Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 12, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
Poker News Boy

This is the opening salvo in a three part series that will examine the biggest stories and themes in poker over 2012: To start this series off I will look at some of the black-eyes the poker world received in 2012. Part 2 will focus on the biggestRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 07, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
Poker News Boy

Phil Hellmuth won his 13th World Series of poker Bracelet this week and in the process became the first person to win both the WSOP Main Event and the WSOPE Main Event, not to mention sewing up the 2012 WSOP Player of the Year award. But believe itRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 02, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Site News | No Comments »

After PokerNews exclusive interview with Howard Lederer, dubbed “The Lederer Files” and spanning some seven hours of video footage, the former Full Tilt Poker Board of Directors member sat down for another lengthy interview, this time in the audio medium, appearing on the 2+2 PokerCast hosted by AdamRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 22, 2012 Posted in Op-Ed, Poker Site News | No Comments »

PokerNews.com and Matthew Parvis landed the interview of the decade recently, getting an exclusive sit-down with Howard Lederer. The Interview took place in the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, where Parvis peppered the former Full Tilt Poker Board of Directors members with numerous questions over a seven toRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 11, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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There are quite a few stories lingering just beneath the surface of the poker world this week, and in this column you’ll find out about four different stories that you may have overlooked. Tony G decides to stake Jungleman According to a report on PokerNews.com, Tony G willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 02, 2012 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News | No Comments »
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It would take a lot to push the Big One for One Drop poker tournament off the front page, but we may have the one news item capable of doing just that, as an E-Mail is being circulated that originated with Full Tilt poker CEO Ray Bitar whereRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 26, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

One of the premier tournaments at the World Series of Poker over the past seven years has been the $50,000 buy-in Poker Players Championship, where players are tested in a variety of different poker formats in order to win not only a WSOP bracelet but also the ChipRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 15, 2012 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

After three weeks of the World Series of Poker the tournament series has started to settle in. The early controversies about declaring your actions at final tables, rescheduling a final day, and even questionable retweets on Twitter seem to have fallen by the wayside, and the tournaments andRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 04, 2012 Posted in Interviews | No Comments »

After reading and reviewing Jared Tendler’s the Mental Game of Poker I had a chance to talk to the author about his book and pepper him with a few of my own questions about the mental game. Here is my interview with Jared. Read my Review of JaredRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 09, 2012 Posted in Epic Poker League News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Bluff Magazine and Card Player Magazine now have some company when it comes to doling out an award for the tournament poker Player of the Year. On Wednesday, PokerNews.com and Federated Sports + Gaming announced they would be creating their own Player of the Year award based onRead Full Article