Category: live poker

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy
Categories: crime, live poker Posted on: 3 Aug 2021 58 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 365 words

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy

After confessing to running subscription-based websites that illegally streamed thousands of copyright-protected movies and television series to customers, poker player Talon White was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison. When he was detained in November 2019 and charged with copyright infringement and tax evasion, the Newport, Oregon native identified his...

Man re-sentenced to 20 years in prison over shooting at a poker game
Categories: crime, live poker Posted on: 19 May 2021 59 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 328 words

Man re-sentenced to 20 years in prison over shooting at a poker game

On Monday of this week, a man from New York was sentenced to a minimum of 20 years to life in jail. A retrial was scheduled for Charquan Edwards, who was originally convicted for killing a man at a private poker game in 2015. Edwards was first sentenced to jail...

Archie Karas interview
Categories: gambling history, interviews, live poker, video Posted on: 24 Apr 2021 74 1

Archie Karas interview

Archie Karas, a gambler who started with $50 in 1995 and made it into $40 million in three years, only to lose it all in three weeks. Man with one of the most outstanding streaks in gambling history tells his life story. Article about Karas

Mike Matusow $783,000 debt
Categories: interviews, live poker, online poker, video Posted on: 29 Sep 2021 74 0

Mike Matusow $783,000 debt

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow is one of poker's most controversial figures. Some find his outbursts, antics, and frequent talking at the tables amusing, while others find it incredibly bothersome. But, whether you like him or despise him, Matusow is one-of-a-kind. Mike has established quite a poker career over the years, becoming fairly...

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge
Categories: live poker Posted on: 8 Mar 2021 80 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 345 words

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge

In a live heads-up highstakes duel later this month(March 16th), Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth will face off, and the bookies have DNegs as the clear favorite to beat his old friend. Negreanu is now at 1.61 in PokerShares, which is -164 in the US system and around 2/3 in UK...

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots
Categories: live poker, online poker, video Posted on: 1 Feb 2021 109 0

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots

Everyone has the one hand that stands out, a big pot that either added or just destroyed a lot of cash to your poker bankroll. There's a lot of chips going in the pot sometimes, and you're either going to be on the good end or you're going to be...