Ari Engel entered the final table at the Bicycle Casino’s Mega Millions on Thursday with the second biggest stack and the most impressive tournament resume, and left the Bike with his 26th career victory and $315,142.Ari Engel scooped the Bicycle Casino Mega Millions poker tournament for $315,142.
That’s how Nathan […]Partypoker Returns to Caribbean with $10 Million Guaranteed Tourney Series Jon Sofen - March 24th, 2018The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure isn’t the only major poker event in the Bahamas.9, the Partypoker Caribbean Poker Party kicks off, and builds to a $10 million guaranteed […]Justin Bonomo Beats Patrik Antonius to Win $4.
Faced with stresses he claims were brought […]CardsChat Exclusive: FreeRolls Poker Club Addresses Legality of Upcoming WPT DeepStacks Houston Chad Holloway - March 23rd, 2018Last week, the WPT DeepStacks announced five additional stops on their Season 5 schedule.That includes a stop in a state that’s traditionally […]Pennsylvania to Begin Processing Online Poker License Applications in April Jon Sofen - March 12th, 2018It’s no longer a matter of if Pennsylvanians will get to legally play poker online.
A California poker pro faces two felony counts of wire fraud for allegedly scamming investors out of $6.2 million, using the money intended to buy and sell Super Bowl tickets for profit to pay off gambling debts and gamble in Las Vegas.
The WPT DeepStacks launched Season 5 with eight events on their schedule, and now they’ve added five additional events in 2018.Among those to capture WPT DeepStacks titles in the past include Jeff Fielder, Upeshka De Silva, and two-time champ Rex Clinskscales.
Card Maker Gemaco Found Liable in $10.Faced with stresses he claims were brought […]‘Molly’s Game’ Crushed ‘Rounders’ at the Box Office Jon Sofen - March 20th, 2018In what may come as a surprise to some poker players, “Molly’s Game” crushed “Rounders,” arguably the most popular poker movie ever, at the box office.
In what may come as a surprise to some poker players, “Molly’s Game” crushed “Rounders,” arguably the most popular poker movie ever, at the box office.That blows away the $23 million box office sales the 1998 movie “Rounders” received.
Actress and poker player Tiffany Michelle is the host of the new livestreamed celebrity poker show, ‘Gardens Poker Night’ on Twitch.(Image: Twitter)If you tuned in to CBS Sports Network last night, you may have seen the debut episode of “Poker Night Live,” another celebrity-centric live poker show hosted at the Gardens Casino, in California.
com)The new show is the latest creation from the makers of “Poker Night in America.He has competed in WSOP events and appeared on “Poker Night in America” cash game episodes.
br)Announced on March 23, the special online MTT will see the Sunday Million’s usual $1 million prize pool boosted by 10x.Missed GuaranteesTo celebrate the 12th anniversary of its weekly high stakes MTT, PokerStars guaranteed a $10 million prize pool in February.
1 Million Jon Sofen - April 2nd, 2018The poker boom may be behind us, but Las Vegas remains a popular place to play cards.During the month of February, Sin City’s poker rooms raked in $8.
Less rare is Ari Engel winning a gold ring on the WSOP Circuit.But that, too, happened at the Bike, at a final table featuring Hollywood actor James Woods no less.
, the company owned and operated by anti-online poker billionaire Sheldon Adelson, is getting out of the casino business in Pennsylvania, unloading the successful Sands Bethlehem resort shortly before legal online gambling in the state comes into play.Sheldon Adelson’s Sands Bethlehem Resort has been sold to an Alabama Indian tribe for $1.
But only once or twice a year do poker aficionados see the kind of laydown that will stick with them longer than the iconic Kenny Rogers jingle.(Image: YouTube)Ian Steinman did just that at the WPT Rolling Thunder final table on Monday, folding a third-nuts set of kings on the river against former WSOP Main Event champion Joe McKeehen’s cleverly camouflaged nut straight.
The 2018 Wynn Classic is wrapping up its schedule this weekend, but the festival has already been deemed a success.(Image: Wynn Poker)The 2018 Wynn Classic $1,600 Championship Event easily surpassed its $1 million guarantee by attracting 984 runners and creating a $1,431,720 prize pool.
To poker fans, Paul Magriel was the wild player who would often say, “Quack, quack.(Image: WSOP)On Monday, news of Magriel’s passing was announced by Bill Robertie on TwoPlusTwo, and word quickly spread when Erik Seidel sent out the following tweet:“Woke up to the sad news that backgammon legend Paul Magriel (X-22) has passed away.
David Larson from San Jose, California, tried to satellite his way in to the $3,500 WPT Rolling Thunder four different times (at $400 a pop) but went 0-for-4.Prior to winning the WPT Rolling Thunder, David Larson’s biggest score was $5,460 for finishing 44th in last year’s WPTDeepStacks Championship.
Doug Polk has no interest in donating money to help the Poker Players Alliance stay afloat.Even the lobby FOR online poker, is against online poker if it hurts Pokerstars business,” Polk continued.
The WPT Rolling Thunder began with 440 runners, but on Monday 64 players returned to action and played down to the final table of six.Ping Liu has $585,709 in live tournament earnings, and if he finishes second or better in the WPT Rolling Thunder he’ll beat his previous best score of $133,110.
Gus Hansen will compete on “Poker After Dark” Wednesday night in a high-stakes PLO cash game, marking the habitual chip splashers first appearance on the show since 2010.Gus Hansen will make his triumphant return to “Poker After Dark” on Wednesday night.