Category: Poker

HogWild Poker Offers Free VIP Package To Derby Poker Championship

If you’re both a poker fan and a horse racing fan, it doesn’t get much better than entering free and winning a $710 Buy-In/VIP package to 2012 Celebrity Derby Poker …

Nevada Gaming Hits ‘Milestone’ Toward Online Poker

Musician Jimmy Buffett was awarded a gaming license at Thursday’s Nevada Gaming Commission hearing, but he didn’t headline the show. Instead, it was the state’s plans for having the nation’s …

Best Strategy For New Online Poker Players

New online poker players have an advantage over seasoned players, as they haven’t learnt any bad habits. A new poker player has a clean slate to work from – and the aim of the article is to build the foundation of a fantastic poker player.

Utah Governor Signs Bill to Ban Online Gaming

After less than two months on the table, a bill aimed to preemptively ban online gaming in the state of Utah was signed into law on Monday by the governor.

5 Techniques To Win At Online Poker

The internet is overwhelmed with online poker tips, many of which do not actually improve your chances of making money from online poker. The 5 techniques in this article are used by professionals, and should be in every poker player’s arsenal.

Aliro Diaz Wins LAPT Chile National Poker Championship

Season 5 of the Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) kicked off last week with the LAPT Chile National Poker Championship , the third time the LAPT has made a stop in Chile. Held at the Vina del Mar Casino and Resort , the $1,000 + $100 Main Event wrapped up Sunday with Aliro Diaz winning the final hand.

Online Poker Industry Rumor Dashed

A rumor had been floating around online poker forums that the Merge Gaming Network would unveil their own fast-paced poker software similar to PokerStars’ recent launching of Zoom Poker, but the poker industry scuttlebutt turned out to be not true.

Black Friday defendant Chad Elie enters guilty plea

Apparently the recent turning over of some 90,000 documents by former online poker payment processor Daniel Tzvetkoff was enough to make Chad Elie rethink his plea and change it from innocent to guilty.

Explanations For Online Poker Conspiracy Theories

Although playing casino games online is rising in popularity, plenty of interested players are still on the fence whether they should try it too or not.

Poker Hand Of The Week — 3/24/12

Give us your opinion in the comments section below for your chance at winning a six-month Card Player magazine digital subscription. Ask any group of poker players how you played …

Online Poker Tips, Strategies and Tricks

Nowadays the trick to online poker is not about playing the best, but instead it’s now about playing at the best and most profitable tables. But how do you find these profitable sites and tables?

This Week In Tournament Poker — Mar. 26th – Apr. 2nd

In this Card Player feature we are looking to provide our readers with a guide to some of the biggest poker events taking place in their area for the upcoming …

Keeping Online Poker US Players Safe and Sound

With the advent of internet casinos and poker rooms, poker is one of the most popular card games whose popularity continues to grow. Online poker brings the casino right to your residence and is available to gamers from all over the world.

PokerStars’ Provisional Schedule Announced For SCOOP 2012

PokerStars have revealed their provisional schedule of events for this year’s Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) – although the poker room are asking for feedback and input on the planned tournaments from their players before the timetable is finalised. The initial schedule includes 38 events – with each comprising three levels of buy-in for a total of 114 tournaments – that will kick off on Sunday, May 6, for 15 days of poker action that ends with the main event on Sunday, May 20.

The Bovada Black Diamond Poker Open Championship Main Event This Sunday

The Bovada Black Diamond Poker Open Championship Series is wrapping up this weekend with a $250,000 guaranteed tournament on Sunday, April 1,, at 4 p.m.