Posted by Carolyn on Nov 12, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

The game of poker started to gain momentum in the 1970’s when tournament organizers started to use television as a platform to promote poker and started broadcasting major tournaments. However it was not until the late 90s and early 2000s that poker started to grow rapidly largely dueRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 22, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Poker pro Doug Polk runs a successful online poker training website along with Ryan Fee. Upswing Poker provides great insights to both amateur and professional poker players and teaches them how to develop a strong poker strategy, read poker players confidently at the table, improve their overall gameRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 14, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

According to a report in USA Today, Delaware is considering some very radical steps as they gear-up for a possible real-money launch in the state as early as this fall. According to the article, Delaware is giving serious consideration to teaming up with Nevada (and other willing states)Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 12, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | 1 Comment »

The fight to legalize online poker in the United States has reached a tipping point, with states pushing forward with their own online poker bills, while the federal government remains in gridlock. Still, the only complete legislative victory for poker players will be when federal legislation is passed.Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 11, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

So far in 2013 the poker world’s attention has been drawn to the Bahamas, Australia, and now to the World Poker Tour and European Poker Tour schedules, but there are a number of other events taking place around the world as well, including the World Series of PokerRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 10, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Site News | No Comments »

For months the poker community has been wondering what on earth is going on at IveyPoker.com? Why is the site amassing dozens of sponsored poker players? What precisely is the site going to offer? Well, this week we finally got a peek behind the curtain and have seenRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 07, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Thursday was the deadline for the Governor of New Jersey to decide on whether an online gambling bill passed by the state legislature in December was going to become law. Governor Chris Christie had four options at his disposal in regards to the bill, and took the secondRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 04, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Site News | 2 Comments »

Occasionally things happen in your life that can leave such a bad taste in your mouth that you are basically left jaded, wallowing in self-pity, and wondering what if anything you could have done differently. This is precisely what I am going through at this moment, and somethingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 29, 2013 Posted in Interviews, US Poker News | 1 Comment »

The fight to legalize online poker in the United States has reached a tipping point, with states pushing forward with their own online poker bills, while the federal government remains in gridlock. Still, the only complete legislative victory for poker players will be when federal legislation is passed.Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 21, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | 3 Comments »

The fight to legalize online poker in the United States has reached a tipping point, with states pushing forward with their own online poker bills, while the federal government remains in gridlock. Still, the only complete legislative victory for poker players will be when federal legislation is passed.Read Full Article