Online Poker News
MSPT Iowa State Championship kicks off Friday 25 Jul 2017
The 2017 Mid-States Poker Tour will head to Meskwaki Casino in Tama, Iowa, for the 3rd annual championship.
Top 10 Las Vegas trip experiences I tried last week 24 Jul 2017
Casino City's Gary Trask returns from a week in Las Vegas and breaks down 10 new experiences he enjoyed while in town, including new hotels, casinos, bars and gaming formats.
John Hesp and family clear the air regarding business relationship with Uber driver 24 Jul 2017
After verbally agreeing to hire his Uber driver as his manager, World Series of Poker sensation John Hesp decided to part ways with the longtime Las Vegas resident on Saturday.
PokerStars NJ guarantees $300,000 in Summer Series 24 Jul 2017
Until 30 July, online poker players in New Jersey can aim for $300K in prizes, with $75,000 allocated for the Main Event.
WPTDeepStacks heads back to Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee 24 Jul 2017
Tournaments will run daily from 1-10 September during the event that is expected to be one of the most well-attended events in Southwest Florida poker history.
Scott Blumstein is crowned new WSOP Main Event champ 23 Jul 2017
In a dominating performance, the 25-year-old from New Jersey won the 48th annual World Series of Poker Main Event early Sunday morning in Las Vegas, outlasting a field of 7,221 players while cashed a check worth $8.15 million.
Ivey and 'Devilfish' Ulliott named to Poker Hall of Fame 22 Jul 2017
The two players become the 53rd and 54th individuals to be inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame after being nominated by the public, vetted by a Governing Council and voted in by the 27 living Hall of Fame members and a media panel.
Blumstein still leads at WSOP Main Event final table; Ott and Pollak chasing 22 Jul 2017
Only three players remain as the moves to its final day on Saturday. Scott Blumstein held on to his massive chip lead at the World Series of Poker Main Event on Friday and will try to outlast Daniel Ott and Benjamin Pollak for the coveted bracelet when play resumes on Saturday.
Blumstein takes half the chips during Day 8 of WSOP Main Event 21 Jul 2017
Scott Blumstein finished with 178,300,000 chips when all was said and done for the night, while fan favorite John Hesp holds on with 22,475,000 chips.
Around the WSOP: Meet the Uber driver John Hesp hired as his new agent 21 Jul 2017
Throughout John Hesp's wild ride from unknown to poker celebrity at the WSOP, an Uber driver named David Perry has been by his side. Now, the 57-year-old longtime Las Vegas resident has landed a gig as agent for the hottest poker player in the game.
WSOP Main Event final table predictions 20 Jul 2017
As the World Series of Poker edges closer to its action-packed finale, Casino City's Gary Trask collected predictions from far and wide, from poker pros Kara Scott and Gordon Vayo to writers Vin Narayanan and Tadas Peckaitis.
WSOP Main Event Final Table questions and answers 20 Jul 2017
Casino City's Gary Trask asks and answers the most vital questions from the World Series of Poker Main Event and explains why it's one of the most compelling final tables in recent memory.
Poker Central, ARIA Resort launch Poker Masters 18 Jul 2017
The week-long high-stakes tournament series will run from 13 to 20 September at the Las Vegas casino.
Online poker duo joins Team PokerStars 18 Jul 2017
Twitch streamers Fintan "EasyWithAces" Hand and Benjamin "Spraggy" Spragg have joined Team PokerStars Online to front exciting Twitch content.
The Bicycle Casino innovates with live stream channel 18 Jul 2017
Live At The Bike! is a full-service, free-to-view live stream and poker training video network that generates over one million monthly views.
Final table set at 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event 18 Jul 2017
Newcomers and seasoned pros alike will go up against each other at this year's Main Event, each hoping for the $8 million first place prize and the coveted gold and diamond bracelet.
Day 7 play decides final nine players at the WSOP 18 Jul 2017
Nine players — a few of them former November Niners — will battle it out for the Main Event's first place prize of $8,150,000 on 20 July.
Top 10 random observations from the WSOP Main Event 18 Jul 2017
After spending the last week in Las Vegas watching hours upon hours of the World Series of Poker, Casino City's Gary Trask relays 10 thoughts and observations as the Main Event turns toward the final table, beginning on Thursday.
WSOP 2017 reaches all-time highs, shatters records 17 Jul 2017
In addition to hosting the largest Main Event since 2010, the 74-event poker festival also set records for number of entries and the amount of prize money awarded.
Dover Downs to hold $15K guaranteed Texas Hold'em tournament 17 Jul 2017
During the 11-13 August Getaway Weekend, players can participate in tournaments with combined guaranteed prizes totaling $24,500.
2015 WSOP bracelet winner leads final 27 into Day 7 17 Jul 2017
Christian Pham took the lead with 31,440,000 chips after winning a seat in a Main Event qualifier.
WSOP Director Jack Effel talks Main Event mayhem 17 Jul 2017
Casino City caught up with the ever-busy Director of the World Series of Poker, now in his 13th year in the role, and discussed mistakes, progress and the event's inherent chaos.
Part-time poker player wins WSOP Little One for One Drop 17 Jul 2017
Adrian Moreno realized his dream of collecting a gold bracelet after he dominated a 4,391-entry field, taking home $528,316 in the process.
Around the WSOP: Hallaert trying to buck astronomical odds; plus, tequila shots and Superman 16 Jul 2017
For the third straight year, Belgium's Kenny Hallaert is making a deep run at the World Series of Poker Main Event and bidding to pull off the rare feat of making back-to-back final tables.
WSOP Main Event field dwindles down to 85 entering Day 6 play on Sunday 16 Jul 2017
Germany's Robin Hegele was the leader after Saturday's Day 5 of the World Series of Poker Main Event, with a stack of 9,990,000 chips.