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World Poker Tour Up For Sale Reports Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal on Monday featured a story that claimed "It was a good bet that the World Poker Tour is up for Sale". 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Leaders (Monday 4 pm PST)

The 2009 World Series of Poker leaders appear below.  130 individuals remained in the Main Event at this time.  It should be noted that Phil Ivey remained in the thick of things as well. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/13/2009

Online Poker Traffic Thrives With 2009 WSOP

I am truly excited by the amount of Web traffic coming in for Gambling911.com's poker coverage, and it's not just the World Series of Poker that is helping to fuel things.  Gambling911 has enjoyed

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/13/2009

Doyle Brunson Goes Chinese After Bowing Out of WSOP Early

The Main Event is still going on at the WSOP. The pros are getting fewer and fewer but that's what makes a great tournament, anyone can get lucky and win.

Submitted by Doyle Brunson on, Jul/13/2009

Stephen Conroy Has Been Named Internet Villain of the Year

Australia's Communications Director, Stephen Conroy, "Internet Villain of the Year" during the 11th annual Internet industry awards in the UK, and perhaps with good reason.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/13/2009

New Jersey Economy Can Be Helped by Sports Betting

The state of New Jersey desperately needs a boost to help its troubled economy... and so too does its Governor, Jon Corzine.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/13/2009

iMEGA President Makes New Friends

The Two Plus Two Forum has created a new forum dedicated to none other than Joe Brennan,

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/12/2009

Phil Ivey Continues to Excite During Closing Days of 2009 WSOP

Phil Ivey is a hit!  He continues to excel at the 2009 World Series of Poker with only a field of 185 players left.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

2009 Word Series of Poker Day 5 Comes to a Close in Record Time

For those of you wanting some big names at the 2009 World Series of Poker final table, don't despair.  There are still plenty among the 185 players left as Day 5 came to a record early close.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

Odds Look Good For Gamblers

Javier Espinoza, Forbes.com

LONDON -- Despite warmer weather and tough economic conditions, sofa spuds are still playing high rollers in virtual casinos. On Thursday online gaming firm PartyGaming, reportedly a takeover target of Nasdaq-listed rival Gigamedia, saw a jump in shares as much a 7% after it said trading in the second quarter has been robust with revenues in line with the first quarter.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2009

World Series of Poker Updates (Sunday July 12: 5:45 pm PST)

Here were your latest World Series of Poker updates coming in at 5:45 pm PST. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

Phil Ivey Within Striking Distance of 2009 WSOP Final

Phil Ivey is widely considered one of the top poker players on the circuit today and he's proving why at the 2009 World Series of Poker where he continues to hover around the top chip leaders.  By

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Leaders Saturday Evening July 11

Here were your 2009 World Series of Poker leaders heading into Saturday evening

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/11/2009

2009 WSOP Eliminations: Jeff Lisandro Out

There were a few notable 2009 World Series of Poker eliminations heading into Saturday morning.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/11/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Update (Friday Night July 10)

Here is the 2009 World Series of Poker update as we head into the evening Friday July 10.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/10/2009

Online Poker Payment Processor Motion (Part 2)

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Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2009

Online Poker Payment Processor Motion (Part 1)

TO: THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT

OF CALIFORNIA KAREN P. HEWITT, THE UNITED STATES

ATTORNEY FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK LEV

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2009

Motion for Return of Property Filed in Online Poker Seizure Case

A payment processor whose funds had been seized as part of a US Attorney Southern District of New York action has now filed a Motion for Return of Property, Gambling911.com can report exclusively.<

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/10/2009

Doyle Brunson the Latest to Catch Negreanu Flu

Daniel Negreanu complained earlier this week of flu-like symptoms, and now we have Doyle Brunson sneezing up a stor

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2009

Online Poker Affiliates: William Hill Calls for End to Rakebacks

In a report published to eGaming Review Magazine online Friday, it was noted that the controversy related to online poker affiliate rakebacks has at least

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/10/2009

Poker Funds Seizures: Second Motion to Intervene Filed

Costigan Media, parent company of Gambling911.com, announced early Friday morning its intention to file a second Motion to Intervene in having a seizure warrant unsealed as part of its First Amendm

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2009

Brad Garrett’s Girlfriend Gets Plenty of WSOP Attention

Meet Brad Garrett's girlfriend, Isabella.  Isabella has disavowed the concept of the "bra"," WickedChopsPoker.com points out.  She appeared at the 2009 World Series of Poker (WSOP)

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Online Poker a Key WORD to Success for Top Rooms

For the last few years Google has dominated search.  Some of us never even considered other less superior search engines.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/09/2009

Online Poker: Cereus and OnGame Duke it Out

The Cereus Network and OnGame Poker have both been going back and forth taking over the coveted number 5 spot of most t

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/09/2009

Phil Hellmuth’s WSOP Entrance Most Talked About Poker Stunt Yet

Phil Hellmuth's grand WSOP entrance at this year's Main Event has become one of the most talked about spectacles in recent memory. And for good reason.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Mobster 'Rifleman' Flemmi takes stand in Boston

By DENISE LAVOIE

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Poker Players Alliance Wants Answers

Gambling911.com has learned that legal counsel for the Poker Players Alliance met with Assistant US Attorney Arlo Devlin-Brown following news that $30 million of its members monies had been seized

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Online Sportsbook Bodog to Rate Itself as Part of New Website

Gambling911.com has learned that fledgling online sportsbook Bodog.com plans to launch a website that rates other online sportsbooks. 

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/09/2009

Jose Canseco Enters Dream Team Poker Event

Perhaps Jose Canseco is trying to take this poker thing a bit more seriously.  It seems that the former baseball star and admitted steroid cheat, who has spent much of his time in

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Breaking News

Doyle Brunson: 'I Turned Down $230 Million Offer for DoylesRoom.com

Over a decade again, legendary poker pro Doyle Brunson claims he turned down a $230 million offer for his namesake online poker room, DoylesRoom.com. 

Women’s Bobsleigh Odds to Win the Gold

Women’s Bobsleigh Odds to Win the Gold

"I was a little tentative in my first run, and in my second run I really came out and attacked the track," Meyers Taylor said of her second place finish after Runs 1 and 2 of the Women's Bobsled.

2018 Winter Olympics Team Pursuit Odds to Win Gold

2018 Winter Olympics Team Pursuit Odds to Win Gold

2018 Winter Olympics Team Pursuit odds to win the gold had Japan at 31/20 in the Women's compeition and the Netherlands at 1/2 in the Men's.