Online Poker Grinder sippn_criss Bares His Bum For Love

Online Poker Grinder sippn_criss Bares His Bum For Love

Online poker Sit N’ Go grinder Brendon “sippn_criss” Williams, famous for putting in high volumes of SNG’s and crushing souls, has “cracked” the mainstream with racy boudoir-style photos of himself taken by long-time friend and professional photographer Masika Allan of Masika May Photography.

The Zeitgeist

Betting on the Super Bowl has helped set the stage for the showdown next week in the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals between the state of New Jersey, which is seeking to legalize sports betting within its borders, and the major sports leagues that are standing in its way.

Sports betting in the US, PKR and MPN join forces, the DFS soap opera continues and the GPL readies for its draft.

Reads of the Week

The concept of poker players selling pieces is becoming more evident to casual poker fans. Sports betting would likely be legal across most of the US if not for the efforts of the major sports leagues to keep the activity on the wrong side of the law for most Americans.

Selling pieces, navigating the sports betting landscape in the US, and more.

All New PKR to Launch This Month

Niche independent online poker room PKR will relaunch this month with an all new website, the site announced Thursday.

Niche independent online poker room PKR will relaunch this month with an all new website, the site announced Thursday.

Marketing Insight

Partpoker has given its traditional Pokerfest series a makeover. Winamax and PokerStars France have adopted a very similar promotional approach to the coming Sunday’s tournaments.

Partypoker’s Powerfest, sponsored pros, discounted buy-ins and more.

US Insight

Online poker bill in New York advances. California passes DFS act, angering online poker proponents.

California, Florida, Hawaii, Indiana, Nevada, New Jersey and more.

Can You Name That Pro?

Can You Name That Pro?

On this week’s episode of the Weekly Burn & Turn, Robbie and Shimi jump into the show “totally unprepared.” As you might expect, hilarity ensues as the guys discuss such topics as shot clocks in poker, poker trends that didn’t catch on and ways to make your home game more fun.

Qualify Online For The Borgata Winter Poker Open

Qualify Online For The Borgata Winter Poker Open

The Borgata Winter Poker Open kicks off today and runs through February 5, but there is still time to qualify online! BorgataPoker.com offers daily online satellites so you can win your way into the biggest events.

WATCH: PokerUpdate.com's The Weekly Burn & Turn

WATCH: PokerUpdate.com's The Weekly Burn & Turn

The folks over at PokerUpdate.com’s The Weekly Burn & Turn are at it again. This week they discuss how Bank of America closed Daniel Negreanu’s bank account, ways to improve you poker face and Shira seeks her revenge on Shimi The Fish in another edition of Name That Pro.

WATCH: The Weekly Burn & Turn

WATCH: The Weekly Burn & Turn

Our friends over at PokerUpdate.com have just released their latest version of The Weekly Burn & Turn where they highlight some of the great poker coverage they have on their site with a bit of comedy.