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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

Pennsylvania’s Biggest Online Poker Tournament Kicks Off on May 17

On May 17, PokerStars PA will launch the Pennsyl-MANIA online poker tournament, which will be the biggest poker event on record in the Keystone State. Pennsyl-MANIA by PokerStars Happening on Sunday PokerStars PA is bringing out $250,000 in guaranteed prize pools for its upcoming Pennsyl-MANIA tournament. The event will take place on Sunday, May 17, […]

“Stars Call For Action” PokerStars Tournament Kicks Off

PokerStars is hosting a charity tournament on Saturday, May 9, which will be broadcast on 2 pm ET on Twitch, Facebook and YouTube. The event will feature a number of famous personalities who will play their best hands to help support first respondents in the COVID-19 relief efforts. The total prize pool of the event […]

PokerStars Announces MicroMillions and SCOOP 2020

With online poker soaring globally, and the online poker population doubling in a single month, PokerStars continues to announce new tournaments. The MicroMillions and SCOOP will offer players to sit down and play in some significant events globally. PokerStars also just reported a 27% growth year-over-year in the first quarter, despite the ongoing lockdown. MicroMillions […]

Live Poker Events Cancelled Under Covid-19 Threat, WPT Barcelona & WSOP Still On

March 13 was the scheduled starting day for one big live poker tournament, The Golden Poker Million Marrakech, an event that takes place annually in Casino de Marrakesh in the Es Saadi Resort in Morocco. But not in this year. Golden Poker Million Marrakesh 2 days ago, a statement released by the direction of the […]

Industry News

Online Poker in Pennsylvania Sets an All-Time Revenue Record

Online poker in Pennsylvania soared during lockdown in April with PokerStars PA posting $5,253,304 in revenue over the period. PokerStars PA Notches Record Poker Revenue in April While poker won’t return soon to physical card rooms in Pennsylvania, the online poker market has been booming. With PokerStars PA generating $5,253,304 in April, based on Pennsylvania […]

WSOP PA Launching as soon as 888poker Finalizes Platform

The World Series of Poker or WSOP.com is close to all systems go for the Pennsylvanian market. One of the largest and most significant poker networks in the United States is on the cusp of launching in the regulated online poker market in the Keystone State with WSOP PA. With Pennsylvania players able to participate […]

Mike Postle Case Defendants Try to Play Down Plaintiffs’ Complaint

With the number of plaintiffs increasing and his reputation in disarray, Mike Postle may soon fight for his honor on his own after the Stones Gambling Hall presented a defense that distances itself from whether he cheated in the first place, but rather emphasizing on the fact that the casino had no obligation towards the […]

Penn Sells Tropicana, Furloughs 26,000 People Nationwide

Penn National Gaming has undertaken several measures amid the COVID-19 outbreak, including furloughing 26,000 employees nationwide and hoping to see an uptick in poker and online gambling in Pennsylvania. Penn National Gaming Sells Tropicana Las Vegas Casino Poker in Pennsylvania will be one of the segments that will hopefully pick up after the nation-wide closer […]

Legislation News

Pennsylvania Gaming Board Names Casino Players Who Have Been Involuntarily Excluded

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has published its list of players who have been publicly excluded from casinos. The list was started in 2010, and now has the names of 809 players from across the state who have excluded from gambling venues across the state for casino-related offenses. “The list consists of career or professional […]

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 […]