- Recreational Online Poker Players Come in All Shapes and Sizes - PokerUpdate October 25, 2014PokerUpdateRecreational Online Poker Players Come in All Shapes and SizesPokerUpdateOnline poker sites have been trying to appeal to “Recreational” players since the very beginning, and following the industry-wide shakeup after Black Friday there was an even more concerted effort to target these jilted, disenfranchised recreational ...
- Poker Strategy With Steve Zolotow: The Trouble With War - CardPlayer.com October 25, 2014CardPlayer.comPoker Strategy With Steve Zolotow: The Trouble With WarCardPlayer.comI came across the following quote: “The trouble with war is that it frequently consumes the things you are fighting for – justice, decency, humanity!” I'm not sure where I saw it or who said it, but I thought that, since poker is like a mini-war, it ...
- Nevada Poker Site Gets OK To End Trial Period - CardPlayer.com October 24, 2014CardPlayer.comNevada Poker Site Gets OK To End Trial PeriodCardPlayer.comOne of Nevada's poker sites got the OK this week to end its trial period. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, South Point's online poker website, Real Gaming, which went live in February, is in the clear to begin full operations. According to ...Gaming regulators allow […]
- Jennifer Shahade: Blurring the Boundries Between Chess and Poker - Bluff Magazine October 24, 2014Bluff MagazineJennifer Shahade: Blurring the Boundries Between Chess and PokerBluff MagazineJennifer Shahade criss-crosses the globe changing hats as a professional poker player and master chess player. Sometimes she dons both, like at the recent UKIPT event on the Isle of Man where PokerStars hosted an international chess tournament and ...
- $100, a lie and a poker club: How Pat McAfee became an NFL punter - Indianapolis Star October 24, 2014Indianapolis Star$100, a lie and a poker club: How Pat McAfee became an NFL punterIndianapolis StarIt's where a boy borrowed $100 from a friend, lied to his parents, snuck into a poker club and doubled down on his future. It's where Pat McAfee turned $100 into $1,400. It was the money he needed to buy a plane ticket to Miami to prove to college ...
- The Next Poker Boom May Happen In China - CardPlayer.com October 24, 2014CardPlayer.comThe Next Poker Boom May Happen In ChinaCardPlayer.comLater this week, the World Poker Tour will be returning to the Hainan Province in China for the third rendition of WPT National China. The 19-event series features no-limit hold'em and pot-limit Omaha tournaments, with buy-ins ranging from $250 to $5 ...
- Female poker champion Maria Ho is the “Last Woman Standing” - fox2now.com October 24, 2014Female poker champion Maria Ho is the “Last Woman Standing”fox2now.com(KTVI)- Lady Gaga's hit song 'Poker Face' was not written about Maria Ho but she knows poker! She is currently ranked in the top 3 of the best female poker players in the world and she just took this year's world series of poker “Last Woman Standing ...and more »
- REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus - ESPN October 23, 2014ESPNREUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve MarcusESPNAs with any of his passions, Stephensen wanted to get better at poker so he took to the Internet to learn more about his newfound interest. He became enthralled with the game as he tirelessly watched numerous coaching videos and voraciously read the ...Here's A Look At Betting Odds For 2014 World Series Of Poker […]
- 'Poker Player' Putin Bluffed and Won, French Envoy Says - Bloomberg October 23, 2014'Poker Player' Putin Bluffed and Won, French Envoy SaysBloombergVladimir Putin has outmaneuvered his opponents and humiliated Ukraine by continuing to back pro-Russian separatists and flouting a cease-fire, making it crucial that sanctions on Russia remain firm, France's ambassador to the U.S. said. The Russian ...and more »
- By popular demand, Zynga brings Zynga Poker Classic back from retirement - VentureBeat October 22, 2014ValueWalkBy popular demand, Zynga brings Zynga Poker Classic back from retirementVentureBeatSocial gaming company Zynga is taking fan feedback into account and will offer the older version of its popular poker game on mobile. After months of live testing, the new mobile version of Zynga Poker launched in September. But a significant ...Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Provi […]
- Recreational Online Poker Players Come in All Shapes and Sizes - PokerUpdate October 25, 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