Tag: Black Friday

What is Twitch Doing for Poker?

People mistakenly point to Moneymaker's 2003 win as the defining moment of the poker boom.

Top Absolute Poker Exec Back in U.S. to Face Charges

Absolute Poker co-founder Scott Tom is looking for a plea deal after returning to the U.S.

Inside Gaming: New CFO for Wynn Resorts, Macau Rebound Slows

An executive-level change for Wynn, while Macau's six-month positive run may be ending soon.

Exclusive: Igor Kurganov Joins PokerStars Team Pro

Igor Kurganov has been a staple in the world of high-stakes live events.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Matthew Mendez Ships the NJ Winter Series Main Event

It was another action-packed week for online poker in New Jersey.

Looking Back at the European Poker Tour Part Two: Berlin Robbery, Black Friday and Mega-Schedule

The European Poker Tour began its final festival in Prague. Learn about its long and storied traditions.

The Weekly Turbo: PokerStars, GPL, Ivey and Gift Guide: Hello, Holidays

This Weekly Turbo was jam packed with PokerStars news, another update on Phil Ivey's edge-sorting case and the first GPL champion ever.

Tweet, Tweet, Bad Beat: Over the Emails

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over. Time to get back to the social media feeds of our favorite poker stars and the celebrities they hang out with when they game.

Former PokerStars Employee Paul Tate Avoids Prison in Black Friday Case

Former PokerStars employee Paul Tate forfeit $119,000 to avoid prison after pleading guilty in April 2011 for helping to operate an illegal gambling business in the U.S.

The Weekly Turbo: Powered through Black Friday

The latest poker news of the week is William Hill's first legal e-sports bets in the U.S., Alex Aqel's MSPT Potawatomi win, the incoming Aussie Millions in January and Sin Melin's no-drinking bet update.

WSOPC Gold Ring Winner Travell Thomas Pleads Guilty to a $31M Debt Collection Scheme

Poker player Travell Thomas pleads guilty in court to charges of a $31 million fraudulent and coercive debt collection scheme.

UK Qualifier Living The Dream at PokerStars Festival New Jersey

The return of PokerStars live events to US soil brings with it the dream of qualifying online for a big-time poker experience for pennies on the dollar

From Stud to Stars: The Past, Present and Future of Poker in Atlantic City

PokerNews traces back the history of poker in Atlantic City. This weekend marks the return of PokerStars events to American soil.

New Book, New Challenges for Poker Brat Phil Helmuth

World champion, 14-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner and a New York Times bestselling author Phil Hellmuth Jr. talks about the challenge of writing his own autobiography and life as the Poker Brat.

Inside Gaming: Nevada Lawmakers Vote for NFL Stadium; Atlantic City Monthly Revenue Down

The Nevada Senate approves support to build an NFL stadium, Atlantic City casinos down in revenue for Sept., and a Black Friday defendant pleads guilty.

Who Would You Induct Into the Poker Hall of Shame?

We have the Poker Hall of Fame, but what about a Poker Hall of Shame? Which of these eight people would you induct into the Poker Hall of Shame if it existed?

Brandon Shane Moved to NJ to Play Online Poker, Looks Forward to the Borgata Poker Open

Brandon Shane moved from Ohio to New Jersey to play online poker. Learn about why and see how he feels about the upcoming Borgata Poker Open.

The Book on Moorman: The True Story Behind Online Poker's Biggest Winner

Online poker's all-time leading money winner talks about his past, present and future, in and out of the game he loves

Maria Ho, Tom Marchese, and Brian Rast Become Poker Central Ambassadors

Maria Ho, Tom Marchese, and Brian Rast become Poker Central Ambassadors.

Mike Latour Wins Summer Slam's $50,000 Guaranteed $200 No-Limit Hold'em for $21,246

Mike Latour of Syracuse, NY wins 2016 Seneca Niagara Falls Summer Slam $200 No-Limit Hold'em Event #2.

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