Archive for Poker News

New Episode of “The Micros” – Episode 3 Goes Live


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The latest episode of The Micros (youtube channel | facebook page) dropped late Friday night/Saturday morning and was well worth the wait. If you haven’t hard of The Micros yet, it’s an animated web comedy that follows the journey of a break even microstakes grinder and his friends who strike it rich with a mega […]

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TPT Live News Rail 2/10/2011


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Here are a few of the news pieces we hope to cover during tonight’s TPT Live show starting at 9:30PM ET: A.M. SCRAMBLE: The Beat Does Not Go On, November Nine Reunion, Twitter Wants Peace The Nightly Turbo: NBC National Heads-Up Championship, the Story Behind Ashton Griffin’s Million Dollar Prop Bet, and More WSOP Europe […]

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TPT News Rail – January 27, 2011


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Better late than pregnant, I mean, never. Here are some news pieces we will be covering tonight on TPT Live. The Micros Facebook Fan Page and YouTube – TheMicrosPoker’s Channel BLUFF Reader’s Choice Awards: And The Winners Are … Bluff Magazine Will Jeffrey Pollack’s Federated Poker League Work? Wicked Chops Poker Russ Hamilton Heckled in […]

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TPT News Rail – January 20, 2011


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Here’s the news we will be discussing on TPT Live tonight at 9PM ET. Here we go: Annie Duke and Jeffrey Pollack Launch New Professional Poker League Article by Kevin Mathers, Bluff Magazine Duke and Pollack are starting a poker league that will consist of players that have to earn their way in through live […]

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TPT News Rail – January 13, 2011


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Here’s a new segment we are introducing to the site and the live show each Thursday. We will link dump news articles from the past week and discuss them on TPT Live during the Twitter Poker Tour points events. Without further ado, here we go: PCA: Katchalov Bests Negreanu to Claim Super High Roller Win […]

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Full Tilt Poker offering DeepStacks360 Satellites to @Grinder44’s class


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You know that guy “The Grinder”?  That Mizrachi guy who won the $50k Players Championship at the World Series of Poker this summer?  That guy who made 4 final tables at this year’s WSOP?  That guy who has about $10 Million in career live poker tournament winnings?  Oh, and that guy who is going to […]

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Rush Poker Mobile Beta on Android Phones


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Full Tilt Poker is slowly rolling out Rush Poker for mobile devices, primarily for Android 2.2 based phones. This mobile app will allow you to play online poker at Full Tilt’s Rush poker tables and is available for beta to Full Tilt’s Black Card members. If you are in that elite group, we’d love to […]

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WSOP Decides how to award final seat to Tournament of Champions


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Today the World Series of Poker Academy released how they intend to award the 27th and final seat to the 2010 WSOP Tournament of Champions.  All 27 seats have been accounted for, 5 by automatic berth, 20 by fan voting, and 2 by sponsor exemption.  The two sponsor’s exemption seats will both be “earned seats,” […]

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World Series of Poker Day 3 recap


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With 3 events in action on Day 3 of the 2010 World Series of Poker, the attention was evenly divided among the Amazon and the Pavillion rooms at the Rio.  The most attention was given to event #2, the $50k players Championship, which completed another 6 levels of play, and narrowed the field to just […]

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WSOP Day 2 – The First Champion is Crowned


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Completing event number 1 at a little after 4:30 AM, California Casino worker Hoai Pham from Vietnam took the championship, besting the 712 player field, and Arthur Lea heads up to claim the very first bracelet of the 2010 World Series of Poker.  Event #1 was a $500 buy in Casino Employees event, and drew  […]

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