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Poker Player Alex Jacob Crushing on Jeopardy

Poker Player Alex Jacob Crushing on Jeopardy

You may recognize the fro from Alex Jacob’s appearances on televised poker programming from back in the day—specifically from his victory in the 2006 United States Poker Championship when he was just 21 years old.

Reads of the Week

A tribute to Dave 'Devilfish' Ulliott. A look inside a women only charity poker tournament.

Twitch, the Amaya investigation and the “Devilfish.”

Traffic Insight

The encouraging growth Traffic Insight reported last week evaporated entirely, with global cash game traffic falling 3.9% this week, taking the market to its lowest point of 2015.

The seasonal decline resumed with a vengeance this week.

US Insight

The American Gambling Association has initiated a campaign aimed at stopping illegal gambling. The state of Pennsylvania held a hearing on Thursday to debate the merits of passing online gaming legislation in the state.

California, Florida, Nevada, New Jersey and Pennsylvania all make headlines this week.

Marketing Insight

Full Tilt consolidates its cash game products to make the most of limited liquidity. 888poker cuts a sponsorship deal with a new UK TV channel.

Daniel Negreanu is the latest PokerStars Pro to take to Twitch.

NJCOP II Offers $1 Million in Guaranteed Prizes

NJCOP II Offers $1 Million in Guaranteed Prizes

If you enjoy playing poker, you are not going to want to miss NJCOP II and the $1 million in guaranteed prizes that will be given away from April 16 through April 26, and BorgataPoker is the place where you can catch all the action.

The Best of Poker's April Fools

The Best of Poker's April Fools

Ok, we admit that some April Fools stories can be pretty lame. I mean, c’mon, we aren’t doing one. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t recognize the efforts of those that are applying their creative muscle, and while the number of April Fools stories in poker have diminished over the years, there are still a couple out there (literally 2 that we found).

Poker Industry and Players Celebrate at The European Poker Awards

Poker Industry and Players Celebrate at The European Poker Awards

Similar to the celebration that took place in Beverly Hills earlier this month at the American Poker Awards, the Euros took their turn to recognize the players and industry insiders that have helped grow the game over the last year at the European Poker Awards.