Poker

Mike Matusow Taking Applications for WSOP Backing
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Mike Matusow Taking Applications for WSOP Backing

May 18th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
Mike Matusow, a four-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner and one of the most entertaining players on the circuit, is looking for a backer. Despite having just over $9 million in live tournament earnings and a...
Amaya Revenues Double in First Quarter as PokerStars Takes New Jersey  
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Amaya Revenues Double in First Quarter as PokerStars Takes New Jersey  

May 17th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
Amaya revealed on May 16 that revenues for the first quarter in 2016 have more than doubled compared to the same three months in 2015, and the key component to the Canadian gaming company’s rise is unsurprisingly...
Nevada Online Poker Would See Boost with New Jersey Player Pool Sharing, Says Governor Brian Sandoval
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Nevada Online Poker Would See Boost with New Jersey Player Pool Sharing, Says Governor Brian Sandoval

May 16th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
Combining Nevada online poker with its counterpart in New Jersey would be like creating a super-franchise between “the Yankees and the Dodgers,” according to Silver State Governor Brian Sandoval. Speaking at the recent Gaming...
PokerStars Moves in for the Kill in New Jersey, to Nobody’s Surprise
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PokerStars Moves in for the Kill in New Jersey, to Nobody’s Surprise

May 15th, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
PokerStarsNJ has officially toppled Party-Borgata as leader in the regulated New Jersey online poker market, as many had predicted. According to figures released this week by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE),...
Twitch and WSOP to Host Live Q&A , Player Questions Welcomed
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Twitch and WSOP to Host Live Q&A , Player Questions Welcomed

May 14th, 2016 | by Greg Shaun
The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is currently glistening on the horizon like a gold bracelet under a spotlight, but before the cards are in the air, you can have your say on this year’s event via a live Q&A. Branded as...
ESPN Betting on eSports Experiencing Poker-Like Growth as Television Coverage Increases
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ESPN Betting on eSports Experiencing Poker-Like Growth as Television Coverage Increases

May 13th, 2016 | by Brian Corlisse
eSports is a rapidly growing form of sports or, depending on who you ask, the action of watching someone else play video games for hours on end. Regardless of how it’s defined, eSports is an intriguing concept that brings...
Shane Warne and Joe Hachem See Limo Go Missing Ahead of Aussie Charity Poker Event
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Shane Warne and Joe Hachem See Limo Go Missing Ahead of Aussie Charity Poker Event

May 12th, 2016 | by Jason Reynolds
Shane Warne and Joe Hachem received a bad beat this week, after their limo was stolen just hours before a charity poker event they were due to attend. The two Aussie celebrities were enjoying a meal at Fisherman’s Pier...
PokerStars NJ to Host Americas Cup of Poker at Resorts AC
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PokerStars NJ to Host Americas Cup of Poker at Resorts AC

May 10th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
PokerStars NJ’s mission to establish itself as the leading poker provider in New Jersey took another step forward recently after the operator announced details of the next Americas Cup of Poker. Since returning to the US...
RAWA Language Seeking to Ban Online Gambling Slipped into Senate Appropriations Bill
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RAWA Language Seeking to Ban Online Gambling Slipped into Senate Appropriations Bill

May 10th, 2016 | by Kaycee James
RAWA, the Restoration of America’s Wire Act, has been shuffling around the halls of Congress for more than two years, but the anti-online gambling and poker legislation has found little patronage or support during its...
Could Adelson Support Sway Donald Trump on Poker Issue?
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Could Adelson Support Sway Donald Trump on Poker Issue?

May 9th, 2016 | by Greg Shaun
Donald Trump has a new friend in the form of billionaire Republican Party supporter and online poker hater, Sheldon Adelson. Although Adelson has been reluctant to show his support for Trump until now, the withdrawal of his final...