Prosecutors Indict Phua On Conspiracy Charge
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Prosecutors Indict Phua On Conspiracy Charge

May 15th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Paul Phua may have thought he was in the clear after a judge tossed out the majority of the evidence federal prosecutors had against him on charges that he helped run an illegal sports betting ring in Las Vegas. But things might...
Poker Fight Breaks Out In Casino After $40,000 Pot
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Poker Fight Breaks Out In Casino After $40,000 Pot

May 14th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Just over a week ago boxing fans paid thousands of dollars to watch Floyd Mayweather hug Manny Pacquiao for 36 minutes; however, if they had waited and traveled to New Orleans, they could have seen more action for free. Earlier...
Penn National Says Online Gambling “Vital” to Land-Based Casinos
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Penn National Says Online Gambling “Vital” to Land-Based Casinos

May 13th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Penn National operates 26 gambling facilities in 16 states and another in Canada, so it might come as a surprise that the company is one of online gambling’s biggest advocates. Delivering testimony to Pennsylvania’s...
PokerStars Releasing Documentary on Daniel Negreanu
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PokerStars Releasing Documentary on Daniel Negreanu

May 12th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Daniel Negreanu is arguably the most successful poker player of all time. He has won more money in tournament play than anyone else in history, and he was inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame last year. What better subject for a...
Full Tilt Says Next Round of Payments Coming in August 
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Full Tilt Says Next Round of Payments Coming in August 

May 9th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Full Tilt says it has reimbursed more than 80 percent of all petitions filed stemming from the network’s sudden closure on April 15, 2011, also known as poker’s Black Friday, and by the end of August another 2,000...
France and Spain Could Share Poker Liquidity
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France and Spain Could Share Poker Liquidity

May 8th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Spanish online poker regulators say that they might be willing to share liquidity with French poker sites, a move that could generate increased traffic for poker players in both countries if it were to occur. The announcement...
Neymar Jr Becomes Newest PokerStars Brand Ambassador
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Neymar Jr Becomes Newest PokerStars Brand Ambassador

May 7th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Neymar Jr is one of the premiere soccer players in the world, and he’s also one of the most celebrated stars in the world of social media. The Brazilian professional footballer who captains his national team and plays for...
CSIG Poll Suggests Pennsylvania Residents Aren’t Interested in Online Poker
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CSIG Poll Suggests Pennsylvania Residents Aren’t Interested in Online Poker

May 6th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling (CSIG) has published a poll suggesting that the residents of Pennsylvania aren’t all that interested in seeing online poker or other Internet gaming coming to their state. However, some...
Amaya to Release Q1 Earnings Mid-May, Revenue Estimates Lowered
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Amaya to Release Q1 Earnings Mid-May, Revenue Estimates Lowered

May 5th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Amaya will reveal to investors its first-quarter earnings for 2015 during a conference call on May 14th led by David Baazov, CEO of the gaming company and parent to PokerStars and Full Tilt. In a press release, the company says...
Erik Seidel is EPT Grand Final Super High Roller
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Erik Seidel is EPT Grand Final Super High Roller

May 4th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Veteran Erik Seidel proved once again that he’s more than a match for the new generation of poker player when he took down the $100k EPT Grand Final Super High Roller in Monte Carlo over the weekend. Seidel outlasted 71 of the...