Tag: Las Vegas

Adelson, Scheinberg, and Laliberté Make Forbes' List of Wealthiest People in the World

Forbes has recently released its annual list of the world’s wealthiest people, and to little surprise there are plenty of familiar names included from the poker and gaming industry.

$500,000 Buy-In Super High Roller Planned for July 2-4 at ARIA in Las Vegas

Find out about the $500,000 buy-in Super High Roller event that is planned for July 2-4 at ARIA in Las Vegas.

Five Things You Need to Know About partypoker's Pokerfest

Pokerfest returns on partypoker from March 29 to April 12 featuring 77 events and $2.4 million in prizes.

Five Thoughts: Nevada/Delaware Compact, Aviation Club Closes, and Jason Somerville

Five Thoughts talks compacts, Aviation Club de France, Jason Somerville, and more.

Online Poker Shared Liquidity Between Nevada and Delaware Could Begin in 4-6 Weeks

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval believes shared liquidity between Nevada and Delaware is "imminent" and should go live in four to six weeks.

Victoria Coren Mitchell Wins Three British Poker Awards

Victoria Coren-Mitchell wins three of the British Poker Awards announced on the evening of Feb. 23.

Five Thoughts: Bad Actors, Zinno Wins Again, Fish Defends His Turf, and More

Bad actors are no longer bad and Zinno wins another World Poker Tour title in this week's Five Thoughts.

Caesars' Jan Jones Blackhurst Discusses Recent Alliance with PokerStars

PokerNews speaks to Jan Jones Blackhurst, Executive Vice President, Communications & Government Relations, about Caesars allying with PokerStars.

Brian Rast on Debuting Zen Poker Mentoring Alongside Kristy Arnett and Vanessa Rousso

From Feb. 21-22 at the MEET Las Vegas special events center, two-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner Brian Rast will debut Zen Poker Mentoring.

Have Phil Ivey and Floyd Mayweather Joined Forces on Twitter?

Phil Ivey and Floyd Mayweather appear to be cross-promoting each other's interests on Twitter.

Rob Tinnion Ships the Sunday Million Twice in Five Months: "It's Extremely Surreal"

Rob "rtinnion" Tinnion talks about winning the PokerStars Sunday Million for the second time in five months.

Five Thoughts: The Golden Ticket, EPT Deauville Recap, and More

Even the pessimistic must dream when they are handed a ticket that could be worth more than half of a billion dollars. That’s a lot of zeroes. What’s the first you would do? I would probably make a reservation for two at Le Volant, a quaint...

Sergio Castelluccio Talks About His Biggest Regret in Poker

Sergio Castelluccio talks about his big regret at EPT Grand Final and shares his views on the importance of characters in poker.

DraftKings and FanDuel Awarding Huge Prizes at NBA and NHL Live Finals

Daily fantasy sports leaders DraftKings and FanDuel have announced live finals for NBA and NHL with huge prizes on the line.

Federal Judge: Search Warrant Used in Paul Phua Sports Betting Case Was "Fatally Flawed"

A U.S. federal judge recommended removing evidence in Paul Phua's high-stakes sports betting case because the search warrant was "fatally flawed."

2015 World Series of Poker Schedule Released; 68 Events, First-Ever Online Bracelet

The 2015 World Series of Poker schedule has been released, featuring numerous changes and 68 different events including a first-ever online tournament.

Inside Gaming: Nevada Sportsbooks Readying for Action on Super Bowl XLIX

Last year's Super Bowl was record-breaking both in terms of amount wagered and profits for Nevada sportsbooks. Will Super Bowl XLIX match its success?

Inside Gaming: Gov. Christie Orders Emergency Team to Help Atlantic City

An emergency team is ordered in NJ to try to dig Atlantic City from its hole, Delaware casinos likewise seek taxpayer help, and Steve Wynn takes a pay cut.

Daniel Negreanu Supports Bringing NHL Franchise to Las Vegas

Will Daniel Negreanu help bring an NHL team to Las Vegas?

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