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Tag: New Jersey

Five Thoughts: Adelson Receives Push Back, Somerville's Streaming, and More

Sheldon Adelson's latest attempt to federally ban online gaming has been met with opposition from the Republican Party.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Jon "itsmejon" Borenstein wins $9,500 on partypoker

Jon "itsmejon" Borenstein and "BossSTIK"chopped the partypoker NJ / BorgataPoker.com $50,000 Guarantee for $9,500 and $7,500 respectfully.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "Heres_Starks" and "RCM77" Score Big on partypoker

"Heres_Starks" and "RCM77" chopped the partypoker NJ / BorgataPoker.com $50,000 Guarantee for $9,000 and $8,000 respectfully.

Five Thoughts: Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau Returns to Poker, Ultimate Gaming Closes and More

While the poker world was debating whether or not Phil Hellmuth is a good ambassador for the game, Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau made a triumphant return in Colorado.

Is Online Poker Doomed in New Jersey?

Reported monthly regulated online poker revenues in New Jersey dipped below $2 million dollars in the month of October for the first time since its inception in November 2013.

Inside Gaming: Legalize Sports Betting on Federal Level Says NBA Commissioner Adam Silver

An op-ed published by The New York Times yesterday finds NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaking out in favor of a U.S. federal law legalizing sports betting.

Borgata and partypoker NJ Announce Two $100,000 Tournaments On Nov. 30 and Dec. 28

BorgataPoker.com and partypoker NJ are teaming up to offer two $100,000-guaranteed tournaments on Nov. 30 and Dec. 28.

Inside Gaming: Judge Halts New Jersey Sports Betting, Nevada Numbers Down

A judge prevents sports betting in New Jersey, a California casino stays closed amid tribal conflict, and a 2nd month of decline for Nevada gaming revenue.

The Sunday Briefing: Darren Elias Wins Another Major at PokerStars

Darren Elias won another online major at PokerStars on Sunday, while Simon Charette took down the Sunday Warm-Up. Full results in the Sunday Briefing.

Inside Gaming: Will There Be Sports Betting in New Jersey This Weekend?

This week's Inside Gaming looks at the possibility of New Jersey offering sports betting as early as this Sunday, among other industry news.

The Sunday Briefing: Miguel Use Wins Sunday Million; Matt Marafioti Prevails in 2nd Chance

Belgium's Miguel "LOL_U_91" Use earned more than $200,000 for his victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million. Get all the Sunday Major results in the Sunday Briefing.

Inside Gaming: New Jersey Passes Sports Betting Bill, Gov. Christie to Decide

Among several stories out of New Jersey, legislators have passed a new sports betting bill that only awaits Gov. Chris Christie's signature to become law.

Poker Players Alliance to Fight Against Poker-Only Carve-Out in U.S. Federal Bill

Poker Players Alliance Executive Director John Pappas says that poker-only might not be a sustainable model in the U.S. The PPA is no longer asking for a federal carve-out.

Don't Miss Coverage of the 2014 WSOP Main Event Beginning Sunday Night On ESPN

On Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, the first episodes of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event will air on ESPN beginning at 9 p.m. ET.

Inside Gaming: Nevada Gaming Revenue Declines in August, Macau Summer Slide Continues

This week's Inside Gaming discussing Ultimate Gaming's recent exit from New Jersey, Nevada's revenue decline in August, and Macau continuing a summer slide.

Ultimate Gaming Ceases Activity in New Jersey; Players To Withdraw Funds

Players are encouraged to withdraw funds after Ultimate Gaming's exit from the New Jersey gambling market.

Ultimate Gaming Announces Exit From New Jersey's Online Gambling Market

Ultimate Gaming says it will exit New Jersey's online gambling market after its casino partner, Trump Taj Mahal, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

Inside Gaming: Marking One Year of Real Money Online Poker at WSOP.com

Inside Gaming looks at WSOP.com's one-year anniversary offering real money online poker, other online news with Party Borgata, and the Trump Plaza closing.

2012 Main Event Champ Greg Merson Becomes WSOP.com’s First Brand Ambassador

2012 WSOP Player of the Year and Main Event Champion Greg Merson becomes WSOP.com's first Brand Ambassador.

Five Thoughts: Forrest vs. Matusow, Polk vs. Bank of America, and More

Five Thoughts examines the beef between Ted Forrest and Mike Matusow, Doug Polk's issues with Bank of America, and more.

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