Tilman Fertitta, owner of Golden Nugget casinos, offered to buy Caesars Entertainment for $13 a share according to reports.
The inaugural WSOP.com Online Circuit event awarded its 13th and final gold ring and was a monumental success with huge fields and large prize pools.
The 2018 WSOP ended with some historic numbers, including the first time it topped the quarter billion dollar mark in prize money in a single WSOP.
This year’s Poker Hall of Fame inductees are John “Johnny World” Hennigan and poker TV producer Mori Eskandani, the man behind all the most popular shows.
The World Series of Poker is stronger than ever thanks to a Main Event field of 7,874 entries/ That makes it tournament the second-largest in poker history.
The 2018 World Series of Poker will now include a number of events featuring a new Big Blind Ante format sure to speed things up. They are testing at various price points to possibly implement more in the future.
A District Court Judge tossed out Czech casino owner Leon Tsoukernik’s $10 million countersuit against ARIA Resort & Casino and Australian poker pro Matthew Kirk.
Both professional hockey and marijuana are about to call Vegas home. While one gets a warm welcome, the other is finding it difficult to deal with casinos.
The story lines are big and the names of the winners even bigger, but underlying the good WSOP news is a potential attendance problem.
The top talent is back for WSOP coverage on PokerGO. Pros like Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth are too. But does that justify the subscription fee?