- All the Big Shots showed up for Internet poker hearing - Sacramento Bee April 24, 2014All the Big Shots showed up for Internet poker hearingSacramento BeeWhile the Senate had its Day of Reflection to contemplate ethical obligations, the Assembly turned its attention to the task at hand, whether to legalize Internet poker in California. All the big shots were there, crowded into Room 4202, under the ...
- 2 poker buddies, ex-Nvidia worker cited in insider trading scheme - Los Angeles Times April 23, 20142 poker buddies, ex-Nvidia worker cited in insider trading schemeLos Angeles TimesThat friend then allegedly relayed the tips to a fellow poker player who managed a hedge fund, and who used the information himself and passed it on to analysts at other firms. According to authorities, Choi's illegal tips helped the hedge funds avoid ...and more »
- What professional players see at the poker table. (Hint: More than you.) - Washington Post (blog) April 23, 2014Washington Post (blog)What professional players see at the poker table. (Hint: More than you.)Washington Post (blog)I included some of their observations in my story about Gene Drubetskoy, a mortgage consultant and recreational poker player who sat with the pros in the biggest game he'd ever played — a cash game that began with $68,500 in play. Here, fo […]
- Legal online poker draws gamblers across state lines - NewsOK.com April 23, 2014Legal online poker draws gamblers across state linesNewsOK.comThat so many out-of-state players are traveling to New Jersey — call it “poker tourism” — is an encouraging sign for the fledgling industry, which so far has been generating less than $2 million per month in tax revenue for the state budget. That ...
- Can Online Poker Become The New King Of New York? - Forbes April 23, 2014CardPlayer.comCan Online Poker Become The New King Of New York?ForbesIn America there is a war going on for the hearts and minds of thousands of online poker players, many of whom have been frozen out of the game they love. In one corner stand the lobbyists pushing for a federal ban on online poker. In the other ...California To Hold Hearing On Internet Poke […]
- Alex Dreyfus Discusses GPI, HendonMob, the State of U.S. and European Poker ... - PokerNews.com April 23, 2014Alex Dreyfus Discusses GPI, HendonMob, the State of U.S. and European Poker ...PokerNews.comAlex Dreyfus is a man you might have never heard of before, or one that you vaguely know of being involved with the Global Poker Index (GPI), but not much more than that. Whichever the case, Dreyfus is certainly a man to keep an eye on in the poker ...and more »
- How Europe's First Female Poker Champ Made History and Learned to ... - TIME April 23, 2014The GuardianHow Europe's First Female Poker Champ Made History and Learned to ...TIMEBritish journalist and professional poker player Victoria Coren Mitchell made poker history for the second time in her career on Sunday, when she won the European Poker Tour and became the first person ever to win the tournament twice. The first time ...Victoria Coren M […]
- 33 Witnesses Scheduled for Wednesday's Online Poker Hearing in California - PokerNews.com April 22, 201433 Witnesses Scheduled for Wednesday's Online Poker Hearing in CaliforniaPokerNews.comWednesday's California State Assembly committee hearing on internet poker looks to be the most inclusive and thorough of any such meeting ever held at the state or federal level, featuring testimony from 33 witnesses covering a wide range of topics.and more »
- World Poker Tour championship opens in Atlantic City for first time - Fox News April 21, 2014NorthJersey.comWorld Poker Tour championship opens in Atlantic City for first timeFox NewsATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – After 11 years in Las Vegas, the championship event of the World Poker Tour is underway in Atlantic City. The weeklong event, sponsored by partypoker, is being held at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, its partner for online ...Online poker is No […]
- Victoria Coren Mitchell makes poker history - The Guardian April 20, 2014The GuardianVictoria Coren Mitchell makes poker historyThe GuardianThe Observer columnist and presenter of BBC4's Only Connect knocked out fellow competitor Jordan Westmorland and was left at the table with Italian Giacomo Fundaro to make poker history at the 98th EPT main event. Following her win, the 41-year-old ...
- All the Big Shots showed up for Internet poker hearing - Sacramento Bee April 24, 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
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
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
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
The Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California, has opened its doors for day 1a of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event. With 322 players registering for day 1a of the $3,500 no limit hold’em event with … Continue reading
In addition to the start of the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker, many changes to the new season of WPT have been announced. There will be two new stops in the United States. The first one is at the … Continue reading
Brain Hastings has won the World Poker Tour Regional Summer Splash event in Florida. The CardRunners instructor known by his screen name ‘Stinger885′ has taken home $213,877 in prize money for the victory over 391 players. The players who lost … Continue reading
Sam Barnhart has won the World Series of Poker Circuit National Championship at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. After outplaying 100 poker players, he has taken home the $300,000 first prize and the first 2011 World Series of Poker … Continue reading