Category: Poker News

PokerStars Announces PASCOOP Schedule

April 1st, 2020 by

After announcing the schedule for the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker, poker platform PokerStars has announced the schedule for the Pennsylvania version. Known as the Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker (PASCOOP), the festival will kick off on April 4th and offer $2 million in total guaranteed prize money across 50 events with two buy-in […]

PokerStars Sunday Million Seeing Massive Action

April 1st, 2020 by

Online poker giant PokerStars is known for offering players excellent tournament gaming both online and offline. There are certain events that the brand is known for, including the PokerStars Sunday Million. This past Sunday, the event celebrated its 14th anniversary in existence. The event was such as success that the tournament saw a record number […]

GGPoker Upgrades GGMasters Again; This Time with $500,000 Guaranteed

March 30th, 2020 by

One of the most popular forms of online poker today is guaranteed tournaments. With this tournament option, players can log on and compete, knowing that a set amount of cash is up for grabs for those who case out. If a guaranteed prize pool is not met, the online poker room will make up the […]

Daniel Negreanu Comments on WSOP and Coronavirus

March 30th, 2020 by

Just a few months ago, the coronavirus outbreak did not seem real. At least to those of us in the United States. We were not affected by the virus, so it was business as usual. In the poker world, pros were competing in events and gearing up for this summer’s World Series of Poker. The […]

PokerStars Founder Pleads Guilty to Running Illegal iGaming Business

March 29th, 2020 by

On Wednesday, the founder of online poker giant PokerStars admitted to operating an illegal online gambling business. The admission comes almost a decade after he along with other online poker executives were indicted in New York. The Last One Isai Scheinberg was the remaining individual that had yet to face charges stemming from Black Friday. […]

PokerStars Announces 2020 NJSCOOP Schedule

March 29th, 2020 by

Yesterday, PokerStars announced the full schedule for the upcoming New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker (NJSCOOP). The series will offer more in 2019, which is not surprising given the fact that players in New Jersey will be at home due to the coronavirus outbreak. Taking place from April 11th to the 27th, players will […]

PokerStars High Roller Series Set to Offer Big Money

March 25th, 2020 by

PokerStars began the High Roller Series yesterday and already, players are logging on to take part in the 19 event festival. With $6 million in total prize money up for grabs, there is a ton to be won. The online poker series will run throughout the week and offer buy-ins ranging from $215 to $10,300. […]

Players Fully Embracing WSOP Online Super Circuit Series

March 25th, 2020 by

Online poker sites are faring well these days as more people are staying home in order to avoid contracting the coronavirus. For the WSOP, their new Online Super Circuit Series has already been a success in its early stages. Regulated markets where the series is offered has seen an uptick in player participation. So much […]

PokerStars Announces New Swap Hold’em for Dot-Com Sites

March 23rd, 2020 by

Online poker sites are constantly trying to mix up gaming options in order to keep players logging in on a regular basis. Operators like PokerStars know what players want and will provide new formats, tournaments or contests to keep poker exciting. PokerStars actually just launched a new format known as Swap Hold’em, launching via dot-com […]

Club-Based Poker Platform PPPoker Produces New Gaming Option

March 23rd, 2020 by

As a club-based poker platform, PPPoker has announced a new game addition for their players. Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo is now on offer, with players having access to the gaming option via their application. Players can compete against friends or take on the poker community across the world. Players can find the new Hi/Lo format […]

PokerStars Set to offer SCOOP Soon in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

March 20th, 2020 by

Several industries have been affected by the spread of COVID-19, across the globe. In the United States, several states have decided to cut down or eliminate non-essential operations of businesses in the hopes of stemming the influx of people infected with the highly contagious virus. However, online poker has continued to thrive, especially considering that […]