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Aviation Club de France Raided by Cops, Owner Arrested
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Aviation Club de France Raided by Cops, Owner Arrested

September 19th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
The Aviation Club de France (ACF) in Paris has been raided by police, and its owner Marcel Francisci arrested along with 11 others, the French press has reported. Officers of the Races and Games Division of the National Judicial...
Ted Forrest, Mike Matusow Twitter Battle Over Prop Bet Payout
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Ted Forrest, Mike Matusow Twitter Battle Over Prop Bet Payout

September 18th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Ted Forrest, Mike Matusow and other top-tier poker pros are considered big name players, for sure: perhaps not on the level of a Daniel Negreanu or a Phil Ivey, but certainly in the public eye nonetheless. Even many casual fans...
partypoker NJ Adds NHL Devils Ken Daneyko to Team Pros
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partypoker NJ Adds NHL Devils Ken Daneyko to Team Pros

September 17th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
partypoker New Jersey has announced the signing of former Devils defenseman Ken Daneyko to their professional stable, adding him to the likes of Mike Sexton and Kara Scott. Daneyko played his entire NHL career with the Devils,...
NY Mortician Joseph Fumando Guilty of Illegal Poker Ops
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NY Mortician Joseph Fumando Guilty of Illegal Poker Ops

September 16th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Staten Island mortician Joseph Fumando was convicted last week of running illegal Texas Hold’em games on Staten Island. The conviction came in Brooklyn Federal Court. The verdict came down after just 20 minutes of...
Eugene Katchalov to Appear in The Mole on Ukrainian TV
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Eugene Katchalov to Appear in The Mole on Ukrainian TV

September 16th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Poker pro Eugene Katchalov may not have played much of a role in this year’s World Series of Poker, but in the forthcoming episodes of The Mole, the Ukrainian grinder is one of the show’s stars. Back at the start of...
Daniel Negreanu Critical of Poker Hall of Fame Choices
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Daniel Negreanu Critical of Poker Hall of Fame Choices

September 13th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Daniel Negreanu may be on the nominee short list himself this year, but when the latest Poker Hall of Fame finalists were unveiled this week, it caused an unexpected uproar from “Kid Poker” and certain members of the...
Daniel Negreanu Stands Out Among 2014 PHOF Finalists
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Daniel Negreanu Stands Out Among 2014 PHOF Finalists

September 12th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Daniel Negreanu has accomplished just about everything a poker player could hope for over the course of his career. Now, he’ll have the opportunity to earn the one accolade that arguably stands above all others: entry into...
Gus Hansen Reaches $20 Million Career Red Zone
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Gus Hansen Reaches $20 Million Career Red Zone

September 11th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Gus Hansen’s lifetime losses at Full Tilt spiraled past the toe-curling $20 million mark this week, according to Highstakesdb.com, prompting many to wonder whether the three-time WPT winner and former Aussie Millions Champ is...
Antonio Esfandiari, Phil Laak Hit TV in Underground Poker
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Antonio Esfandiari, Phil Laak Hit TV in Underground Poker

September 11th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Underground poker games have long been a popular subject for the depiction of the popular card game in movies and television shows. In the past, such as in movies like Rounders, these have typically been fictional and...
Phil Ivey In $5.1 Million Full Tilt Downswing
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Phil Ivey In $5.1 Million Full Tilt Downswing

September 8th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Phil Ivey resumed a substantial losing streak at Full Tilt Poker in August, as he attempted to rebound from losses totaling $5.31 million at their worst. According to data available at HighStakesDB.com, the persistent downswing...