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Streamer Wins $271,000 While Live on YouTube: Breaks Record

Streamer Wins $271,000 While Streaming Live on YouTube

Believed to be a record set by any streamer.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2017

Portland Meadows Accused of Operating Illegal Poker Room, Could Lose License

Portland Meadows Accused of Operating Illegal Poker Room, Could Lose License

Several violations of state and local laws governing poker were observed by an undercover Oregon State Police detective who had visited the track April 20.

Submitted by Guest on, May/22/2017

Poker Pro Kevin Martin Wins Big Brother Canada

Poker Pro Kevin Martin Wins Big Brother Canada

Lethbridge, AB, Canada resident and poker player Kevin Martin, a regular on the Twitch social media outlet, has won Big Brother Canada.

Submitted by Guest on, May/21/2017

McDone: Noori Loses $1K McDonalds Burger Eating Bet

Mike Noori Calls $1K McDonalds Burger Eating Bet Off

Dresses as Hamburgler and scares away patrons

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2017

Two Florida Circuit Poker Events Announced Among WSOP Schedule

Two Florida Circuit Poker Events Announced Among WSOP Schedule

Seminole Gaming announced its partnership with the World Series of Poker (WSOP) to host two events during the upcoming 2017/2018 WSOP Circuit season.

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2017

Dreyfus Looks to Bring Poker Closer to Professional Video Gaming

Dreyfus Looks to Bring Poker Closer to Professional Video Gaming

It should be no secret in the wake of PKR Poker’s sudden demise this past week that the online poker sector is in need of a serious reboot. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2017

Breakout Gaming the Latest Online Poker Entry

Breakout Gaming the Latest Online Poker Entry

The Breakout Gaming Group, based in San Jose, Costa Rica, has announced its entry into the lucrative but cut throat Internet poker market. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2017

WSOP Exec Ty Stewart Talks Huge Changes in Tournament Starting This Year

WSOP Exec Ty Stewart Talks Huge Changes in Tournament Starting This Year

Speaking to PokerNews.com this week, World Series of Poker Executive Director Ty Stewart discussed major changes to the WSOP tour.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2017

How Long Does It Take to Get a PayPal Payout at GlobalPoker.com?

How Long Does It Take to Get a PayPal Payout at GlobalPoker.com?

GlobalPoker.com claims to be an online poker site that is authorized to accept PayPal deposits and make withdrawals via this third party processing method.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2017

November Nine No Longer in November

November Nine No Longer in November

The World Series of Poker is going back to crowning its main event champion in July.

Submitted by Guest on, May/16/2017

Poker Pro Will Attempt to Eat $1K Worth of McDonalds in 36 Hours

High stakes poker pro Mike Noori has bet $200,000 he can eat $1000 worth of McDonald’s this coming Friday through Sunday, May 19-21.

Submitted by Guest on, May/16/2017

Wazwaz Beats Out 526 in Chicagoland

Wazwaz Beats Out 526 in Chicagoland

Minnesota's Rob Wazwaz defeated a field of 526 entries to win his first Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) title at Ameristar East Chicago on Monday.

Submitted by Guest on, May/16/2017

PKR Poker Seeks Buyer Following Bankruptcy, Abrupt Shutdown

PKR Poker Seeks Buyer Following Bankruptcy, Abrupt Shutdown

A long established online poker website, known for its innovative 3D graphics, shut down last week, leaving customers to fend for themselves.

Submitted by Guest on, May/15/2017

Brunson Son Buys Popular Vegas Deli

Brunson Son Buys Popular Vegas Deli

The son of poker legend Doyle Brunson has bought the popular Las Vegas deli, Roma Deli & Restaurant, located in the city’s Chinatown district.

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2017

PKR Poker Shuts Down: Customer Payouts Frozen

PKR Poker Shuts Down: Customer Payouts Frozen

Known for its innovative 3D graphics, PKR Poker has shut down with little warning.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2017

Zynga Poker Continues to See Strong Performance

Zynga Poker Continues to See Strong Performance

Shares of the company rose 6.3 percent to $3.02 in extended trading.

Submitted by Guest on, May/05/2017

HPT Returns to Chicagoland

HPT Returns to Chicagoland

Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) has awarded more than $7 million in prize pool money to poker enthusiasts at Ameristar East Chicago since 2014.

Submitted by Guest on, May/04/2017

Phil Ivey on What Makes a Great Player and More in Rare Inteview

Phil Ivey on What Makes a Great Player and More in Rare Inteview

Phil Ivey sat down with poker pro Paul Phua to discuss what it takes to win in poker. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2017

Americas Cardroom Sees Nearly $1.4 Million Prize Pool in Million Dollar Sunday

Americas Cardroom Sees Nearly $1.4 Million Prize Pool in Million Dollar Sunday

Americas Cardroom confirmed this week a $1,372,000 prize pool for this past Sunday’s Million Dollar Sunday event.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2017

Card Cloner was Regular on Casino Poker Circuit, Authorities Claim

Card Cloner was Regular on Casino Poker Circuit, Authorities Claim

A Bulgarian national embroiled in a debit card cloning scheme was a familiar face on the live poker circuit.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2017

What Are the Biggest Mindset Leaks Average Poker Players Suffer From?

What Are the Biggest Mindset Leaks Average Poker Players Suffer From?

A leak in poker is defined as a weakness that results in an element of poor play and bad overall strategies that consistently reduces a player's winnings.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2017

PokerBaazi Announces Massive Poker Tournament Series for India

PokerBaazi Announces Massive Poker Tournament for India

As the second most populous country in the world, the sky is the limit for poker brands looking to capitalize on the India market and PokerBaazi.com has done just that. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2017

Patrik Antonius To Open Poker Room in Monte Carlo

Patrik Antonius To Open Poker Room in Monte Carlo

Finnish poker pro and former model, Patrik Antonius, has announced plans to open his very own poker room in ritzy Monte Carlo.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2017

Poker Pro, United Reach Settlement

Poker Pro, United Reach Settlement

Doctor was phsyically pulled off flight and left bloodied

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2017

Man Gets Parole Decades After Poker Game Murder

Man Gets Parole Decades After Poker Game Murder

Matthew Gooch, 82, has been released from prison nearly 40 years after shooting and killing a man during a home poker game. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/24/2017

Problem Poker Player Gets 8 Years Prison for Debt Collection Scam

Problem Poker Player Gets 8 Years Prison for Debt Scam

Past winner in World Series of Poker events sobbed in court

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2017

9th Online Poker Super Series Gets Underway With $200K Guarantee

9th Online Poker Super Series Gets Underway With Guarantees More Than $200K

Event gets underway at 3:30 pm EST

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/19/2017

David Dao’s Poker Results Most Searched After United Airlines Video Goes Viral

David Dao’s Poker Results Most Searched After United Airlines Video Goes Viral

Dao has had a handful of 2nd and 3rd place finishes on the WSOP Circuit

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/18/2017

Bellagio to Start Live Streaming Poker on Twitch: Releases Abbreviated Schedule

Bellagio to Start Live Streaming Poker on Twitch: Releases Abbreviated Schedule

One of the most prestigious casino properties, the Bellagio, is set to begin live streaming poker cash games on its live Twitch page starting the end of April.  

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/17/2017

Ivey Poker League to End

Ivey Poker League to End

Phil Ivey’s poker training video site will no longer be posting new content effective this coming month.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/14/2017

Breaking News

Borgata Hotel and Casino Launches Simulated Gaming Site

Borgata Hotel and Casino Launches Simulated Gaming Site

Free Online Slots and Table Games Allow Players to Experience Borgata Anywhere In the World 

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Celebrates Completion of Phase One Expansion

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Celebrates Completion of Phase One Expansion

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa staged a traditional “guitar smash” today to commemorate the completion of its phase one expansion.

Streamer Wins $271,000 While Streaming Live on YouTube

Streamer Wins $271,000 While Live on YouTube: Breaks Record

Believed to be a record set by any streamer.