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SCOOP Updates: Events 12-21, Shaun Deeb Dominates Weekend Action

Although Viktor Blom had what many thought was an unbeatable start to PokerStars’ Spring Championship Of Online Poker, Shaun Deeb decided to prove otherwise. Not only did Deeb win his 2nd SCOOP title of the series, but he also final tabled three other events and is fifth... Read more

Buddhist Monks Caught Playing Poker

Several high ranking Buddhist Monks in South Korea have been caught on tape playing a marathon 13 hour high stakes poker game, complete with drinking and smoking, at a luxury hotel. Over $875,000 changed hands during the course of their gambling spree, which is illegal throughout the... Read more

SCOOP Updates: Events 8-13

Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom continues to show impressive results by going deep once again with a fifth place finish in PokerStars Spring Championship Of Online Poker Event 12-H, adding another $18k to his current SCOOP winnings, now totalling over $400k. DeeKay8686, cyberkanguru, Ruxandescu and Isildur1 lead Low, Medium, High... Read more

WSOP ESPN TV Schedule

We are just weeks away from the biggest annual tournament series on the planet and if the early prospects remain true, it’s going to be yet another record breaking year. The most anticipated addition to this year’s lineup is the introduction of The Big One for One... Read more

More SCOOP Results: Events 6-8

PokerStars Spring Championship Of Online Poker continues to be the most popular series going. Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom continues his #1 position on the overall leaderboard with his 2 event wins and likely will for at least a few more days.  Here’s the latest results available for Events... Read more

SCOOP Results After Day 3

After the third day of the PokerStars’ Spring Championship Of Online Poker, Viktor “Ilsildur1” Blom’s name is splashing the headlines after winning both the medium level Event 2 for $247,200 and the medium level Event 3 rebuy for another $160,000. Here are the rest of the results... Read more

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Introducing the Be The Nuts forums!

Today we are launching a forum section of the website for everyone to discuss the gossip of the poker world, poker strategy, our articles and anythig else you want to post about. Feel free to make a thread and get things started by clicking here! With ... Read more

Lock Poker Buys Cake Poker, Rebrands

Last month, Lock Poker got into a disagreement with Merge Gaming Network over an exclusive 33-event tournament series run solely on Lock. in the end, Merge had cancelled the series with no explanation, which apparently did not sit well with Lock Poker. On Monday, they made an announcement that... Read more

Limit Hold’em Challenge: ‘rUaBot’ Crushes Negreanu

Fans of High Stakes Poker will know that Daniel Negreanu sometimes has the habit of drawing the wrong card at the wrong time. 100,000’s of dollars lost in a blink of an eye with only an epic story of running into a very expensive cooler remaining. The... Read more

Negreanu And ‘rUaBot’ To Face Off In Limit Hold’em Challenge

Daniel Negreanu has been on the top of his game lately in the world of No-Limit Hold’em and recently had two big paydays totalling over $1 million. Not only did he nab a 2nd place finish at the €25k EPT High Roller Event for €598,600, but he also... Read more

WPT Jacksonville BestBet Open: Cunix Scores Big Win Despite Injury

Shawn Cunix came into the final table of the WPT Jacksonville Main Event with the chip lead and effectively used that advantage to capture the title worth $400,600, despite having to endure the pain from a broken collarbone . Along with the $375,100 cash prize, Cunix also... Read more

EPT Monte Carlo: Grand Final Claims Prize Pool Record

1,359 players competed for a share of the largest prize pool ever to be seen on European soil. The nine day event with over 37 tournaments finalized on Monday with a grand total of €19 million awarded to the players. Mohsin Charania, who qualified for a seat into... Read more

WSOP Heads Down Under

Fire up the barbie! The World Series of Poker is heading to Australia for the first time ever during the 2013 line-up. All thanks to the newly-formed World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific (WSOP APAC), in partnership with Australia’s Crown Melbourne, who will also host the inaugural event. The... Read more

On The Road To 80 Billion

PokerStars continues it’s On The Road promotion as they are getting closer to 80 billion hands dealt. This is a great time to hone up on your cash game skills! Every million hands starting from 79,700,000,000 to 80,000,000,000, players dealt into those hands will have a chance... Read more

EPT Monte Carlo: From 120 To 26 On Day 3

The competition was fierce for Day 3 of the EPT Monte Carlo Grand Finale Main Event. Although originally they were supposed to play down to 24 players, after 13 hours the tournament directors decided to call it a night. After the dust had settled, Geert-Jan Potijk was the chip... Read more

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SCOOP Events/Daily Big Poker Journal: Preparing For The Game

This week is going to be a great test to my endurance as I’m planning on tackling several low limit SCOOP events on PokerStars so... Read more

Outs And Odds Reference Chart

Here’s a handy two-part chart that you can use to quickly assess the odds that you have to make your hand based on the outs... Read more