Online Poker News
Celebrate with superb prizes in Poker at bet365's Premium Christmas Present 12 Dec 2013
There are 1,000 superb prizes to be won in the $50,000 Grand Prize Draw which takes place at the end of Premium Christmas Present.
Juicy Stakes' $5,000 Fast Fold Grand Prix begins Monday 12 Dec 2013
To get the new speed poker game off to a fast start, a two week rake race begins this coming Monday, December 16. $5000 will be awarded to players with the most raked hands during that period.
Card Player Poker Tour heading to Foxwoods 9 Dec 2013
The 11-tournament series will begin with a $600 no-limit hold’em $100,000 guarantee and will wrap up with a $300 no-limit hold’em $20,000 guarantee.
Gambling and the Law: Lessons from the insurance industry 9 Dec 2013
In the past, other industries struggled with becoming respectable in the eyes of the law. This usually took the route of trying to show they were not forms of gambling, even if they were. They also knew they had to come up with arguments on why they were actually good for society. The best examples are trading in securities and commodity futures, and insurance.
Poker Player Tweets of the Week: Glasses half full 6 Dec 2013
Poker players were a bit overly optimistic this week, including one delusional Jacksonville Jaguars fan.
Casino City Gang: Expansion or contraction edition 5 Dec 2013
Casino City's Vin Narayanan, Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser discuss Dan's continuing efforts to gamble online in New Jersey, the World Series of Poker changing its World Series of Europe and World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific tournament schedules and Aaron's list of best non-poker card games to bet on. And as always, they pick every game on this week's NFL schedule against the spread.
BetVictor Poker launches achievements program 5 Dec 2013
The Achievements Program awards badges and points to Club members for completing a variety of Club and cash game based tasks ranging from passing the Club quiz to winning a hand with a Royal Flush – and just about everything in between.
Juicy Stakes increases Rake Race prize pool to $20,000 5 Dec 2013
Sunday GTD is now $17,500 every week.
Toys for Tots, new tournaments announced at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino 4 Dec 2013
The Crown Royal Poker Room at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino announces a special holiday Toys for Tots tournament on Saturday, Dec. 7.
Local player wins Pittsburgh Poker Open Winter Series Championship 3 Dec 2013
Larry Pileggi took home $71,782 for the first-place finish.
Earn up to $400 in bonus cash at Full Tilt Poker with Build Your Bonus 3 Dec 2013
The more you play, the bigger your bonus.
Ups and downs of New Jersey online gambling 2 Dec 2013
Casino City's Dan Podheiser visited New Jersey over the Thanksgiving weekend, where he had the chance to test some of the Garden State's newly licensed and regulated online casinos. Dan provides a timeline of his experiences with the sites, including some registration and geo-location issues.
Top-10 non-poker card games you can bet on 2 Dec 2013
Today, almost all of my card-playing wagers come in a game of poker. But there are plenty of non-poker games that you can bet on, and most of them are a lot of fun.
New game at BetVictor Poker promises to be “Wheely” good fun 2 Dec 2013
BetVictor Poker launches Victor’s Wheel arcade game as reward for regular cash game play.
Get 5 euros free when you open an account with Poker at bet365 2 Dec 2013
This offer is exclusively available to players who are resident in Spain and have a language preference of Spanish or English.
Juicy Stakes adds Fast Fold Poker 26 Nov 2013
The site joins the speed poker revolution.
World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific expands 26 Nov 2013
World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific (WSOP APAC) is expected to take place on October 1-17, 2014, at Crown Melbourne and feature ten WSOP gold bracelet events.
Steve Wynn compares effort to outlaw online poker to Prohibition 26 Nov 2013
". . . Playing poker is America, and outlawing poker is like the Volstead Act where they outlawed beer,” Wynn told reporters in the Wynn Las Vegas.
Poker Player Tweets of the Week: Sheldon Adelson is evil 22 Nov 2013
Andy Bloch made the perfect analogy for Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson's anti-online gambling stance.
Americas Cardroom expects huge pool in $350,000 guaranteed 22 Nov 2013
Tonight, the High Five Guaranteed continues, with five tournaments on the docket including a $25,000 guarantee at 7:00pm ET.
Casino City Gang: Politics, poker and football edition 21 Nov 2013
Casino City's Vin Narayanan, Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser discuss billionaire and Las Vegas Sands chairman Sheldon Adelson's bid to outlaw online gaming, a Nevada man winning $109,290 in William Hill's Pro Football Progressive jackpot and which presidents we'd invite to a home poker game. And as always, we pick every game on this weekend's NFL schedule against the spread.
Just a few days to go in Poker at bet365's $100,000 Premium Giveaway 21 Nov 2013
This exciting event concludes on 28th November.
Rivers Casino to host first-ever televised poker event in Pittsburgh 20 Nov 2013
Rivers is raising the stakes by hosting the first-ever televised poker tournament in the ‘Burgh – the Pittsburgh Poker Open.
Guillermo Olvera wins Punta Cana Poker Classic Main Event, earns $171,100 19 Nov 2013
Guillermo Olvera joins Peter Cross, Demo Kiriopoulos and Matthew Weber as Punta Cana Poker Classic Main Event champions.
Poker Player Tweets of the Week: Mo' Money Mo' Problems 15 Nov 2013
Jay Farber is tired of people directly asking him for money after the November Niner took down $5.1 million for second place in the 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event.