Poker

Gary Loveman Says Internet Poker One of His “Great Frustrations” 
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Gary Loveman Says Internet Poker One of His “Great Frustrations” 

August 8th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Gary Loveman announced his resignation as CEO of Caesars in February after a tumultuous career leading one of gambling’s most famed brands, but unfortunately for his legacy, much will be made about how he’s leaving...
Unibet Poker Revenues Surge as Proprietary Platform Attracts New Players
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Unibet Poker Revenues Surge as Proprietary Platform Attracts New Players

August 7th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Unibet released its second-quarter earnings this week and one highlight of the report was the rebounding of its poker product after moving from the MPN network in favor of its own proprietary platform. Revenues from poker soared...
Jason Brin Wins Inaugural WPT Choctaw Main Event
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Jason Brin Wins Inaugural WPT Choctaw Main Event

August 6th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
At a final table with two previous World Poker Tour winners, it’s understandable that amateur poker player Jason Brin was overlooked by many observers when considering who might walk away with the first ever WPT Choctaw Main...
Cristiano Ronaldo & Neymar Jr Star in New PokerStars Social Media  and TV Spots, But Will They Work?
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Cristiano Ronaldo & Neymar Jr Star in New PokerStars Social Media and TV Spots, But Will They Work?

August 4th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
Say “Cristiano Ronaldo” and “Neymar Jr” to their multimillions of fans, and you will probably get an adoring response. That’s what PokerStars, for whom both soccer superstars are now brand...
Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out
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Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out

August 3rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Partypoker players withdrawing funds from their bankrolls will no longer incur fees when using nearly all available options including the popular MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal methods. The change in terms comes after partypoker...
Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid
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Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid

August 1st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Bwin.party has issued 825 million ordinary shares of stock, and Jason Ader, along with his investors through his hedge fund SpringOwl Asset Management, oversees more than five percent of them, making him the second-largest...
Loni Harwood Leads WSOP National Championship Final Table
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Loni Harwood Leads WSOP National Championship Final Table

July 31st, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Loni Harwood entered Friday with a large chip lead over the competition at the final table of the 2015 WSOP National Championship. Harwood has 1.34 million chips with just seven players remaining in contention, while her closest...
Amaya Looks to Dissolve Debt, Releases Strong Q2 Expectations
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Amaya Looks to Dissolve Debt, Releases Strong Q2 Expectations

July 30th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Amaya has $800 million in outstanding debts incurred from its $4.9 billion acquisition of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker in June 2014, but the company says it plans to repay approximately $575 million of that total before the end...
Full Tilt Ends Table Selection, Removes Heads-Up Games
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Full Tilt Ends Table Selection, Removes Heads-Up Games

July 29th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Full Tilt has always had a reputation of being the more outlandish little brother to the straight-laced PokerStars, often launching unique features and offbeat game formats well before they appear at more traditional poker sites....
Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil
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Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil

July 28th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Neymar Jr’s first official poker engagement as a PokerStars brand ambassador has resulted in a $100,000 win, according to recent reports. The Brazilian soccer superstar, who currently plays for Barcelona FC, signed with...