- Poker champion Beth Shak - myfoxny.com August 30, 2014Poker champion Beth Shakmyfoxny.comA good poker face can go a long way. Professional poker player Beth Shak has made millions. The Philadelphia native honed her skills online before playing in a live setting. Now she ranks among the top poker players in the world. She has cashed out at ...
- Poker Players Setting an Example for Charitable Giving - Pokerfuse August 29, 2014PokerfusePoker Players Setting an Example for Charitable GivingPokerfuseThe game of poker has traditionally been linked to charitable efforts from local fundraisers to World Series of Poker events such as The Big One for One Drop that this year helped raise nearly $5 million to provide clean water to those in need. While ...
- Expert: Online Poker In California Has 'Very Good Chance' Next Year - CardPlayer.com August 29, 2014CardPlayer.comExpert: Online Poker In California Has 'Very Good Chance' Next YearCardPlayer.comThe consensus is that online poker legalization in California is a matter of when, not if. When could very likely come next year, said I. Nelson Rose, a leading lawyer and scholar of gambling law in the United States. The issue has been discussed for ... […]
- What Raising for Effective Giving Can Teach us About Promoting Poker as a Sport - PokerUpdate August 29, 2014PokerUpdateWhat Raising for Effective Giving Can Teach us About Promoting Poker as a SportPokerUpdateBrannan's worry is the big non-gambling brands will be too scared to be affiliated with poker because of our image. As Dreyfus once pointed out in another article, “all we seem to be doing is writing about the latest robbery, cheating scandal or death.”.
- Sam Trickett, James Dempsey and Toby Lewis Confirmed for World Poker Tour ... - PokerNews.com August 29, 2014Sam Trickett, James Dempsey and Toby Lewis Confirmed for World Poker Tour ...PokerNews.comNow that the record-setting European Poker Tour in Barcelona came to an end with Andre Lettau's victory of the Main Event, for many poker players it's time to pack their bags and head to another exciting international event: the partypoker WPT Merit ...
- Phil Ivey Now Down $5.1 Million Under His 'Polarizing' Online Poker Screen Name - CardPlayer.com August 29, 2014CardPlayer.comPhil Ivey Now Down $5.1 Million Under His 'Polarizing' Online Poker Screen NameCardPlayer.comPrior to the old Full Tilt Poker shutting down, gambling legend Phil Ivey was arguably the most dominant online poker player in history. Since the site relaunched under new ownership close to two years ago, he has been one of the worst the sof […]
- Big names, big money at Seminole Hard Rock poker - Sun Sentinel August 29, 2014ABC Action NewsBig names, big money at Seminole Hard Rock pokerSun SentinelBig-time warfare is on at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, with a second annual tournament that guarantees $10 million in prize money to the top finishers, making the casino's ballroom-turned-poker-parlor the world epicenter of ...Seminole Charity Tournament […]
- Gaming Board: charity poker thriving under new rules - Lansing State Journal August 28, 2014Gaming Board: charity poker thriving under new rulesLansing State JournalDETROIT – The Michigan Gaming Control Board said Thursday it has issued 161 millionaire party licenses equal to more than 500 event days across the state since emergency rules regulating poker-room charitable gambling were imposed last month.
- On poker: It pays to have a short memory - San Jose Mercury News August 26, 2014On poker: It pays to have a short memorySan Jose Mercury News"Sorry, but congratulations." I must have heard some combination of the words "sorry" and "congratulations" 100 times in the two days after I was knocked out of the World Series of Poker Main Event last month. Thank you, but hold the "sorry." I had a ...
- Introducing...Bitcoin Poker - Newsweek August 23, 2014NewsweekIntroducing...Bitcoin PokerNewsweekHosting a weekly gathering known simply as “Big BTC Sunday” (BTC refers to bitcoin much in the same way that USD refers to U.S. dollars), the site is the biggest for online poker using bitcoin, attracting hundreds of players to its poker rooms 24 hours ...Bitcoin Online Poker Transactions Refused by CoinbasePokerSit […]
- Poker champion Beth Shak - myfoxny.com August 30, 2014
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Will “The Thrill” Failla has won the 2011 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker main event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardens, California. Failla has bested a field of 757 players and taken home the $758,085 in prize money … Continue reading
The final table has been set at the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardens, California. The day started off with 33 players and Will “The Thrill” Failla is leading the … Continue reading
FTP Lawyer Answers Questions Full Tilt’s lawyer, Jeff Ifrah, has joined the Two Plus Two forums and has been active in issuing statements and responding to questions about Full Tilt’s situation. The change in activity follows the end of an … Continue reading
Jeff Vertes has outplaed the 99 players starting on day 3 of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California, being able to accumulate a massive stack of 2,712,000, thus … Continue reading
D.C. To Kick Off Online Poker The D.C. Lottery Corporation will begin trials for its online intrastate poker service by September 1st. 20-30 locations around the city will give access to regulated poker sites. The effort is expected to create … Continue reading
The starting field of 340 players has been cut down to 99 survivors on day 2 of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California. Ken Aldrigde has taken the … Continue reading
Battle For Second Place Continues PartyPoker has retaken the second place ranking on PokerScout from the iPoker Network. The poker network obtained second place standing last week, but now averages about 150 fewer real cash players than Party Poker. Poker … Continue reading
Another 435 players have joined for day 1b of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California. Out of the 181 players who were eliminated on day 1a, 116 of … Continue reading
Gabe Kaplan Returns Some Money According to a report, Gabe Kaplan has given back nearly half the money he won at the alleged illegal high stakes Hollywood poker game. No Significant Interest For November 9 Considering the volatility of the … Continue reading