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WSOP PA Launches Path to WSOP Main Event in Pennsylvania

WSOP PA Launches Path to WSOP Main Event in Pennsylvania

WSOP PA announces a $50K Depositor’s Freeroll The event can qualify players to the $10,000 WSOP Main Event  There are three tickets up for grabs available  Poker in Pennsylvania has just got more interesting with WSOP PA launching the Poker 8 platform and announcing a new WSOP Main Event qualifier. From Pennsylvania to WSOP’s Main […]

Planet Hollywood Bows out of Las Vegas Poker Scene

Planet Hollywood Bows out of Las Vegas Poker Scene

Planet Hollywood is reportedly the latest poker room to shut down in Las Vegas The cardroom employees have joined social media discussion confirming the news This makes for a total of five cardrooms closed so far in Las Vegas following the pandemic The Planet Hollywood poker room will be shutting down operations as social media […]

Brill Wins Anti-SLAPP Case against Mike Postle

Brill Wins Anti-SLAPP Case against Mike Postle

Veronica Brill has won her anti-SLAPP case against Mike Postle The poker pro failed to show up in court for the final hearing He will now have to pay $27,745 to Brill  Victoria Brill has won an anti-SLAPP lawsuit against Mike Postle, who will now have to pay her $27,745 after dismissing the defamation lawsuit […]

Billy Joe Taylor in $88m Hot Mess with Department of Justice

Billy Joe Taylor in $88m Hot Mess with Department of Justice

Upcoming streaming poker professional Billy Joe Taylor has been indicted in court over large-scale Medicare fraud According to the Department of Justice, Taylor has defrauded Medicare out of $88 million in COVID-19 relief funds and general medical expenses If convicted, Taylor may end up in jail for up to five years and face millions in […]

Chris Moneymaker to Sue PayPal over $12K in Confiscated Funds

Chris Moneymaker to Sue PayPal over $12K in Confiscated Funds

Chris Moneymaker is bringing a lawsuit against PayPal for confiscating $12,000 from his account  The player has described the payment provider’s practices as “bullying,” and he is now urging other gamblers to join in Moneymaker obtained the money through serving as a care-taker for a fantasy sports league during the 2021 NFL Season  Chris Moneymaker […]

Suspect Who Broke into Chad Power’s Home Finally Arrested

Suspect Who Broke into Chad Power’s Home Finally Arrested

Brock Brewer has been arrested and faces multiple felony charges for allegedly burglarizing Chad Power’s home Brewer reportedly broke into Brewer’s house back in February and left with close to $1 million in cash and chips He had an accomplice who has still not been charged and who is a known associate of Brewer’s Brock […]

Poker Players Can Ditch the Masks in Las Vegas – If Vaccinated

Poker Players Can Ditch the Masks in Las Vegas – If Vaccinated

Las Vegas welcome players without the masks if they are fully vaccinated Nevada gaming regulators agree that each property can self-regulate mask usage Las Vegas is just a few months away from the restart of mass live poker As Las Vegas prepares to welcome back multi-million poker tournaments, some of the restrictions regarding face masks […]

Wynn Signature Series to Feature a $10M GTD ‘Wynn Millions’

Wynn Signature Series to Feature a $10M GTD ‘Wynn Millions’

The Wynn Signature Series running from June 25 through July 2 will feature a $10 million GTD Wynn Millions.  Wynn Resorts to Step in and Host $16m Poker Series  Wynn Resorts is hosting an outstanding event that promises to not just make up for the postponed World Series of Poker (WSOP) but completely steal the Holy Grail of […]

Neymar Jr Steps in as Cultural Ambassador for PokerStars

Neymar Jr Steps in as Cultural Ambassador for PokerStars

PokerStars has coined a new role for Neymar Jr, appointing the soccer ace to a Cultural Ambassador for the platform The pair will work on a number of “creative projects” details about which will be provided at a later date Neymar and PokerStars have worked together successfully since 2015 minus a few minor hiccups Neymar […]

Wynn Las Vegas to Launch $1M GTD Poker Event Series in April

Wynn Las Vegas to Launch $1M GTD Poker Event Series in April

Wynn Las Vegas is hosting a tournament series with $1 million in the guaranteed prize pool The event series will feature 12 tournaments, four of which will have six-figure guaranteed prize pools Players are welcome to join the action from April 26 through May 9 in what is the latest live poker initiative in the […]

The Venetian Readies another DeepStack Championship Series in Summer

The Venetian Readies another DeepStack Championship Series in Summer

Las Vegas will welcome more poker this summer with The Venetian announcing the DeepStack Championship Poker Series The DeepStack Championship Poker Series should have a schedule published sometime this or next week Players will be able to play from late May through July and enjoy one of the biggest tournaments on the cards The Venetian is […]

Flutter to Seek and Challenge Kentucky Court Ruling in SCOTUS

Flutter to Seek and Challenge Kentucky Court Ruling in SCOTUS

Flutter Entertainment will continue to fight a recent ruling against the PokerStars brand  According to the Kentucky Supreme Court, PokerStars ought to pay $870 million and interest for running operations between 2006 and 2011 Flutter is preparing to appeal the decision in the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) Flutter Entertainment will appeal a recent ruling […]