Hit and Run: MGM National Harbor Launches; MPN Lowers Lottery SNG Rake; 5 Diamond Classic Enters Day 4
The 22 acre, $1.4 million destination casino has launched in Maryland. The casino includes 39 poker tables. MPN lowers the jackpot drop of their Lottery SNGs to below 1%.
Hit and Run: Washington State Continues Hardline Stance; WPT Five Diamond Classic Enters Day 3; Crackdown on Vbloggers?
Washington State apparently has been continuing their hardline stance on online gambling with over $21 million in seizures over the last four years. WPT Five Diamond Classic enters Day 3 with Ryan Hughes as chip leader.
Hit and Run: WPT Five Diamond Draws Records; Jake Cody Vblog Earns Praise; PokerStars Announces 2017 TCOOP
WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic draws over an event record with at least 677 competing for around $10 million in prizes. Jake Cody becomes the latest to launch a popular vlog.
Hit and Run: Donald Trump Blocks Doyle Brunson on Twitter; Seidel Reaches $30 Million in Tourney Winnings
Donald Trump makes a surprise move by going nuclear on Texas Dolly’s Twitter account over the weekend. Erik Seidel reaches $30 million tournament winnings…
Last-ever EPT stop kicks off this week; Pence pressured to re-attempt RAWA; Ivey prepares for counter-attack in edge-sorting case; and more.
The Montreal Nationals become the first team to win the $100,000 Global Poker League World Championship. Meanwhile, Phil Hellmuth unveils a fancy new logo.
Hit and Run: MGM Brings Online Casino Tournaments to Nevada; Europe Moves a Step Closer Towards Liquidity Agreement
MGM Resorts goes live with online casino tournaments throughout the state of Nevada; Major regulated European markets eye 2017 online poker liquidity agreement.
Hit and Run: nanonoko Joins eSports Team Liquid; New Jersey Gaming Market Turns Three; Montreal Advances to GPL Finals
PokerStars’ nanonoko becomes the latest poker pro to join the world of eSports as a member of Team Liquid, Hearthsone division; the New Jersey online gambling market enters its forth year…
Hit and Run: Martin Derbyshire Writes New Apology; PokerStars to Enter Portugal Market; GPL Playoffs Begin
Martin Derbyshire apologizes after being let go from PokerNews after the fallout from his controversial piece on professional poker players and their role in society.
David Peters is climbing the charts, but has his work cut out for him if he wants to catch Fedor Holz before the year’s out.