- Will Congress Go All-In on Online Gaming? - TIME December 10, 2013CompatiblePokerWill Congress Go All-In on Online Gaming?TIMEIn 2006, Republicans in Congress led a crackdown on Internet gambling. Two years ago, many of them cheered when the U.S. Justice Department moved to suppress the booming online poker market, shuttering three top sites simultaneously on a day known ...Online Poker Has Congressional HearingCardPlayer. […]
- Lawmakers Fight Over Whether God Would Allow Online Poker - National Journal December 10, 2013Lawmakers Fight Over Whether God Would Allow Online PokerNational JournalGod wants us to have the right to play poker online. So said Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, during a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing Tuesday called to review the state of online gaming in the U.S. The session often had the feel more of an old ...Lawmakers bet on online pokerTh […]
- Hollywood Park notes: Poker Player joins CashCall Futurity cast - Daily Racing Form December 10, 2013Daily Racing FormHollywood Park notes: Poker Player joins CashCall Futurity castDaily Racing FormMore than a month after finishing eighth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf at Santa Anita, Poker Player is being sent back to California for Saturday's $750,000 CashCall Futurity at Betfair Hollywood Park. Trainer Wayne Catalano said Tuesday that ...
- Top 10 Video Gamer of All Time Switches to Pro Poker - Pokerfuse December 10, 2013PokerfuseTop 10 Video Gamer of All Time Switches to Pro PokerPokerfuseSouth Korean StarCraft player and coach Lim Yo-Hwan has turned professional poker player, hoping to follow in the footsteps of French poker star and former StarCraft superstar, Bertrand “Elky” Grosspellier. Known as BoxeR, MTV voted Lim one of “The 10 ...
- Hackers broke into poker pro's hotel room to install... - The Verge December 10, 2013Hackers broke into poker pro's hotel room to install...The VergeThis September, on the Barcelona leg of the European Poker Tour, Jens Kyllönen had a strange run-in with the criminal underworld. He'd busted out of that day's tournament early, but when he returned to his hotel room, his laptop was missing. He went ...Poker ace's vanishing h […]
- Poker Strategy For The Rest Of Us: Kristen Bicknell - CardPlayer.com December 10, 2013CardPlayer.comPoker Strategy For The Rest Of Us: Kristen BicknellCardPlayer.comIn an effort to provide valuable tools and tips that are relevant to even the smallest games, Card Player is pleased to bring you Poker Strategy For The Rest Of Us, which will focus on everyday situations that occur against the poker world's most ...Recreational poker player […]
- Poker machine reforms: MPs accused of lacking Mandela's moral leadership - The Guardian December 10, 2013The GuardianPoker machine reforms: MPs accused of lacking Mandela's moral leadershipThe GuardianChurch groups and crossbench parliamentarians have accused Australia's major parties of walking away from poker machine reforms because of industry pressure. The chair of the Australian Churches Gambling Taskforce, Tim Costello, went as far as saying ... […]
- If Ravens-Vikings Was A Poker Game - BaltimoreRavens.com December 9, 2013BaltimoreRavens.comIf Ravens-Vikings Was A Poker GameBaltimoreRavens.comThis morning, some interesting data surfaced on the probability each team had of winning at each point of the game. Twitter user Bill Bowen (@BillBowen) produced a graphic on the odds of each team winning if compared to a game of Texas Hold 'Em poker.and more »
- Why The University of Waterloo Churns Out Poker Stars - Huffington Post Canada December 9, 2013Why The University of Waterloo Churns Out Poker StarsHuffington Post CanadaAsk a University of Waterloo student what the school is known for and chances are they'll mention engineering, math or science, or even all three. But the school also happens to be a perfect incubator for another kind of expertise – poker. Some former ...
- Korea's Most Famous StarCraft Player Is Now a Poker Pro - Kotaku December 9, 2013Korea's Most Famous StarCraft Player Is Now a Poker ProKotakuAnd during a recent appearance on reality show The Genius, Lim was introduced as a "Professional Poker Player." However, his co-star Hong Jin Ho (aka YellOw) is introduced as a "Former Professional Gamer." Lim said hold'em poker is "just like StarCraft ...and more […]
- Will Congress Go All-In on Online Gaming? - TIME December 10, 2013
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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
‘Black Friday’ And The Future Jeremy D. Frey and Donald S. Richards warn that the indictments and seizures of Black Friday is just the beginning of what will be a spectacle for the Department of Justice. The proceedings are scheduled … Continue reading