Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 23, 2013 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »
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The PCA is over, the Aussie Millions is now underway, and across the globe there are a number of tournaments taking place. In this column I’ll fill you in on the happenings at the WSOPC Choctaw Main Event and other events from Atlantic City to the UK. WithRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 17, 2013 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Room News | 3 Comments »
Mike Mizrachi

PokerNewsBoy has learned that Lock Poker has signed Mike “The Grinder” Mizrachi to represent the site at tournaments across the globe and at their online poker tables. Lock Poker is thrilled to announce the signing of one of the most coveted free agents in poker, who will nowRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 14, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | 1 Comment »
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It’s no secret that I feel the poker food chain has grown unbalanced in recent years (Evidence 1 and Evidence 2), and it’s safe to say that the online poker world is finally catching on to this problem and making the necessary changes. The latest poker site thatRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 13, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
Poker News Boy

Every day the poker world is inundated with more news, reports, and gossip, than any of us can read. At PokerNewsBoy.com we understand that there are only so many hours in the day, and only so much time you can set aside to follow all of the storiesRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 15, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Site News | No Comments »
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Phil Ivey doesn’t have to do very much to grab some poker headlines, basically just showing up is usually good enough to get a mention, but even still his eponymously named poker site, IveyPoker.com, has been doing a lot of PR work recently. IveyPoker just sent out aRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 13, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Player News | No Comments »
Phil Ivey

A few weeks back Full Tilt Poker informed its former Red Pros along with the rest of the poker community that they would not renew or honor any of the contracts signed by the previous owners of Full Tilt Poker, effectively ending their relationship with all of theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 26, 2012 Posted in Reviews | No Comments »
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My poker library became slightly larger recently when I received a copy of Reading Poker Tells, by Zachary Elwood. Elwood is relatively unknown commodity in the poker world, but after reading through his contribution to the ever-growing library of poker books one thing is for certain; the manRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 16, 2012 Posted in Legal Poker News, Live Poker News | No Comments »
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Online poker is still a very contentious issue around the country, both at the state and federal live, but it appears that Brick & Mortar gambling is becoming far more acceptable to state legislatures as well as residents who are continually passing legislation and referendums to expand gamblingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 14, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
Poker News Boy

In this series I’ll recap what were, in my opinion, the biggest poker stories and moments of the year, including overarching themes, singular moments/achievements, and of course the moments we wished never happened. In the first installment I discussed the moments poker players would like to forget, butRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 29, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
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November 2, 2012. That’s the date that Full Tilt Poker will have their “Play-Money” relaunch as the site nears its official relaunch date of November 6th, 2012, when players in many parts of the world will not only have access to their Full Tilt Poker accounts for theRead Full Article