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Quantum Reload: Sign of a Maturing Poker Market
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The recent debut of the “quantum reload” concept at the recent World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event serves as the latest in a series of stark reminders that the poker market continues to mature, and that trying to keep the game's major events new …

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On poker: It pays to have a short memory
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"Sorry, but congratulations." I must have heard some combination of the words "sorry" and "congratulations" 100 times in the two days after I was knocked out of the World Series of Poker Main Event last month. Thank you, but hold the "sorry." I had a …

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Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker
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Tesla Motors has five states bidding to attract a $5 billion factory that will make batteries for a new generation of electric cars. The winner is expected to offer publicly financed incentives exceeding a half-billion dollars. And the package could be …

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Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Stuck With $2.5 Million Overla
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Seminole Hard Rock In 2013, the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida stunned poker players by easily surpassing their $10 million guarantee in the $5,300 buy-in Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, drawing 2,384 players. Much to the delight of the field, …

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2014 WinStar River Poker Series Main Event Day 1b: Carter Edges Out Eyster …
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On Saturday, the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackersville, Oklahoma, saw Day 1b of the River Poker Series Main Event take place with a total of 455 entrants putting up the $2,500 entry fee. By the time play concluded, only 46 would survive to …

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2014 WPT Legends of Poker Day 4: Eskandari in Control at Televised Final Table
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The final 16 players of the 2014 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker returned to the Bicycle Casino on Thursday looking to reach one of the WPT's most prestigious final tables. When the day ended, Massoud Eskandari led a group of lesser-known players at …

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Thousands raised for disabled veterans at charity poker run
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The South Dakota Army National Guard's 727th Transportation Company and the group Disabled American Veterans held their 10th annual charity poker run. Every dollar raised goes towards the purchase of vans used to take veterans to and from their …

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2014 WPT Legends of Poker Day 3: Kenney Leads Final 16; Can Stammen Go …
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After three days of action at the Bicycle Casino in California, a field of 593 entries has been whittled down to 16 at the season-opening World Poker Tour Legends of Poker. Tyler Kenney leads with the way a stack of 2,955,000 going into Day 4 and is …

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Online Poker Firm Bwin.Party Reports Growing Losses
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Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment, the online poker and casino giant, and owner of the Bwin.com and PartyPoker brands continues to report on growing losses. The company said this week that its operating losses in the past six months ending June 30th …

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Strategy Corner: Avoid compounding errors in poker
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During the apex of the Poker Boom a new poker book was released by Ed Miller, "Small Stakes Hold' em" which went against many of the tried and true concepts that Limit Holdem players had been employing for years. Miller became a bit of an overnight …

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Sujay Dalal Leads Day 1B of Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open
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Sujay Dalal ended Day 1B of the $10 Million guaranteed Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event as the chip leader with 302,200 and received a $5,000 bonus for ending as the leader. He was followed closely by Joe Kuether and Marvin Rettenmaier at …

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2014 WinStar River Poker Series Main Event Day 1a: Lapossie Leads; Cheong …
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On Friday, Day 1a of the River Poker Series Main Event kicked off at WinStar World Casino and Resort. This $2,500,000 guaranteed prize pool event saw a grand total of 366 entires on its first starting flight. The field played down to the top 10 percent …

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Harry Arutyunyan Overcomes Huge Deficit to Win 2014 World Poker Tour …
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Season XII of the World Poker Tour kicked off at the Bicycle Casino in California this week for the prestigious Legends of Poker. A total of 593 entries created a prize pool of $2,172,999 with $576,369 going to the eventual winner. After five days of …

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Poker Strategy With Ed Miller: Reverse Bet Sizing Tells
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Ed Miller If you ask most people what's so great about no-limit hold'em versus limit hold'em, they'll tell you that it's in the bet sizing. In no-limit you can bet however much you think you need to get the job done. If you are trying to push someone …

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Poker-faced United to pay big Blind fee
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Poker-faced United to pay big Blind fee. Manchester United, Latest news update: August 30, 2014 10:53 AM [[views]]. Ajax have given Manchester United permission to speak to Daley Blind after the clubs agreed a transfer fee – believed to be £14million.

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Nevada Online Poker Falls 7.62% To $985k In July
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Nevada Online Poker Falls 7.62% To $985k In July The Nevada Gaming Control Board has announced its gambling results for July, revealing a 0.65% increase in revenues to $932 million, compared to the $925.8 million generated in the same month last …

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Revised California Poker Bill to Modify “Bad Actor” Language
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Assemblyman Reggie Jones-Sawyer, whose California online poker draft bill was shelved this year due to a lack of time to prepare for a vote, has said that the submission of a new bill at the beginning of the 2015/16 legislative session will be one of …

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Top Poker Tweets Of The Week: Hellmuth's Golf Record, Brunson's Favourite Gun
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“Got denied alcohol in Vegas due to no ID on me. As if I look 21. #WishfulThinking #NoVinoWithLunch #SadPanda.” Daniel Negreanu. “In 140 characters or less tell me what you would do if someone gave you $500 with no strings attached.” “Read through …

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