Gregg Johnson

From sports betting to casinos, Gregg has written high quality articles for over 15 years for a huge network of different clients. He has always been an avid casual online poker player and so understands the ins and outs of the industry.

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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 […]

PokerStars Live Poker Returns on Live TV Tonight on FS1

PokerStars Live Poker Returns on Live TV Tonight on FS1

PokerStars carries on with its TV coverage of the $25,000 PSPC in a groundbreaking move for the industry The company brings the talents of James Hartigan and Joe Stapleton to add value to each broadcast This week’s Episode 3 and Episode 4 will be aired at 11:00 pm EST and midnight on Friday and Saturday, […]

BetMGM Poker to Launch in Michigan in February

BetMGM Poker to Launch in Michigan in February

Roar Digital is introducing BetMGM Poker in Michigan later in February, the company has confirmed Michigan already welcomed PokerStars MI in January, and the company is hosting the inaugural $1M GTD MI COOP BetMGM is also launching partypoker in Pennsylvania ahead of an anticipated merger of poker player pools from across state lines later in […]

MILLIONS Online by Partypoker Returns with $5M GTD Main Event

MILLIONS Online by Partypoker Returns with $5M GTD Main Event

Partypoker will reintroduce the MILLIONS Online format on February 21 with a $5M in GTD prize money for the Main Event The card room will run a Mini Main Event with $1M on the line in prize money and $1,100 buy-in Partypoker will run numerous satellite events between January 24 and January 31 for a […]

WSOP $10,000 Main Event Returns for US and Int. Players

WSOP $10,000 Main Event Returns for US and Int. Players

WSOP is bringing back the Main Event for 2020 with a mixed online and offline format, two finals and a heads-up match US and international players will have their own Main Event to sort out before the winners of both meeting at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for a final showdown […]

Many Big Poker Rooms in Las Vegas Remain Shuttered

Many Big Poker Rooms in Las Vegas Remain Shuttered

With poker slowly returning to Las Vegas, the question that concerned parties bring up is not if the game would return, but rather what would happen to poker rooms that don’t restart their operations soon. Earlier in October, the Press of Atlantic did outline a possible scenario for the restart of the game in New […]

Stones Gambling Hall and Kuraitis Cleared in Alleged Cheating

Stones Gambling Hall and Kuraitis Cleared in Alleged Cheating

The alleged cheating scheme facilitated by Stones Gambling Hall in Citrus Heights is finally coming to an end with a $30 million lawsuit reaching a conclusion with the majority of plaintiffs accepting the terms of a newly-brokered deal between all parties involved. It took a year, but finally an “amicable settlement” has been reached, confirmed […]

VerStandig Close to Settlement with Mike Postle in Cheating Case

VerStandig Close to Settlement with Mike Postle in Cheating Case

Mike Postle and VerStandig may have reached a settlement in the cheating scandal Postle is embroiled in. VerStandig has requested an extension to communicate the terms to all 88 plaintiffs he represents. Mike Postle and Plaintiffs May Have Reached a Settlement The saga between Mike Postle and 88 plaintiffs accusing him of cheating in low-stake […]

Rowdy 2019 WSOP Player Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges

Rowdy 2019 WSOP Player Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges

A disturbed poker player in the 2019 WSOP has pleaded guilty to terrorism charges after spending months undergoing mental health recovery to be able to stand trial. Ken Strauss Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges Last year will be remembered fondly. It was a year without the novel coronavirus and a year in which the 2019 […]