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Torrance’s Steve Jun beat a field of 524 entries to win the 2018 Card Player Poker Tour Bicycle Hotel & Casino $500,000 guaranteed $1,100 main event.

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Thunder Valley Casino Resort operators have struck a deal with MGM and GVC to run online poker, online casino games, and retail and mobile sports betting.

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A Brief November 2018 Voter Guide For California Online Poker

October 22nd, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

November’s midterm elections could mean a step forward for online poker legislation with California’s top online poker advocates favorites for reelection.

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Pechanga Named Best Casino Resort And California Poker Room

October 12th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Pechanga Resort & Casino took Best Casino Resort and Best Poker honors in the Southern California Gaming Guide Reader’s Choice 2018 Best Casino awards.

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PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour Wraps Up California Leg

October 6th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Online poker players in New Jersey had the chance play the PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour last weekend but not before the tour finished up a three-stop California swing. The PokerStars Moneymaker PSPC Tour is built around a plan to commemorate the 15th Anniversary of Chris Moneymaker’s boom-sparking 2003 World Series of Poker Main Event win. […]

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Santa Rosa’s Brett Murray took down the Main Event during last week’s World Series of Poker Circuit stop at Thunder Valley Casino Resort outside Sacramento.

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The Legislative Analyst’s Office says Californians for Sports Betting is proposing several gambling expansion initiatives alongside legal sports betting.

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California’s Thomas ‘tdubz224’ Walters took down a special edition of the Global Poker Sunday Scrimmage with double the guaranteed prize pool.

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Is There Hope For California Online Poker Before 2021?

September 9th, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

Can online poker ride the coattails of sports betting legislation to become legal in California next year, or is 2021 the earliest it can happen?

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WPT500 Los Angeles At The Bike Draws Over 2,500

September 1st, 2018 by Marty Derbyshire

The World Poker Tour’s latest WPT500 Los Angeles tournament at The Bicycle Hotel & Casino in Bell Gardens drew 2,509 players over 16 starting flights.

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