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Craziest Poker Stories That Made Our Heads Turn in 2014
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Craziest Poker Stories That Made Our Heads Turn in 2014

December 24th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
2014 poker stories featured no shortage of controversy, cantankerousness, and craziness. But there’s crazy, and then there’s CRAZY. Let’s take a look at some of the most over-the-top moments from the year that...
Partypoker New Jersey to Implement Wait List Solution
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Partypoker New Jersey to Implement Wait List Solution

December 23rd, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
The Partypoker New Jersey online poker room has been one of the most popular regulated choices for players in the state. Still, there has been one noticeably absent feature: wait lists for players who want to reserve a seat at a...
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...
Twitch TV provides PR boost for Bovada
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Twitch TV provides PR boost for Bovada

December 20th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
The advent of social media channels such as Twitch TV has given rise to a number of interesting streaming opportunities over the past few months. From poker lessons by likes of Jason Somerville and Felix Schneiders, to...
Stephen Graner Steamrolls EPT Prague Main Event
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Stephen Graner Steamrolls EPT Prague Main Event

December 19th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Stephen Garner, a US poker pro based in Henderson, NV, has won a record-field PokerStars EPT Prague, steamrolling the final table in the process. Garner, who we last saw on the final table of the Millionaire Maker event at this...
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...
Friends Say Dan Bilzerian is “Distressed” Following Arrest
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Friends Say Dan Bilzerian is “Distressed” Following Arrest

December 17th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Dan Bilzerian, the poker player and social media entertainer has spoken to People Magazine about his recent arrest at LAX airport. The son of millionaire corporate takeover specialist, Paul Bilzerian, was charged with possessing...
Anonymous Poker Tables Give Bigger Edges to Strong Players, Study Finds
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Anonymous Poker Tables Give Bigger Edges to Strong Players, Study Finds

December 16th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Anonymous poker tables have been used by online poker sites as a way to partially protect recreational players from professionals and other sharks that might be using tracking software or heads-up displays (HUDs) that display...
Dan Bilzerian Bad Boy Streak Continues with Bomb Making Arrest
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Dan Bilzerian Bad Boy Streak Continues with Bomb Making Arrest

December 11th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Bad boy poker player Dan Bilzerian was arrested by police at LAX on Tuesday night, charged with the possession bomb-making equipment. According to the criminal complaint, it seems Bilzerian had been illegally dabbling with...
Danish Poker Player Accused of Online Fraud
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Danish Poker Player Accused of Online Fraud

December 10th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
An unnamed Danish poker player has been accused of online fraud by Denmark’s Economic Crimes Department, which says that the player may have cheated in high-stakes games by planting a Trojan horse program on the computers...