Category: Poker News

WSOP Adds to Upcoming 2020 Schedule

January 27th, 2020 by

Just a short time ago, the World Series of Poker announced details for the upcoming tournament series. Every year, poker players look forward to finding out what the WSOP will have in store. This year, the schedule is full of events, including online ones, offering something for everyone. Now we have learned the schedule includes […]

Founder of PokerStars Isai Scheinberg Surrenders to Federal Authorities

January 27th, 2020 by

After entering the United States from Switzerland about a week ago, the founder of PokerStars, Isai Scheinberg, has surrendered to authorities. At age 73, Scheinberg is charged with several gambling and financial crimes, including bank fraud as well as money laundering. In court, the online poker site founder pled not guilty and was released on […]

Online Poker Bill Moves Forward in Kentucky

January 24th, 2020 by

Online poker gaming is on the mind of lawmakers in several states within the US, including Kentucky. Earlier this month, Representative Adam Koenig introduced HB 137, a bill that will legalize online poker in the state. The measure was presented at the beginning of the session and is already moving forward. The bill is mainly […]

Mobile Update: PartyPoker Provides Changes to FastForward Games

January 24th, 2020 by

At partypoker, online poker players have access to a format of gaming known as fastforward. This option places players in a pool spread across many tables. Instead of being seated at one table, players are placed in the pool and if they choose to fold during a hand, are moved on to the next table. […]

Poker Pro Greg Raymer Wins 5th HPT Main Event Title in Chicago

January 22nd, 2020 by

Poker pro Greg Raymer is no stranger to the Heartland Poker Tour (HTP). Raymer usually takes part in the tour events and after visiting the Ameristar East Chicago to compete in the Main Event, he now has five total HPT Main Event titles under his belt. Raymer put on a show during the tournament, proving […]

Mid-States Poker Tour Hosting $1,100 Poker Bowl IV Super Bowl Weekend

January 22nd, 2020 by

The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada and the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) are teaming up yet again to bring poker players some action at the felt during the Super Bowl. During the popular football weekend, the MSPT will be hosting the Poker Bowl IV, with a $1,100 buy-in and $1,000,000 in guaranteed prize money. Quality […]

Wynn Spring Classic Set for February with 24 Events on the Schedule

January 20th, 2020 by

The 2020 Wynn Spring Classic will be back in action this February at the Wynn Las Vegas, offering 24 tournament events running from the 17th through March 18th. The series will feature just under $4 million in guaranteed prize money with two events featuring a $1 million prize pool. The first $1,000,000 event will be […]

PokerStars Prepares for Winter Series in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

January 20th, 2020 by

PokerStars has long been known for offering quality online poker tournament series. In the winter, the brand focuses on offering the Winter Series. In the United States, the online poker brand will be offering the Winter Series in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. This will be the first time that Pennsylvania has provided such a […]

Value Menu of 2020 WSOP Schedule Released

January 17th, 2020 by

With the start of every New Year, poker players get excited to find out new details of the upcoming World Series of Poker. Beginning in May each year, the WSOP wastes no time in getting the schedule together so players can plan on attending. This week, the WSOP announced the full schedule of the series, […]

New Nebraska Legislation Would Legalize Online Poker Gaming

January 17th, 2020 by

In this New Year, states across the US are considering changes to their gambling industries. As new legislative sessions start, lawmakers are filing bills in order to get a jump start on hopefully add new gambling options within their borders. The latest state to file legislation in 2020 is Nebraska. Senator Justin Wayne has filed […]

Unibet Poker to Host Unibet Open in Dublin This February

January 15th, 2020 by

Unibet Poker is a top poker brand, offering online and land-based gaming around the globe. The brand will be heading to Dublin, Ireland in February to sponsor the Dublin Poker Festival and host the Unibet Open at the same time. The Unibet Open will run from February 26tth to March 1st and offer ton of […]