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Candace Collins: Frozen Yogurt Entrepreneur Turned Professional Poker Player

Sriram Krishnan | Posted 05.18.2016 | Sports
Sriram Krishnan

Candace Collins was formerly an entrepreneur who sold her stake in a successful chain of frozen yogurt restaurants to become a poker pro. We spoke to her to discuss her foray into professional poker.

Vegas or Bust: A Family Man Takes on the Pros

Johnny Kampis | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Johnny Kampis

On the precipice of 40, the dream still burns within me. It burns so strongly that my wife, Amy, and I will pack up our 6-year-old son, John Harper, and 2-year-old daughter, Sarah Beth, and drive to that gambling mecca of the Mojave where we will live as locals for nearly two months during the duration of the 2016 WSOP.

Feds Fold Online Gambling Sites Over Fraud

Posted 06.15.2011 | Technology

The owners of three of the largest Internet poker companies operating in the United States were accused on Friday of tricking regulators and banks int...

Jason Mercier: New Young Gun on the Poker Scene

Harmon Leon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Harmon Leon

Jason Mercier, the 23-year-old poker star, talks about his decision to go pro, his gamesmanship, and who his archrival is.

The Faces and Style of the Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT)

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Sports
Harmon Leon

Tournament poker is also about big personalities. At the LAPT, the personalities are even bigger.

The NAPT: High Stakes Poker in the Time of the Recession

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Harmon Leon

Has poker playing now become a viable career option for those currently out of work despite the fact that one is constantly faced with the prospect of losing large sums of money?

European Poker Tour Rocked By Goodfellas-Style Armed Robbery

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Home
Harmon Leon

Like something straight out of a Scorsese movie, six men armed with assault rifles and machetes stormed the European Poker Tour in Berlin and made off with the $1.2 million prize money.

Elinor Burkett "Kanye" Oscar Moment Mashup With Berlin Poker Robbery

Harmon Leon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Harmon Leon

Two of the most astounding video moments this week had to be: Crazy lady Elinor Burkett pulling a Kayne West on director Roger Ross Williams at the A...