WPT and WSOP Circuit events produce $240k+ wins over the last couple days. Meanwhile, Illinois shows hope for online gambling regulation during 2018.
Hit and Run: Jason Somerville Joins Game Streamers for $100k Charity Game; DraftKings Sponsors WPT Event
Jason Somerville joins Lex Veldhuis and Twitch game streamers for a $100,000 charity poker tournament this weekend which is being broadcast live on Twitch.
Hit and Run: Phil Ivey Joins Cyrptocurrency Poker Room Virtue Poker; partypoker Nukes Player Inactivity Fees
Phil Ivey has joined yet-to-be-launched cyrptocurrency site Virtue Poker, joining Dan Colman and Brian Rast on the strategic team.
PokerStars, the flagship brand under The Stars Group, continues its slide in relation to casino and sports, representing 67% of revenue for the company.
Day 3 of WPT Montreal completed on Tuesday with 16 left as former WPT winner Eric Afriat leads the way. The final table is slated for Thursday.