The historic Elks Tower is a few steps away from being the first card room in downtown Sacramento, but other casinos are fighting hard to stop them.
The only change on the online poker front is a shuffling of tribal and card room coalitions. Online poker, meanwhile, is going nowhere fast.
Federal agents shut down the Bike in California for almost 20 hours. Local reports suggest players have used the casino to launder money.
The crowded poker tournament calendar in California moves from Commerce Casino to the Bicycle Casino for the upcoming World Series of Poker Circuit series.
The LA Poker Classic saw Phil Hellmuth and Mike Matusow battle heads-up in a prelim. Next is WPT LAPC Main Event and a dinner honoring Linda Johnson.
All-In Media conducted a survey on the potential popularity of iGaming in California. It showed plenty of support but still has questions.
The tribal casinos in California have recently been accusing the California card rooms of offering house banked games, which is against the law.