Play now at PlanetWin365

Online Poker Traffic
& News Since 2006
PokerScout -- Online poker traffic rankings and news. March 28, 2017
46152 players












Vevo Gaming







---   Online Poker News   ---


MPN further tightens data collection activities
posted 3/28/2017  |  source: Flushdraw
Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) set to implement continuing series of online poker changes to level playing field; Fees to be charged for rebuy tournaments, followed by hand history and cash game changes for mid-April
read more ...

Online gaming takes backseat at Pennsylvania hearing
posted 3/28/2017  |  source: Online Poker Report
Pennsylvania House Gaming Oversight Committee to hold second hearing about gaming reforms; Online gaming on back burner during hearing to focus on other gaming expansion, tax issues, and casino competitiveness
read more ...

Filatov becomes member of Team PartyPoker
posted 3/28/2017  |  source: PartyPoker
Anatoly Filatov of Russia joins Team PartyPoker as newest sponsored pro; Moscow-native will play online and travel to PartyPoker LIVE events
read more ...

PartyPoker announces $20M Powerfest in May
posted 3/28/2017  |  source: Poker Industry PRO
PartyPoker announces next Powerfest online series with 301 tournaments and $20 million in guarantees; Series to run May 7-21, full schedule yet to be revealed; Powerfest grows by factor of ten in three years
read more ...

 Tony G banned from Russia for trolling
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: CardsChat
Former poker pro Tony G (now European Parliament member Antanus Guoga) prohibited from entering Russia; Asserts addition to blacklist maybe because of trolling Russian diplomat during Parliament hearing, speaking in favor of anti-Russian policies
read more ...

All parties accept Kindred offer for 32Red
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: SBC News
Kindred Group's £176 million outright cash offer for 32Red becomes unconditional for deal go-ahead; Majority of 32Red shareholders approve, Licensing Authority of Gibraltar says deal meets all regulatory conditions
read more ...

Kindred considers AI to prevent problem gambling
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: Gambling Insider
Kindred (Unibet) considers using artificial intelligence to detect early signs of problem gambling in customers; Company sees social and commercial value
read more ...

Is Parx Casino opposed to Pennsylvania online gaming?
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: Online Poker Report
Parx Casino appears opposed to Pennsylvania online gaming due to cannibalization concerns; Other statements and partnership with GAN for social online gaming indicates casino's willingness to participate
read more ...

888poker adds more live tour stops in 2017
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: PokerListings
888poker announces growing 888Live and 888Local tour stops in 2017; Larger events include Spain, Brazil, and UK; Local stops take action to Barcelona, London, Dublin, Madrid, and Vienna
read more ...

Why gaming operators leaving Polish market
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: Casino News Daily
New Polish regulatory changes to gambling laws effective April 1 prompt online operators to depart market; Pinnacle exit spurred others to follow (EnergyBet, bet365, William Hill); Internet providers will block unlicensed operators by July 1
read more ...

Can Pennsylvania overload on internet gaming bills?
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: Poker Update
Three online gaming bills introduced in 2017 confront Pennsylvania legislators in gambling expansion scheme; Desire for high tax rates and license fees may rebuff online gaming operators, debates can turn off legislators
read more ...

Massachusetts mulls online gaming legalization
posted 3/27/2017  |  source: Boston Globe
Massachusetts explores gambling expansion to include internet games two years after first casino opened; State Senator Jennifer Flanagan says legalizing online gambling could make state leading producer of support software, encourage developers
read more ...

 Nugget avoids $1M March Madness payout
posted 3/26/2017  |  source: World Casino Directory
Golden Nugget in Las Vegas avoids $1 million March Madness payout with Wolverines exit from NCAA tournament; Las Vegas casino owner Derek Stevens bet $12,500 at Nugget on Michigan to win but lost total of $109K due to other bad bets
read more ...

Op-ed: Is international online poker dead?
posted 3/26/2017  |  source: Poker News Daily
Australian ban on internet poker and nationalism trend kills international online poker industry; State-run online poker may survive on small scale in France, Spain, Italy, etc.; International poker only includes UK, Canada, South and Central America, and Asia but could change if others follow trend
read more ...

Tribal decision can spur New York online poker
posted 3/26/2017  |  source: CardPlayer
New York tribes to stop payments of $110 million per year due to new non-Indian casino openings; Lawmakers may be more open to online poker tax revenue to compensate for missing tribal payments
read more ...

News Archive

Follow PokerScout1 on Twitter


More News

ONLINE POKER PROS

Filatov becomes member of Team PartyPoker

Unibet signs Formula 1 driver Häkkinen

Unibet signs three poker ambassadors

Team pros important to poker brands


ONLINE POKER BUSINESS

All parties accept Kindred offer for 32Red

Kindred considers AI to prevent problem gambling

Amaya eyes acquisitions after Baazov exit

Romanian gaming regulator names new president

GVC eyes takeovers in next 12 months


ONLINE POKER LAW & POLITICS

Online gaming takes backseat at Pennsylvania hearing

Why gaming operators leaving Polish market

Can Pennsylvania overload on internet gaming bills?

Massachusetts mulls online gaming legalization

Tribal decision can spur New York online poker


ONLINE POKER TOURNAMENTS

PartyPoker announces $20M Powerfest in May

888poker adds more live tour stops in 2017

PokerDOM to host GCOOP online poker series

PartyPoker/Borgata pares down GSSS expectations


OFF THE WALL

Tony G banned from Russia for trolling

Nugget avoids $1M March Madness payout

Holz and Antonius become hoodie models

Paddy Power seeks Donald Trump expert

Dan Bilzerian says women can't play poker





PokerScout Exclusives





Copyright 2006-2015 PokerScout.com.  All rights reserved.
Do not copy, redistribute or republish without prior written consent.