Tag Archives: Bicycle Casino
- California’s Bicycle Casino shut by feds in money laundering probe
April 5, 2017
US federal authorities shut down California’s venerable Bicycle Hotel & Casino on Tuesday but still haven’t explained exactly what precipitated the closure. Early Tuesday morning, the Bike was raided and closed by the Los Angeles High Intensity Financial Crime task force, a smorgasbord of state and federal agencies that includes...
- Poker Central Live at the Bike Set For April Debut Date
March 23, 2016
Poker Central, the world's only 24/7 poker channel, has promised more live content for 2016 starting with Poker Central Live at the Bike scheduled for release in April. Poker Central continues to make up for lost time with the news of more original live content planned for 2016. The first...
- California Online Poker: PokerStars and Partners Issue a Statement of Intent to Push Forward Despite Bills 1366 & 2291 Biting the Dust
August 12, 2014
California online poker bills 1366 & 2291 were both shelved this week, prompting PokerStars and their partners to issue a statement declaring their intention to ‘continue to work towards’ an online poker bill for the Golden State. A coalition consisting of PokerStars, the Morongo Band of Mission Indians and three...
- PokerStars inks platform tech deal with California’s Morongo Band, card clubs
April 24, 2014
The parent company of online poker giant PokerStars has inked a deal to provide its online poker platform to California’s Morongo Band of Mission Indians and the state’s three largest card clubs in a future regulated intrastate online poker market. The deal was announced while California legislators were conducting an...
- Veteran Dan Heimiller Takes Charge at WPT Legends of Poker
September 2, 2013
With EPT10 Barcelona breaking attendance records, you had to worry about the impact it would have on the Season XII World Poker Tour (WPT) Stateside opener at the Bicycle Casino, in Bell Gardens, California; and yet the Legends of Poker event saw a 15% increase in attendance figures. Maybe the...
- EPT heads to Barcelona, WPT stays on Bicycle, Liddell and Northcott engaged
November 19, 2010
The European Poker Tour is once again set to invade Spain. The action kicks off at the Casino de Barcelona on Nov. 21, with the €5k buy-in main event getting underway on the 22nd and continuing until the 27th. Last year’s event saw 478 players sign up, creating a prize...
Michael Mizrachi to Open a Bitcoin Only Poker Site
November 28, 2014