Listen to and read the full transcript of the latest episode of the pokerfuse podcast. Listen to podcast on spreaker In our second special edition on the pokerfuse podcast, your hosts Mike Gentile and Nick Jones sit down with Tom Waters, Head of Poker at partypoker, and Rob Yong, partypoker partner, to. 1 day ago According to the latest cash game traffic figures, seen exclusively by pokerfuse, PokerStars.MI is right now the largest regulated real money online poker network in the US—larger than the combined WSOP/888 network, bigger even than its Pennsylvania counterpart, PokerStars PA. PokerStars launched its online poker room in Michigan ten days.
After almost two decades of representing PokerStars, Chris Moneymaker, has announced it is parting ways with the online poker operator.
2020 has been a year. Sad news. Thanks for everything @PokerStars https://t.co/tT1rZ12QGr— Chris Moneymaker (@CMONEYMAKER) December 31, 2020
Moneymaker is world famous for his 2003, rags to riches win of the World Series of Poker Main EventBig 5 safari list. , which resulted in the online poker boom of the early naughties.
PokerStars had created this farewell video, speaking to prominent members of the poker community to wish Moneymaker all the best.
After 17 years as a PokerStars Ambassador, today we say farewell to @CMONEYMAKER.
Thank you for everything you’ve… https://t.co/56Dn7pu7FF— PokerStars (@PokerStars) December 31, 2020
PokerStars has been working on a major new product feature, Tips from the Moneymaker, so the timing of Moneymakers exit is a bit peculiar—it remains to be seen if PokerStars will can the Tips with Moneymaker idea now.
At the same time Moneymaker announced he was leaving the company, French live player Kalidou Sow, Russian online pro Mikhail “innerpsy” Shalamov and a trio of streamers under the name OP Poker also ended their partnerships with the operator.