Daily Archives: June 13, 2017

Feds Extend Deadline For Absolute Poker Victims To File Claims


Victims of the defunct Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet sites now have until Sept. 7, 2017 to ask the government for at least some of their money back. The government, through a third party claims administrator, announced in April that the remission process would soon begin for former customers of Absolute Poker and its sister […]

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Top Five Reasons To Join BetOnline Poker


If you’ve never heard of them, BetOnline is much more than an online poker room: they want their players to “feel at home.” As a result of their “focus on the player approach,” BetOnline has quietly built a very strong reputation by offering their players the most enticing promotions (lots of value), as well as […]

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Ron ‘Grumpy’ Ware Wins 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 Six-Max Eight Game Event


Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. Ron Ware earned his first World Series of Poker cash back in 2005, and although he made a few final tables and even earned a WSOP Circuit ring since, the coveted gold bracelet has always eluded him. In 2016, Ware got agonizingly close to victory, […]

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Poker Hall Of Famer Wins Big As Company Agrees To Buy Stratosphere Casino On Las Vegas Strip


Poker Hall of Famer and three-time bracelet winner Lyle Berman hasn’t made a final table at the World Series of Poker in years, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t winning big this summer. Berman, director and the second largest shareholder of Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment, saw his net worth increase this week when the company […]

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Man Could See Return Of $167K Nevada Police Seized After He Was Driving Too Slow For State’s Liking


A federal court has upheld a lower court ruling to return money that a Hawaii man lost in Nevada when stopped and detained by police in 2013. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday found that Straughn Gorman had his constitutional rights violated when being pulled over near […]

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