Gaming Media Articles

March 30, 2015
By Wendeen H. Eolis

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino (“Taj”) poker room drew its biggest crowd in years, for its closing weekend, last month. The nostalgic full house bore witness to the downfall of Atlantic City’s once...

December 10, 2014
Wendeen H. Eolis

BREAKING NEWS: From the Continent to the Isle of Man and across the ocean to North America, word on the street is that the latest round of musical chairs inside Poker Stars has ended with...

August 4, 2014
Wendeen H. Eolis

Now that Amaya Gaming has completed its purchase of PokerStars, Isai Scheinberg and his son Mark, for whom he founded the company, are totally out. Daniel Baazov, Chairman and CEO of...

July 18, 2014
By Wendeen H. Eolis

The bloom was still on the rose of the poker boom when James (Jimmy) Woods strolled into the Commerce Casino, just outside Los Angeles. We met up for coffee and then walked over to a no limit...

June 9, 2014
By Wendeen H. Eolis

Hours before the curtain rose on the 2014 World Series of Poker summer festival, last minute wrangling amongst the WSOP collaborators was at a fever pitch as they settled into their respective...

May 30, 2014
By Wendeen H. Eolis

In the days leading up to the opening of the 2014 World Series of Poker, Ty Stewart, the Grand Pooh Bah of the WSOP, was beaming.  A five day trip took the WSOP Executive Director from Las...

May 19, 2014
By Wendeen H. Eolis

Last week, Stanley Sludikoff, publisher of Poker Player Newspaper, addressed card room personnel in an open letter saying, “For the past 30 years PPN has faithfully served card rooms across the...

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