Recent Poker News

New Jersey Hits High Note with Poker Tournaments Last Sunday

Sunday has always been a special day in the game of poker. Top online poker sites host major events each and every Sunday to give players exciting and high paying tournaments to take part in. From PokerStars to Party Poker, the best of the best offering huge guarantees so players will come back agai...

California Online Poker Update

It seems as though the next state to enter the online poker industry in the United States will be Pennsylvania or California. The state of Pennsylvania already held hearings and has seen a few pieces of legislation introduced, some even moving forward towards passage. While Pennsylvania has a slight...

Connectivity Problems Plague Top Online Poker Sites

Online poker is a favorite past time among millions of men and women across the globe. Having been available for many years, players have begun to expect a certain criteria when it comes to online game play. From secure financials to updated technology, players want an online poker site to operate c...

Player Verifications Company Approved for New Jersey Operations

One of the biggest problems with online poker gaming in the United States if geolocation services. With this service, states such as New Jersey are able to determine where a player is located to approve game play. A gaming site in New Jersey must have geolocation services to determine the location o...

Another Case of Theft Comes to Light during EPT Event

Over the past few years, the game of poker has become subject to a series of thefts during tournament game play. Players have been subject to theft in a number of ways from stolen winnings to sophisticated information theft. Criminals are using the format of poker tournaments to steal from players, ...

Second Annual NJCOP Set for Next Week

As an online poker player in the United States, tournament game play is few and far between. Because gaming options are only offered in a select few states, it can be hard to find a quality tournament to enjoy on a regular basis. Tournament series with large guaranteed prize pools can be even harder...

California American Indian Tribes Could Ease Opposition of PokerStars

Online poker legislation does not seem to be going anywhere in the state of California. With opposition to race tracks taking part as well as PokerStars involvement in the industry, certain aspects have prevented any legislation introduced within the state from moving forward. However, just last wee...

Online Poker Petition Created To Void iPoker Ban

For months now, poker proponents have been trying to get their point across that it is okay to enjoy poker online. From legislation in the works for individual states to the passing of legislation in Delaware, New Jersey and Nevada, the online poker industry is slowly growing in the United States. P...

WSOP Enters Sponsorship Deal with 888Poker

Both 888Poker and the World Series of Poker are top brands offering poker gaming in the United States as well as around the world. Both brands offer quality online gaming as well as take part in hosting land based events. It was recently announced the two brands are now working together as the WSOP ...

Player Pooling Results in Traffic Increase for Delaware Online Poker

Online poker is thriving in the United States with three individual states offers online poker and casino gaming, including several states looking at introducing legislation to join in the marketplace. New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware all offer online poker with Delaware and New Jersey providing onli...