About the Author

Geoffrey Fisk

Geoff Fisk is a San Diego-based freelance writer, specializing in the poker and gambling industries. He’s written for numerous platforms and has traveled the globe as a live poker tournament reporter. Geoff’s interests include the legal online poker industry in the U.S. and abroad.

WSOP.com Set To Debut In Pennsylvania July 12

July 6, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Pennsylvania poker players can add another site to the list of legal online poker options next Monday. WSOP.com is set to debut in Keystone State on July 12. WSOP PA joins PokerStars PA and the BetMGM Poker/Borgata Poker PA networks as regulated online poker platforms operating in Pennsylvania. PokerStars PA  currently draws the highest traffic […]

WSOP Online 2021: Bracelet Events Kick Off Thursday At WSOP.com

June 30, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

It might seem like an eternity since the World Series of Poker ran in “normal” fashion. While last year saw US players compete for bracelets, and even the Main Event title online, the 2020 version of the WSOP never came close to replicating the true experience of poker’s biggest live tournament festival. Fast forward to […]

World Series Of Poker 2021: Full Schedule Released

June 15, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Caesars Entertainment announced the return of the live World Series of Poker in April, but poker enthusiasts have waited for weeks for details on the full schedule for this year’s series. That wait is finally over, as WSOP.com revealed the full schedule for the 2021 World Series of Poker on Tuesday. The series returns to […]

The Differences Between Live And Online Poker

June 10, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Whether you play online or at the casino, the same poker rules sit at the heart of any format. If you’re familiar with Texas Hold’em, Pot-Limit Omaha, or another poker variant, you’ll know how the game is played in both live or online format. While the rules of poker are essentially the same in both […]

What We Know About The 2021 World Series Of Poker

May 5, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

Poker players around the world can rejoice – the World Series of Poker returns in its traditional live format for the 2021 series. COVID-19 forced the cancellation of the 2020 WSOP, prompting tournament officials to run a series of online events in its place. The 2021 WSOP returns to the Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada this […]

Will Pennsylvania Players Get To Play In The 2021 WSOP Online Series?

April 30, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

The 2021 World Series of Poker presents an unprecedented number of official bracelet events for this year’s series. While the official schedule for the live WSOP isn’t public knowledge yet, players can count on that slate including at least 80 live tournaments emanating from the Rio Las Vegas this fall. WSOP has also announced 66 […]

BetMGM Poker And Borgata Poker Launch In Pennsylvania

April 27, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

The Pennsylvania online poker market welcomed two new legal online poker sites on Tuesday. BetMGM Poker and Borgata Poker are now live in Pennsylvania, joining PokerStars PA as choices for regulated online poker in the state. BetMGM Poker and Borgata Poker will operate as individual online skins, but the player pools at each can compete […]

Guide To Playing The 2021 WSOP Online Bracelet Events

April 23, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

World Series of Poker bracelets represent some of the most coveted prizes in all of poker. While thousands of poker tournaments run around the globe each year, nothing quite conjures the images of poker victory like an official WSOP championship bracelet. WSOP.com makes it possible to win a bracelet without making a physical trip to […]

Which Las Vegas Poker Rooms Are Open in April 2021?

April 13, 2021 | By: Geoffrey Fisk

The COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on live poker rooms across the US throughout 2020. Las Vegas, Nevada stood at the front of the curve in relation to reopening poker venues, allowing live rooms to resume business as early as June 2020. Some Las Vegas poker rooms remain closed, however, with some venues in the city […]