New Jersey online players can compete from home in special WSOP events

June 6, 2018

Online players in Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey can compete in World Series of Poker online events without leaving their homes this year, thanks to the now established player pooling arrangements between the three states. In its 49th edition, the World Series of Poker boasts four online bracelet events, scheduled for June 3, 22, 29, […]

New Jersey on the eve of joining multi-state online poker player pool

April 30, 2018

Speaking to local media on the eve of New Jersey joining the multi-state online poker player pool Tuesday, David Rebuck, director of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement, said that the Caesar’s brand, operators of the tri-state poker pool, has laboratory-tested all aspects of the technology and proved that it is effective. New Jersey […]

New Jersey joins Nevada and Delaware shared poker player pool on May 1

April 25, 2018

The Delaware and Nevada shared player pool project is set to receive a significant boost on May 1 when the populous state of New Jersey joins, bringing to fruition a Multi-State Internet Gaming Agreement signed last fall. Delaware Lottery Director Vernon Kirk told local media outlets Tuesday that bringing New Jersey on board will contribute […]

New Jersey online casino offering live dealer poker

January 9, 2018

New Jersey licensed online casino operator Golden Nugget has expanded its live dealer business relationship with provider Ezugi through the introduction of a new live dealer poker facility. The extension complements live dealer action at Golden Nugget that already includes Blackjack, American Roulette and Dragon Bonus Baccarat table games….all available through desktop and mobile devices. […]

New Jersey joins Delaware and Nevada poker player sharing pact

October 14, 2017

Big news from the United States Friday is that New Jersey has joined the Delaware and Nevada online player sharing pact originally signed by the latter two states in 2014 (see previous reports). Players in all three states will now be able to compete against each other as part of the Multi-State Internet Gaming Agreement […]

Will Nevada and New Jersey share online poker player pools?

August 1, 2017

Interesting comments made in a June podcast interview by New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement Director David Rebuck surfaced this week and make for interesting reading. In a wide-ranging interview with Roger Gros, Rebuck revealed: * Whilst the discussions on a player sharing compact with the United Kingdom have been abandoned (see previous InfoPowa report) […]

Pokerstars investing $1.2 mill in New Jersey poker tournament

October 4, 2016

Pokerstars is to launch what it claims is the biggest New Jersey online poker tournament yet on October 15, investing $1.2 million in prize pools in a variety of events over the following 17 days. The 43-competition schedule includes a $500 buy-in Main Event, a $500 buy-in PLO High Roller event, and a $1,000 buy-in […]

Pokerstars festival will boost New Jersey online poker

August 26, 2016

Pokerstars has big plans for its New Jersey operations this October, announcing that it will host the inaugural PokerStars Festival at Resorts Casino Hotel from October 29 to November 6. The festival will comprise more than 50 tournaments with buy-ins ranging from $100 to $5,000. Announcing the move in a statement Thursday, Pokerstars communications chief […]

Pokerstars and partner Resorts Casino Hotel up the New Jersey poker ante

April 30, 2016

Pokerstars New Jersey has wasted no time in deploying its global “onlive” experience to the local market in partnership with its land-based teammate Resorts Casino Hotel and Twitch ace Jason Somerville. The duo has announced the first Run It Up Resorts Rumble on May 14, an event that combines in-person social poker action with online […]

New Jersey success eases slightly for PokerstarsNJ

April 15, 2016

Three weeks on from its March 21 launch in the New Jersey intrastate online gambling market, PokerstarsNJ remains largely in charge on 40 percent of poker cash game traffic, although it has slipped 3 percent from the last assessment at the end of March. Figures published by the independent online poker monitor Pokerscout show that […]