Day 1A of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

August 29, 2013

There is an old saying that goes something like this, ‘If you build something, they will definitely come’. This very saying seems to be the principle behind all the success of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open’s Main Event. It has ten million dollars as the guaranteed cash pool, and it has been quite a grand success on Day 1A of this event. Some of the most popular names from the poker industry participated in the event, which was held in Hollywood, FL. This tournament turned out to be the next significant event after the World Series of Poker, this year. Read more

Online Poker is Once Again Legal in Nevada

August 21, 2013

After quite a long wait for the legalization of online poker, the gaming industry is quite happy with the latest news. The very first hand of online poker, which can be played legally in the United States of America, has finally been dealt. At the end of July, popular poker room Ultimate Poker, opened its doors online, letting players over 21 years of age in Nevada explore the online world of poker. Read more

888 Plans to Launch Its Own Casino and Poker Sites in New Jersey

August 13, 2013

On the 6th of August 2013, famous online gaming company 888 Holdings released the Interim Management Statement. The company is the operator of the very popular 888poker.com. With the release of the statement, the firm is presenting all of its positive financial results for the year of 2013. It mainly deals with the results of the second quarter of the year, along with information regarding 888 Holdings’ plans for the markets of New Jersey. Read more

Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City Plans to Close Poker Room

August 7, 2013

On the 30th of July, Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City made an announcement that it is planning to close its poker room in the coming month. According to the Revel Group, poker rooms aren’t exactly the main source of money for the hotel. The management considers other casino games to be the money makers. So they thought that maintaining a poker room in the casino is not worth it anymore. Read more