Caesars Entertainment Faces Bankruptcy Following Judge’s Decision
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Caesars Entertainment Faces Bankruptcy Following Judge’s Decision

July 23rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Caesars Entertainment spun off Caesars Entertainment Operation Co. (CEOC) in mid-January in order to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and since then the parent company to Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood, Harrah’s, and a...
Indiana Says No Crackdown for Senior Center Card Games
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Indiana Says No Crackdown for Senior Center Card Games

July 22nd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The World Series of Pokerr awards gold bracelets and millions of dollars in prize money, but it doesn’t take those high-stakes prizes to make card games fun. For groups at senior centers in Indiana, just winning a can of...
PokerStars Super High Roller to Set Highest Online Tournament Buy-In
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PokerStars Super High Roller to Set Highest Online Tournament Buy-In

July 20th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
PokerStars is inching closer to taking the live high roller events that have quickly grown in popularity over the last several years to the online market, announcing its Super High Roller on September 20th will feature an...
New Jersey Online Poker Continues Slide As iGambling Rises
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New Jersey Online Poker Continues Slide As iGambling Rises

July 19th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
New Jersey online poker has been struggling for much of its nearly two-year existence, and the latest figures from the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) show it’s now not only the short stack but also...
RAWA Employs Trent Lott, Former Senate Majority Leader Turned Lobbyist
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RAWA Employs Trent Lott, Former Senate Majority Leader Turned Lobbyist

July 16th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA) has been on the floors of Congress for more than a year, which is why its primary backer and political persuader Sheldon Adelson has decided to change course in Washington, DC,...
Pierre Neuville Leads in WSOP Main Event As Day 6 Begins
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Pierre Neuville Leads in WSOP Main Event As Day 6 Begins

July 13th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Just days ago, the World Series of Poker Main Event had thousands of players chasing the far-off dreams of cashing, making a deep run, or perhaps in their wildest dreams, even finding a spot in the November Nine. Now, for a...
WSOP Main Event Draws 6,420 Players
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WSOP Main Event Draws 6,420 Players

July 8th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The World Series of Poker Main Event rode a massive final opening day to draw a field of 6,420 players, a number that is down only slightly from the 2014 Main Event. On Tuesday’s Day 1C, a total of 3,963 players turned out to...
Sen. Lindsey Graham Hosting Cybercrime Hearing July 8, RAWA Potential Topic  
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Sen. Lindsey Graham Hosting Cybercrime Hearing July 8, RAWA Potential Topic  

July 4th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) doesn’t want you playing poker online, and while the other 13 official candidates for the Republican ticket in 2016 are concentrating on pressing issues like the economy, ISIS, and...
Mike Gorodinsky Wins Poker Players Championship
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Mike Gorodinsky Wins Poker Players Championship

June 26th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Winning the Poker Players Championship at the World Series of Poker is a dream for many players, especially those who thrive on mixed game formats. So when Mike Gorodinsky saw the final card fall on the last hand of his long...
Poker News Roundup: WPT Sold, Micon Returning To US
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Poker News Roundup: WPT Sold, Micon Returning To US

June 22nd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The World Poker Tour has been sold to Ourgame International Holdings for $35 million, a move that may be in line with bwin.party’s ongoing search for potential mergers and sales of all or part of their business operations....