2010 August 13 Poker News, Events and Happenings
Welcome to a Friday the thirteenth edition of the Daily Deal by Poker News Daily. It’s always been my lucky day! Today, Kentucky attorneys call out Party Gaming, EPT Tallinn breaks attendance records, and CryptoLogic’s CEO steps down amid fledgling financial figures. Try saying that three times fast. It’s all coming up… RIGHT AFTER THIS!
Your friggatriskaidekaphobia might be kicking in today, but here at PokerNews HQ, it’s just another day. We’re going to bring you the news so you have something to talk about, and we’re going to take credit for teaching you a new word (see:…
In figures released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board this week, state casinos pulled in revenue, or win, of $763.8 million in June, a drop of 6.65% year over year. It marks the largest drop in revenue compared to the same month the year before since October 2009, when win fell 11.56%. Revenues statewide in Nevada topped $800 million in June 2009.
If you’re anything like me, your autumn Sundays are devoid of nearly everything apart from football and poker. Add chili to that short list come winter, obviously — those three things comprise the Holy Trinity of a man’s weekend. I have my “spot”…
We sat down with Rayan Nathan recently to discuss his WSOP (and not all of it was spent in Las Vegas), November Nine predictions, and petanque (and if you don’t know what that is, Google it).
On its one-year anniversary, the ESPN.com poker news program “Inside Deal” welcomed “The Prince of Poker,” 1998 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event champ Scotty Nguyen. In celebration, a special “Baby-O-Meter” ran in the corner of the screen, counting the number of times Nguyen dropped his trademark word.
In his first video back since his WSOP Bracelet victory, Matros shows us those champion skills in this $26 MTT vid. He replays a deep run, examining the interesting hands, and analyzing proper decisions based on stack sizes.