jul 6, 2018 Chris Moneymaker, a Tennessee accountant who turned a $39 buy-in through an online satellite tournament into eventual victory at the 2003 WSOP championship, is among the players and poker officials named as finalists by the Poker Hall of Fame Read More . . .
Poker Updates Former WSOP champion Joe Cada having best run since winning Main Event in 2009 Jun 26, 2018 Cada was one week short of his 22nd birthday in 2009 when he outlasted nearly 6,500 players to collect more than $8.54 million. Joe Cada Now, in 2018, Cada is having one of his best poker runs since capturing his first gold bracelet. Read More . . .
Poker Updates Multiple World Series of Poker platforms allow players to ‘touch our brand 365 days a year Jun 18, 2018 Share Ty Stewart left a plum marketing position with the National Football League 13 years ago to build a business around the World Series of Poker.Today, the WSOP brand is synonymous with poker Read More . . .
Poker Updates New Louisiana Casino Law Allows for Expanded Poker Scene Jun 12, 2018 The Louisiana poker scene may be on the way up after recent changes in the state’s casino laws. On May 23, the state’s governor signed a new law allowing significant land-based expansion for casino operations for the state’s 15 riverboat casinos. Read More . . .
Poker Updates The poker community shuns the PPA in its time of need Apr 4, 2018 It’s time for the Poker Player’s Alliance to up sticks and leave after the poker community turned its back on the advocacy group after raising only $6,000 of a $25,000 goal needed to keep the non-profit in business. Read More . . .
Poker Updates His online gambling days are over, but Niman Kenkre is still all in on poker Feb 27, 2018 What do you do if you’re an accomplished MIT engineer who graduated with high honors, had a near-perfect SAT score of 1,580, achieved chess master ranking, and are slightly bored with your cushy job? If you’re like Niman Kenkre, you could use those brains & calculating powers to become a high-stakes poker player Read More . . .
Poker Updates Poker Central and Andrew Neeme rule at the American Poker Awards Feb 26, 2018 The 4th Annual American Poker Awards (APA) was the biggest yet, and, some would say, the most controversial. When the shortlists emerged, three names stood out as potential limelight stealers. Read More . . .
Poker Updates Poker.com domain up for sale Dec 20, 2017 Poker.com, one of the igaming world’s most coveted website domain names, is being offered for $20m (€16.9m). Read More . . .
Poker Updates Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom released after week in US jail Oct 9, 2017 Absolute Poker co-founder Scott Tom has returned to his home in Antigua after serving a week in a United States jail on illegal gambling charges. Read More . . .
Poker Updates Hellmuth and Negreanu Twitter Spat Gets Personal After Poker Masters Sep 22, 2017 While play at the $100,000 buy-in Poker Masters finale may have been strong, poker die-hards glued to the PokerGO app might have missed out on the real excitement taking place on Twitter, as Phil Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu got into a heated dispute Read More . . .