Jennifer Newell


7 Tips for Poker Players Making Their First Sports Bet

It’s not strange to see poker players placing sports bets. As a matter of fact, it’s quite common. Land-based casinos even situate poker rooms and sports books next to one another quite often.

If you’re a poker player who has never tried betting on sports before, it pays to keep your wits about you. Here then, are seven tips that poker players should keep in mind prior to placing your first sports bets.

Top 10 Poker Predictions for 2017

With 2017 upon us, the time is ripe to see if we can predict what the poker world has in store for us in the New Year.

With everyone from Phil Ivey to Phil Galfond having the potential to make moves, and online poker mergers, liquidity, and legalization discussions always buzzing, here’s what one poker writer thinks is likely to happen in the coming year.

5 Categories Missing from the 2nd Annual American Poker Awards

The inaugural American Poker Awards ceremony was a resounding success. The categories of awards being given out in this second year have been altered somewhat, but it seems that perhaps a few more ought to have been added in order to recognize more people who contribute to the growth and promotion of poker. This op-ed piece suggests the categories of awards that seem to be missing from this year. There’s also a creative suggestion that perhaps might be adopted for the future.