Jon Pineda

About Jon Pineda

190 posts

Jon Pineda is a former casino poker dealer and knows the game from both sides of the table. This gives him a unique insight into poker because he can discuss the beautiful game from a player and a dealer perspective. Jon has also travelled the world playing cash games and tournaments of all sizes which hands to his extensive poker knowledge.

PokerStars Guarantees $116 Million Awarded During 2018 WCOOP Series

PokerStars is gearing up for its annual WCOOP series, the 2018 version is set to award a whopping $116 million in prize pool money from September 2-17...

PokerStars Will Enter Pennsylvania Online Poker Market

We have some good news for poker players in the northeast. The world’s largest online poker site, PokerStars, has announced it will offer poker an...

New Jersey Online Poker Industry Grows in June, Records First Positive Month Since February 2017

The New Jersey online poker market has been a slight disappointment in recent months, but it appears the pendulum swung the other way in June after th...

Online Gambling Coming to Pennsylvania Soon, Nine Casinos Apply for Licenses

For those frustrated with how long it is taking poker sites in Pennsylvania to launch, we have some good news. In recent days, nine land-based casinos...

WSOP Main Event Has Largest Field Since Black Friday, Over 7,000 Hopefuls in the Field

With 7,874 entries, the 2018 WSOP Main Event was the tournament’s second largest ever and biggest field since the Black Friday online poker scandal ...

Matthew ‘mendey’ Mendez Becomes First to Win WSOP Bracelet Outside Nevada, Scoops WSOP.com $565 PLO Online Bracelet Event

For the first time in history, a World Series of Poker bracelet was won outside the state of Nevada. Matthew “mendey” Mendez shipped WSOP Event ...

New Jersey Governor Still Hasn’t Signed Sports Betting Bill and No One Seems to Know Why

What’s taking so long? That is the question New Jersey gamblers are asking Governor Phil Murphy who still hasn’t signed a bill that would authoriz...

Poker Central and Twitch Partner to Livestream 31 WSOP Events this Summer

Great news for poker fans who were upset PokerGo will only air a fraction of the 2018 WSOP events. Poker Central and Twitch announced a partnership de...

US Supreme Court Rules Federal Government Can No Longer Ban Sports Betting

Christmas came early to sports bettors all across the United States. The Supreme Court, by way of a 6-3 vote, decided to end the prohibition that limi...

WSOP.com Announces $15 Million in Tournament Guarantees from May to September

Get ready for an action-packed, and possibly profitable, summer playing poker at WSOP.com. The Caesars Entertainment-owned poker site has announced it...