Poker News

  • 01 November 2009

    Poker Bankroll Eroded by Sports Betting

    If you spend much time in Las Vegas casinos, you may have noticed a little something, shall we say… suspicious? Have you noticed how the sports books and the poker rooms are real near to each other? Following the popularity of Texas Hold Em poker in the mid 2000’s, the casinos started to place the poker rooms close by the sports books in order to get the poker players money from two different directions. I know just how much you have to concentrate on poker in order to play well.

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  • 25 October 2009

    Update on the Kentucky Online Poker Court Decision

    The battle continues in Kentucky on the seizing of 141 domains of international online gambling. We wait anxiously to hear the outcome of the courts decision. There is a lot riding on this one. So keep watching as it develops. October 23, 2009 (PAP Newswire) – Yesterday, the Kentucky Supreme Court heard an appeal by that state regarding its goal of seizing 141 international online gambling domains, in an effort to completely eradicate online gaming within its borders.

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  • 20 October 2009

    WSOP Circuit Breaks Record in Chicago

    Poker is alive and well and still kicking butt! This tells me that poker offline or online is going to be around a long time. After all it is a game of Skill! HAMMOND, Indiana — (PRESS RELEASE) — The first event of the 2009-2010 World Series of Poker Circuit season started out with a bang. A record 1,412 players entered the $345 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em tournament, which is being held at the Horseshoe Casino, just 20 minutes from downtown Chicago.

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  • 15 October 2009

    Doyle Brunson Inducted in Hall Of Fame

    I guess with some things it is better late than never. Finally Doyle Brunson gets the credit he deserves! Las Vegas, Nevada – October 14, 2009 – Doyle Brunson has been recognized as poker’s biggest legend and one of the best professionals to ever play the game. But it’s today’s acknowledgment from his alma mater that has Brunson feeling like a gold medal champion.

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  • 08 October 2009

    Shut Down of Pittbull Poker!

    The online poker world is in a state of shock. Pitbull Poker, on the Flash Poker Network, closed it’s “doors” and shut down last week because of rumors of superusers and suspicious play. Many of its players are threatening court action. A superuser is an account that gives the player the ability to see the cards of the other players. Exactly what the future holds for the player funds held by Pitbull Poker are unknown.

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  • 06 October 2009

    SC Judge Rules Again Poker a Game of Skill, Not Chance

    This is another win for the popular game of skill which is poker. The debate of this is everywhere, but it is becoming more and more recognized as a skill game and not a game of chance. This Ruling Confirms Use of Dominance Test!

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  • 05 October 2009

    DoylesRoom Poker Road to Aussie Millions

    Poker players get ready to qualify for a seat in the Aussie Millions!! DoylesRoom is giving you the opportunity to get in on one of the biggest tournaments online! Straight from the press room: October 1, 2009 (PAP PR Wire) – It’s known as the richest poker tournament in the southern hemisphere but players at DoylesRoom.com will have one of the lowest priced ways to get there. DoylesRoom.

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  • 02 October 2009

    New Poker Site US Welcome

    Ok all you poker players out there; if you are not winning and tired of where you are playing and want to try your luck someplace else, well we have a NEW poker room for you! It is called “Patriots of Poker.” All US players are Welcome!! Patriots have a lot of features for your enjoyment! You can choose from, real time stats, pick your own seat, see your folded hand, and choose or change your dealer! This is just a few new things that have at Patriots.

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  • 25 September 2009

    South Carolina Judge Reverses Poker Decision

    Five poker players were busted some time ago. Now the Charleston News has this to say: It isn’t time to go “all in” just yet, but five poker players busted for gambling in Mount Pleasant three years ago apparently have scored an early appeals win. The judge overseeing their case wrote this week he is reversing the outcome of their February trial, essentially tossing out their convictions. In a one-page letter, Circuit Judge R. Markley Dennis Jr.

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  • 24 September 2009

    WinADay Has a New 3D Video Poker Game

    Ok everyone that loves the 3D games here is a new colorful video poker game for you! It has multi- hand games with bonus rounds that you can double your money! 23 September 2009 (London, UK) – WinADay.com has launched another one-of-a-kind video poker game making nine unique slot machines and video poker games at the three dimensional online casino site operated by Slotland.com. The new Bonus Poker game gives players a chance to double their winnings after any winning hand.

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