This year's Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament scheduled today, November 10, Friday, at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino shall be once again witness to some of the world's top poker players along with celebrities from the Las Vegas Strip, the world of sports, and from Hollywood, and this event's main purpose is to benefit the no-kill animal rescue effort of the Nevada SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals).
When PokerStars officially announced the comeback of PCA or the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in 2018, the poker community is all thumbs up as they believe the giant online poker company made a good move, as PCA is deemed a very special and usually traveled-to event.
Through Eva's Heroes, a charitable organization spearheaded by Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria, the Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament they host annually every October is now on its 10th year this 2017, and the final table of this tournament was played at Eva's Heroes Celebrity Casino Night Event on October 26, 2017 Thursday 8 p.m. at the Witte Museum, San Antonio.
Posted on Tuesday, November 07, 2017 by "T".
It sure took a while before news popped up again concerning Tom "durrrr" Dwan, but luckily on November 2, PokerTube's Pete Manzinelli has updated the poker community via a Youtube video.
While Manz was broadcasting the poker action at King of the Hill III in Pittsburgh last month, he had the opportunity to speak with Brandon Adams regarding Tom Dwan, his favorite subject.
After Adams confirmed that Dwan is not being held against his will somewhere in China, he divulged that Dwan is actually engaged and is moving to Las Vegas. There was also a topic of possible "Tom babies" in the near future.
On Wednesday, poker pro and former Full Tilt owner Chris "Jesus" Ferguson won his 6th WSOP bracelet and €39,289 in WSOP Europe Event #7 €1,650 POT-LIMIT OMAHA HI-LO 8 OR BETTER.
The event, which was played at King's Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic attracted a field of 92 players who battled it out over 2 days of play. While big stars such as Phil Hellmuth and John Racener were eliminated just before the money (14 players got to share the entire prize pool), Ferguson reached the 8-handed final table in 5th place.
Posted on Thursday, November 02, 2017 by "T".
Many poker fans and players were quite shocked as partypoker was crowned Poker Operator of the Year at the EGR Operator Awards ceremony held in London last Thursday, October 26. With this triumphant win, partypoker has finally unseated PokerStars, the biggest online poker site in the world, which won the particular award consecutively in the past three years. Read more » partypoker Wins ‘Poker Operator of the Year' Award
Since it's release at BitStarz Casino, Wolf Gold from Pragmatic Play has consistently been the most played game in the casino. Everyone knew it was just going to be a matter of time before this popular game was gonna pay out big!
Posted on Wednesday, November 01, 2017 by "T".
October 30, Monday was a big day for advocates of online poker throughout the nation, as Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill that legalizes online gambling, thereby making it official that his state shall soon become the fourth one in the country to have licensed and regulated Internet-based poker sites.