PokerStars Joins List Of Online Gambling Sites Messing Up Exclusions

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A twitter user has alleged that PokerStars sent them advertisements while they were self-excluded. If everything went as reported, PokerStars is likely in violation of the laws in Ontario, regulated by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. The AGCO and PokerStars both responded to the user, and further developments could be in the works. … Read more

Michigan Expands Poker Players, Joins With DE, NJ, NV

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Michigan poker players will be able to play with those in several other states. The Michigan Gaming Control Board announced that it will enter a compact involving Delaware, New Jersey and Nevada. There will be WSOP events in Michigan starting in June. DETROIT – The Michigan Gaming Control Board announced plans to allow poker players … Read more

Online Gambling Revenue Goes Up Across NJ, PA, and DE

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New Jersey made $118 million in online gambling revenue in November, and $127 million in October. Delaware made $996,639 in online gambling revenue, up 7.2% from the previous month. Pennsylvania’s November online poker revenue was down $0.1 million from October. TRENTON, N.J. – As gambling becomes more popular in states like New Jersey, Delaware and … Read more

MGM Springfield’s Poker Monopoly Creates Record Nov. Revenue

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MGM Springfield reported record revenue numbers in November as a result of being the only gambling establishment in Massachusetts offering poker to players. The largest casino in Massachusetts, Encore Boston Harbor, plans to bring the popular table game back to their casino by Feb. 1, 2022 after seeing revenues decline in November. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – … Read more

Delaware October Online Gaming Revenue Increased Almost 45%

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Delaware iGaming grew nearly 45% YoY in October. The video lottery accounted for $711,995 worth of October revenue DOVER, Del. – Delaware’s October online gaming revenue grew nearly 45% from the previous year. Online gaming revenue in October 2021 demonstrated exponential growth from the 2020 October online gambling revenue, as the total nearly broke the … Read more

Phil Hellmuth Wins Record 16th WSOP Gold Bracelet

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Phil Hellmuth has captured his 16th WSOP gold bracelet. The win came in a deuce-to-seven event, which is his first bracelet of that type. 13 of Hellmuth’s 16 bracelets have come in Hold ‘Em variants. LAS VEGAS – Phil Hellmuth has done it again. For the sixteenth time in his illustrious career, Hellmuth has captured … Read more

Indigo Sky Casino Allies With International Gaming Technology

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Oklahoma’s Indigo Sky Casino has partnered with International Gaming Technology (IGT) to bring its cashless gaming momentum to the casino. IGT will combine its IGTPlay solution with Resort Wallet technology to create a seamless one-step process to access funds. WYANDOTTE, Okla. – Oklahoma resort Indigo Sky Casino will be seeing a new streamlined way for … Read more

Alexandru Papazian Wins His Second Gold Poker Bracelet At WSOP

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Alexandru Papazian won his second gold bracelet in the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Tal Noach secured the second-place spot, making him the runner-up of the tournament. Papazian won $241,128 for the event. LAS VEGAS – Romanian poker player Alexandru Papazian just solidified his name in poker history for a second time. Papazian’s Victory While … Read more

Why Poker Isn’t Returning To Massachusetts Casinos

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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission lifted poker restrictions in May. Poker rooms in major casinos have not reopened, however. The Gaming Commission will check in on this problem in the coming months, but has taken no action yet. BOSTON – During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission allowed local casinos to replace poker areas in … Read more

GGPoker Overtakes PokerStars For Cash Game Crown

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PokerStars has dominated the cash game market for 15 years. GGPoker recently passed PokerStars for number of concurrent cash game players. GGPoker’s growth was accelerated by the pandemic and a partnership with the WSOP. LAS VEGAS – PokerStars, long an institution in the world of online poker, has finally been overtaken as the leading provider … Read more