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With the Supreme Court paving the way for all 50 states to legalize sports betting, whether the issues of legal and regulated online poker and sports betting can now be married in California has become a legitimate question.

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California-based poker player Gordon Vayo is suing the world’s largest online poker site, claiming PokerStars refused to pay him almost $700,000 he won in last year’s Spring Championship of Online Poker.

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Global Poker is an oasis for California online poker players, presenting an option with sizable prize pools. Events like its recent Rattlesnake Open continue to impress.

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The new Harrah’s Northern California Casino is now under construction on Native land near Sacramento where the California Gold Rush occurred in the 1800s.

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The poker room at Southern California’s Pala Casino Spa & Resort should be filled with action in May. It offers players a chance to win their way into the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event. The room hosts another $10,000 Guaranteed Vegas Seat tournament from May 16 to 20. Like similar events held earlier […]

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The completely random Massive Cash Jackpot at Table Mountain Casino has already been hit twice in March for over $180,000 total.

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California poker pro David “The Dragon” Pham won the World Series of Poker Circuit Bicycle Hotel and Casino $1,650 Main Event in his backyard of Bell Gardens last week.

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World Poker Tour Crowns Two New Champs In California

March 19th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

The World Poker crowned two new WPT champions in California at the LA Poker Classic and WPT Rolling Thunder Main Event this month.

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Poker Night In America plans to produce a new celebrity version of its popular cash game poker TV series. The show will be filmed on location from the renovated Gardens Casino cardroom in Hawaiian Gardens.

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Pala Poker Room Offers WSOP Seats Through Vegas Seat Series

February 26th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Pala Casino Spa & Resort is running a Vegas Seat tournament series this March giving players the chance to win seats in various World Series of Poker events.

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