WSOP First 50 Honors Awards Announced

The surprises keep coming for the 50th anniversary of the World Series of Poker, with a special WSOP First 50 Honors Awards event. The award show 50 years in the making, will hand out seven special awards and the winners will be chosen by poker … [Read more...]

New Jersey AG sues DOJ on Wire Act opinion reversal

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has been taking its sweet time responding to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request from New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and he’s tired of waiting. So Grewal is suing the DOJ to get the information … [Read more...]

Online World Series of Poker events not closed to New Jersey yet

At least some of the online events held at this year’s World Series of Poker will still be open to poker players in New Jersey. According to representatives from the WSOP, all Online World Series of Poker events scheduled before June 14 will … [Read more...]

Maurice Hawkins WSOP Circuit record reclaimed

Maurice Hawkins is once again Lord of the Rings for the WSOP Circuit after retaking the title from Valentin Vormicu earlier this week. Over the last few years, Hawkins and Vormicu have traded the title back and forth, with Vormicu getting a leg up … [Read more...]

2019-20 WSOP Circuit schedule released

Get your calendars out to start planning your live-poker tournament schedule for 2019-20 - the WSOP Circuit has released its tournament schedule for the year. The 16th season of the WSOP Circuit will include 35 events with six new casinos getting … [Read more...]

World Series of Poker Europe full schedule revealed for October 2019

The World Series of Poker Europe full schedule will be returning to the King’s Casino in Rozvadov Czech Republic starting on October 13 and running until November 4. The full schedule for the 11th WSOPE was announced earlier this week. The 2019 … [Read more...]

Poker Stars fined in New Jersey for illegal sports bets

PokerStars was hit with the largest fine ever doled out for a gambling violation by the state of New Jersey earlier this week. The fine was levied on PokerStars through the sportsbook they operate in New Jersey, BetStars. They were fined $10,000 … [Read more...]