Poker Rumours

September 19th, 2016 by Maria T

The game of poker continues to be a popular pastime for players from the Garden State, according to numbers posted by New Jersey gambling regulators. The Division of Gaming Enforcement said that the combined income from brick-and-mortar and internet poker rooms was $4.5 million in August 2016, albeit slightly down from July ’16’s $5 million […]

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September 17th, 2016 by Maria T

Voters in New Jersey will vote on a referendum in November to move casinos outside of Atlantic City. Should the referendum go through, two new casinos will be developed in North Jersey and Paul Fireman, the ex-Reebok International head wants to develop one of those casinos in Jersey City. The 72 year old billionaire has […]

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September 14th, 2016 by Maria T

The online poker room, PokerStars is planning more changes to its VIP Club loyalty scheme which will kick in next year. “Our current VIP Club, with rewards centered around monthly and annual statuses, will be replaced sometime in 2017 with a new, combined rewards program for poker, casino and sportsbook,” noted Eric Hollreiser in a […]

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September 12th, 2016 by Tom L

New Jersey online gamblers are predominantly male, outnumbering their female counterparts by a ratio of 3 to 1. This fact was one of many that formed part of the latest report released by the New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement, following a comprehensive study by Rutgers University. The report showed that roughly 79,000 people wagered […]

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September 10th, 2016 by Tom L

If the United States government were to legalize sports betting across all the states tomorrow, the market could be worth as much as $11.9 billion. This fact was revealed by Gambling Compliance Research Services (GCRS), the research group which released its findings to the public this week. According to the group, if betting on sports […]

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September 8th, 2016 by Maria T

Poker players who enjoy to take their gaming on the go turn to apps that provide the best online poker entertainment for them, among them Party Poker mobile app. Over the years since this app has been in place, one of the main complaints by players is that it only allows play at single tables. […]

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August 29th, 2016 by Maria T

The odds were always against California seeing its online poker industry finally legalized and regulated this year, but many were cautiously optimistic that Assemblyman Adam Gray’s AB 2863 was the Golden State’s best chance in years. Unfortunately, it seems that with only a couple of days left before the end of the 2016 legislature session, […]

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August 18th, 2016 by Maria T

Bovada, one of the more popular online poker sites that accepts players from the United States, raised eyebrows in the industry recently with the announcement that it had sold its online poker arm to the Lynton Limited owned Ignition Casino. Bovada’s online casino, racebook and online sportsbook will still operate under the Bovada brand. Players […]

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