Update on the Staples/ Perkins Prop Bet

Update on the Staples/ Perkins Prop Bet

Jaime Staples’ recent blog gets us up to date with his recent weigh in— so we can keep tabs on his crazy prop bet with his brother and Bill Perkins that was born out of StreamBoat 2017.

Bellagio Fire Blamed On Faulty Light Fixture

Bellagio Fire Blamed On Faulty Light Fixture

As reported in the The Las Vegas Sun it has been announced that the fire at The Bellagio last week Thursday that caused an estimated $450,000 in damage was all down to a faulty light fixture.

The Wait For Pot Limit Omaha Content Is Over

The Wait For Pot Limit Omaha Content Is Over

Daniel Negreanu, Doug Polk and PLO’s biggest advocate Joey Ingram have all started to produce content on the great game of Pot Limit Omaha, with Negreanu dedicating a whole week on his YouTube channel to the poker variant — it looks like No Limit Hold’em content will just have to take a back seat for now.

All The Best Poker Vlogs In One Place

All The Best Poker Vlogs In One Place

Thanks to former PokerStars Team Online Pro Corey Steel, we can now find all the best poker vlogs all in one place via his new sub-reddit pokervlogs.

A History and Analysis of PokerStars' Social Poker Push

The first hints that PokerStars was planning to take on Zynga Poker with its own play money app emerged five years ago.

PokerStars’ Jackpot Poker now enjoys an unrivaled position in the social gaming space: It exists on practically every platform, on all major distribution channels. Can it be turned into a significant revenue generator for Amaya?

Marketing Insight

New spring online poker series have been announced. PokerStars "All Stars" rake free cash game concept is underway, with over 200 signing up to try out the tables.

WSOP satellites, more spring tournaments, plus the latest promotions in the US and dot-com markets.

Liv Boeree On Why You Shouldn't Trust Your Gut Instinct

Liv Boeree On Why You Shouldn't Trust Your Gut Instinct

PokerStars Team Pro Liv Boeree has teamed up with bigthink.com to tell us why our gut instinct is not as reliable as we would all like to think and why it shouldn’t be trusted, especially when it comes to poker.

Felipe Ramos' Hidden Talents

Felipe Ramos' Hidden Talents

Turns out there is more to PokerStars Team Pro Felipe Ramos than being a formidable player on the felt.

Jaime Staples' Crazy Prop Bet

Jaime Staples' Crazy Prop Bet

Streamboat 2017 is now over and it comes as no surprise that a prop bet has emerged from the ashes as billionaire Bill Perkins is known for his penchant for that kind of bet.

The Best Bits of Rounders Writer Brian Koppelman's AMA

The Best Bits of Rounders Writer Brian Koppelman's AMA

Brian Koppelman the co-creator of hit TV show Billions and the writer of the best poker film of all time Rounders – has recently taken part in a Twitter “Ask Me Anything* (AMA) — unless you ask him a question about making the sequel to Rounders, in which case, he is just going to make up some BS.

Celina Lin Finds Tom Dwan

Celina Lin Finds Tom Dwan

It looks like Celina Lin has found the ever elusive Tom Dwan playing high stakes in Macau.

The Mercier's Flip

The Mercier's Flip

I didn’t know Gender Reveal Nights where even a thing but it turns out they are.

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Phil Hellmuth: "Everyday People Tell Me How Great I Am"

Phil Hellmuth: "Everyday People Tell Me How Great I Am"

Doug Polk catches up with Phil Hellmuth after their recent high stakes Poker Night in America outing to talk on a whole host of topics including his thoughts on Tom Dwan, William Kassouf and what he attributes to his success.

Patrik Antonius & Fedor Holz Become Models

Patrik Antonius & Fedor Holz Become Models

Not content with retirement, Fedor Holz has joined premium clothing company Noetics as a Tournament Ambassador. Poker pro Patrik Antonius also joins as a Cash Game Ambassador which I think basically means, they are just both modelling the over-priced apparel.

Andrew Neeme Makes Debut on The Poker Life Podcast

Andrew Neeme Makes Debut on The Poker Life Podcast

Andrew Neeme is thought to be the next Casey Niestat of the Poker Vlog by his peers, Neeme creates such high quality content that it is said to have inspired the likes of Daniel Negreanu and Jake Cody in the videos and vlogs that they are now both creating.

Rounders Co-Writer Discusses 'Optimal Play'

Rounders Co-Writer Discusses 'Optimal Play'

For those of you who haven’t seen Season 1, Billions is loosely based on the activities of Preet Bharara—who you may remember as being the U.S. Attorney who was instrumental in taking down Full Tilt Poker and others on Black Friday.

Online poker network MPN has changed its policy on saved hand histories, stopping all hand tracking when the player did not participate in the pot and removing…

MPN Clamps Down on Player Tracking

Hand histories won’t be saved when a player folds preflop—reducing the effectiveness of HUDs but impacting personal tracking.

The Rant From Daniel Negreanu Is Back

The Rant From Daniel Negreanu Is Back

The ever opinionated and outspoken Daniel Negreanu has revived his video The Rant where, you guessed it, he gets to rant about certain hot topics or anything that happens to be on his mind to his 59K + YouTube subscribers.

Fedor Holz Launching New Project in April

Fedor Holz Launching New Project in April

Fedor Holz is keeping us all guessing ahead of the launch of his new project that will drop in April. He posted an obscure picture on twitter to whet our appetite — what do you think it’ll be?

Dan Bilzerian Fires Shots At Cate Hall

Dan Bilzerian Fires Shots At Cate Hall

Millionaire bad boy, Dan Bilzerian is the latest poker player to weigh in on the upcoming grudge match between Cate Hall and Mike Dentale — and in true Bilzerian style, he shows off his respectful view of women.

“Molly’s Game” Now In Post-Producition

“Molly’s Game” Now In Post-Producition

The film adaptation of “Molly’s Game,” the memoir that rattled the cage of many A list celebrities (especially those who have a penchant for playing in illegal high stake poker games) has now hit post-production according to the Internet Movie Database (IMDB).