Amy Calistri

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2009 July
Station Casino Parent Company Files for Bankruptcy
 
June
Andy Beal Stakes Donald Trump's Bid to Regain Casinos
European Commission Concludes US in Violation of Trade Agreements
2009 WSOP: John-Paul Kelly Claims First Bracelet in #20 PLH
2009 WSOP: Parker Scores Second Bracelet in #19 NLHE 6-Handed
 
May
Harrah's to Refinance $1 Billion in Debt; Stimulus Tax Break Cited
 
April
PartyGaming's Mitch Garber Reported to Head Harrah's WSOP Online Operations
PartyGaming Announces $105M Settlement with U.S. Government
Poker Business News Briefs: April 4, 2009
 
March
Dubai World Subsidiary Sues MGM Mirage over CityCenter Difficulties
Court Shoots Down Online Gambling Appeal in Washington State
Carl Icahn to Bid on Atlantic City Tropicana
PartyGaming Reports 2008 Revenue Uptick, Eyes U.S.
Cheaper Rooms for the WSOP? Thank Sin City's Reputation
 
February
Trump Entertainment Returns to Bankruptcy Protection
World Poker Tour's Fourth Quarter Losses Mount
Las Vegas Sands Reports Fourth-Quarter Loss
Station Casinos Seeks Approval for Restructuring and Bankruptcy Protection
 
January
Playtech Announces Record Revenues
PokerStars.com LAPT Vina Del Mar: Fabian Ortiz Wins
PokerStars.com LAPT Vina Del Mar: Damian Salas Leads Final Table
PokerStars.com LAPT Vina Del Mar: Nicolas Perez Leads Day One
PartyGaming Managing Director John O'Malia Resigns
Aussie Millions Flashback: The Main Event Begins
Allen Carter Wins Southern Poker Championship
Aussie Millions Flashback: The Great Dane and Alexander the Great
Aussie Millions Flashback: Australian Poker's Golden Years
 
2008 December
Aussie Millions Flashback: The Crown's Field of Dreams
'Poker After Dark' Starts Fifth Season with WSOP Final Tablists
Aussie Millions Flashback: The Early Years
Harrah's Successfully Refinances Short-Term Debt
 
November
WSOP Circuit Lake Tahoe: Michael Binger Wins
WSOP Circuit Lake Tahoe, Day 2: Michael Binger Leads Final Table
WSOP Circuit Event Championship, Lake Tahoe, Day 1, Chris Dombrowski Leads
WPTE Posts Third-Quarter Losses, Looks to Future
Harrah's Earnings: Results Down, But Online-Poker Optimism
 
October
Lakes Entertainment Giving Away WPT Stock to Shareholders
 
September
Declining Gaming Revenues and Air Traffic Continue to Plague Vegas
WMS Entitled to More Damages in PartyGaming Lawsuit
Concerns over PartyGaming's Third Quarter Overshadow First-Half Results
 
August
WPTE Notified of Possible NASDAQ Delisting
CryptoLogic Grinds Out Second Quarter
Casinos Earnings Down, But Better than Analysts' Expectations
Las Vegas Sees Marginal Decline in Gaming Revenue
Harrah's Bottom Line Still Hampered by Debt
WPTE Posts Another Loss, Changes Online Gaming Strategy
888 Holdings' 2nd Quarter Grows Despite Stagnant Poker Earnings
Boyd Gaming Stops Construction at Echelon
 
July
Banks Are Holding Up MGM's CityCenter Project Funding
Kahnawa:ke Gaming Commission Appoints Independent Investigator
Kahnawake Releases Official Statement on UltimateBet, Absolute Poker
Playtech Shows Continued Growth in Second Quarter
Will the WSOP Stem the Losses on the Strip?
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE World Championship, Day 7: Dennis Phillips Maintains Lead, Heads November Final
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE World Championship Day 6: Dennis Phillips Leads Final 27
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship Day 5: Mark Ketteringham Leads Final 79
PartyGaming Launches Investment Product, Warns about Quarterly Results
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship Day 4: Jeremy Joseph Maintains Slim Lead
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship, Day 3: Cash Reached, Jeremy Joseph Leads
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship, Day 2B: Peter Biebel, Alex Outhred Lead Pack
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship Event, Day 2A: Brian Schaedlich Breaks 800,000
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship Day 1D: Second Largest Main Event Field in History
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Championship Day 1C: Granstad Breaks 200,000
2008 WSOP $10,000 NLHE Main Event Day 1B: Ben Sarnoff Tops Busy Session
2008 WSOP, $10,000 NLHE Main Event Day 1A: Mark Garner Early Leader
2008 WSOP Event #53, $1,500 Limit Hold'em Shootout: Graham Overtakes Bellande for Bracelet
2008 WSOP Event #53 $1,500 Limit Hold'em Shootout: Round 2 in Progress
2008 WSOP Event #50, $10,000 PLO Championship: Marty Smyth Wins Gold
2008 WSOP Event #50 $10,000 PLO Championship: Mizrachi Heads Final
 
June
2008 WSOP Event #50 $10,000 PLO Championship Day 1: Josh Arieh Leads
2008 WSOP Event #47 $1,500 Stud Hi/Low: Ryan Hughes Wins Second Bracelet
Three-time WSOP Bracelet Winner John Bonetti Passes
2008 WSOP Event #47 $1,500 Stud Hi/Low Day 2: Jonas Klausen Leads Final 13
2008 WSOP Event #47 $1,500 Stud Hi/Low, Day 1: Tang Leads, Traniello Near Top
2008 WSOP Event #42 $1,000 Seniors NLHE World Championship: Dan LaCourse Wins
2008 WSOP Event #42 $1,000 Seniors NLHE: Dale Eberle Heads Final
2008 WSOP Event #42, $1,000 Seniors Day 1: Gerleman Leads as Money Bubble Looms
2008 WSOP Event #37 $10,000 Omaha Hi-Low Championship: Benyamine Wins First Bracelet
2008 WSOP, Event #37 $10,000 Omaha hi/lo, Day Two: Matusow, Others Chase Vaswani
2008 WSOP Event #37, $10,000 Omaha Hi/Low Championship Day 1: Lindgren Chases Shamseddin
2008 WSOP Event #31 $2,500 NLHE Six Handed: Minieri Wins Gold
2008 WSOP Event #31 $2,500 NLHE Six-Handed, Day 2: Dario Minieri Leads Final
2008 WSOP Event #31, $2,500 NLHE Six Handed, Day One: Shahar, Minieri Lead Pack
2008 WSOP Event #28 $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha w/ Rebuys: OMG Phil Galfond Wins
2008 WSOP Event #25 $10,000 Heads-Up No-Limit World Championship: Kenny Tran Wins
2008 WSOP Event #28 $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha w/ Rebuys, Day 2: Galfond Pulls Ahead
2008 WSOP Event #28, $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha w/ Rebuys, Day 1: Sebag Leads
2008 WSOP Event #25 $10,000 Heads-Up NLHE Championship: Down to the Final Four
2008 WSOP Event #21 $5,000 NLHE Final: Seiver Prevails for First Bracelet
2008 WSOP Event #25, $10,000 Heads-Up NLHE World Championship: Round of 32 Set
2008 WSOP Event #19 $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha: Vanessa Selbst Triumphs
2008 WSOP Event #21, $5000 NLHE, Day 2: Seiver Has Healthy Lead for Final
2008 WSOP Event #19 $1,500 PLO Day 2: Selbst Widens Lead into Final
2008 WSOP Event #21, $5,000 NLHE, Day 1: Alex Melnikow Leads
2008 WSOP Event #19 $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha, Day One: Selbst Opens Commanding Lead
2008 WSOP Event #15 $1,000 Ladies World Championship: Gromenkova Wins
2008 WSOP Event #15 $1,000 Ladies Day 2: Gromenkova Leads into Final
2008 WSOP Event #14, $10,000 Stud Championship Final: Brooks and Students Win
2008 WSOP Event #15 $1,000 Ladies NLHE Day 1: Mitchell Leads Pack
2008 WSOP Event #14, $10,000 World Championship Seven-Card Stud Day 1: Kostritsyn Leads
2008 WSOP Event #8 $10,000 Mixed Games Final: Rivera Wins Prestigious Event
2008 WSOP Event #7, $2,000 NLHE Final Table: Matt Keikoan Wins
2008 WSOP Event #8 $10,000 Mixed Event Day 2: Matt Glantz Heads Final
2008 WSOP Event #7 $2,000 NLHE Day 2: Theo Tran Holds Lead
2008 WSOP Event #8 $10,000 Mixed Event, Day One: Tom Schneider Leads
2008 WSOP Event #7, $2,000 NLHE, Day 1: Theo Tran Leads
2008 WSOP Event #2, $1,500 NLHE: Grant Hinkle Wins Marathon Event
2008 WSOP, Event #2, $1,500 NLHE: Day 2 Fails to Reach Final Table
2008 WSOP Event #2 $1,500 NLHE, Day 1b: Bach Leads Record Field
2008 WSOP Event #2, $1,500 NL, Day 1a: Record Field Looms
 
May
Party Stock Rises on U.S. Settlement Rumor
PokerStars to Award Over 200 WSOP Seats in One Night
Vegas Strip Revenues Slip in March
Buyout Expenses Hamper Harrah's Q1 Profitability
MGM Grand at Foxwoods Opens Saturday
Playtech Posts Record First Quarter Profits
B&M Casinos Come Up Short in First Quarter
888 Holdings Posts Strong First Quarter
WPTE 2008 First Quarter Loss Widens
PartyGaming Grows in First Quarter
Canada Missed Online Gambling Opportunity
 
April
PartyPoker Slashes High-Stakes STT Fees
PokerTek Narrows Losses in First Quarter
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo: Glen Chorny Wins
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo Day 4: Chorny Leads
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo, Day 3: Esfandiari Moves to Front
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo, Day 2: Riisem, Lodden Lead
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo Grand Final: Day 1b
PokerStars.com EPT Monte Carlo Grand Final: Day 1a
Frank, Paul Introduce Bill to Prohibit UIGEA Enforcement
Harrah's to Become Caesars Entertainment
888 Posts Strong Continuing Operations Growth
The PokerNews Interview: Jennifer 'Jennicide' Leigh
 
March
PokerTek Obtains $3 Million in Loans
Bwin's Core Businesses Pay Off in 2007
Elvis to Go Upscale at FX's Planned $3.1 Billion Vegas Casino
Massachusetts House Defeats Casino Bill Banning Online Poker
University Study: Poker is a Game of Skill
Massachusetts Casino Bill Receives Negative Committee Recommendation
CryptoLogic Posts Better Than Expected Earnings
Eric 'Sheets' Haber Wins WSOP-C Atlantic City
WSOP-C Caesars Atlantic City, Day 2: Hicks Holds Lead
WSOP-C Caesar's Atlantic City: Hicks, Khan and Phan on Top
Opinion: Is Another UIGEA Really the Answer for Canadian Horseracing?
WSOP-C Prelim Event's Chip Leader Disqualified for Bad Behavior
WPTE Posts Loss: Turnaround Expected in 2009
Playtech and Sportingbet Announce Earnings
PartyGaming Earnings Report: CEO Garber to Step Down
Chris 'Jesus' Ferguson Captures 2008 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship
2008 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship: Ferguson and Bloch Make Finals
2008 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship, Round Three: Hershiser Makes Quarterfinals
2008 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship: Round Two Highlights
NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship Round One Highlights
 
February
NBC Heads-Up Poker Championship First Round Pairings Announced
Harrah's 2007 Earnings Report: Regional Clouds and Silver Linings
Poker Player Shot During San Antonio Game Robbery
Proposed California Bill to Determine Online Poker Legality
Florida Man Charged with Killing Three Over Poker Game
World Poker Tour Season Seven Schedule Released
PartyGaming and 888 Post Solid Q4 Growth
Harvard Professor Joins Panel on Trade and US Online Gambling
Sweden's Tax Spider Nets Poker Players
Opinion: Coke's Super Bowl Ad Irks Online Poker Players
Facebook Forges New Online Poker Alliance
Betfair Seeks Return of Ill-Gotten Winnings from SNG Software Glitch
Costa Rica, Antigua File Additional WTO Arbitration Requests
 
January
Harrah's Sale Completed
Binion's New Local Ownership Approved
German Online Gambling Ban Assailed by European Union
'NBC Heads-Up Poker Championship' Invitation List Complete
2008 L.A. Poker Classic Kicks Off This Week
UK's Gambling Ad Whitelist: Tasmania In, Kahnawake and Antigua Still Out
Neteller Issues Outlook and Deadline Reminder
Opinion: Lawyers to Cash in Online Sites' Ad Settlement
Lawsuit Filed to Block Federal Approval of Florida Seminole Pact
New Year Brings Casino Business Updates
 
2007 December
Nevada Approves Harrah's Sale
RGA Files Online Gambling Complaint Against US
2008 NBC Heads-Up Poker Championship Invitations Announced
WTO Awards Antigua $21 Million Annually in Online Gambling Dispute
Online Portals Settle with DOJ over Gambling Ads
US Settles WTO Online Gambling Claims with the European Union
Bodog Foils Legal Ploy in Latest Ruling
Cyber World Group Plea Unconnected to Kahnawake
Poker Legend David 'Chip' Reese Dead at 56
Quebec Fines Online Site; More Headaches for Kahnawake Mohawks
 
November
Florida Seminole Gambling Compact Challenged
Harrah's: Clearing Hurdles and Kansas Casino Plans
Lawmakers and EU Push for UIGEA Rollback
Harrah's Eyes Possible Online Poker Venture
Annie Duke, Others Testify at House Judiciary Hearing on Online Gambling
Casino Earnings Roundup: Harrah's, MGM and Wynn All Report
Don't Eat That Chip: AZ Warns of High Lead Content
Anti-Online Gambling Law Hidden in Massachusetts Casino Bill
WPTE Third-Quarter Earnings: Lipscomb Disappointed
Will Sweden Shed Svenska Spel Gambling Monopoly?
Venetian's Deep Stack Extravaganza Announced
 
October
More Time for US in WTO Online Gambling Compensation Negotiations
IRS Statement Clarifies Tournament Reporting Requirements
Doyle's Room Reenters U.S. Market
Richard Lee Forfeits $2.2 Million in Plea
Latest Round in Bodog's Legal Battle Unfolds
MGM Mirage Announces Atlantic City Complex
Six Charged in Sweden for Running Poker Tournament
U.S. Government Releases UIGEA Rules Proposal
 
September
Deal or No Deal?: US and EU Wrangle Over Online Gambling Compensation
The UK Gambling Survey: Many Details, Few Devils
Bodoglife Latest Bodog Home
WSOPE, Event 2 - £5,000 Omaha: Alioto Claims Bracelet
WSOPE, Event 2 - £5,000 Omaha: Persson Tops First-Day Pack
California Poker Players Conference Announced
Playtech's Revenues Rebound Following US Departure
 
August
Antigua to Up WTO Sanction Ante
Bodog Domain Move Due to Disputed Patent-Case Judgment
Bodog is 'New' for Now
Dubai Buys into MGM's CityCenter
Gambling Debates Heat Up Worldwide
Preliminary Action from the NPL UK Open
Last-Minute Restrictions Added to UK Gambling Ad Policies
Harrah's Earnings: A Look at an Industry Bellwether
WPTE Announces Earnings and China Deal
What Are the Odds: PartyPoker's Women's World Open
California Readies Itself for State Poker Championship
France's Monopolistic Online Gaming Laws Facing Legal Challenges
The WSOP Class of '06: Part II
 
July
The WSOP Class of '06: Part I
Tuff Fish Antes with California Online Poker Petition
Poker Cheats Busted at the Borgata
Second Life Bans Gambling
British Prime Minister Thwarts Gaming Reform
WSOP Stories: The Pros on the Rail
WSOP Stories: Past the Knee of the WSOP Payout Curve
WSOP Stories: Two Golden State Women Remain in Main Event
WSOP Stories: Former WSOP Champions Represent
WSOP Stories: Day Three is Money Day
WSOP Stories: TV at the WSOP: Temporal Realities
WSOP Stories: Poker Writers Walking the WSOP Walk
WSOP Stories -- Poker Hall of Fame: The Growth of Our Roots
WSOP Stories, Day 1B: Poker Rivers 15 Minutes of Fame
WSOP Stories: Subdued Day 1A: New Trend or Anomaly?
WSOP Stories: Jeff Madsen Gracious in Prop Bet Loss
 
June
WSOP Birthplace to Change Hands Again
Neteller Announces US Distribution Plan For Frozen Funds
 
May
Esposito Victorious at New Orleans WSOP Circuit
Kerkorian Wants Bellagio and CityCenter
New DOJ Internet Gambling Indictments Announced
Florida Legislature Passes New Poker Bill
New Neteller Debit Card Released for Europe/Asia
World Poker Tour Enterprises Reports Q1 Loss
Women Team Up with Charities for WSOP
World Poker Tour Announces Official Season VI Line-Up
West Virginia Poker Faces Conservative Opposition
House Bill Introduced to Study Online Gambling
Sports Lobby Against UIGEA Repeal
 
April
Colorado Poker Business Raided
AOL Sending Nine to WSOP
France Thwarts World Poker Tour's Grand Prix de Paris
Online Gaming Changes in The 'Second Life'
Harrah's Sale Clears Two Hurdles
World Poker Tour Moves to GSN for Season Six
 
March
Harrah's and Bluff Magazine Pursue WSOP Rights
Players Seek Summary Judgment in WPTE Lawsuit
WSOP Officials Hold Teleconference About 2007 Event
World Poker Tour Enterprises Narrows 4th Quarter Loss
WSOP Academy Announces Ladies Poker Camp
Juha Helppi Wins First Party Poker Premier League Event
 
February
Harrah's Confirms Revised WSOP Ad Policy
UIGEA Effects: Hints from Online Poker's Financials
Two Million Chips: Six Months After
Hershey's Signs Deal with World Series of Poker
 
January
Three Reasons Why Poker Women Should Head West
Another Bid for Harrah's?
Opinion: Online Gaming: The Sky Isn't Falling….Yet
Neteller Suspends Online Gaming Services to US Residents
Neteller Founders Charged with Money Laundering Conspiracy
Neteller Founders Detained: New UIGEA Precedent or Old School?
Analysis: The UK Skill vs. Chance Case and the UIGEA
Women and Poker: A 2006 Retrospective
 
2006 December
Opinion: How the NFL Grinch Stole Poker's Christmas
Harrah's Accepts Sweetened Private Equity Buy-Out Offer
Opinion: Online Poker Industry Should Celebrate Sands-Cantor Entry
Station Casino Management Make Buy Out Offer
 
November
WPBT and ESCARGOT: Two Seriously Fun Events
High Stakes Poker: Potential New Bid for Harrah's on the Horizon?
Women Get Their Own Challenge at UPC
Poker Returns to Mohegan Sun
Pinnacle Entertainment: Thriving in the Second Tier
Online Gaming Has Uphill Battle with New Senate Majority Leader
Pamela Anderson Waves Goodbye to Online Poker, While Margolis Waves Hello
Harrah's Acquires Majority Position in London Clubs International
Online Gambling Bill Sponsor Jim Leach Defeated
Online Gambling Bill Co-sponsors Are Vulnerable for Re-election
World Poker Tour Enterprises, Inc. Posts Profit in 3rd Quarter
Harrah's Buy-Out: Will it Happen and What Might it Mean to Poker?
The Ayn Rand Institute Weighs in on the Online Gambling Bill
 
October
Poker Loses Billy Duarte
The UIGEA's Conservative Backlash Begins
UltimateBet Parent Excapsa Bought by Private Maltese Company
 
September
Two Million Questions: Poker Responds
Two Million Questions. Will Poker Answer?: Part One
Two Million Questions. Will Poker Answer?: Part Two
Two Million Questions. Will Poker Answer?: Part Three
Ladies Lounge: JJ Liu Scores at WPT Ladies Night IV
 
August
Kelli Griggs Wins Her Way to a WPT Seat
Ladies Poker Party: WPT Seat and Cancer Beat
Ladies Lounge: California Dreamin': Upcoming Ladies Events
No 'Sophomore Slump' in Poker?
WSOP Updates: And Then There Were Three….Women
WSOP Updates: Notable Women Starting Day Four
WSOP Updates: Notable Women: Day Two Flight B
WSOP Updates: Some Notable Women: Day Two Flight A
 
July
WSOP Updates - Ladies Mid Term Report Card
Women Only: Hollywood Poker's 'Diamonds' to Debut at WSOP
 
June
Ladies WSOP: A 'Golden' Opportunity and a Tip
The 2006 World Series Of Poker Ladies Event: Bargain Hunting