Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Every year the Poker Hall of Fame (PHoF) inducts just two members who have been selected by an elite panel from a great pool of nominees. This year, the late David ‘Devilfish’ Ulliott & Phil Ivey have been nominated in the 2017 PHoF. Some of the other nomineesRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Scott Blumstein, a 26 year old poker player from New Jersey had not really won anything big at a live poker tournament but for some reason he believed that he could win the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event. To put things into perspective, the 2017Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Nov 16, 2015 Posted in Poker Players, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour came to Jacksonville, Florida from the 25th October to the 10th November for its bestbet Bounty Scramble, an entertaining event which attracted a field of 412 poker players and came with a huge prize pool of almost $2 million. The televised main event saw TylerRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 25, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

In his latest video blog Daniel Negreanu once again criticized the Tournament Directors Association (TDA) and their implementation of the “First Card Off the Deck” rule. While many players have said their peace about the rule, for Negreanu the issue runs deeper than when a player’s hand willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 03, 2012 Posted in Interviews, Poker Players | No Comments »

I recently had the opportunity to read Expert Heads Up No limit Hold’ Em, by Will Tipton (you can find my review of the book here: http://pokernewsboy.com/reviews/book-review-expert-heads-up-nlhe-volume-1/13332) and Will was kind enough to answer a few questions on his book and poker in general. PokerNewsBoy.com: Could you giveRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 14, 2012 Posted in Interviews, Poker Players | No Comments »

Matthew Hilger is a professional poker player and the owner of Dimat Publishing, one of the top publishing houses for poker books. The latest entry to roll off the Dimat printing presses is the third volume of the smash series Winning Poker Tournaments One Hand at a Time.Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 18, 2012 Posted in Interviews, Poker Players | No Comments »

Jonathan Little is a two-time World Poker Tour Champion, and author of one of the hottest selling poker books in recent memory, Secrets of Professional Tournament Poker Volume 1. Little’s publishing company recently released the eagerly anticipated Volume 2 of this series, with many including this author believingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 13, 2012 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

To say two-time World Poker Tour Champion Jonathan Little is off to a good start in 2012 is a bit of a mild understatement, considering the tournament specialist has already won three tournaments in 2012 with four-figure buy-ins! Little’s heater began at the 2012 Southern Poker, Million DollarRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 13, 2012 Posted in Poker Players, Poker Room News | No Comments »

If you thought Lock Poker was finished adding to their Team LockPRO Elite roster in 2012 after signing a slew of big name talent in 2011 and into 2012 you were sadly mistaken. This past week Lock Poker announced yet another addition to their roster of sponsored pros,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 03, 2012 Posted in Op-Ed, Poker Players | No Comments »

There are plenty of poker players whose lives are an open book, thanks to their stardom as well as their propensity to make use of social media. These players, like Daniel Negreanu, Tony G, and Phil Hellmuth catalogue most of their daily activities, and although they are veryRead Full Article