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WSOP Heads Up Championship Marred by Valeriu Coca Cheating Accusations
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WSOP Heads Up Championship Marred by Valeriu Coca Cheating Accusations

June 5th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Valeriu Coca made a deep run in this year’s World Series of Poker $10,000 Heads-Up No Limit Hold’em Championship, ultimately losing to eventual champion Keith Lehr in the quarterfinals. But Coca’s run seemed a little too...
Beating the Odds, Paul Phua, David Baazov Still Flying High
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Beating the Odds, Paul Phua, David Baazov Still Flying High

June 3rd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Paul Phua and David Baazov are proof that if you never let the naysayers get you down, you can sometimes beat them at their own game. Of course, it helps if you have arguably the world’s best defense attorney and/or run a...
Robert Mizrachi Among Early WSOP 2015 Bracelet Winners
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Robert Mizrachi Among Early WSOP 2015 Bracelet Winners

June 2nd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
The poker-playing Mizrachi clan has another WSOP bracelet to celebrate, and we’re only one week into the World Series of Poker 2015. One of the best things about the tournament series is that it provides a chance for the...
WSOP Colossus Pulls in Record Players, But Disappoints in Payout Structure
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WSOP Colossus Pulls in Record Players, But Disappoints in Payout Structure

June 1st, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
World Series of Poker 2015’s Colossus is proving to be a massive tournament for the WSOP, breaking records left and right thanks to its massive field. Unfortunately, one aspect of the tournament hasn’t quite lived up to...
Paul Phua FBI Evidence Bungle May Clear Poker Player Entirely
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Paul Phua FBI Evidence Bungle May Clear Poker Player Entirely

May 28th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
Paul Phua’s legal team of David Chesnoff and company may have played its trump card this week, as the judge presiding over the case has dismissed yet another round of the FBI’s evidence against the high roller. But to...
WSOP 2015 Begins with Casino Employee and $5K NLH Events and Lots of Colossus Buzz
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WSOP 2015 Begins with Casino Employee and $5K NLH Events and Lots of Colossus Buzz

May 28th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Say hello again to WSOP 2015: the much-anticipated World Series of Poker is now in semi-full swing at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. WSOP features over 60 events, tens of millions of dollars in prizes, and the...
Tiger Woods Charity Event to Star Big-Name Poker Celebs
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Tiger Woods Charity Event to Star Big-Name Poker Celebs

May 14th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Tiger Woods, one of golf’s all-time greats, is sitting down with poker’s all-time greats to raise money for the Tiger Woods Foundation, an organization that helps children disrupt the cycle of poverty through...
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...
World Series of Poker 2015 Hopes to Cater to Mainstream Poker Audience
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World Series of Poker 2015 Hopes to Cater to Mainstream Poker Audience

May 12th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The World Series of Poker 2015 is out to outdo itself this year. Obviously, WSOP is always the biggest poker event of the year, but this year, organizers are hoping to bring more players than ever into the fold. According to WSOP...
Amendments to California Online Poker Bill Revealed
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Amendments to California Online Poker Bill Revealed

May 7th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
The California online poker bill that historically passed through the state’s Assembly Governmental Organization Committee last week is merely a shell bill, one that will need to be filled in with many more details before it...