Daily Archives: June 15, 2017

Summer Poker Classic Returns To Turning Stone Resort Casino


The poker room at Turning Stone Resort Casino is the place to be if you’re looking for poker action this summer on the East Coast. Poker Room Manager Frankie Foti keeps it exciting with constant promotions. The daily poker tournament schedule includes Hot Seat Cash and their are bonuses for Royal Flushes. During the month […]

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Upswing Poker — Ryan Fee’s Five Tips For Live Poker


Want to get better at poker? Tired of losing in your local home game or looking to go pro playing no-limit hold’em? Who better to learn from then World Series of Poker bracelet winner and high stakes cash game regular Ryan Fee, who has more than $3 million in lifetime live tournament earnings. Fee has […]

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Feds Might Not Allow DraftKings, FanDuel Merger Thanks To Potential Antitrust Concerns: Report


Back in November the daily fanstasy sports powerhouses DraftKings and FanDuel agreed to a merger, but there’s now no guarantee the Federal Trade Commission will sign off. According to a report from Recode.net, the FTC’s antitrust review might result in the deal being blocked. The companies would control some 80-90 percent of the DFS market. […]

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Woman Sues Over Steak Dinner Offer After Hitting Faulty Slot Machine For $43 Million


A gambler from New York has filed a lawsuit over a slot machine glitch that she says has turned her life upside down. Back in August 2016, Katrina Bookman was playing a slot machine at the Resorts World Casino in Queens when the machine hit for a whopping $42,949,672.76. Bookman thought she was a multi-millionaire, […]

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New Jersey Online Gaming Grows 27 Percent In May


New Jersey’s online casinos had a big May, winning $21,071,248, according to figures released Wednesday by Garden State gaming regulators. The amount was an increase of 27.3 percent compared to the $16,546,158 won in May 2016. The growth was thanks to the house-banked games, which accounted for $18,951,363 of the total. Those games grew 35.6 […]

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Pablo Mariz Wins 2017 World Series of Poker Millionaire Maker


Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. The fourth annual Millionaire Maker at the 2017 World Series of Poker attracted a field of 7,761, which represented a substantial increase over the 7,190 that ponied up the $1,500 buy-in in last year. The prize pool swelled to $10,477,350, which was paid out to […]

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Shane Buchwald Wins 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 Limit Hold’em


Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. Shane Buchwald had never played in a World Series of Poker before sitting down in Monday’s $1,500 limit hold’em event in the 2017 summer series. He had also never won a gold bracelet, until he topped a field of 616 Wednesday night to claim the […]

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