Poker Rumours

September 30th, 2014 by Maria T

PokerStars will introduce Lottery Spin ‘n Go type games called Spin & Go on its PokerStars.com site, after test driving the game in a number of selected markets.  The group trumpeted the roll out of Spin & Go after it proved so successful among players in countries such as Italy, France and Spain. Team PokerStars [...]

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September 30th, 2014 by Renee K

It was a poor month for online poker in Nevada, with official figures tumbling over 20% month on month, according to the latest numbers published. The three online poker sites regulated by the state government reported combined revenue of $742,000 – a drop of over $240,000 in comparison to last month. But while the August [...]

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September 27th, 2014 by Renee K

The 14th G2E Expo will be held from September 30th until October 2nd, and online poker, online gambling and land gambling groups will be attending this important industry event in grand numbers. The expo will be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, making it a slightly ironic situation that [...]

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September 27th, 2014 by Tom L

2009 WSOP Main Event winner Joe Cada, who has been a sponsored pro at online poker room PokerStars, has reportedly parted ways with the company over rakeback issues.  It was reported by F5Poker that Cada left the online poker room after he was denied a 100% rakeback. Cada apparently took to Twitter, explaining why he [...]

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September 25th, 2014 by Renee K

Ladbrokes, the UK listed online gambling, has announced that it is pulling out of the Canadian market, giving players just over a month to withdraw their funds from their accounts. Ladbrokes runs an iPoker skin in Canada, as well as a sports betting site. However, players have been told that from October 1st, they will [...]

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September 25th, 2014 by Maria T

While analysts continue to report disappointing numbers coming out of the Nevada , Caesars Entertainment Corp. is optimistic about the future of this fledgling, 17 month old online gambling industry – at least when it comes to its own numbers.   Due to its ownership of the WSOP.com brand, Caesars believes that its numbers will keep [...]

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September 20th, 2014 by Tom L

Ultimate Gaming, one of the handful of online poker operators in New Jersey, announced that it was pulling out of the market.  The group put the blame squarely on the shoulders of its land based Atlantic City casino partner, the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, saying that the casino breached multiple clauses of their joint [...]

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September 20th, 2014 by Renee K

Although its entrance into the New Jersey online poker market is not yet official, Poker Stars is already putting out the word that it intends making a splash when the time is right. It was reported this week that Poker Stars held a number of ‘meet and greet’ sessions with former Poker Stars members from [...]

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