Online Poker News
Card Player Poker Tour heading to Foxwoods
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
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
Poker players were a bit overly optimistic this week, including one delusional Jacksonville Jaguars fan.
Casino City Gang: Expansion or contraction edition
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
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
Sunday GTD is now $17,500 every week.
Toys for Tots, new tournaments announced at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
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
Larry Pileggi took home $71,782 for the first-place finish.
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Ups and downs of New Jersey online gambling
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
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
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
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
The site joins the speed poker revolution.
World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific expands
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
". . . 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
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
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
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
This exciting event concludes on 28th November.
Rivers Casino to host first-ever televised poker event in Pittsburgh
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
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
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.
Casino City Gang: Are you kidding Massachusetts edition
Casino City's Vin Narayanan, Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser discuss the state of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, the lack of publicity in New Jersey surrounding online gaming and the Tropicana in Atlantic City losing its shirt in craps. And as always, they pick every game on this weekend's NFL schedule against the spread.
Join bet365's $100,000 Premium Giveaway before it's too late
There are still thousands of prizes to be won in bet365 Poker's $100,000 Premium Giveaway but time is getting short as this exciting event is now more than halfway to reaching its conclusion on Nov. 28.
Juicy Stakes juices the Sunday Guaranteed pot
Juicy Stakes online poker is increasing its Sunday Guaranteed poker tournament to $17,500 beginning this Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Eastern.