- Las Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 set - azcentral August 1, 2014azcentralLas Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 setazcentralThe nine final-table players in the World Series of Poker's Main Event have been determined. The leader is Jorryt van Hoof, with 38 million in chips, 5 million more than the second-biggest stack. Last in the field is Bruno Politano, with just over 12 ...
- The Next Poker Boom Is Coming… Eventually - 4Flush.com August 1, 2014The Next Poker Boom Is Coming… Eventually4Flush.comCercle Cadet Poker ROom in France I'm currently reading an excellent book titled “Knights of the Green Cloth: The Saga of the Frontier Gamblers” by Robert K. DeArment, and just as when I read James McManus's “Cowboys Full: The Story of Poker” I find ...
- Police: Man who robbed high-stakes poker game arrested - KSAT San Antonio August 1, 2014KSAT San AntonioPolice: Man who robbed high-stakes poker game arrestedKSAT San AntonioSTAFFORD, Texas - Texas police have arrested a man in connection to the fatal shooting of a businessman at a poker game. Stafford police made the announcement Thursday. It's unclear if they've charged the man, who they say killed 45-year-old Donald ...Police arres […]
- Devils hire former pro poker player to head new analytics department - NBCSports.com August 1, 2014NBCSports.comDevils hire former pro poker player to head new analytics departmentNBCSports.comMehta, 36, was a professional poker player and authored two books on the subject. However, he has since shifted his focus to the application of advanced statistics in sports. He will report directly to Devils GM Lou Lamoriello. Devils' owners Josh ...and more »
- Private poker nights offer high stakes & huge trophies - New York Post August 1, 2014New York PostPrivate poker nights offer high stakes & huge trophiesNew York PostEvery few weeks, Prince clears his living room of furniture to make room for three casino-worthy poker tables, topped with custom-made felts printed with the logo “Steak & Poker Night” — some players gear up for the game with a big dinner at Sparks ...The world's unl […]
- You don't need mad chops to be a poker TV star. You need a dump truck. - Washington Post (blog) July 31, 2014You don't need mad chops to be a poker TV star. You need a dump truck.Washington Post (blog)Earlier this year, promoters for Poker Night in America, which taped in March and again this month at Maryland Live! in Hanover, Md., were happy to include Annapolis-based poker pro Christian Harder's name on a press releases and to invite him to play.Birthd […]
- Poker player loses $1M in most horrific way - CNBC July 30, 2014Poker player loses $1M in most horrific wayCNBCRemember last year during the World Series of Poker main event when this guy's reaction made us think he'd lost the saddest poker hand ever? Erase that from your memory. This hand right here—from the WSOP Big One for One Drop, which aired Tuesday ...
- poker player draws pocket aces, loses - CBS sports.com (blog) July 30, 2014poker player draws pocket aces, losesCBS sports.com (blog)Connor Drinan received perhaps the worst of all beats after drawing pocket aces at ESPN's World Series of Poker. The trouble began when Cary Katz, too, was dealt pocket aces. Oh well, I guess they'll draw. But that's not how it went down -- at all ...
- Bad Beat on Pocket Aces Costs Poker Player His $1M Buy-in - Bleacher Report July 30, 2014Bad Beat on Pocket Aces Costs Poker Player His $1M Buy-inBleacher ReportThe World Series of Poker may be known to the masses for its $10,000 buy-in main event, in which thousands of entrants compete for the $10 million prize, but that's actually not the highest-stakes competition involved. That title belongs to "The Big ...
- On poker: Bluffing a bluff leaves them guessing - San Jose Mercury News July 29, 2014On poker: Bluffing a bluff leaves them guessingSan Jose Mercury NewsMy favorite event at the World Series of Poker is the $5,000 No-Limit Six Max, not only because I won a bracelet taking down that event in 2011, but because I like the way action plays on the smaller tables. At no time during the tournament will you ...
- Las Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 set - azcentral August 1, 2014
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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
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
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
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
Changes To WPT In Season X The Bicycle Casino is hosting the first step of the 10th season of the World Poker Tour. Several new stops have been announced in the United States and Europe. The poker community discusses some … Continue reading
Online Poker Watchdog Reports The ‘Online Poker Watchdog’ is an independent organization which monitors millions of online poker hands to determine if online poker sites are being run fairly and securely or if they are rigged. Thus far, they have … Continue reading
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Brunson Backs Down To US A writer talks about how Doyle Brunson has not stood up against the US Department of Justice. He points out that Brunson previously believed he was operating ‘in the clear’ before the online poker crackdown, … Continue reading
US Politics And Poker A writer looks into the political landscape as it relates to online poker. He believes that the efforts by the online poker community to differentiate itself from the rest of the online gambling industry have failed. … Continue reading