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PokerStars Ready To Accept Challenges Coming out of NJ Festival

Neil Johnson talks to PokerNews about the challenges of putting on the first-ever PokerStars Festival New Jersey, including marketing issues and trying to understand player needs.

'Survivor' Star Tyson Apostol Runs It Up at PokerStars Festival NJ

'Survivor' star Tyson Apostol is having a good time trying to outwit, outlast and outplay the field at PokerStars Festival New Jersey.

Daniel Negreanu and PokerStars Remember Chad Brown at New Jersey Festival

Daniel Negreanu and PokerStars helped remember Chad Brown at the 3rd Annual Chad Brown Memorial Poker Tournament as a part of PokerStars Festival New Jersey Thursday

The Weekly Turbo: Gearing up for November Nine, Leaving October Behind

Moving into November, PokerNews is gearing up for some big tournaments and finishing off some other tournaments and news in the meantime, including Benger and Kassouf's recent spat.

New Beginnings: PokerStars Brings Fun and Festival to Atlantic City

After years away from the U.S., PokerStars is back with its event at Resorts in Atlantic City. But, it's not just a poker tournament. Check out all the happenings and festivities scheduled this week.

PokerStars Sponsors Third Chad Brown Memorial Tournament

PokerStars will hold the third annual Chad Brown Memorial Charity Poker Tournament during its debut festival in New Jersey Nov. 3.

Nominees Announced for 2nd Annual GPI American Poker Awards

The nominees have been announced for the 2nd Annual Global Poker Index American Poker Awards.

Ultimate Railbird: For 10 Years, Paul Gilbert Has Seen It All at the WSOP

Most familiar faces at the WSOP belong to famous players. Paul Gilbert may be a railbird, but he's as omnipresent as some of the biggest names in the game.

Maria Ho Takes Down 2nd Annual Chad Brown Memorial Tournament; Selbst Finishes Third

Hundreds of poker pros, fans, and industry luminaries packed the Planet Hollywood mezzanine Thursday night for the 2nd Annual Chad Brown Memorial Tournament

Maria Ho to Host 2nd Annual Chad Brown Memorial Poker Tournament on Thursday, July 2

On Thursday, July 2 at 7:00 p.m. Maria Ho will host the 2nd Annual Chad Brown Memorial Poker Tournament at Planet Hollywood.

Top 10 Stories of 2014: #1, PokerStars Acquired By Amaya and Makes Significant Changes

The No. 1 PokerNews story of the year is the acquisition of PokerStars by Amaya and the significant changes that followed.

Top 10 Stories of 2014: #5, Passing of Strassmann, Brown, Korfman, Sartori, Elvis Joe

In our No. 5 story of the year, we remember some of poker's greatest members in Johannes Strassmann, Chad Brown, Tony Korfman, Joe Sartori, and Joseph "Elvis Joe" LeVine.

Five Thoughts: Business Decisions, WCOOP Wraps Up, and More

Five Thoughts examines some of the tough decisions PokerStars has made over the last week, the conclusion of WCOOP, and more.

Poker and Charity: Use Your PokerStars Frequent Player Points for a Good Cause

"Whether it's a celebratory donation after a good session or a shot at getting some karmic 'run good' ahead of the Sunday Million, we know that the charities and the people that they help will really appreciate it."

Chad Brown Memorial and Charity Poker Tournament Debuts July 13 in Las Vegas

The inaugural Chad Brown Memorial and Charity Poker Tournament takes place on July 13 in Las Vegas. We spoke to Vanessa Rousso about the special event.

Five Thoughts: One Drop Winner Colman Declines Media, Ivey Wins Number 10, and More

Five Thoughts examines Daniel Colman's decision to snub the media, Phil Ivey's 10th bracelet, and more.

Chad Brown Passes Away at Age 52

Poker player Chad Brown passed away on July 2, 2014 after a three-year battle with cancer.

2014 World Series of Poker Day 33: Miscikowski, Olson Win Gold; Ladies Reach Final Table

Two more bracelets were won at the 2014 WSOP on Saturday by David Miscikowski and Greg Olson among six events in action.

Chad Brown: Playing The Hand He's Dealt

Chad Brown's fight with cancer has taken a turn for the worse, but he's playing the awful hand he was dealt with class.

2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 2: Hernandez Leads

Laz Hernandez leads after Day 2 of the 2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open. Harrison Gimbel and Chad Brown among leaders.

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