Jon Pineda

About Jon Pineda

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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.

Brotherly Love: Matt and Jaime Staples Win Weight Loss Prop Bet for $150,000

Winner, winner, chicken dinner. The popular livestreaming brothers Jaime and Matt Staples crushed a $150,000 prop bet against Bill Perkins on Sunday a...

Poker Player Makes Insane Fold at WPT Rolling Thunder Final Table, Doug Polk Does Not Approve

Ian Steinman made one of the most incredible folds at a final table you’ll ever see, but Doug Polk thinks it was a terrible decision. With six playe...

Poker Players Alliance Asking for $25,000 from Donors to Continue Fighting for Your Rights to Play Poker Online

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) desperately needs financial assistance from the poker community. If the non-profit organization doesn’t receive $25...

Viktor Blom Wins Partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany Main Event

Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom is an online poker legend. But, on Sunday, the Swedish pro put his computer down to win a live event, the partypoker MILLIO...

New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement Wants Casino Operators to Apply for Sports Betting License

A possible removal of the 1992 Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), a federal law that prevents legalized sports betting in all but...

Fourth Annual American Poker Awards Categories Revealed

The categories have been released for the fourth annual American Poker Awards, which takes place February 22 from the Andaz hotel in Hollywood, Global...

Old ‘High Stakes Poker’ Episodes Now Available on YouTube

Out of the blue, six years after the show was canceled, full episodes of the once-popular “High Stakes Poker” cash game show are now available on ...

Atlantic City Online Casino Now Offers Real-Life Dealers on a Texas Hold’em-Style Game

Golden Nugget’s online casino in New Jersey now offers something for every type of poker player. Whether you enjoy the live dealer aspect of the gam...

Jason Mercier Bids PokerStars Adieu After Eight Years

PokerStars will look a bit different without one of its top long-time ambassadors, Jason Mercier. The poker player with five World Series of Poker bra...

November Was a Rough Month Online for Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom, Not So Much for Ben ‘Sauce123’ Sulsky

November wasn’t a good month for internet poker legend Viktor ‘‘Isildur1’’ Blom. The Swedish high-roller lost $264,425 during the month, wor...