After Being “Burned Out” on Poker, Jeopardy Champ Alex Jacob Returns

After a few years away from the game, Alex Jacob returned to the WSOP in 2016.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Jason "TiltedHard" Lawhun Ships the Sunday Special

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

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.

Record Day 1c Field Pushes 2016 WSOP Main Event to Biggest Turnout Since 2011

The WSOP drew 6,737 runners for the Main Event, the best number since 2011.

2016 WSOP POY: Jason Mercier Holding Off Challengers Before Final Events

Jason Mercier still leads 2016 World Series of Poker Player of the Year race with a few events left to go; Volpe, Glaser, Bonomo, & Mizrachi brothers trail.

2016 WSOP Day 40: Ladies and One Drop Champs Crowned as the Main Event Continues

Day 40 of the 2016 WSOP saw the second of three starting flights for the Main Event go off, a champion was crowned in the $111,111 High Roller for One Drop, and a poker dealer from Detroit won the 2016 WSOP Ladies Championship

Guy Laliberté Announces €1 Million Big One for One Drop as Invitational for Rec Players Only

Guy Laliberté has announced the 2016 €1 million Big One for One Drop will be invitational for rec players only.

Three-Time NFL Super Bowl Champion Richard Seymour: “This Is the Super Bowl of Poker”

Three-time Super Bowl champion Richard Seymour says the WSOP Main Event is the "Super Bowl of Poker."

2016 WSOP Day 39: The Main Event Begins and More

Day 39 of the 2016 World Series of Poker saw the first of three starting flights for the 2016 WSOP Main Event kick off, the $111,111 High Roller for One Drop continue and three bracelets won.

German Superstar Fedor Holz Is Crushing, But Says It's His Last Full WSOP

Fedor Holz is crushing the summer of 2016, but he says this will be his last full World Series of Poker.

Jason Mercier Proposes To Natasha Barbour at World Series of Poker Final Table

Five-time gold bracelet winner Jason Mercier proposed to his girlfriend Natasha Barbour at a 2016 WSOP final table.

Empire Strikes Back: Polk and Fee Take Tag Team Event

Doug Polk and Ryan Fee won the Tag Team Event for $76,679 and a gold bracelet apiece.

Cashes Record Falls, Asterisks Rise at the 2016 WSOP as Times Change

The record for the most cashes in a single World Series of Poker is falling almost daily now down the home stretch of the 2016 WSOP. But the new records being set may come with a bit of an asterisk.

YouStake Performance of the Week: Brandon Shack-Harris Back in the WSOP Spotlight

Brandon Shack-Harris returned to WSOP glory and was named this week's YouStake Performance of the Week.

888 Hand of The Week: The $888 Crazy Eights Lives Up To Its Name

The winning hand in the 2016 WSOP $888 Crazy Eights events is this weeks 888 Hand of the Day

The Dominik Nitsche Experience: 888 Pro Running Deep in WSOP $5,000 NL

Deep in the 2016 WSOP $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em, 888Poker Ambassador Dominik Nitsche says he's leaning on experience.

WSOP Day 37: Shack-Harris Denied and the Mizrachi Brothers Dominate The PLO High Roller

It was another busy one on Day 37 of the 2016 World Series of Poker with six events on the schedule, Michael Mizrachi and Robert Mizrachi dominating the $25,000 Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller and the Brandon Shack-Harris being barely denied a second...

Felipe "Mojave" Ramos Aims To Inspire a Nation Through Poker

Poker is more than just a card game for Felipe "Mojave" Ramos, as he looks to inspire his home nation of Brazil.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Michael Gagliano Returns to NJ For a Huge Weekend

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

Throwback Thursday: Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi's 2012 Poker Players' Championship

Remember when Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi won the $50,000 Poker Players' Championship for the second time?