Bank in Germany confiscates €40k in winnings from PokerStars winner “RuiDeck”

March 30, 2015 was a most wondrous day for one member of PokerStars, known only by his alias, “RuiDeck”. With only $11 in his account, he used 10 FPP to win a satellite, catapulting him into a $22 Main Event. … Continue reading

PokerStars NJ is “close” to being licensed, says Resorts owner

For more than two years—ever since Gov. Christie signed a bill to legalize iGaming in New Jersey—the anticipation among the state’s online poker players has been building for the eventual launch of a legally regulated PokerStars NJ. According to recent … Continue reading

Poker Pro Jessica Dawley wants to see More Women Play Poker

Jessica Dawley, or “Jessica888” as her opponents know her on 888Poker, is considered one of the top up and coming female poker pros in the world. She’s harvested nearly $135,000 in live poker events, but the majority of her success … Continue reading

Rep Davis brings third iGaming Bill to the Table in Pennsylvania, HB 920

The subject of online gambling has become a hot topic in Pennsylvania, where three iGaming bills now grace the tables of lawmakers’ desks. HB 920, a measure to legalize and regulate internet poker and casino gaming, was introduced by State … Continue reading

Amaya CEO David Baaov says PokerStars New Jersey to Launch in Fall 2015

Having waited nearly three years for the launch of PokerStars New Jersey, the state’s online poker players will be especially pleased to hear the latest news, direct from the mouth of Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov. During the latest earnings … Continue reading

New PokerStars promotion promises to make 5 Millionaires in 8 weeks

PokerStars is the world’s largest online poker site, and as such, has made dozens of millionaires over the years. Thanks to a new PokerStars promotion, 4 members of the poker site are guaranteed to join those elite ranks. The ‘PokerStars … Continue reading

Online Gaming giant Zynga to face Lawsuit from Shareholders for Fraud

According to a San Francisco judge, online gaming giant Zynga will have to face their shareholders in court after all. An initial version of the suit was dismissed in early 2014, but with new evidence from more than half a … Continue reading

Win VIP Tickets to Great Vegas Festival of Beer at Real Gaming Nevada

Will you be in Nevada this April? Do you like poker? How about beer? If you answered yes to these questions, you’ll want to head over to the South Point’s online poker site in Nevada. Right now, Real Gaming is … Continue reading

PPA organizes Online Poker Briefings on Capitol Hill prior to Today’s RAWA Hearing

The ever-looming date is finally here. The House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations will hear testimony at the RAWA Hearing this afternoon on Capitol Hill. The results of today’s debate could shape the future of online poker … Continue reading

PokerStars 9th Anniversary edition of the Sunday Million pays over $10mm

Anyone ‘in the know’ who’s looking for the largest online poker tournaments with the highest prize pools is already aware that PokerStars is the place to find them. The Sunday Million has been promising a minimum of $1,000,000 every weekend … Continue reading