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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Downtown Las Vegas is a must for those seeking a bit of poker history. Forget the glitz of The Strip, downtown Las Vegas offers a […]

    PT @ WSOP: Day 2: Binions – the place that made poker famous

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Downtown Las Vegas is a must for those seeking a bit of poker history. Forget the glitz of The Strip, downtown Las Vegas offers a […]

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  • I took a trip back in time this morning with a trip downtown to check out some of the casinos along Fremont. This is old Vegas – and I still think […]

    PT @ WSOP: Day2: Downtown walkabout; French fury – Elky takes first bracelet

    I took a trip back in time this morning with a trip downtown to check out some of the casinos along Fremont. This is old Vegas – and I still think […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer As if my time could not be better, I had a great chance to meet the authors of a few of some of my favorite […]

    PT @ WSOP: Day 1 – Meeting two legendary poker scribes

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer As if my time could not be better, I had a great chance to meet the authors of a few of some of my favorite […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Yesterday was an amazing day at the World Series of Poker. As my first trip, I was just blown away by the sheer enormity of […]

    PT @ WSOP: Day 1 – Poker Night: Covering tournaments and getting busted

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Yesterday was an amazing day at the World Series of Poker. As my first trip, I was just blown away by the sheer enormity of […]

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  • PokerTraditions TV – PT @ WSOP, Day 1

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  • BY SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer It was a slugfest between two poker heavyweights and John Juanda came out on top, denying Phil Hellmuth his 12th bracelet last week in the […]

    Juanda tops Hellmuth in Herculean matchup

    BY SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer It was a slugfest between two poker heavyweights and John Juanda came out on top, denying Phil Hellmuth his 12th bracelet last week in the […]

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  • As the much-anticipated Federated Sports + Gaming pro poker league gears up for its first event, the company announced today that it has acquired the Heartland Poker Tour. This is […]

    FS+G acquires Heartland Poker Tour

    As the much-anticipated Federated Sports + Gaming pro poker league gears up for its first event, the company announced today that it has acquired the Heartland Poker Tour. This is […]

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  • Online poker may be dead, but live poker is very much alive. Attendance at the World Series of Poker is on the rise and CardPlayer has a great article on this […]

    WSOP attendance through the roof

    Online poker may be dead, but live poker is very much alive. Attendance at the World Series of Poker is on the rise and CardPlayer has a great article on this […]

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  • Phil Ivey’s recent lawsuit against Full Tilt Poker is drawing mixed reviews form the poker community. According to ABC News: Top poker players have criticized and praised Ivey’s suit. “I […]

    Phil Ivey’s lawsuit getting mixed reviews

    Phil Ivey’s recent lawsuit against Full Tilt Poker is drawing mixed reviews form the poker community. According to ABC News: Top poker players have criticized and praised Ivey’s suit. “I […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer For those of you who dream of one day playing at the Word Series of Poker or just checking out the action, PokerTraditions will be […]

    PT @ WSOP: Day 1 – The scene: A poker win, inside the WSOP, and a pirate

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer For those of you who dream of one day playing at the Word Series of Poker or just checking out the action, PokerTraditions will be […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Betting and bluffing had to be a major part of Mark Twain’s life. He sprinkled poker terms and terminology throughout his writing and we continue […]

    PT ORIGINAL: Twain for Poker Hall of Fame – Case #3: Literary tells – poker in his works

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Betting and bluffing had to be a major part of Mark Twain’s life. He sprinkled poker terms and terminology throughout his writing and we continue […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Poker legend Annie Duke is in The Muck this week. Annie is one of the best-known poker players in the country and has made news […]

    THE MUCK Q&A: Annie Duke discusses her life and new pro poker league venture

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor/Senior Writer Poker legend Annie Duke is in The Muck this week. Annie is one of the best-known poker players in the country and has made news […]

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  • By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor and Senior Writer Poker has been attacked on all fronts recently. The game and its players have become easy targets, characterized as scofflaws and degenerate gamblers. […]

    PT ORIGINAL: Poker players are the good guys

    By SEAN CHAFFIN, Editor and Senior Writer Poker has been attacked on all fronts recently. The game and its players have become easy targets, characterized as scofflaws and degenerate gamblers. […]

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  • Great video as he details his support for online poker courtesy of FOX Business.

    PT TV – Caesars CEO discusses his support for online poker

    Great video as he details his support for online poker courtesy of FOX Business.

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  • There may be a light at the end of the tunnel for those having online poker withdrawal. According to The Hill, U.S. Rep. Joe Barton and other Republicans are drafting […]

    Congress considering online poker legalization

    There may be a light at the end of the tunnel for those having online poker withdrawal. According to The Hill, U.S. Rep. Joe Barton and other Republicans are drafting […]

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