- Man assaulted with fireplace poker in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs Gazette September 16, 2014Man assaulted with fireplace poker in Colorado SpringsColorado Springs GazettePolice are searching for a man who allegedly attacked another man with a fireplace poker in northeast Colorado Springs on Monday night. Officers responded to a disturbance in the 6100 block Gunshot Pass Drive, west of Powers Boulevard, just after 6 p.m..
- Pettus: Forget voting; just draw straws, play strip poker - Jackson Clarion Ledger September 16, 2014Pettus: Forget voting; just draw straws, play strip pokerJackson Clarion LedgerNot by a straw poll. Not by a man named Mr. Straw. An actual straw. But the 177-177 special election runoff tie between alderman candidates David Glenn Bolin and Stephanie Bounds could have been even crazier. It almost was, because of a brand-new law ...
- Poker run set for paddlers on Quaboag Pond - Worcester Telegram September 16, 2014Poker run set for paddlers on Quaboag PondWorcester TelegramAfter drawing playing cards from the four card-draw spots around the lakes, paddlers must return to the boat ramp by 4 p.m. to pick their final card and submit their poker hand. The drawing of cards can be done in any order as long as all spots are ...
- How Final Table Deals Hurt Our Ability to Promote Poker as a Sport - PokerUpdate September 15, 2014PokerUpdateHow Final Table Deals Hurt Our Ability to Promote Poker as a SportPokerUpdateIf poker is ever going to be promoted as a sport, we need to do something about our end game. I understand the player's point of view. They stump up 100% of the prize money and have every right to determine the direction of those funds. But handing ...
- Mansion Poker Abandons UK iGaming Market - Online Poker.net September 15, 2014Mansion Poker Abandons UK iGaming MarketOnline Poker.netMansion Poker Abandons UK iGaming Market Ahead of the UK's new online gambling legislation due to be implemented on October 1st, Mansion Poker has become the first main operator to withdraw from the country's online gambling market. Up until now ...Mansion Poker to Leave UK, Other Mansion Prod […]
- Could New Jersey become an international hub for online poker? - SportingNews.com September 15, 2014Could New Jersey become an international hub for online poker?SportingNews.comThe US has been slow to regulate online poker since the Department of Justice effectively closed down the market in 2011 when it indicted executives of the three largest online poker sites in the world. In the three and half years plus since “Black ...
- WPT Borgata Poker Open Day 1a: Bianco Leads as 172 of 400 Advance - PokerNews.com September 15, 2014CardPlayer.comWPT Borgata Poker Open Day 1a: Bianco Leads as 172 of 400 AdvancePokerNews.comThe World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open kicked off on Sunday as 400 entrants turned up for Day 1a action. After eight levels of play, just 172 advanced to Day 2 with Ben Bianco and his stack of 389,000 leading the way. Also sitting with healthy stacks ...A Poker Life: […]
- Report: Roland de Wolfe Accused Of Cheating In High-Stakes Poker Game - CardPlayer.com September 15, 2014CardPlayer.comReport: Roland de Wolfe Accused Of Cheating In High-Stakes Poker GameCardPlayer.comCourt filings said that the witness, who claims that he once was the world's “best professional poker cheat,” has given testimony that Parvizi lost £185,000 in a game that was “utterly corrupted by collusion on the part of Josh Gould and Roland de Wolfe. […]
- Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Mercier's Poker Dream, Devonshire's Stash - Online Poker.net September 15, 2014Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Mercier's Poker Dream, Devonshire's StashOnline Poker.net“How often do u have dreams about poker? Used to happen to me a lot more but I probably still have 1 per week.. Last night (in my dream), I misclick opened c/o to 20k at 1/2k with QJo (200k stack)… Button jammed 80k… BB called all in for 70kish… B4 ...
- Russian Online Poker Could Fall Victim to Geopolitics - Pokerfuse September 15, 2014PokerfuseRussian Online Poker Could Fall Victim to GeopoliticsPokerfuseIronically, the prospects for online poker regulation are stronger in Russia than they are in the US. Two months ago, the Russian Deputy Prime Minister ordered an analysis and consultation designed to produce proposals for legalizing online poker.California Online Poker Closed Door Policy […]
- Man assaulted with fireplace poker in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs Gazette September 16, 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