Devils-Sixers Boss Says Poker Deal Breaks No TaboosScott O'Neil doesn't believe his teams will be cast in a bad light by agreeing to a multiyear deal with one of the world's leading online poker companies. But there were immediate questions about the relationship.
Feds: Russian Mob Ran Celebrity Poker GamesMembers of Russian organized crime ran high-stakes poker games attended by professional athletes, Hollywood celebrities and Wall Street titans, federal authorities in New York said.
Atlantic City Gambler $1M Richer After Poker BetThe woman, whose name was not disclosed, won the amount early Sunday as part of the "Three Card Poker 6 Card" bonus jackpot while playing at Harrah's Resort Atlantic City.
Keidel: Don't Concern Yourself With A-Rod's Gambling Habits Lord knows there are a thousand reasons to dislike Alex Rodriguez, but gambling isn’t one of them. What gets to me is A-Rod’s half-hearted mea culpa over steroids.
Report: Amid Poker Probe, Yankees' A-Rod Spotted In High-Stakes Casino RoomA-Rod, under MLB's microscope for his alleged involvement in underground poker games, was spotted gambling last week at a high-stakes casino gaming room in the Poconos, reports the New York Post.
Keidel: A-Rod’s Poker FaceAlex Rodriguez is not Pablo Escobar because he plays a little poker on the side. No doubt I feast on malfeasance for a living, but a man playing a game that’s illegal only because it didn’t occur in a casino is hardly a crime wave.
A-Rod To Cooperate With MLB's Investigation Into Illegal Poker GamesRichard Rubenstein, A-Rod's publicist, said in a statement Thursday morning that a Star Magazine report, which claims several people saw A-Rod playing in games hosted at Hollywood hotels and residences, contains "numerous factual inaccuracies."
Spokesman: A-Rod Never Played In Illegal Poker Game
NYPD Detective, Two Firefighters Arrested In Staten Island Gambling Ring BustThe suspects were taken into custody Thursday morning. They're accused of running illegal card games on Staten Island.
52 Pickup: Mets' Collins To Crack Down On Card Playing52-Card Pickup just took on a new meaning in the Mets' clubhouse. New manager Terry Collins unveiled his rules to the team on Monday, and according to the NY Post, a crackdown on pre-game card playing is in order.