Online Poker News
Top-10 observations from Poker Night in America 21 Jul 2014
Casino City's Aaron Todd has been watching "Poker Night in America" and he's had mixed feelings about the show. He likes some of the off-the-felt stuff, but wishes there was more Nolan Dalla.
Rafa's poker home game 21 Jul 2014
The rules were simple – the first person to be knocked out would end up having a dip in the pool!
Log in to Poker at bet365 now: The Vault is open and prizes are waiting 21 Jul 2014
The Vault must slam shut soon so you have limited time to claim.
Casino City Gang: Marketing the Main edition 17 Jul 2014
Aaron Todd, Dan Podheiser and Vin Narayanan discuss the WSOP's November Nine, how the WSOP can better market itself, and a California tribe's plan to launch PrivateTable.com, an online poker room, despite the lack of a regulatory structure to do so. They'll end the show with the results of their World Cup bets, and of course, make their best bets for the week, as well.
Slyde returns as official watch sponsor of European Poker Tour 17 Jul 2014
The luxury Swiss watch brand renews its partnership for a third consecutive year.
PokerStars launches search for proteges in 2014 World Championship of OnlinePoker contest 17 Jul 2014
The winners will receive training from four of the world’s best poker players and receive free entry into three World Championship events.
Card Player Poker Tour to make stop at Bicycle Casino in Southern California 17 Jul 2014
The next stop on the Card Player Poker Tour will be the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardens, California with a nine-tournament series beginning September 21.
Santa Ysabel Tribe launches online poker site in California 16 Jul 2014
The Tribe’s I-gaming poker website, PrivateTable, accessible to adult California residents who register through the website, will be an alternative to gambling sites operated from off-shore locations.
Americas Cardroom adds $90,000 to The Beast and Sit & Crush point races beginning July 19th. 16 Jul 2014
Americas Cardroom is topping up the prize pools of The Beast with $10,000 in extra cash each week. The Sit & Crush cash leaderboard will see $5,000 added to its weekly prize pool.
Americas Cardroom hosting the one tournament you can't miss 16 Jul 2014
On December 14th at 3:00pm ET, we're hosting the Winning Millions Poker Tournament with a life-changing $1,000,000 prize pool.
Kirsty Thompson appointed Head of Pro & Celebrity Marketing for PokerStars 15 Jul 2014
Thompson has been with PokerStars since 2009 holding a variety of positions, most recently serving as President of the U.K. & Ireland Poker Tour and Live Rooms.
Jackpot Sit & Go Tournaments now available on the Full Tilt Poker app 15 Jul 2014
Released on the desktop software just a few weeks ago, Full Tilt Poker’s newest format has already lived up to its promise of dishing out extraordinary prize pools for ordinary buy-ins.
Ultimate Gaming, El Cortez strike deal for online poker 15 Jul 2014
The El Cortez has entered into a marketing partnership with Ultimate Poker that makes UltimatePoker.com the online poker room for the downtown Las Vegas property.
Back to November: Newhouse won't settle for ninth again 15 Jul 2014
This time around, he’s secured at least $730,725 for himself. But Newhouse won't settle for a ninth-place finish this time around. He wants the $10 million for first.
Mark Newhouse reaches second straight November Nine 15 Jul 2014
Mark Newhouse made his second straight World Series of Poker Main Event final table Monday night.
Paddy Power Poker Summer Sales Tournament kicks off 14 Jul 2014
Paddy Power Poker is exclusively offering their players a 10% boost in cash to any winnings made on Summer Sales final tables. Feeders begin on July 14th.
State gaming regulators recommend plan to link online poker websites 14 Jul 2014
Regulators said the technology, which is operated by Gibraltar-based 888 Holdings, could be the model for the planned system that would run the shared online gaming network between Nevada and Delaware.
Martin Jacobson takes Main Event lead after Day 6 14 Jul 2014
Swedish pro Martin Jacobson, with 22.45 million chips, will take the lead into Day 7. Jacobson began the day 14th in chips with 3.925 million but consistently chipped up to the top of the leaderboard.
Main Event needs new identity to attract new players 14 Jul 2014
Casino City's Vin Narayanan believes the World Series of Poker Main Event's aspirational narrative is dead. He proposes a new marketing plan -- one that focuses on the tournament's best qualities.
Top-10 off-the-felt highlights from the 2014 Main Event 13 Jul 2014
Casino City's Dan Podheiser lists his 10 favorite moments from the Main Event that didn't happen at the tables.
Mark Newhouse poised to make history at WSOP Main Event 13 Jul 2014
Newhouse grabbed the chip lead Saturday on Day 5 of the World Series of Poker Main Event. If he reaches the final table this year, he'll be the first player to reach consecutive final tables since Dan Harrington did it in 2003 and 2004.
Vancouver home game taking over WSOP Main Event 13 Jul 2014
Matt Jarvis finished eighth in the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event and won a WSOP bracelet the following year. In 2013, Jason Mann won $285,408 for his 25th-place finish in the Main Event. And on Saturday, Darlene Lee put herself in contention for a deep Main Event run before busting out in 113th place on a crazy, four-way all-in pot.
Patience pays off for Baranowski 13 Jul 2014
Casino City's Dan Podheiser wrote a human-interest story on Dean Baranowski and his wife, Colleen, on Day 1C of the World Series of Poker Main Event. Dean was still in the tournament by Day 5 thanks to patient play and a string of good timing.
Ronnie Bardah cashes in fifth-straight WSOP Main Event as players reach the money 12 Jul 2014
Phil Ivey busted out of the Main Event Friday. But he wasn't the biggest story at the World Series of Poker Main Event Friday. Not even close. That honor belonged to the money bubble -- and Ronnie Bardah.
Main Event Day 4 post-bubble action makes for crazy swings 12 Jul 2014
Phil Ivey was cruising along, but busted shortly after the money bubble. And Brian Hastings jumped from 170,000 to 2 million chips.