Daily Archives: June 12, 2017

Win Your World Series of Poker Main Event For FREE With Americas Cardroom


Americas Cardroom has announced a massive $625,000 guaranteed online qualifier to the 2017 World Series of Poker main event, awarding a minimum of 50 players a $12,500 tournament package. The Sunday (July 2) mega-satellite starts at 3 p.m. ET with a buy-in of $540, and players can win their seat in a number of daily […]

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Absolute Poker Founder Pleads Guilty To Online Gambling Crime


Back in February, the co-founder of Absolute Poker finally returned to the United States to face the years-old charges against him. He will be sentenced in September in New York after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge late last month. Scott Tom, who had been living overseas, will be sentenced Sept. 28, according to a […]

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New York Senate To Vote On Internet Poker


The Empire State will try again at online poker. New York’s Senate on Monday will vote on the online poker proposal sitting on the table, according to the Poker Players Alliance. Last year, the Senate approved the internet gaming bill by a 53-5 vote. The legislation has been making its way through committees, most recently […]

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Poker Stories Podcast: Greg Raymer Goes From Card Counter, To Patent Lawyer, To Poker Champion


Click here to download or subscribe to the Poker Stories podcast on iTunes. Poker Stories is a new, long-form audio series that features casual interviews with some of the game’s best players and personalities. Each episode highlights a well-known member of the poker world and dives deep into their favorite tales both on and off […]

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Tyler Smith Wins 2017 World Series of Poker $565 Pot-Limit Omaha Event


The 2017 World Series of Poker $565 pot-limit Omaha event drew a massive field of 3,186 entries, setting the record for the largest ever live PLO tournament. This event is similar to the popular $565 no-limit hold’em Colossus event that was introduced three years ago, which has led to players lovingly referring to it as […]

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