Negreanu Among Winners at American Poker Awards

02.28.2015 · Posted in Poker news

PokerStars pro Daniel Negreanu was among the winners at the first-ever American Poker Awards, held in Beverly Hills, Calif., last night. The awards — which were hosted by the Global Poker Index — were a rousing success and featured a packed house with a lot of the world’s top pros and industry executives in ...

Phil Ivey’s February Full Tilt Downswing Reaches $1 Million

02.27.2015 · Posted in Poker news

Phil Ivey ’s losses at Full Tilt this month have topped $1 million, extending his poor run at high-stakes online poker. Ivey — who plays under the screenname “Polarizing” at Full Tilt — has lost more than $1.1 million in February, according to the cash-game tracking site highstakesdb.com. That’s nearly twice the amount lost ...

“Poker Automatics” Scam is a Comedy Goldmine

02.27.2015 · Posted in Poker news

The poker world is and has always been a magnet for fraudsters, cheats and confidence artists of all stripes, so it’s hardly news when a new scam crops up. The latest, however, is such a deep, rich vein of comedy gold that it can’t be passed up. I won’t link to it, because it ...