Not only has online poker been on the rise during the Coronavirus pandemic, Twitch Poker has also seen an increase in streamers and viewers. PokerStars recently added some extra incentive to get in the action by giving away $50,000. The site gave away chests worth up to $215 every day to players watching PokerStars streamers. This […]
The federal government has restated its arguments to the First Circuit Court of Appeals as it works to expand the scope of the 1961 Wire Act. The post Making Their Case: Justice Department Files Wire Act Reply Brief In First Circuit appeared first on Online Poker Report.
While many casinos begin opening to some degree, live poker rooms look to be slower in opening. Online poker operators have been there to meet demand and the industry is seeing record numbers. Will that carry over to May and June revenue numbers? Poker operators continue to schedule more events to meet demand and that […]
It’s time for Nevada casinos to open for business once again. On June 4, as early as 12:01 a.m., casinos throughout the Silver State will be ready to open their doors to customers for the first time in more than two months. Phase 2 of the Nevada United: Roadmap to Recovery plan began on Friday, […]
Nevada was the first state to legalize online poker, yet we still know very little about how big the market is. There are a couple of reasons for that. The post Why Is There So Much Secrecy Around Nevada Online Poker Revenue? appeared first on Online Poker Report.
Several online poker tournament series have wrapped up but players still have some action to look forward to. Here’s a look at all the big events and promotions for June 1-7. GGPoker – Major daily and Sunday events roll on Partypoker – Check out the new Club Games, WPT World Online Championships approaching PokerStars – Add […]
After winning Pennsylvania’s biggest online poker tournament ever, Dillon Longenbach had to tell someone special. He’d just played two days of poker and topped a field of 2,774 entries to win $69,670. “My mother didn’t believe me and laughed when I told her I had won,” says the 26-year-old player from Ivyland, PA. “After winning […]
Massive online poker events continue through Sunday with three major series wrapping up. Players can still look forward to massive guaranteed prize pools. PokerScout brings you a complete daily schedule to check out all the action. GGPoker – The WSOP Super Online Circuit Series wraps up with a Main Event champion on Sunday. Partypoker– The […]
There are numerous challenges for live poker rooms and tournament operators because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Tournaments have been canceled and postponed with televised poker put on hold. However, online poker has seen record numbers, Twitch poker views are up, and there have been many poker charity initiatives. The World Poker Tour is now getting […]
WSOP ROUNDUP: Global Championship Moves Online, New Series Announced; Site Seeks License in Pennsylvania
After announcing the postponement of the World Series of Poker in April, series officials made more news recently. The Global Casino Championship will now be played completely online at WSOP.com. The move comes with live tournament poker still in a quagmire because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Players have shifted to playing online and operators have […]