Posted by Gerry Poltorak on May 08, 2017 Posted in Poker Promotions, Poker Site News | No Comments »

The time is right to join the action at BetOnline Poker, especially if the idea of winning or sharing in its bad beat jackpot. BetOnine is a wonderful destination for players the world over, including U.S players looking to join the action on its tables. BetOnline offers aRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Feb 25, 2017 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT recently awarded Linda Johnson with the first WPT Honors award. This prestigious award is in recognition of Linda’s achievements in the world of poker, with those being recognized for legendary status, having won virtually every award that can be won in poker. The list of trophiesRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Nov 02, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Qui Nguyen’s Main Event win has been overshadowed by accusations of reneging on a deal with fellow pro Andy Philachack. According to a post on Facebook Philachack gave Qui Nguyen $2,500 for 50% of a potential WSOP Main Event seat back in 2011. Philachack, who has won over $2mRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Dec 28, 2015 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour brought an end to its 2015 campaign with its biggest event of the year, and it was the American, Kevin Eyster, who walked away with the $1.5 million first prize after a sensational run throughout the tournament. The WPT Five Diamond World Poker ClassicRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 19, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

The Isle of Man has recently been making waves in the business world by pushing for the development of a legal structure for the digital currency, bitcoin. Isle of Man, as a self-governing British Crown dependency with low-tax threshold, is often seen as the ideal location for numerous iGaming industries, particularlyRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Dec 18, 2014 Posted in PNB News | No Comments »

In a week that seen some big news in poker with stories coming from Winning Poker Network, EPT Prague, Ireland new gambling legislation and more. With only a week till xmas and everyone in a hurry, lets get straight into This Week in Poker.   Winning Poker NetworkRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 18, 2014 Posted in Legal Poker News | No Comments »

Sweden’s online poker players and online gamblers may be getting an unwanted visit from the country’s tax authority, Skatteverket, as they crack down on tax evaders. Skatteverket has been investigating online gambling winnings for at least a decade, but the Swedish version of the IRS has claimed aRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Aug 03, 2014 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

The World Series of Poker has almost come to a close, with the declaration of the 2014 WSOP Champion the only remaining unfinished business left to settle, but we won’t know who that will be until early November thanks to the November Nine format the WSOP now uses.Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jul 06, 2014 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

With WSOP.com now nipping on their heels when it comes to the #1 traffic spot in New Jersey, NJ.PartyPoker.com recently increased their first time deposit bonus from a paltry 100% up to $100 first time deposit bonus to a far more eye-catching 100% match up to $1,000. ThisRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jun 09, 2014 Posted in Poker Gossip | No Comments »

In April the Borgata filed a lawsuit against Phil Ivey claiming he “cheated” the casino by using a tactic known as edge-sorting to gain an unfair advantage in baccarat games. Since this lawsuit was filed Ivey has cashed in just a single tournament, a $5,000 score in aRead Full Article