- The great Canadian LNG poker game - The Globe and Mail October 1, 2014The great Canadian LNG poker gameThe Globe and Mail“They're just playing poker, right?” asked an investor friend of mine who knows how to make a dollar. “Guys like Petronas, Shell and Chevron have already put a bazillion or two on the table,” he said with his furrowed face. “Aren't their investments to ...and more »
- Pro poker players: Iowa troopers unlawfully seized cash - USA TODAY October 1, 2014USA TODAYPro poker players: Iowa troopers unlawfully seized cashUSA TODAYDES MOINES, Iowa — Two California poker players are refusing to fold in a legal battle against the state, claiming Iowa State Patrol troopers unlawfully seized their $100,020 gambling bankroll. Troopers with the State Patrol's criminal interdiction ...and more »
- Poker-Playing Hedge Fund Manager Sued Over Premature Bet - Bloomberg September 30, 2014CNBCPoker-Playing Hedge Fund Manager Sued Over Premature BetBloombergIf a U.S. regulator has its way, Daniel Shak will soon have more time to focus on gambling at poker tables and none at all to spend betting on derivatives. Shak, founder of SHK Management LLC and a competitor in the World Series of Poker, has been sued ...Poker player accused of violating c […]
- Top 10 money earners on tournament poker circuit so far in 2014 - SportingNews.com September 30, 2014SportingNews.comTop 10 money earners on tournament poker circuit so far in 2014SportingNews.comA win in the Super High Roller event at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open allowed Jacob Schindler (GPI#12) to cross the $3M mark in career earnings and push his 2014 totals to just under that amount in what has been a career year on the circuit for the ...
- Reno Poker Legend Retires - KOLO September 30, 2014Reno Poker Legend RetiresKOLORENO, NV - Mike Gainey has always been a poker enthusiast. His passion for the game started as a player, but it wasn't long before he wanted to break into the business on a professional level. It all started when he got a job as a dealer at the former ...and more »
- Card Player Poker Tour Bicycle Casino Results: Events 1 & 2 - CardPlayer.com September 29, 2014CardPlayer.comCard Player Poker Tour Bicycle Casino Results: Events 1 & 2CardPlayer.comThe ninth stop of Season II of the Card Player Poker Tour kicked off at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardens, California Sept. 21 and will host a series of tournaments through Oct. 15 culminating with a $1,100 no-limit hold'em $500,000 estimated ...
- Poker Pro Phil Ivey's Tweet Appears On SportsCenter During Derek Jeter Segment - CardPlayer.com September 29, 2014CardPlayer.comPoker Pro Phil Ivey's Tweet Appears On SportsCenter During Derek Jeter SegmentCardPlayer.comPhil Ivey is without a doubt one of poker's biggest names—a name that can bridge the gap between poker and mainstream sports. The other night, Ivey tweeted about Derek Jeter's last game ever at Yankee Stadium and the poker pro's comme […]
- GPI launches Global Poker Conference and American Poker Awards - NJ.com September 29, 2014Poker 777GPI launches Global Poker Conference and American Poker AwardsNJ.comThe Global Poker Index (GPI) is excited to announce launch of the Global Poker Conference 2015 (GPC 2015), a pair of single day conferences held in Beverly Hills and Malta respectively, according to a press release issued by the company this past week.ElkY dropped out of the GPI Top […]
- Erie native wins $843000 playing poker - GoErie.com September 29, 2014Erie native wins $843000 playing pokerGoErie.comIn his final one-on-one hand of Texas Hold 'em, a pair of kings and fours made Elias the World Poker Tour Borgata Poker champion, and he won $843,744. He also won a Hublot King Power Unico Watch and a pair of 24-karat gold Monster headphones.
- Michigan threatens to shut down charitable poker games - Lansing State Journal September 28, 2014Lansing State JournalMichigan threatens to shut down charitable poker gamesLansing State JournalThe agency that regulates Detroit casinos and millionaire parties across Michigan is battling church groups and service clubs – from Knights to Kiwanis -- to get them to accept a bigger share of profits from charitable poker. With $728 million in play ...
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The Ongame Network’s Grand Series of Poker 9 online poker series is scheduled to begin on September 30th. It will consist of 18 main events along with 18 lower buy-in mini events and over $3 million in guaranteed prize pools.
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In his most recent rant, Daniel Negreanu covers topics ranging from the PokerStars/Full Tilt Poker deal, his disappointing World Series of Poker, the lack of ‘star power’ in the October Nine, homosexuality and theology and the Olympic badminton scandal. He … Continue reading
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FTP FullTiltPoker players can now play the world’s fastest poker game anywhere, anytime with Rush Poker* Mobile. A new application designed to work on mobile devices that support Flash v10.1 or higher, Rush Poker* Mobile features both real money and … Continue reading
Would it be the biggest surprise for WSOP 2009 where we see CADA and SAOUT heading to final table for World Series of poker?