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New Jersey Poker Revenues Up; NJCOP Tournament Series Begins
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New Jersey Legalized online poker revenues in the United States seem to be slumping with figures in each state offering the activity being less than stellar numbers. In New Jersey, online poker revenues have increased from February to March with …

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Lock Poker Appears To Have Closed
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The troubled Lock Poker site has been offline since the morning of April 17. While the content at Lockpoker.eu loads properly, and the download link is operational, the software does not connect to the poker server. The live chat feature is offline …

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Ryan Rivers Grabs Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Day 1B Chip Lead
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While Barry Hutter cruised through Day 1A of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown with a big stack, more than a few players took turns with the chip lead throughout the final few levels of Day 1B with Ryan Rivers ending on top – but not by much.

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Barry Hutter Dominates WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Day 1A
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Long hours combined with lots of variance can make for roller coaster days. Don't ask Barry Hutter about that though. He didn't experience much of that on Day 1A of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown and finished with 305,700 and the chiplead.

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California Online Poker Likely A Matter Of When, Not If
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Many people had high hopes for California online poker in 2015, but it appears at least a couple of years away right now. Implementation of an online poker network would take a little while as well, so the first site to launch in California probably …

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Casino Poker for Beginners: All In, Call, and Kill Buttons (& More)
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“Kill” is one of those words that has a specific and non-obvious meaning in poker that seems completely divorced from its more familiar use outside of the game. In poker, a “kill pot” means a hand in which the stakes of the game are doubled from their …

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Michel Cohen on How Online Poker Revolutionized Live Games in Paris
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Besides being the proud owner of the Clinique des Champs-Elysées, the leading private centre for aesthetic surgery in Paris, Michel Cohen is also a well-known face in the French live poker scene. A regular at the Aviation Club de France (ACF) before …

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Former Poker Pro Alex Jacob Ups Jeopardy Win Streak To Five
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On Thursday night, former poker pro Alex Jacob up his winning streak on the TV game show Jeopardy to five while also increasing his earnings to a total of $129,401. The Chicago currency trader breezed past his competition and for the fourth time in …

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Poker Hand of the Week: 4/17/15
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Give us your opinion in the comments section below for your chance at winning a six-month Card Player magazine digital subscription. Ask any group of poker players how you played your hand and they'll come up with dozens of different opinions. That's …

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Online Poker: Viktor Blom Win $385000
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Over the past seven days on the Internet, poker pro Viktor “Isildur1” Blom scooped $385,000 in winnings, according to tracking data from HighstakesDB. He was one of the top earners. Most of those profits came on Full Tilt, and they more than cut in …

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RunGood Poker Series Visits Hard Rock Tulsa April 22-26 for $100K Main Event
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Last month, the RunGood Poker Series made headlines when it crushed its $100,000 guarantee in the $675 Main Event at Horseshoe Casino in Council Bluffs, Iowa. That tournament attracted 426 entries, created a prize pool of $251,340, and saw Henry …

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Full Tilt Poker Eliminates Several Games from Lobby
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Full Tilt Poker has removed a number of games from its games lobby to make it easier to manage, the biggest elimination of games in the industry after the passage of the UIGEA in 2006. According to the Full Tilt Poker website, the games that have been …

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Italian Poker Player Arrested in North Carolina for ATM Skimming
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Pizzingrilli, per reports from Italy's Assopoker, is a known name in the Italian poker community where he is considered to be a regular in live games at low and medium stakes. He was the first to be stopped by the authorities and did not try to resist …

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Your Grateful Nation seeking poker players for veterans charity tournament
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#The poker tournament will be held at 2 p.m. on May 2 at Tannery Row Ale House, 554 West Main St. in Buford. Before the tournament begins, select attendees will be able to attend a private luncheon with Navy SEAL Rob O'Neill, who co-founded Your …

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The Do-It-All Force Behind London's Most Unique Poker Hangout, Kerryjane …
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Bubbly, blonde and beautiful, it's quite possible you can actually feel Kerryjane Craigie's love and enthusiasm for poker emanating from her. As The Hippodrome's alpha female, or "Head of Poker" to use her official title, it's a love she indulges with …

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Former Poker Pro Alex Jacob Challenged On Fourth Jeopardy Appearance
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It wasn't easy, but Alex Jacob won for the fourth time on Jeopardy Wednesday night. This time, he was actually forced to play Final Jeopardy against worthy opponent Becky Hammer. The 30-year-old former poker pro still went into the final round of the …

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Poker Central to Provide 24/7 Poker Coverage by the End of 2015
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In the near future, poker fans around the world are expected to be able to watch poker around the clock via a new poker channel, Poker Central®. While the exact date of when broadcasting will begin has not been communicated yet, Poker Central® CEO …

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Assessing The State Of US Online Poker On The Fourth Anniversary Of Black …
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Today is the fourth anniversary of Black Friday. That was the day – April 15, 2011 – that PokerStars, Full Tilt, and Absolute Poker were indicted by the U.S. Justice Department. PokerStars and Full Tilt left the U.S. market within 24 hours of the news …

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