Natalie Summers

Natalie is our resident poker pro with many years of experience in this gambling scene. She first discovered her love for poker during a university event on campus and has continued this passion ever since.

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Las Vegas Poker Rooms Close To Reduce Covid-19 Spread Risk

Las Vegas Poker Rooms Close To Reduce Covid-19 Spread Risk

The global spread of coronavirus /Covid-19/ has already impacted the casino industry, as the general approach towards limiting the outbreak is to prevent people from gathering. Live poker has already been affected, too, with a number of high-end tournaments around the world being taken off the calendar due to the pandemic virus spread. In Las […]

Mike Postle And Defendants Request For More Time To Respond

Mike Postle And Defendants Request For More Time To Respond

The civil lawsuit filed against Mike Postle and other defendants is facing serious delays as it makes its way through the court system of the United States, testing the patience of the poker community and everyone else eager to know the truth. The final outcome of the story that broke in September 2019, when Veronica […]

Andrew Yang Will Go Down as the First Presidential Candidate to Endorse Poker

Andrew Yang Will Go Down as the First Presidential Candidate to Endorse Poker

Presidential hopeful and poker enthusiast Andrew Yang ended his campaign bid on February 11 unable to garner additional support to push past the Democratic in-house elections. He was the first candidate to speak on a variety of issues, including universal income, digital tax and surprisingly, the legalization of online poker. His hint at taxing digital […]

Johns Hopkins Professor Gives Class a Poker Lesson

Johns Hopkins Professor Gives Class a Poker Lesson

Professor Avi Rubin usually teaches courses about computer security at Johns Hopkins University but, in his latest class, he turned his focus to poker. It’s a pretty unusual topic for a university professor undertake but he saw the value in giving students valuable insight into the game. Throughout the two-week course, “An Introduction to the […]

Ellen Degeneres Gets Poker Lesson from Vince Van Pattern

Ellen Degeneres Gets Poker Lesson from Vince Van Pattern

Ellen Degeneres is a woman of many talents, from stand-up comedy to acting – and now, she can add poker to the list. Recently, her wife Portia De Rossi gifted her a one-on-one poker coaching session with the acclaimed Vince Van Patten. The coaching session was given to Ellen for her 62nd birthday, and she […]

Pokerstars Founder Isai Scheinberg Turns Himself In

Pokerstars Founder Isai Scheinberg Turns Himself In

Last week, PokerStars founder Isai Scheinberg surrendered himself to federal authorities nearly nine years after being charged with a number of gambling and financial crimes. Now, he has been released on $1 million bail as his legal team negotiates a deal with prosecutors. The History of PokerStars and Black Friday It was back in 2001 […]

PokerStars Announces Largest Ever Sunday Million

PokerStars Announces Largest Ever Sunday Million

The Sunday Million event from PokerStars is always a big deal but, this time around, we’ll be looking at a huge event. Starting March 22nd, PokerStars will be hosting the largest ever Sunday Millions tournament with a $12.5 million guarantee. With a prize pool of this size, the winner of the event will be walking […]

888Poker Blizzard Series Returns in February

888Poker Blizzard Series Returns in February

The coolest online poker tournament will be back next month, as 888Poker launches its XL Blizzard series on February 6. The event will take place over the course of 11 days, and there will be 34 tournaments for players enjoy with over $1.4 million in guarantees. Players with a wide range of budgets will be […]

PA Poker Revenue Reaches Nearly $2.5M

PA Poker Revenue Reaches Nearly $2.5M

In Pennsylvania, online poker is thriving. Over the course of the state’s first full month of providing players with the opportunity to play poker games online, almost $2.5 million in revenue was generated. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) published is December 2019 report, which showed that online gaming earnings had increased from the previous […]

Will PartyPoker Be Entering Nevada’s Online Poker Market

Will PartyPoker Be Entering Nevada’s Online Poker Market

PartyPoker is one of the leading online poker providers in the world, so it’s interesting that the site has yet to go live in America’s biggest gambling destination. However, the brand may soon be available to residents of the City of Sin, as rumours are circulating about PartyPoker potentially making itself available in Nevada’s gambling […]