Poker Rumours

February 10th, 2013 by Renee K

Governor Chris Christie has made “minor” changes to the pending legislation that could make online poker and gambling a reality in New Jersey.  For several weeks, gambling proponents were eagerly awaiting a decision by the governor regarding the bill to see whether he would veto it or sign it into law.  On Thursday, the Governor […]

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February 5th, 2013 by Matt W

Michael Frawley, boss of the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel which was recently purchased by online poker room, Poker Stars, has put in a word of support for the legalization and regulation of online poker and casino games in New Jersey.   Frawley urged State Governor Chris Christie to make the right decision by signing a pending […]

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February 5th, 2013 by Renee K

This week, the Nevada Legislature embarked on a new four month session, and one of the most important bills up for debate during this time period will be Assembly Bill 5 – an expansion of the current laws that govern the state’s recently introduced online poker industry.  The bill will allow Nevada based and licensed […]

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February 3rd, 2013 by Tom L

The Super Bowl should have nothing to do with playing online poker, but it does. In fact in a big way. Each year there are a few events that bring big money to online gambling firms that serve the USA, the WSOP and the Super Bowl just to name a couple. The WSOP being the […]

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January 30th, 2013 by Maria T

The Nevada Gaming Commission recently issued two new iGaming licenses to gambling groups as the state moves full steam ahead with its plans to offer intrastate poker this year.  Both Sartini Synergy and Lottomatica had their applications approved, making them the latest groups to enter this newly regulated market. The Italian Lottomatica, which is based […]

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January 30th, 2013 by Renee K

With only a few days left before New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has to make his decision regarding a pending bill that will allow online gambling in the state, last ditch efforts are being made to convince him to vote in favor.  Yesterday, the President of the Poker Players Alliance, a group which represents over […]

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January 27th, 2013 by Matt W

Rafael Nadal is used to winning big on the tennis court, but for the past six months, the former number one world tennis star has been simultaneously nursing an injured knee and honing his poker skills as a member of Team SportsStars at Poker Stars online poker room.  Nadal joined Poker Stars in July 2012 and […]

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January 27th, 2013 by Renee K

The Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie has until February 7th to make his move regarding a pending online gambling bill.  Yet the governor seems intent on drawing out the agony for pro-gamblers as he continues to mull the bill, all the while dropping hints in the media about the general direction of his decision. In […]

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