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Pro Talk: The Success of Special Hold’em Events and the Need For Bigger Buy-Ins

We dive into the need for bigger buy-in no-limit hold’em events and analyze the gigantic low buy-in tournaments that are being held.

Pro Talk: No-Limit Hold’em Schedule at 2015 WSOP

The 2015 World Series of Poker offers a wide selection of no-limit hold'em events, but what do the pros think?

Phil Hellmuth and Others Expect Golden State to Top Cleveland in NBA Finals

Poker players at the World Series of Poker give their predictions for the 2015 NBA Finals.

What Sort of Predictions Do the Players Have for the WSOP Colossus?

PokerNews dives into the hallways of the Rio to find out what sort of predictions various poker players have for the massive Colossus event at the 2015 WSOP.

Michelle Chin Becomes First Female To Win a WSOP Circuit Main Event Title

Michelle Chin wins WSOP Circuit Horseshoe Council Bluffs $1,675 Main Event and becomes the tour's first female champion.

2014 MSPT Meskwaki Casino Day 1b: Two Former Champions Lead; Iowa Record Smashed

Joe Illingworth and Jonathan Olsen lead the Day 1b field of the 2014 Mid-States Poker Tour Meskwaki Main Event.

2014 MSPT Meskwaki Casino Day 1a: David Gutfreund Leads Surviving 35 Players

Day 1a of MSPT Meskwaki attracted 182 players, but after 14 levels of play, just 35 remained with David Gutfreund and his stack of 238,500 leading the way.

2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open: Colman, Leah, and Kuether Among Final 18

Martin Hanowski leads after Day 3 of the 2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open. Daniel Colman, Mike Leah & Joe Kuether still alive with 18 left.

2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open: Defending Champ Hinkle Still Alive With 62 Left

John Dolan leads after Day 2 of the 2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open. Defending champ Blair Hinkle still alive with 62 left.

$2.5 Million Overlay at Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open; Jared Jaffee Leads After Day 1

The 2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open fell way short of its $10 million guarantee, creating a $2.5 million overlay for the 478 players who advanced to Day 2.

A Historical Look at the Mid-States Poker Tour Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel Stop

The Mid-States Poker Tour Season 5 continues this weekend at Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel in Tama, Iowa. Here's a look at the stop's history.

WSOP What to Watch For: Tracy Leads, Ivey Next in Line to Start Main Event Day 2c

Eric Tracy leads to start Day 2c of the 2014 WSOP Main Event, but all eyes will be on Phil Ivey who begins second of the 2,571 players returning to action.

2014 WSOP Day 42: Eric Tracy, Phil Ivey Top Huge Day 1c; Main Event Draws 6,683

Day 1c of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event drew a whopping 3,768 players to bring the overall field to 6,683. Eric Tracy and Phil Ivey led Day 1c.

Five Thoughts: Crumpling Cards, the Seminole Hard Rock $10 Million Guarantee, and More

Five Thoughts examines the crumpling cards fiasco, looks at the new schedule for the $10 million guarantee, and more.

Seminole Hard Rock Posts Dates for $10 Million Guarantee and $100,000 Super High Roller

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open schedule posted, featuring another $10 million guarantee and a $100,000 Super High Roller.

Global Poker Index: Duhamel Returns to Top 10; Trickett Cracks the Top 300

Jonathan Duhamel returns to the top 10 of the Global Poker Index, while Sam Trickett cracks the top 300.

Blair Hinkle Defends Title and Wins Third WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs Main Event

Blair Hinkle made history on Monday by successfully defending his WSOP Circuit Horseshoe Council Bluffs Main Event title and winning the event for the third time.

WPT Player of the Year Leader Mukul Pahuja's Big Gamble, Leaving Finance for Poker

Three years ago, Mukul Pahuja took the plunge, leaving a cushy finance job in Midtown Manhattan to pursue poker full time. Now, he leads the Season XII WPT Player of the Year race.

Global Poker Index: Dominik Panka Leaps Past Vanessa Selbst for Player of the Year

Dominik Panka took control of the Global Poker Index Player of the Year lead after his two huge victories to open the year.

PokerNews Exclusive: Seminole Hard Rock Poker Sets the Bar High for 2014

Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Poker revealed their plans for 2014 including the poker brand’s first Player of the Year contest and some tasty details about upcoming events.