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Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Has $2.5 Million Overlay
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Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Has $2.5 Million Overlay

September 2nd, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) has been known for guaranteeing and awarding some massive prize pools. In the 2013 version of their main event, the SHRPO guaranteed a total prize pool of $10 million, and through the use...
Delaware Online Poker Sees Small Gains in July
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Delaware Online Poker Sees Small Gains in July

September 2nd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Delaware’s online poker system certainly isn’t the most glamorous Internet gambling marketplace in the world. Even in the United States, it’s clearly the smallest of the three states that have legalized Internet...
$300K in Prop Bets: PLO Grinder Bets on 100x Buy In Profit
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$300K in Prop Bets: PLO Grinder Bets on 100x Buy In Profit

September 1st, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
News of a $300,000 Pot Limit Omaha prop bet recently piqued the interests of Isaac Haxton and a slew of community members. Looking for some side action and something to help refocus his mind, Bren ‘YaAaRnY’ Lenton...
Nevada Online Poker Revenues Dip in July
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Nevada Online Poker Revenues Dip in July

August 31st, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Nevada’s online poker sites had a record-breaking month in June. It was the first time they had ever surpassed the $1 million mark in revenues, and was fueled mostly by the presence of tens of thousands of poker players in...
888 to Expand as CEO Mattingley Steps Down
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888 to Expand as CEO Mattingley Steps Down

August 29th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
888 Holdings PLC made two big announcements this week ahead of the company’s push for dominance in the American market. The first snippet of news was confirmation that Brian Mattingley will be stepping down as...
NCSL Continues to Voice Opposition to Anti-Gambling Laws
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NCSL Continues to Voice Opposition to Anti-Gambling Laws

August 28th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) is formally opposed to the federal legislation of online poker in the US if it adversely impacts on the state-by-state model that’s currently evolving. During a recent...
Revised California Poker Bill to Modify “Bad Actor” Language
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Revised California Poker Bill to Modify “Bad Actor” Language

August 28th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Assemblyman Reggie Jones-Sawyer, whose California online poker draft bill was shelved this year due to a lack of time to prepare for a vote, has said that the submission of a new bill at the beginning of the 2015/16 legislative...
PokerTracker and Holdem Manager to Merge
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PokerTracker and Holdem Manager to Merge

August 27th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
PokerTracker and Holdem Manager, the two market-leading poker tracking software providers, have announced that they are joining forces. While the two companies will merge to form one business, their respective products will, for...
Busquet and Colman Spark Controversy with T-Shirts at EPT
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Busquet and Colman Spark Controversy with T-Shirts at EPT

August 26th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Poker players Olivier Busquet and Daniel Colman shared their political views at the recent European Poker Tour (EPT), but not without stirring some controversy, to no one’s surprise. The ongoing conflict between Israel and...
New Jersey Assemblyman Caputo Attacks PokerStars
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New Jersey Assemblyman Caputo Attacks PokerStars

August 25th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
New Jersey Assemblyman Ralph R Caputo (D-Essex) has launched a stinging attack on PokerStars, labeling it a “disgraced” company with a “history of bad behavior.” Writing in a guest opinion piece for...