Category: Poker News

WSOP Online Series Kicks Off with a Bang

July 13th, 2020 by

Online poker players have been waiting patiently for the WSOP Online Series to begin so that they can take part in a ton of gold bracelet events. Since the physical WSOP is no longer taking place this summer, this online series gives players plenty of ways to compete. The coronavirus has cause land-based poker to […]

COVID-19 Pandemic Causes Major Job Loss in Casino Industry; Poker Dealers Impacted

July 13th, 2020 by

In March, casinos across the United States shut down as the coronavirus became a major issue. The virus is easily transferred from person to person, so to slow the transmission, the casinos closed down. Fast-forward to late May and into June, casinos in various states began opening back up. Employees of casinos, like poker dealers, […]

888 Extends Contract with Delaware Lottery; Online Poker to Continue

July 10th, 2020 by

When it comes to online gambling in the US, Delaware has the smallest industry. The state struggled in the beginning to gain ground, but now that people are stuck at home due to the coronavirus, online gaming revenues have increased. For online options to continue, providers need to be in contract with the Delaware Lottery. […]

Partypoker Coming Soon to Pennsylvania

July 10th, 2020 by

Online poker is still a relatively new industry in the state of Pennsylvania. Having launched last year, players were stuck with only PokerStars as their online provider. Which essentially, is not bad as they are the top operator in the industry. We have waited months to see when another major brand would get started in […]

Freerolls Galore at partypoker Thanks to Ragnarök Freerolls Offering

July 8th, 2020 by

One of the most popular online poker tournaments players like to take advantage of is freerolls. With a freeroll, players do not have pay a buy-in to compete. The tournament is popular because it has no cost to enter but also because players can win real cash or tournament tickets, among other prizes. At partypoker, […]

PokerStars Brings Back Popular Bounty Builder Series for NJ and PA

July 8th, 2020 by

Online poker players love to take part in a tournament series. Especially now, that we are stuck at home due to the coronavirus. Online poker room PokerStars is known for offering the best in poker gaming and they continually add new tournament options for players to take advantage of. Back in February, the online poker […]

Poker in the US: What It Looks Like Today

July 6th, 2020 by

Back in March, the world changed drastically. With the coronavirus infecting people around the world, individual countries began making decisions to shut down businesses to try and stop the spread of the deadly virus. In the US, casinos were among the first businesses to close due to the risk of infection. For months, players had […]

PokerStars Stadium Series Brings Out the Heat This Summer with Action-Packed Events

July 6th, 2020 by

The Stadium Series is the brand-new online poker tournament series created by PokerStars. A whopping $50 million is up for grabs in guaranteed prize money with the series having started just yesterday and continuing through August 2. A total of 102 tournaments will run over a four week time frame, with buy-ins as low as […]

PokerStars Offering Half Price Sunday in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

July 3rd, 2020 by

PokerStars PA and PokerStars NJ has just launched a brand-new option that poker players are sure to be excited about. Both states now have access to Half Price Sunday which offers players an opportunity to take part in solid gaming options at a much lower buy-in. Sunday Action In Pennsylvania, this Sunday is a day […]

GGPoker Announces Silk Road Micro Stakes Tournaments Awarding WSOP Bracelet Event Tickets

July 3rd, 2020 by

The 2020 WSOP Online will kick off at GGPoker in just a few weeks, offering players plenty of opportunity to take part in online bracelet events. The poker site is looking forward to offering quality online poker gaming via WSOP and want to see everyone take part. To help players with smaller bankrolls, the site […]

Bovada Poker Set to Offer Million Dollar Event This July

July 2nd, 2020 by

Online poker is big business right now, in the United States and internationally. With the coronavirus still an issue, players are stuck at home, trying to social distance from everyone in order to avoid becoming infected. For months now, casinos have been closed and are just now starting to open back up. Playing poker is […]