Black-Ish Star’s Mom Chose Bingo Over Obama

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2020

American actor and television show presenter Anthony Anderson’s mom Doris is such a big Bingo fan that she chose the game over a chance to accompany the star on a visit to the White House and a meet-and-greet with President Barack O...Read More

Barton Facing Vida Smith Manslaughter Charge

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2020

A man described by members of the Poker and Blackjack communities as a regular on the scene and someone who largely preferred to keep to himself, notorious Canadian card-counter Kevin Barton has been charged with 27 firearm offenses as we...Read More

Nanaimo Bar Tops Popular Postage Stamps

Ben Hamill - April 26, 2019

Canada’s Nanaimo Bar isn’t just any old sweet treat. In fact, so popular is the bar that consists of graham crackers, custard, coconut and chocolate, that it’s earned its rightful place in Canadian post-stamp history. Ca...Read More

R.J. Barrett USA Today’s Player Of The Year

Ben Hamill - March 26, 2019

If Canadian basketball champion R.J. Barrett knows how to do anything, then it’s how to score. And scoring in every sense of the word, both on and off the basketball court. 18-year old Barrett has just been named Basketball Player ...Read More

Book Bingo Gets People Reading

Ben Hamill - February 20, 2019

Readers often tend to stick to the genres that they are familiar with. Many readers never deviate from the beaten path, but one library in downtown Duluth has found an exciting way to circumvent this tendency. They call it Book Bingo. Du...Read More

SG Corp Announces Leadership Re-Structure

Ben Hamill - January 03, 2019

It’s been an exciting year for Scientific Games Corp. The company has experienced everything from a jury having decided that the company was liable for major damages in the Shuffle Tech patent case, to the massive acquisition of the...Read More

Canada’s Kruger Wins SFPC 2018 ME Day 1a

Ben Hamill - November 21, 2018

Day 1a of this year’s edition of the Seneca Fall Poker Classic (SFPC) $1,000 Main Event saw a relatively small turnout of just 21 entries. By the end of level 15, just three players remained in the running for the top spot. The pla...Read More

Family Lotto Feud Settled

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2018

A court battle in Nova Scotia between a over a $1.2 million Chase the Ace windfall was finally settled on Monday following a five hour long meeting. Barb Reddick decided to sue Tyrone MacInnis, her nephew, for $611,319 after he claimed ...Read More

The Stars Group to File BAR on September 17

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2018

Canada’s has now revealed that it plans to file on Monday, September 17, its business acquisition report (BAR) on . The BAR was reportedly set to include, among other details, SkyBet’s audited fiscal statements for the financ...Read More

EPT Season Off to a Great Start

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2018

The European Poker Tour (EPT) started 15 years ago in the Spanish capital of Barcelona. Every year since then, the sizzling Spanish destination has been the site of the first event in each new Tour season, as well as being one of the la...Read More

Judge Freezes Lotto Prize as Feud Proceeds

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2018

A judge of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court has now ruled that half of the value of a $1.2 million Chase the Ace lottery prize should be frozen while the case surrounding the win is dealt with by the Canadian justice system. The court order...Read More

Pascal Lefrancois Wins Big at Barcelona

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2018

, this year’s partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona Main Event was still a roaring success. This year, it was pro player Pascal Lefrancois who walked away victorious, winning an unbelievable €1,700,000 and the grand wi...Read More

Poker Players Hit Hard by Spanish Taxman

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2018

Just as local poker players began to trek into Spain’s second-largest city for the , a brand new breaking news headline has hit the web that could make players from certain jurisdictions stop and think twice about attending. Hossei...Read More

Microgaming’s Iconic Soapbox Race is Back

Ben Hamill - August 27, 2018

Entries have now officially opened for the 2018 Microgaming Soapbox Race, which will be held in Douglas, Isle of Man on Saturday, September 1 at 6pm. The action-packed fundraiser has returned, and this year’s event promises to be b...Read More

Bad Behavior Delays California Lottery Conference

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2018

Over the border in the USA, the California Lottery has reportedly opted to postpone a long-planned sales meeting in light of some concerning allegations regarding its upper management. The allegations stem from an anonymous employee&rsquo...Read More

Canadian Teens Ruling Basketball, Football

Ben Hamill - August 02, 2018

There are many exceptional sportsmen and women in Canada, but the younger generation of up-and-coming sports stars is often overlooked. With that said, there are two massively talented Canadian teens that are currently shaping the futur...Read More