- Man arrested in death of businessman at poker game - Chron.com July 31, 2014KHOUMan arrested in death of businessman at poker gameChron.comStafford police arrested one person in the fatal shooting of a Fort Bend County businessman at a poker game and are continuing to search for others. On Thursday, they announced the capture of Eric Norris, 25, as the prime suspect in the July 17 slaying ...Police arrest suspect in murder of man du […]
- The world's unluckiest poker player and the heart that cost him a fortune - MarketWatch (blog) July 31, 2014MarketWatch (blog)The world's unluckiest poker player and the heart that cost him a fortuneMarketWatch (blog)If you've ever missed out on a pot because your three-of-a-kind lost to a gut-shot straight on the river, Connor Drinan is playing a super tiny violin for you. The poor guy just endured perhaps the most catastrophic beat ever. No, it wasn […]
- 2014 WSOP November Nine: Foosball Champ William Pappaconstantinou Sets ... - PokerNews.com July 31, 20142014 WSOP November Nine: Foosball Champ William Pappaconstantinou Sets ...PokerNews.comThe son of a professional golfer, Pappaconstantinou supported his foosball dreams by taking several jobs, one of which was as a poker dealer at the Rockingham Park Poker Room in Salem, New Hampshire. Foosball may have been his passion, but poker ...and more »
- Chen Qin Tops Biggest Poker Event Ever Held Outside of USA to Win Beijing ... - PokerNews.com July 30, 2014Chen Qin Tops Biggest Poker Event Ever Held Outside of USA to Win Beijing ...PokerNews.comThe tournament, which was a part of a 10-day poker festival organized by the Beijing Sports Competitions Administration Centre, a division of the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Sports, also set a new PokerStars record for its largest live tournament ...
- Poker Jobs: Tom Scott Discusses the Art of Managing the Vic's Poker Room - PokerNews.com July 30, 2014Poker Jobs: Tom Scott Discusses the Art of Managing the Vic's Poker RoomPokerNews.comIf poker was a religion, the Vic would be her London temple. Which would make Tom Scott poker's high priest. Although he usually goes under the more conventional job title of Poker Team Leader, co-managing the Vic's poker room. Although the Vic boasts ...and m […]
- Poker Player Gets Knocked Out Of A $1 Million Tournament With An Unreal Bad ... - Business Insider July 30, 2014Poker Player Gets Knocked Out Of A $1 Million Tournament With An Unreal Bad ...Business InsiderHe drew pocket aces and had only a 2% chance of losing the hand before the flop. But it all fell apart. Drinan and Cary Katz both drew pocket aces. There was a 96% they would split the pot. Drinan could lose only if Katz got a flush: poker bad beat ...
- 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 ...
- The Worst Bad Beat You Will See In Poker [VIDEO] - CBS Local July 30, 2014The Worst Bad Beat You Will See In Poker [VIDEO]CBS LocalNo limit Texas hold 'em was the rage on ESPN a few years back. Recently it hasn't had the appeal it once did, but ESPN still airs the World Series of Poker. Tuesday night, ESPN aired arguably the worst bad beat you will ever see in poker. The two ...
- 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 competition with the highest stakes involved. That title belongs to ...
- Poker Player At WSOP Loses $1 Million After Incredible Bad Beat (Video) - NESN.com July 30, 2014Poker Player At WSOP Loses $1 Million After Incredible Bad Beat (Video)NESN.comEven when the odds are stacked in your favor, it only takes a little bit of bad luck for everything to quickly fall apart. In the $1 million buy-in tournament at the 2014 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, Connor Drinan was eliminated in one of the ...
- Man arrested in death of businessman at poker game - Chron.com July 31, 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