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Women Who Grabbed the Poker Universe in 2014
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Women Who Grabbed the Poker Universe in 2014

December 28th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Women’s poker is a key demographic that most industry insiders would like to see grow at a faster rate than it currently is. Historically a man’s game, but the participation of women in poker has risen over the...
2014 Poker Legislation Battles: Winners and Losers
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2014 Poker Legislation Battles: Winners and Losers

December 26th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Poker legislation is moving at a pace nearly as fast as the flop. States around the country are debating whether the legalization of online gaming is beneficial to its specific economy, and of course its residents. Like most...
Online Poker: Can It Survive in the United States?
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Online Poker: Can It Survive in the United States?

December 26th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Since online poker dealt its first hand in the United States on New Year’s Day back in 1998, the game’s journey has been as unpredictable as the flop. From legality challenges and political hurdles, to dwindling...
Poker’s Biggest Bad Boys Of 2014
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Poker’s Biggest Bad Boys Of 2014

December 25th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Poker’s 5 Biggest Bad Boys of 2014 is a star-studded list. Big name players were ill-behaved over the past 12 months, giving them an honor most wouldn’t want. However, these five men don’t play by the...
Feuds, Face-Offs and Factions: Best Poker Battles of 2014
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Feuds, Face-Offs and Factions: Best Poker Battles of 2014

December 24th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Poker feuds are nothing new. Wild Bill Hickock was murdered holding two aces and two eights, the namesake “dead man’s hand.” Although not quite as violent today, at least not most of the time, bad blood still...
Charania and Lichtenberger Win Millions in Bellagio World Poker Tour Events
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Charania and Lichtenberger Win Millions in Bellagio World Poker Tour Events

December 23rd, 2014 | by Kaycee James
The World Poker Tour held two major poker tournaments that awarded three prizes of over $1 million this weekend, with all of the action taking place in the Bellagio in Las Vegas. That casino played host to both the WPT Five...
Mike Gatto Defends Online Poker Bill in Op-Ed
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Mike Gatto Defends Online Poker Bill in Op-Ed

December 22nd, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
A California online poker bill proposed by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) has received its fair share of criticism since he introduced it earlier this month. But Gatto believes in his legislation, and took to writing an...
World Poker Tour Signs Seven-Year Promotional Deal in Asia
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World Poker Tour Signs Seven-Year Promotional Deal in Asia

December 21st, 2014 | by Kaycee James
The World Poker Tour has signed a seven year promotional licensing agreement with Ourgame International, an online game developer based in China. The deal will expand an ongoing relationship between the two companies, and will...
WSOP Owner Caesars Defaults on $225 million Debt Payment 
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WSOP Owner Caesars Defaults on $225 million Debt Payment 

December 19th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
World Series of Poker owner Caesars Entertainment has defaulted on a $225 million bond payment and is rumored to be close to signing a bankruptcy deal. It’s no secret that Caesars’ debt is monumental, and currently stands, as...
Full Tilt Cuts Rewards Program in UK
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Full Tilt Cuts Rewards Program in UK

December 18th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Full Tilt made an announcement to its customers in the United Kingdom on Tuesday, telling players that their rewards would be cut by about 20 percent, effective immediately. The decision was made because of the UK’s new...