2018 WSOP News and Notes: New Jersey Residents Eligible to Compete in Online Bracelet Events, Introducing the ‘Shot Clock’

We are just days away from the start of the 2018 WSOP, the 49thannual summer series. This year’s epic poker extravaganza has a few changes in store,...

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 Has Officially Launched Shared Liquidity Software in New Jersey, Delaware, and Nevada

On May 1, WSOP.com officially launched its shared liquidity software, merging players together from New Jersey, Delaware, and Nevada. The combined pok...

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...

Stars Group Makes Major Purchase, Acquires Sky Bet for $4.7 Billion

Stars Group, the company that owns PokerStars, made a surprising decision to purchase the popular Sky Betting brand of online gambling sites for a who...

Online Poker Pact Between New Jersey, Delaware, Nevada To Go Live May 1

If you’re an online poker player in Nevada, Delaware, or New Jersey, you may notice a spike in traffic on your poker site beginning May 1. That’s ...

PokerStars Folds Play Money Games in Washington State Following Court Ruling that Bans Social Gaming

Even poker games that don’t involve the transfer of money are deemed illegal gambling in the state of Washington, per a recent court ruling. As a re...

New York Assembly Disses Online Poker, Not Included in State Budget

Online poker won’t be coming to New York, at least for the foreseeable future. Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State Senate passed an $168 billion ann...

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...

David ‘The Dragon’ Pham Wins Two Major Poker Tournaments in a Week

Who says the old-school poker players can’t hang with the young guns? That’s fake news as David “The Dragon” Pham proved once again, winning h...