Five years before Black Friday shook the poker world, things had already got tough on poker.
In 2006, three years after the ‘Moneymaker Effect’, there were 8,773 entries into the World Series of Poker Main Event. Jamie Gold won what is still a record first prize for the Main Event at
If you were to ask even the most passive of poker fans which year is the most important in the history of the modern game, they might not know the year, but they’ll tell you the name.
HISTORY IN THE MAKING
In 2003, an accountant by the name of Chris Moneymaker played
The second season of Stories from the Felt is now available on PokerGO, including episodes focused on Justin Bonomo, music legend Steve Albini and The Mirage, poker's most popular poker room from the 90s. Highlighted in this piece is the episode about Lon McEachern and Norman Chad, the two most
Last Friday, the season finale of the highly popular Friday Night Poker played out on Stadium's Facebook Watch page. The session was highlighted by a slew of superstars that created some of the most exciting action we've seen during the inaugural season of this highly engaging cash game show.
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Every week Paul Seaton takes a look at a popular movie or TV show and uses a comedic twist to recast these shows with some of your favorite poker players. This week: The Simpsons.
One of the longest-running TV series of all-time, The Simpsons is a global phenomenon. But even the
The WSOP Main Event is a tournament like no other, and last night it showed once again. A record-breaking 4,571 players turned yesterday into the biggest single day in WSOP history, eclipsing last year's Day 1C mark by 309 entries. In this article we'll look at the numbers of past and present
Drew Amato has been covering the World Series of Poker since 2014. This year he's covered the U.S. Poker Open and Super High Roller Bowl for Poker Central. Twice per week, Amato will share his favorite images from the World Series of Poker. Enjoy this recurring piece as, in his