Tag: Jason Somerville

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.

Good For The Game: Jason Somerville - Online Poker Lobbyist

Having Jason Somerville on the side of taxed and regulated online poker in the United States has to be considered good for the fight and good for the game.

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.

Jason Somerville Making Mixed Games Great Again, One Step at a Time

Jason Somerville and the Run It Up crew are hosting an 8-game tournament at PokerStars Festival NJ and it's looking like one of the highlights of the schedule.

'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

Twitch Streamers Lead Poker Broadcasting Into The Future at PokerStars Festival NJ

After satelliting into the PokerStars Festival New Jersey Main Event live on Twitch, Team PokerStars Online Pro Kevin Martin explained why part the future of poker broadcasting lies on the platform

Little By Jonathan Little: Growing The Game at the PokerStars NJ Festival

Jonathan Little is in attendance at PokerStars Festival New Jersey and he hosted a Q&A on Twitch Monday morning with a focus on growing the game of poker.

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.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: AJ "Chips_Jammed" Ten Hoeve Wins $18,020!

It was another action-packed week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

partypoker Adds to Roster, Launches Twitch Channel

partypoker successfully launches its own Twitch channel and adds a new face to its roster of pros and ambassadors, Beata Jambrik.

Tweet, Tweet, Bad Beat: Oversharing, A Joker, FedEx and Baby Somerville

This week's Tweet, Tweet Bad Beat negotiates the concept of oversharing, features a joker, brings a whole new meaning to pack and ship with an attire choice and makes us love Photoshop. Oh, and appearances from Fedor Holz, Chris Moorman, Danielle...

Simulating The November Nine Part 1: The Process and Results

PokerNews joined up with Advanced Poker Training to create simulations for the 2016 November Nine, predicting outcomes based on poker bios and styles of play.

Five Thoughts: Trolling Bonomo, Bailing Out The GPL and Threatening The Future Of High Rollers

Things are really beginning to heat up in the world of poker, with the 2016 World Series of Poker November Nine less than a month away and the biggest buy in event in poker history less than two weeks from kick off. They get a little warmer in...

Five Thoughts: Mercier Opens Up, Galfond Opens Up Shop and Negreanu Plays The Shill

November Niners find success, Daniel Negreanu tows the company line, Jason Mercier goes live stream, Phil Galfond gets in the operator business and 888Live gets in the festival game in this week's Five Thoughts.

Jason Mercier, Jason Somerville Stream Largest Online Buy-in Tournament

Jason Mercier and Jason Somerville will stream the largest buy-in online event ever, the $102,000 Super High Roller event, Sept. 11 on Twitch.TV.

Community Reaction To PokerStars' New Championship and Festival Tours Mostly Positive

Changes are coming to the live poker landscape with Pokerstars rebranding and reshaping its tours, and most players appear to like the idea

49 Random Observations about Poker Today

You know those random thoughts that pop in to your head as your about to sleep? Matthew Parvis shares 49 of them.

Chad Holloway Finds “New Level of Respect” for Pros After Big Summer Shot

Longtime PokerNews editor Chad Holloway had a dream opportunity to fire a full schedule of WSOP events this year.