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.

PokerStars Expects Entry into Upcoming Pennsylvania Online Poker Market

PokerStars says it will have a seat at the table when legal online poker sites begin operating in Pennsylvania, less than a month after the Keystone S...

Americas Cardroom Hosting ‘High Five Series’ Nov 22-26, $1.4 Million Guaranteed

Americas Cardroom (ACR), one of the few reliable US-facing online poker sites, has big plans for Thanksgiving week, and will be hosting a High Five po...

Absolute Poker Ships Second Wave of Payments to Old Customers

A second wave of payments from Garden City Group (GCG), a third-party payment processor, have been made to former customers of the defunct Ultimate Be...

Pennsylvania Online Poker Bill Passes After Governor Signs it Into Law

It’s been a long time coming but the wait is officially over. A Pennsylvania online poker bill passed a House vote on Thursday and was signed, seale...

WSOP Player of the Year Chase Heats Up with Start of WSOPE

Chris Ferguson is one of poker’s top villains on and away from the felt. But, to the dismay of many poker players, he leads the 2017 WSOP Player of ...

Olivier Busquet Beats Shaun Deeb and Parker Talbot to Win ‘King of the Hill 2’

Olivier Busquet took down the $50,000 buy-in, four-player heads-up challenge dubbed “King of the Hill” on Poker Night in America. He defeated Shau...

PokerStars Sponsors Charity Event in South Florida to Raise Money for Hurricane Irma Victims

Last month, the state of Florida and islands in the Caribbean suffered a horrible tropical disaster called Hurricane Irma. The devastation left some i...

Poker Masters Attracts Many of the Game’s Best Players and Highest Rollers

The inaugural Poker Masters, a five-tournament high-roller series, has been a big hit on Poker Central’s new app, PokerGO. Through four $50,000 buy-...

Online Poker 2016: What Flew, What Grew, What Didn’t

Online poker in 2016 was much talk, and little action. State politicians from Pennsylvania to California considered and labored over bills that would...

New Jersey Online Poker Racing Towards Horse Racetracks

New Jersey online poker might soon be coming to horse racetracks should a new proposal in the state Assembly find support in Trenton. A supplemental a...