California will officially try to regulate online poker during 2017. If passed, AB 1677 would allow Indian tribes and B&M cardrooms to offer the games.
Hit and Run: Live Poker Tournaments Hit New Heights; New Jersey Eclipses $75 million in Taxes from Online Gaming
With new festivals and tours from PokerStars, 888poker and Party Poker, the live poker tournament scene looks to have one its best years in recent memory.
Hit and Run: Doug Polk and Alec Torelli Battle it out on Live at the Bike; New York Online Poker Bill Clears Hurdle
Doug Polk and Alec Torelli battled in an epic $24,000 hand on Live at the Bike on Tuesday. Watch this battle of wits play out against two nosebleed players.
Ema Zajmovic wins the WPT Playground Main Event, becoming the first WPT Female Champion in an open event since the Tour's launch in 2002.
Zynga Poker, the world's largest social gaming poker room, saw tremendous growth during 2016 with revenue for the app increasing 44% during 2016.