Apr 23, 2013 |

Two Men Sentenced for Extorting Joe Sebok, Others with Naked Photos

Two online poker players were sentenced Monday on charges related to hacking and the extortion of poker players, including Joe Sebok. Tyler Schrier and Keith James Hudson were two of the three men responsible for hacking Sebok’s email account in 2010 and then threatening to release naked photos of Sebok and a former girlfriend, noted […]

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Apr 24, 2012 |

HPT: Record Turnout for the Black Hawk, CO Event

Ronlov took down the biggest event in HPT history (Photo courtesy of HPT) The turmoil between the Epic Poker League and the Heartland Poker Tour may be ongoing, but if you look past the drama you’ll see that it isn’t bad to be the HPT these days. One week ago, the tour produced its most […]

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Jun 3, 2011 |

WSOP Mid-Day: Cody v Timoshenko in 25K Heads-Up Final

Brian Lemke returned from dinner break with 250,000 in chips. Day 4 of the World Series of Poker brought another double header of tournament action to the Rio in Las Vegas with a pair of Hold’em events. The $25,000 Heads-Up Championship played down to its final two players and the Omaha Hi-Lo Eight or Better […]

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May 9, 2011 |

UB Poker Lays Off Entire Team of Sponsored Pros

The fallout from Black Friday just keeps getting worse for the Cereus Poker Network. Today the site announced it is letting go its roster of sponsored pros representing both UB and Absolute. A press release from Cereus’ parent company, Blanca Games, revealed that Joe Sebok, Prahlad Friedman, Eric Baldwin, Maria Ho, Brandon Cantu, Tiffany Michelle, […]

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Mar 24, 2011 |

UB.Net Named Presenting Sponsor of Heartland Poker Tour

UB Poker was named Wednesday as presenting sponsor of the Heartland Poker Tour, a nationally-televised tournament series currently in their seventh season. New episodes air the week of March 28th airing from the HPT event held in January at the Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas.  The final table featured poker pro JJ Liu, MMA […]

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Jan 6, 2011 |

EXCLUSIVE: Prahlad Friedman Speaks About Joining UB Poker

It’s official: Prahlad Friedman will be rocking the UB Poker logo now. For a little more than a week now the poker world has been dealing with rumors and speculation that Prahlad Friedman would be signing with online poker site UB.com. The reaction of the poker community has been shock and, in some cases, even […]

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