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Online Poker - Posted 2014-04-13 22:44:00
Is Phil Ivey a Cheater?


The King is in his office - Making a point Is Phil Ivey a cheater? Two casinos, Crockfords and the Borgata, certainly think so.

Phil Ivey, on the other hand, classifies himself as an "advantage player" who simply takes advantage of the opportunities that are given to him.

Phil Ivey is currently involved in two lawsuits that both involve huge sums of money. In the case of Crockfords, Ivey is suing the casino for about $12 million. In the ...Full Story


Full Tilt Poker Logo - White Background Online Poker - Posted 2014-04-04 20:35:00
GCG Sends Out Second Round of Full Tilt Poker Payments


Earlier this week the Garden City Group, Inc. ("GCG") revealed that they had sent out an additional 2,200 payments totalling $5 million to former US-based customers of Full Tilt Poker.

This seco...Full Story
Draftday.com Logo Online Poker - Posted 2014-04-01 09:57:00
Draftday.com Acquired By MGT Capital Investments, Inc.


Earlier today, MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (MGT on the New York Stock Exchange) announced that they were acquiring Draftday.com for cash and stock.

According to the terms of the deal, MGT Capi...Full Story
WSOP.com Logo Online Poker - Posted 2014-03-25 22:59:00
WSOP.com Officially Announces Deal with New York Rangers


Earlier this week, a promotional page was circulated on Twitter that purported to show a new partnership between WSOP.com (one of the companies that currently services the New Jersey online gaming market) and t...Full Story
All-In-Entertainment - Logo - Black and White Online Poker - Posted 2014-03-16 18:49:00
Phil Ivey Launches Another New Venture


Phil Ivey seems to be doing his best to expand his business interests in recent years, as it was recently announced that Ivey is one of the co-founders of a promotion firm called All-In Entertainment.
<...Full Story
Garden City Group and Full Tilt Poker Logos Online Poker - Posted 2014-03-01 15:16:00
GCG: $76 Million in Payments Were Sent Out on Friday


Finally, after nearly three years of waiting, more than 27,500 former customers of Full Tilt Poker received their balances back.

Late Thursday night, word started trickling in of balances hittin...Full Story



The King is doing the Money Report - Suitcase full of cash - 3d Online Poker - Posted 2014-02-14 23:24:00
Phil Ivey, Daniel Negreanu Move into Virtual Tie For #2 Position on All-Time Money List


Things are getting interesting at the top of poker's all-time tournament money list.

Earlier this week, Phil Ivey took down the $250,000 Challenge at the 2014 Aussie Millions for $4,000,000 AUD ...Full Story
Jawfish Games - Logo on White Background Online Poker - Posted 2014-02-01 00:14:00
Phil Gordon's Company "Jawfish Games" Reportedly Shutting Down


If you were ever wondering what Phil Gordon was up to since splitting with Full Tilt Poker, the answer - Jawfish Games.

Jawfish Games, which bills itself as the "industry leader in real-time, mu...Full Story
Full Tilt Poker Payment - Illustration Online Poker - Posted 2014-01-24 19:55:00
First Batch of Full Tilt Poker Payments Expected To Be Made Before End of February


This is the news that many people have been waiting for - according to the Garden City Group, which is the company that was retained by the US government to act as Claims Administrator for Full Tilt Poker's for...Full Story
The King is Holding a Basketball and Talking about the Business of Poker and Sports Online Poker - Posted 2014-01-12 04:49:00
More Deals Between Online Gaming Companies and US Professional Sports Teams Likely Coming in Near Future


Earlier this week, partypoker (part of Bwin.party) announced that they had inked a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA and the New Jersey Devils of the NHL.

The deal was significant, as ...Full Story
Open Money Bag - Illustration Online Poker - Posted 2013-12-27 17:19:00
Christmas Miracle: Poker Player Has $300,000 Returned to Him by Cab Driver


Poker is a skill game, but a certain "very famous" 28 year-old poker player got an extremely lucky break when he had a brown paper bag containing $300,000 returned to him by a very honest Las Vegas ca...Full Story




The King is pouring a cup of tea, while talking about the latest news from Pokerstars in relation to the U.S. market Online Poker - Posted 2013-12-12 21:12:00
How Will Pokerstars React After New Jersey Setback?


Earlier this week, Pokerstars received some bad news from New Jersey's Division of Gaming Enforcement.

The DGE informed Pokerstars that they would be suspending the online poker behemo...Full Story
The King is reporting news - New Jersey Online Gambling - Opening and Initial Numbers Online Poker - Posted 2013-11-30 15:48:00
Report: 37,000 Online Gaming Accounts Opened in New Jersey Through Thanksgiving


Earlier this week, New Jersey officially became the third state to offer online gambling.

A "soft launch" of online gambling started in New Jersey on November 21st. Sites participating ...Full Story
Atlantic City - New Jersey - Casino Logos - Ballys, Ceasars, Trump Plaza, Trump Taj Mahal. Goledn Nugget, Borgata and Tropicana Online Poker - Posted 2013-11-22 15:24:00
New Jersey Releases List of Sites Allowed to Participate in "Soft Play" Period


Earlier this week, New Jersey's Division of Gaming Enforcement released a list of the sites which are currently able to participate in the state's online gaming "soft play" period. The soft launch of ...Full Story
Gus Hansen Smiling Online Poker - Posted 2013-11-10 15:16:00
Gus Hansen Down Over $13.7 Million Lifetime on Full Tilt Poker


Gus Hansen is a man with a seemingly bottomless bankroll.

According to HighStakesDB.com (link below), Gus Hansen has dropped an estimated $13,756,531 on Full Tilt Poker since 2007. Thi...Full Story
The King Top 5 List Online Poker - Posted 2013-10-27 16:25:00
Daniel Negreanu Surges To #3 on All-Time Money List


Thanks to a very strong run over the past six months or so, Daniel Negreanu has been able to vault the likes of Phil Ivey, Phil Hellmuth, Jr. and Erik Seidel to grab the number three spot on the all-t...Full Story



Greg Raymer in a good mood Online Poker - Posted 2013-10-14 22:26:00
Greg Raymer Off The Hook in Prostitution Bust


According to TMZ.com (link below), solicitation charges against former World Series of Poker main event champion Greg Raymer have reportedly been dropped.

Raymer was arrested, along wi...Full Story
Runner Runner - Movie Poster Online Poker - Posted 2013-10-08 01:25:00
"Runner Runner" Bombs At The North American Box Office


"Runner Runner", the new thriller centered around the offshore gambling world, debuted to less than stellar returns at the box office this past weekend.

Despite the star power (Justin ...Full Story
Tom Dwan - Not the Best Day - Photo Online Poker - Posted 2013-09-24 20:08:00
Tom Dwan: "Had My Biggest Loss Ever"


Tom Dwan has had some pretty epic swings over the course of his career as a poker player.

The Las Vegas cash games. The epic battles against the likes of Viktor "Isildur1" Blom on Full...Full Story
Crockfords Casino - Logo Online Poker - Posted 2013-09-16 16:33:00
Phil Ivey To Crockfords: I Read The Cards, But I Didn't Cheat


The ongoing legal battle between Phil Ivey and Crockfords (Britain's oldest casino) took an interesting twist last week when Ivey admitted to reading cards in order to gain an advantage.

Full Story
Bwin Party Digital Entertainment Logo Online Poker - Posted 2013-09-13 17:45:00
Bwin.Party Up on Google Rumor


A bizarre rumor lifted shares of Bwin.Party by almost 5% on Friday.

According to ThisisMoney.co.uk, which bills itself as "the UK's best financial website", a rumor of a possible Bwin.Party purchase by Google ...Full Story


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