Tag: Online Poker

Remaining Quiet, Chris Ferguson Gets Daniel Negreanu Fired Up

Chris Ferguson is still refusing to issue a statement to the poker community, getting Daniel Negreanu fired up.

Brazil's Joao "joaosimaobh" Simao Tops PocketFives Rankings for Third Time

Brazil's Joao "joaosimaobh" Simao takes over the top spot in the PocketFives Worldwide Rankings for the third time this year.

Czech Republic Passes Restrictive Online Gaming Laws

The Czech Republic approves an online gaming regime set to take affect on Jan. 1, 2017.

Cali iPoker Bill Opponents Call for 10-Year Ban and $60 Million Fine for PokerStars

Opponents to California online poker bill call for 10-year ban and $60 million fine against PokerStars.

NY Sen. John Bonacic Confused About Assemb. Gary Pretlow Saying Poker Not a Skill Game

New York Sen. John Bonacic confused about Assemb. Gary Pretlow saying that poker is not a skill game.

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Bill Passes Full House Vote

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed an online gambling bill. Bill will now go to the Senate.

The WPTN Rozvadov Returns to King's Casino Czech Republic on July 28

The partypoker WPTN Rozvadov returns to King's Casino Czech Republic from July 28-Aug. 8.

Online Poker Gets Boost in Pennsylvania, Passing House Vote with Tie To DFS Bill

Online poker in Pennsylvania got a boost this week after passing House vote being tied to a daily fantasy sports bill.

California Online Poker Bill Passed By Appropriations Committee, Now To Assembly Floor

California online poker bill AB 2863 passed the Appropriations Committee, and will now head to the Assembly floor.

Amendments To California Online Poker Bill Include New Bad Actor Date

Amendments to California online poker bill include new bad actor date and optional $20 million penalty fee.

PokerStars Removes Micro-Stakes Games for Belgians

PokerStars removed its lowest stakes games to its Belgian customers on a trial basis.

Pennsylvania Online Poker Bill Hoping To Be Attached To DFS Bill for Vote This Week

Pennsylvania may pass legislation to regulate online poker through the House this week, or it may not.

New York Assembly and Senate Approve DFS Bill; Online Poker Bill Dead

New York legislature approves a DFS bill while failing to approve an online poker bill. Governor Cuomo has 10 days to sign into law.

Inside Gaming: Busy Week for Online Poker Legislation; DraftKings and FanDuel Dismiss Merger Talk

Several states have been discussing online poker bills this week, while DraftKings and FanDuel deny rumors they are considering a merger.

Flat Month in NJ: Online Revenues Grow in May Offset By a Slump in Atlantic City

Online revenue grows in NJ, while land-based revenue slumps resulting in a flat month in the Garden State.

The Online Railbird Report: Tom "tjbentham" Bentham is the Week's Biggest Winner

In this week's Online Railbird Report, Tom "tjbentham" Bentham edged out Ilari "Ilari FIN" Sahamies as biggest winner.

PokerNews Streamer Spotlight: Travis Darroch Is Someone You Could Have a Beer With

An acting background has helped Travis "DramaticDegen" Darroch build an up-and-coming streaming career.

Things Need To Get Ugly Tonight for Online Poker To Pass in New York

Things need to get ugly on Thursday night for online poker to pass in New York.

Online Gaming Doing Well in Delaware

Delaware regulated online gaming revenues established a new record for three months in a row.

GVC Approved in New Jersey; bwin.party Will Continue To Operate in Garden State

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has approved GVC to continue to operate under bwin.party's current gaming license.