BodogPoker’s ‘Play A Pro’ PromotionThursday, December 20th, 2007
BodogPoker is offering an exciting ‘Play A Pro’ promotion where every week, the BodogPoker player at the top of the weekly Tournament Leader Board plays David Williams, Josh Arieh or Evelyn Ng is a heads-up freeroll for at least $1,000. Each week that the BodogPoker pro wins, the prize money for the freeroll rolls over […]
BodogPoker.com - Player’s Choice TournamentsFriday, November 30th, 2007
Win online at BodogPoker.com and then you can choose which one of any of the most prestigious land-based tournaments you want to play in. By opening up traditional satellite tournaments to be for a land-based tournament of the player’s choice, BodogPoker.com has created a very popular series of tournaments where there are tons of $12,000 […]
Yahoo to enter Real Money playSaturday, April 28th, 2007
Yahoo! has launched Yahoo Poker, a real money online poker room by partnering with St. Minver Ltd., the Gibraltar-based white-label online gaming group and running on the International Poker Network (IPN), owned and operated by software provider Boss Media AB of Sweden.
Players resident in the USA are not currently accepted, but most other countries can […]
High Stakes Poker, Season 3Saturday, January 13th, 2007
Huge wads of cash and some of the biggest names in poker will mark the beginning of season 3 of High Stakes Poker on GSN. The series will begin airing weekly on January 15th and will feature some interesting twists and, well, high stakes poker, as both professional and amateur players put their own money […]
Jamie Gold’s Assests Still FrozenSaturday, December 23rd, 2006
The dispute between WSOP champion Jamie Gold and television produced Crispin Leyser took a new turn this week when a U.S. judge upheld the continued freeze on half of Jamie Gold’s $12 million 2006 World Series of Poker Main Event winnings.
The court agreed, however to a request from attorneys for both parties for the cash […]
Great Poker Tournaments OnlineSunday, December 3rd, 2006
World renowned online poker room, VCPoker.com, has recently been inspired by the famous grand slam tournaments in golf and tennis, and are pleased to announced the launch of its own ‘Poker Grand Slam’ tournaments, which will be worth $10 million to the winner.
The grand slam series offers a total prize package of $20 million, which […]
Shady Deals and Politics Force Poker Players from the TableSaturday, November 11th, 2006
People buy cigarettes, alcohol, prescription medications and plenty of other potentially harmful things every day; hardly anyone flinches.
But wagering $20 a week on Internet poker, now that’s just wrong.
At least, that’s what Uncle Sam has dictated.
As the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act begins to set in, internet poker sites of all kinds have started refusing […]
Shift in Congress May Be Good News for PokerThursday, November 9th, 2006
Now that election day has come and gone in America, a shifting of the mantle of power has occurred in the Congress, with many seats once occupied by Republicans now vacated in favor of their Democrat replacements. Some poker rooms are still taking US players, while other rooms have closed American Poker Players accounts.
While there […]
Poker Merger Rumors AboundMonday, November 6th, 2006
The poker world has been buzzing with rumors that Absolute Poker and UltimateBet will announce a merger in the very near future. The two sites, who are both still taking bets from US residents, will reportedly continue to operate as separate brands if the merger takes place.
There are also rumors that UK bookmaker Ladbrokes […]
Poker Craze is just getting kicked offSaturday, November 4th, 2006
Nick Meyers can be found in a local bar several nights a week, swigging a pint of cold beer and watching a live poker game.
It is, after all, part of his job.
Meyers doesn’t own a pub, nor is he aiming to be the next Texas Hold ‘Em superstar.
Rather, the 41-year-old co-founded the Littleton-based […]