The Latest Stories on Online Poker

Keep you finger on the pulse of the online poker industry with our news stories. We keep a close eye on the movers and shakers of the internet poker world, as well as show you who is moving up the ranks to challenge the big boys.

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,...

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...

‘ElkY’ Announces He is Ending His Relationship with PokerStars

Times sure are changing at PokerStars. In what may come as a shock to many in the poker community, Bertrand Grospellier (known as “ElkY” online) n...

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...

Isildur1 and Trueteller Top 2017’s Biggest Online Poker Winners, For Now

Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom and Timofey ‘Trueteller’ Kuznetsov, both legendary high-stakes grinders, along with ‘BERRI SWEET,’ top the 2017 onl...

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...