Tag Archives: poker

Borgata Uses New High-tech Poker Chips

The Borgata is using new poker chips at the Spring Open that started Tuesday, continues through Aug. 26 and ends with the major event, the World Poker Tour World Champhip. The new chips that will used beginning this week are obviously in response to the fake chip scandal that affected...
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WSOP Poker Room Opens Feb. 27

As reported exclusively on PhillyGambles on Feb. 16, Caesars Entertainment announced five days later that it was combining two of its poker rooms in Atlantic City to make a WSOP-branded room at the Wild Wild West Casino. The new poker room has a soft opening Feb. 27. Read the first...
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Caesars Ent. Combining Two A.C. Poker Rooms

The poker rumor mill apparently is correct and that means the poker climate could get a little warmer in Atlantic City. Speculation on poker forum 2+2 has been that Caesars Entertainment in A.C. will consolidate its poker operations in a large card room in the Wild Wild West casino located...
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Borgata Event Cancelled, Prize Money Frozen

In a stunning turn, the Borgata has indefinitely halted a $2 million poker tournament and frozen unpaid prize money because “a significant number of counterfeit chips” were introduced into the event, according to news reports. The Associated Press reported that state casino regulators on Saturday, Jan. 18, directed that the...
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Del. Park Deep Stacks Poker Sun.-Mon.

Delaware Park is having a $10,000 guaranteed deep stack no-limit hold’em tournament on Monday with a $120 buy-in. On the previous say, Sunday, there’s also a deep stacks, for a smaller buy-in and fewer chips. In the Monday event, players get 30,000 chips and there are 25-minute levels. The event...
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