- A $1 million Passover gift - Sun-Sentinel April 18, 2014A $1 million Passover giftSun-SentinelEric Afriat brooded Monday night about missing his mother's Passover celebration in her West Boca Raton home, and considered ditching his seat in a Hollywood poker tournament. Monday night's poker session went especially late, running from noon until ...and more »
- CPPT II - Paddy Power Irish Open - CardPlayer.com April 18, 2014CPPT II - Paddy Power Irish OpenCardPlayer.comOne of the most exciting spots of the Card Player Poker Tour – the Paddy Power Irish Open – will begin April 18 with a race to crown the latest champion. Complete live coverage of the four-day €2,250 no-limit hold'em main event will be provided on ...and more »
- On poker: Being unpredictable can keep opponents off balance - San Jose Mercury News April 18, 2014On poker: Being unpredictable can keep opponents off balanceSan Jose Mercury NewsPoker metaphors often bleed into our daily lives. In political dramas, characters frequently say things like, "Don't put all your cards on the table," or, "Play it close to the vest." Such phrases convey the idea that unpredictability is critical in ...
- Poker tips: A little etiquette can go a long way at the table - Reno Gazette Journal April 17, 2014Poker tips: A little etiquette can go a long way at the tableReno Gazette JournalIn poker, as in life, there are rules, both written and unwritten. When there are nine or 10 people from different generations, different backgrounds and different world views sitting around trying to take each others' money, there is going to be ...
- 2014 Borgata Spring Poker Open: Korotki Leads Final 45 in Championship Event - PokerNews.com April 17, 2014CNBC.com2014 Borgata Spring Poker Open: Korotki Leads Final 45 in Championship EventPokerNews.comAction continued on Wednesday from the 2014 Borgata Spring Poker Open at the Borgata in Atlantic City, NJ. Event 7: $2,700 Spring Poker Championship concluded Day 2 action with 45 players remaining, while Event 9: $300 $100,000 Guaranteed ...Cheaters may speed ne […]
- Coeur d'Alene Tribe's plan to offer poker at casino at odds with Idaho - The Spokesman Review April 17, 2014KUTV 2NewsCoeur d'Alene Tribe's plan to offer poker at casino at odds with IdahoThe Spokesman ReviewThe casino is advertising a May 2 opening date for its new poker room, with executives saying that Idaho's constitutional ban on poker games doesn't apply to the tribal-owned casino. But the Idaho Lottery Commission has different views, set […]
- More Details On Poker Pro Phil Ivey's Alleged Cheating While Playing Baccarat ... - CardPlayer.com April 16, 2014CardPlayer.comMore Details On Poker Pro Phil Ivey's Alleged Cheating While Playing Baccarat ...CardPlayer.comIvey has been accused of spotting manufacturing defects in the cards while playing baccarat at The Borgata Hotel Casino. The suit also named the manufacturer of the cards, Gemaco Inc. of Blue Springs, MO. In addition, Ivey's alleged accompli […]
- Poker pro Phil Ivey accused of cheating by Atlantic City casino - CBS News April 14, 2014CBS NewsPoker pro Phil Ivey accused of cheating by Atlantic City casinoCBS NewsPhil Ivey calls himself "the greatest poker player of all time," but a casino in Atlantic City has accused him of being something else: a cheat. In a lawsuit, the Borgata claims Ivey pocketed more than $9.6 million by cheating at baccarat, the card ...
- Maryland amateur gets to test himself against the pros at 'Poker Night in America' - Washington Post April 14, 2014Maryland amateur gets to test himself against the pros at 'Poker Night in America'Washington PostIn the moments before the first hand was dealt, before one amateur and seven pros sat down to play in a made-for-TV poker game, Gene Drubetskoy plopped an enormous brick of cash onto the “Poker Night in America” table and shrugged. “Sorry, that's a […]
- Atlantic City casino claims poker champ Phillip Ivey cheated to win $9.6 million - CNN April 14, 2014Atlantic City casino claims poker champ Phillip Ivey cheated to win $9.6 millionCNN(CNN) -- An Atlantic City casino is suing poker champion Phillip Ivey Jr., claiming he cheated his way to more than $9.6 million in winnings. The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa alleges in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that Ivey exploited a defect in the line ...
- A $1 million Passover gift - Sun-Sentinel April 18, 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