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    Portland Meadows Could Lose Cash Cow Lottery Terminals if Poker Room Doesn’t Change
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    Portland Meadows Could Lose Cash Cow Lottery Terminals if Poker Room Doesn’t Change

    September 28th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The Portland Meadows racetrack, is facing a new deadline in its ongoing battle with Oregon Lottery officials, who are continuing an effort to dismantle the city’s poker scene, claiming the largest poker room in the state’s...
    Hawaii Cracks Down on Gambling Dens as Online Legalization Efforts Fizzle
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    Hawaii Cracks Down on Gambling Dens as Online Legalization Efforts Fizzle

    September 26th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    Police in Honolulu gave a heads-up to an estimated 100 illegal card rooms and underground slot parlors, warning that in coming weeks they intend to conduct raids. The announcement last week coincides with a crackdown on gambling...
    Doug Polk Issues a $5 Million Challenge to Tom Dwan via YouTube
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    Doug Polk Issues a $5 Million Challenge to Tom Dwan via YouTube

    September 8th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    Social media-savvy poker pro Doug Polk has issued a $5 million high stakes challenge to one of the best no-limit hold’em heads-up players in the world, Tom Dwan. Following Dwan’s recent return to the spotlight as part...
    Changes Ahead at PokerStars Including the Return of the PCA
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    Changes Ahead at PokerStars Including the Return of the PCA

    August 14th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    PokerStars is set for two important changes in the next few months, but only one of them will please the poker community. Following the 2016 decision to overhaul its live tournament schedule, European Poker Tour events such as...
    New Jersey Online Poker Director Not Folding on Liquidity Sharing Deal
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    New Jersey Online Poker Director Not Folding on Liquidity Sharing Deal

    August 2nd, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    New Jersey online poker officials are once again looking at a liquidity sharing deal with Nevada as European countries get set to breakdown their virtual borders. According to a recent interview with Global Gaming Business (GGB)...
    Massachusetts Online Gambling Definition Excludes Poker and Could Hurt DFS
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    Massachusetts Online Gambling Definition Excludes Poker and Could Hurt DFS

    July 26th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) could soon fall under the watch of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, but poker and casino gaming won’t yet be classed as “online gaming.” A draft report released by the Special...
    Can Antoine Saout Avenge 2009 WSOP Main Event Defeat as 2017 Final Table is Set?
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    Can Antoine Saout Avenge 2009 WSOP Main Event Defeat as 2017 Final Table is Set?

    July 19th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event has whittled its way down to just nine players and former French finalist Antoine Saout could be one of the early favorites. Following seven days of high stakes, high octane poker...
    Kenny Hallaert Misses Out On Rerun as WSOP Main Event Rolls On
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    Kenny Hallaert Misses Out On Rerun as WSOP Main Event Rolls On

    July 17th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event is hurtling towards a conclusion and, on top of the chance to win $8 million, the annual event is providing some inspiring stories. Following a weekend of action inside the Rio...
    WSOP’s Finest Out to Prove They’re the Best in $50,000 Poker Players Championship
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    WSOP’s Finest Out to Prove They’re the Best in $50,000 Poker Players Championship

    July 3rd, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The World Series of Poker’s (WSOP) $50,000 Poker Players Championship got underway on July 6 with 93 entries being collected on the first day. The $50,000 Poker Players Championship was added to the WSOP’s schedule in...
    Non-Hold’em Action at the WSOP Sees One Player Win Without Knowing the Rules
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    Non-Hold’em Action at the WSOP Sees One Player Win Without Knowing the Rules

    June 28th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
    The World Series of Poker (WSOP) has just passed the halfway mark and the non-Hold’em events are now starting to pique the interests of players. Although the biggest Hold’em event of all is yet to come, those with a...