Tag Archives: Lee Jones
- High Stakes Poker Player Has Account Frozen After Suggesting a High Ranking PokerStars Employee Should Get a ‘Swift Kick in The Nuts’.
January 20, 2016
PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker room, has frozen the account of high stakes cash game player Jason Mo, after Mo made a threat of violence against PokerStars employee Lee Jones on Twitter. When you create a Twitter account called @cuntycakes123 one doubts you care about other people’s opinions. That’s the...
- PokerStars Servers Crash and Bighusla Shows That Spin & Go’s Can Be Beaten
March 4, 2015
PokerStars upset a few of their customers when an unexpected two hour outage froze screens across the world, and a player by the name of Bighusla has shown that Spin & Go’s can be beaten. As I pulled sleep from my eyes my phone was bouncing by the side of...
- Amaya CEO David Baazov ‘Very Pleased’ With the Performance of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker in 2014
October 17, 2014
Amaya Gaming Group Inc. filed its Business Acquisition report related to its $4.9bn acquisition of the Oldford Group, and in doing so gave the world a glimpse into the financial performance of both PokerStars and Full Tilt. “We’re very pleased with the performance of PokerStars and Full Tilt in 2014.”...
- Winstar $1m Guaranteed First Prize Upsets the Pros
September 3, 2014
Winstar World Casino have slapped a $1 million guaranteed first prize on their 2014 River Poker Series Main Event and a section of the professional player pool are not too happy about it. “Congratulations @WinStarWorld on the worst payout structure ever made! Way to help the poker economy! #Winnertakeall” That...
- Innovative Business Ideas: PokerStars and the Double Bubble
August 27, 2014
PokerStars reveal their intention to launch a new tournament structure, at the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, called Double Bubble, and we get the players opinion on the innovative idea. Would you like to partake in a poker tournament that pays out 50% of the field? I’m not joking. This is...
- PokerStars to Full Tilt Poker’s former affiliates: no soup (or money) for you
October 16, 2012
Things certainly must be hectic down at PokerStars’ Isle of Man headquarters. The company is preparing to launch its new software client (lucky number seven) and chief among its aims is – in the words of Lee Jones, PokerStars head of Home Games – ending its reputation as “not the...