Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 30, 2012 Posted in Op-Ed, Tournament News | No Comments »

After a marathon final table at the World Series of Poker Main Event that saw even longtime poker players and poker purists denouncing the speed of play, and making the very valid case of how this will hurt televised poker, a debate has been raging over the possibilityRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 22, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

If you are a no frills, I just want to get in as many hands as possible in the shortest amount of time; you can stop reading this article right now. Ok, for the rest of you that made it past the first sentence, PKR Poker has justRead Full Article

Posted by James Guill on Dec 05, 2011 Posted in Poker Gossip | No Comments »

Starting Monday night, Kathy Liebert and BJ Nemeth are starting a $200 prop bet that requires the two not to tweet for an undetermined amount of time.  The bet arose after a week of Liebert regularly tweeting about football online.  Nemeth is known for overuse of twitter duringRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 19, 2011 Posted in Legal Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

It appears that the “Girah” scandal that has captivated the poker world still has a little bit of air in its lungs, with the latest addition to the litany of headline grabbing twists and turns being that Lock Poker will be pursuing legal action against Jose “Girah” Macedo.Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 09, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

On Wednesday night, the $10k Omaha 8 Championship at the 2011 World Series of Poker was stopped during 3-handed play, making the tournament the third victim of the new WSOP Hard-Stop Rule which limits the amount of time a tournament can be played on any given day toRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 03, 2010 Posted in EPT News | No Comments »

Daniel Negreanu may have been the odds-on-favorite to win the PokerStars.net European Poker Tour Vienna championship, but when all was said and done it was 20 year-old Michael “mae9690” Eiler who was able to raise his hands in triumph. Negreanu entered the day of the < ahref="http://www.europeanpokertour.com/tournaments/vienna/">EPT ViennaRead Full Article