- Altice in French Telco Poker Game with Bouygues Remark - Forbes November 21, 2014Altice in French Telco Poker Game with Bouygues RemarkForbesThe rapidly growing Altice telecom and cable group said it was willing to enter into talks to buy Bouygues Bouygues Telecom in France in a move that is bound to speed up consolidation in a market where a competition frenzy by four firms has led to ...and more »
- Hoax alert! Canseco's finger DIDN'T fall off during poker tourney - FOXSports.com November 21, 2014FOXSports.comHoax alert! Canseco's finger DIDN'T fall off during poker tourneyFOXSports.comJose Canseco's reattached middle finger apparently didn't fall off, as the former MLB slugger admitted it was just a prank. NESN Justin Leger. Share This Story. Tweet. Updated NOV 20, 2014 11:47p ET. Jose Canseco is a prankster. Just not a very good […]
- Carwin Cole: Don't let unlikely scenarios make you play poker scared - San Jose Mercury News November 21, 2014Carwin Cole: Don't let unlikely scenarios make you play poker scaredSan Jose Mercury NewsA friend of mine, a smart player who is still somewhat new to the game, was playing $1/2 no-limit hold 'em (nine-handed) on the World Series of Poker online site while I was at his house. He got involved in a hand that started with an early-position ...
- Nikolai Yakovenko on the State of Open Face Chinese Poker, Part II - PokerNews.com November 20, 2014PokerNews.comNikolai Yakovenko on the State of Open Face Chinese Poker, Part IIPokerNews.comThis means that even with very fast computers, you can't write a program to play the game very well without lots of specialized software to estimate values and approximate ranges — all of the same stuff you'd need to build for a strong poker-playing bot.OFC […]
- Nikolai Yakovenko on the State of Open Face Chinese Poker, Part I - PokerNews.com November 20, 2014PokerNews.comNikolai Yakovenko on the State of Open Face Chinese Poker, Part IPokerNews.comOpen-face Chinese has become one of the most popular games in poker. Top pros like Jason Mercier, Barry Greenstein, and Shaun Deeb have become unofficial ambassadors for the game, while dozens of other pros can be found playing OFC either late ...
- Boxing star Carl Froch plays World Poker Tour event in the UK - SportingNews.com November 20, 2014Boxing star Carl Froch plays World Poker Tour event in the UKSportingNews.comFour-time World Champion boxer Carl "The Cobra" Froch took some time away from the ring earlier this week to take part in the World Poker Tour's WPT500 tournament presented at the Dusk Till Dawn in Nottingham. The £500 buy-in event drew well over ...
- Five Thoughts: Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau Returns to Poker, Ultimate Gaming ... - PokerNews.com November 19, 2014PokerNews.comFive Thoughts: Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau Returns to Poker, Ultimate Gaming ...PokerNews.comWhile the poker world was debating whether or not Phil Hellmuth is a good ambassador for the game, or if poker will thrive with representatives like Dan Colman, in an attempt to impossibly quantify what's “good for the game,” the 2014 Mid-State […]
- Rafa Nadal Defeats Ronaldo in Charity Poker Game and Requests a Rematch - PokerNews.com November 19, 2014PokerNews.comRafa Nadal Defeats Ronaldo in Charity Poker Game and Requests a RematchPokerNews.com"In poker, you need self control, the ability to analyze your opponent and read the game to know when to go for it, a strategy that is not too dissimilar to tennis," Nadal said after the game. "It was close for most of the match and I'm deligh […]
- Phil Hellmuth Wins 2014 Pittsburgh Poker Open - PokerNews.com November 18, 2014PokerNews.comPhil Hellmuth Wins 2014 Pittsburgh Poker OpenPokerNews.comIn the early morning hours of Monday, Nov. 17, Phil Hellmuth topped a field of 254 entrants to win the Pittsburgh Poker Open $1,000 buy-in Main Event for more than $54,000. The 13-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner claimed his first major ...Phil Hellmuth wins Pittsburgh Poker Ope […]
- Is Online Poker Doomed in New Jersey? - PokerNews.com November 17, 2014PokerNews.comIs Online Poker Doomed in New Jersey?PokerNews.comAccording to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE), online poker revenues in October were $1,967,904, representing a 5.64-percent decline from the $2,850,295 state's September revenue figures. The decline is even more sharp when ...Ultimate Poker Closes Down Amid Claims of Mi […]
- Altice in French Telco Poker Game with Bouygues Remark - Forbes November 21, 2014
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FTP, GBT Deal Imminent GBT lawyer Behnam Dayanim is suggesting that the sale of Full Tilt Poker to the Groupe Bernard Tapie may be completed with the next few weeks. The deal would see assets of the poker operator sold … Continue reading
Poker Daily News: Abramhoff Speaks On Online Gambling Former lobbyist Jack Abramhoff believes that the recent changes in opinion towards online gambling in the United States will lead to increased lobbying efforts by various groups. Abramhoff was a former lobbyist … Continue reading
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