Hit and Run: PokerStars Boycott Update; Holdem X in Beta; Preview of EPT Prague Series


Player boycott of PokerStars off to a rough start. The debut of the Holdem X website, a hybrid version of poker developed by Alex Dreyfus. EPT Prague could be a record setter.

added by Steve Ruddock on December 1st, 2015

Value Comes from Interactions, not Individuals

Who is of value to a poker site: low-volume recs or high-volume regs? The question itself indicates an underlying flaw in our way of looking at the poker economy.

added by Alex Weldon on December 1st, 2015

Hit and Run: Looking back on2015 and Forward to 2016; Poker Room Opening in RI; The Passing of Ellix Powers


A pair of listicles looks back on 2015 and forward to 2016. A side of Ellix Powers ESPN’s cameras missed. Twin Rivers poker room will open tomorrow. And more.

added by Steve Ruddock on November 30th, 2015

Forum Files: Tough Calls

No matter how thorough a card room’s rules, weird spots frequently come up in poker where it’s not easy to come up with a fair ruling for all parties involved.

added by Alex Weldon on November 30th, 2015

Hit and Run: Mike Dentale’s Breakout November; New FTP Avatar Announced; DFS Unlike Poker Circa 2011


Longtime poker player Mike Dentale has been crushing on the live tournament scene. Final day of the 2015 Unibet Poker Open. New Full Tilt Poker avatar announced. And more.

added by Steve Ruddock on November 29th, 2015

Hit and Run: More FTP Remissions, KidPoker Documentary Released, Sports Stars Challenge Premieres on PokerCentral


Another $5.5M paid out to former Full Tilt Players; Kid Poker documentary well-received; LAPT Final underway; upcoming PokerStars player strike; and more.

added by Alex Weldon on November 27th, 2015

Hit and Run: RIP Ellix Powers, Esfandiari’s AMA, Staples Pulls in 13k Twitch Viewers


Ellix Powers (1952-2015) passes away; Unibet releases demographic winning statistics; Inflatable Tube Man becomes latest Full Tilt avatar; and more.

added by Alex Weldon on November 26th, 2015

Mystery Finn Closing in on Third Consecutive PokerStars Tournament Leaderboard Win

If you don’t know who ismo(heart)seppo is, don’t worry. No one does. And yet, the mysterious Finn is poised to make online poker history.

added by Alex Weldon on November 26th, 2015

Hit and Run: DFS Gets Day in Court; Nevada AG Supports RAWA; IS the WSOP Broadcast Fan Friendly?


DraftKings and FanDuel made their case in court on Wednesday. Nevada Attorney General supports RAWA. How can televised poker appeal to new viewers? And more.

added by Steve Ruddock on November 25th, 2015

What Poker Coverage Can Learn from the ‘Newbie’s View’

Clare Fitzgerald wrote about her experience watching the Main Event as a poker newbie. Coverage could be much improved by listening to what she has to say.

added by Alex Weldon on November 25th, 2015

Hit and Run: DraftKings Adjusts Entry Limits; AC Casinos on the Ascent; Alex Jacob Wins Jeopardy TOC


DraftKings continues to fall in line with Massachusetts’ proposed regulations. Atlantic City’s casinos are on the ascent. The WSOP broadcast from the eyes of a casual fan.

added by Steve Ruddock on November 24th, 2015

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