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.

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...

State Attorneys General Call on Trump to Fold on Legal Internet Poker

Ten state attorneys general have cosigned a letter that urges President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence to consider reinterpret...

Daily Fantasy Sports Mega-Merger Confirmed, Online Poker Revenue Up

Daily fantasy sports (DFS) leaders DraftKings and FanDuel confirmed late last week that the two market power players are merging. Together, the unifie...

PokerStars’ Parent Company Amaya Receives $6.7 Billion Offer

Amaya, PokerStars’ parent company, has received an all-cash offer of CAD$3.48 billion ($2.56 billion) from its founder and former CEO David Baaz...

Online Poker Might Benefit from DraftKings and FanDuel Merger

Online poker enthusiasts in the US are upbeat on the news that daily fantasy sports (DFS) leaders DraftKings and FanDuel are readying to merge. Accor...

New Jersey Online Poker Boosts Atlantic City’s Bottom Line

New Jersey online poker and internet gambling continues to provide substantial benefits to the overall health of the casino industry in Atlantic City,...

Amaya and William Hill Confirm Merger Talks

Amaya and William Hill confirmed over the weekend that the two gaming powerhouses are in talks to merge and form one international leader in online po...

Pennsylvania Online Poker Might Benefit From Land-Based Casino Ruling

Pennsylvania online poker might have just been dealt pocket Aces. Of course, that doesn’t mean the interactive card game won’t suffer a ba...

Anti-Online Gambling Legislation Introduced in US Senate

Anti-online gambling legislation is back in Congress thanks to Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), Mike Lee (R-Arizona), and Lindsey Graham (R-South Car...