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PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

If you’re a player on PokerStars PA, you’re in for a real treat this holiday season. The brand has just launched its Christmas Calendar, which will offer up all sorts of fantastic prizes for real-money players. The promotion will run from now until December 24th, and you don’t have to do anything special to take […]

PartyPoker Offers Huge $1M Bonus In Upcoming MILLIONS

Last year, the end-of-year partypoker MILLIONS offered up some of the biggest prizes ever seen in an online poker tournament. This year, the brand is upping the ante by quite a lot with by giving away millions of dollars’ worth of tickets and offering a special $1 million bonus to the winner. If you manage […]

PokerStars PA Continues to Thrive

It was a long time coming, but online poker is finally live in Pennsylvania – and, it is thriving. PokerStars has been live for nearly a month now in the Keystone State, and has seen tremendous success so far. According to online poker traffic reports, PokerStars PA ranks very highly. For example, its 7 Day […]

Daniel Negreanu Announces Sponsorship Deal with GGPoker

One of the fastest-growing online poker brands is about to get even more popular. GGPoker has recently sign Daniel Negreanu has its newest team member, building up a very talented roster which includes Bryn Kenney and well-known streamers like Michiel Van Elsacker, George Davidson and Nils Boms. His partnership with the online poker brand was […]

Unibet Launches Online Casino and Sportsbook in Pennsylvania

Unibet is the latest online gambling operator to come to Pennsylvania. The site had its soft launch last week and is now ready to become fully available to players across the state. Kindred Group, which owns Unibet, announced its partnership with the Mohegan Sun Pocono in January 2019. However, it wasn’t until September that they […]

New Mount Airy Poker Room Opens with PokerStars

The Mountain Airy Casino has officially opened its new venue for poker and sportsbetting. It has been launched in partnership with PokerStars, and presents players with a brand new place to experience exciting gaming activities. The grand opening of the venue took place on November 9th. The sportsbook features 40 televisions and 8 kiosks for […]

PokerStars PA’s First Week: Important Stats

PokerStars PA launched last week, and received a very enthusiastic welcome from players across the state. Here are some of the most important numbers from this important week in online poker history. The testing period for PokerStars PA lasted for two days. On the first day, 700 players signed up while 1100 joined the second […]

PokerStars PA Gets the Green Light

If you’re an online poker fan in Pennsylvania, you’re now able to use your computer or mobile device to play in exciting poker games and tournaments without ever leaving your house. PokerStars’ two-day soft launch was a big success, and the site is now fully available to players across the state. The soft launch occurred […]

Poker Legend Bobby Baldwin Named as CEO of The Drew

The Drew Las Vegas is just over two years from being complete, and is getting its administrative ducks in a row. Witkoff Group, who is building the luxurious casino resort has just recruited its new CEO for The Drew – poker legend and hall of famer Bobby Baldwin. Baldwin is renowned in the poker world, […]

PokerStars Prepares for Soft Launch in Pennsylvania

Online poker fans in Pennsylvania have been waiting eagerly for news of any operators going live – and, now they can finally rejoice. It has been announced that PokerStars will be conducting a soft launch for its online poker product in Pennsylvania. The testing period for PokerStars’ online poker product in Pennsylvania will start on […]

Events News

Poker Rooms Stumble as Huge Tournaments Take Center Stage

September is often a huge month for the online poker industry and this is largely due to the fact that it features a number of huge or high-profile online poker tournaments. Each of these tournaments not only features massive participation or attendance but also boast of the biggest guarantees. With over $150 million in guarantees […]

FOX Bet Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

Just a few days to the start of the NFL season, The Stars Group’s and FOX Sports’ FOX Bet went live in the Keystone State. Now, sports bettors in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania will be able to place bets online and on mobile. The sports betting platform has been one of the most anticipated […]

College Football Betting Finally Comes to Pennsylvania

The Keystone Stone will be making history on Saturday, August 31, when college football fans will, for the very first time, have the opportunity to bet on their favorite college football teams. Pitt, Penn State, and Temple are the ones whose action will kick of collegiate sports betting, a move that will further propel the […]

PGCB Approves Slot Machine Reduction Proposals by Three Operators

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board’s August hearing was a very busy one and it saw to a number of significant regulatory actions. Members of the gaming control board tackled some very important issues including the renewal of Stadium Casino’s five-year license for its upcoming Philadelphia casino. At the Harrisburg hearing, the PGCB also announced that […]

Industry News

PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

If you’re a player on PokerStars PA, you’re in for a real treat this holiday season. The brand has just launched its Christmas Calendar, which will offer up all sorts of fantastic prizes for real-money players. The promotion will run from now until December 24th, and you don’t have to do anything special to take […]

PartyPoker Offers Huge $1M Bonus In Upcoming MILLIONS

Last year, the end-of-year partypoker MILLIONS offered up some of the biggest prizes ever seen in an online poker tournament. This year, the brand is upping the ante by quite a lot with by giving away millions of dollars’ worth of tickets and offering a special $1 million bonus to the winner. If you manage […]

PokerStars PA Continues to Thrive

It was a long time coming, but online poker is finally live in Pennsylvania – and, it is thriving. PokerStars has been live for nearly a month now in the Keystone State, and has seen tremendous success so far. According to online poker traffic reports, PokerStars PA ranks very highly. For example, its 7 Day […]

Daniel Negreanu Announces Sponsorship Deal with GGPoker

One of the fastest-growing online poker brands is about to get even more popular. GGPoker has recently sign Daniel Negreanu has its newest team member, building up a very talented roster which includes Bryn Kenney and well-known streamers like Michiel Van Elsacker, George Davidson and Nils Boms. His partnership with the online poker brand was […]

Legislation News

PokerStars Prepares for Soft Launch in Pennsylvania

Online poker fans in Pennsylvania have been waiting eagerly for news of any operators going live – and, now they can finally rejoice. It has been announced that PokerStars will be conducting a soft launch for its online poker product in Pennsylvania. The testing period for PokerStars’ online poker product in Pennsylvania will start on […]

Pa. Gets Serious About Restricting Online Play at Casinos

Online sports betting and online casinos have been a reality in the Keystone State for over a month now and it is every bit as exciting as many of the state’s residents expected it to be. The state’s online gambling sector was among the most anticipated ones in the United States and now that it […]

Lawsuit Against SugarHouse Casino Withdrawn

A lawsuit that was filed against SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia has recently been withdrawn. According to the court documents, the attorneys of the two claimants who filed the lawsuit notified the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania that they had decided to voluntarily dismiss the lawsuit, without prejudice. As such, they […]

PokerStars Poker Room May Finally Be Headed to Pennsylvania

On June 12, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board held a hearing that ended with the announcement of a number of positive developments for the state’s gambling industry. Some of the most notable highlights of the eventful hearing included the announcement that SugarHouse Casino would be rebranding as Rivers Philadelphia. Also, the gambling regulator also approved […]