Poker Rumours

June 22nd, 2012 by Renee K

Poker Stars, considered the biggest online poker room in the world, is tapping into the newly regulated Spanish online poker industry through the country’s biggest sports star, Rafael Nadal. Poker Stars has signed on the 11-times Grand Slam title winner and gold medallist, to endorse the site and become an ambassador for the poker room […]

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June 20th, 2012 by RogerCP

Intertops, the first ever sportsbook online has officially closed to US players today in a wave of constant closures by gambling sites. This closure means that existing players will still be allowed to gamble on their site but NEW customers will not be allowed to join. Below are some of the more popular alternatives. For […]

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June 20th, 2012 by Tom L

With the World Series of Poker in full swing, all eyes are on the man who is considered one of the greatest players in the world, Phil Ivey. Yet, according to those who watch him, it seems that Ivey is totally oblivious to the other players around him. When he’s not playing poker, he makes […]

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June 18th, 2012 by Tom L

A new deal was announced between the developers of National Harbor on the Potomac River in Maryland and the giant gambling operator, MGM Resorts International, to create a luxury casino resort on the site. The agreement between the developers, Peterson Cos and MGM will see the two entities cooperate to build the casino if and […]

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June 18th, 2012 by Renee K

Since the Horseshoe Casino opened its doors in Cleveland last month, the place has been a success story, managing to attract gamblers from the area and providing them with first class entertainment. In particular, the Cleveland Horseshoe Casino’s poker room is a huge hit among local poker players, who used to have to travel to […]

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June 16th, 2012 by Tom L

The Chief Executive of Caesars Entertainment, Gary Loveman predicted that online gambling will come to the United States sooner than expected. Speaking to the news station, CNN, this week, Loveman said in his interview: “I can say with tremendous confidence that people will be able to play online legally in the United States in many […]

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June 15th, 2012 by Matt W

Last Updated – November 30, 2014: Estimated Date of Legalized Online Poker in Illinois is 2015-2016 The State of Illinois has not yet adopted any bills or laws in course of the formation of State poker sites. While there are dozens of poker sites that accept Illinois at this moment, they are all located offshore […]

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June 15th, 2012 by Maria T

Economic experts gave their opinions to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission regarding the impact that three resort casinos and a slots parlor will have on the state. The experts told the commission that, if done correctly, the venues could be beneficial to the state and increase revenue for the cash strapped government. The forum took place […]

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