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BIG MONEY TO MARK NINTH ANNIVERSARY OF SUNDAY MILLION POKER
2015-02-18

Online poker provider Pokerstars is pushing the boat out to mark the ninth anniversary of its popular Sunday Millions weekly poker tournament series, putting up $9 million in prize money.

The anniversary event takes place on March 8 with the usual buy-in of $215, but a vastly augmented prize pool, and satellites have already commenced.

The landmark event is expected to draw large numbers of online poker fans to the website; back in 2011 when the fifth anniversary was celebrated, 59,128 players entered, generating a prize pool of almost $12 million, with the winner taking home $670,000...and a Lamborghini Gallardo.




CARBON POKER BUFFS UP SIT & GO LINEUP
2013-05-28

Carbon Poker has beefed up NFL Odds its Sit & Go (SNG) offering with a variety of changes that include a simplified lobby, rake changes, uniform starting chip stacks, different buy-ins along with 18- and 45-player SNG's.

The poker room said changes to SNG's were based on player requests and now include Turbo-format 18 and 45-player multi-table sit and gos which have been added to the daily schedule while the 5-minute breaks have been removed.

Players can now use tournament coupons and VIP points to enter SNG's, previously only possible on MTT's. A less cluttered lobby was achieved by removing rarely-played SNG Formats and reducing the amount of heads-up SNG's.

The company said the changes will provide players with an improved and better overall experience.



FORMER ONLINE POKER OPERATOR IN PUBLIC SPAT OVER MONEY
2013-05-07

The number of celebrities who have seen Twitter posts made in anger backfire should be a cautionary example for all users of social media communications, yet very public - and permanent - disputes still continue to surface on the site and its emailed content.

The latest very public industry spat was reported this weekend by the information site Poker Eagles, which detailed a squabble over money that erupted on Twitter and involved Dan Fleyshman, the high profile former CEO of Victory Poker which folded its cards after Black Friday; one of its erstwhile poker pros David The Maven Chicotsky and Bluff Magazine founder Eric Morris.

With allegations of substantial sums of money owed, the argument appeared to achieve very little, but encouraged at least one outsider to butt in with opinions and questions.

It could also serve as yet another example of how dangerous it is to throw accusations around in the heat of the moment on a public internet venue viewed by millions every day. It there's a sound case, take it to the courts, not the court of public opinion.



2015 Kentucky Derby Odds
2015-04-15

Kentucky Derby week is one of the most thrilling times of the year. This race is known as "The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports" for its approximate time length.



Check 2015 KY Derby Schedule May 1 and 24 at Sportsbook.com



Odds to Win 2015 Kentucky Derby


March Madness Bracket
2015-02-15

$100K MARCH MADNESS BRACKET CONTEST

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Here’s a breakdown of the prizes:
1st Place $75,000
2nd Place $12,500
3rd Place $7,500
4th Place $3,500
5th Place $1,500
6th to 1,005th $5 Free Bet


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