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US players can compete, but for now, only for play money.
Increasing online poker player pools in New Jersey is a “goal” for 2015 according to the DGE.
Online poker operators supply the birthday gifts in the form of special promotions for New Jersey online poker players.
Declining revenues, political unrest and a lack of progress in sharing player pools with other jurisdictions does not bode well for online poker in New Jersey.
Hopes that the global online poker leader would help revitalize the stagnant New Jersey igaming market in 2014 have faded.
Competition from offshore networks may have affected the early stages of US state regulated markets, but all the major US-facing offshore operators have reportedly withdrawn from those markets.
While excitement builds unabated for PokerStars’ return to the US market, the company will face many of the same issues that plague the industry. What can the online poker giant bring to the table?
Final day runs without a hitch, $50,000 added to the prize pool ensured a big turnout.
The company that was first to open an online poker room in the newly regulated US market also becomes the industry’s first casualty.
Draft schedule includes a match of the biggest weekly tournament in the New Jersey market.