Media Mentions


Online Poker Cashout Troubles Nearly Resolved, But Still A Bad Look For Regulated Market
US Bets (Jul 2019)

WSOP Could Host More Online Bracelet Events in 2020 Thanks To NJ Players
USPoker (Jul 2019)

2019 American Gambling Awards™ Winners (Jun 2019) Bracelet Schedule Foreshadows Shakeup on Bracelet Leaderboard
NJ Online Gambling (May 2019)

WSOP’s Online Circuit A Landslide Success
Gaming Post (Mar 2019) Online Circuit Awards 13 Rings and $1.7 Million
PokerNews (Mar 2019)

Over $1.7m and 13 Rings Handed Out At 2019 WSOPC Online
Top10PokerSites (Mar 2019)

Wire Act Window Extended
PokerFuse (Mar 2019)

WSOP Prepares For The Worst, Hopes For The Best With Nine Online Bracelet Events
Online Poker Report (Mar 2019)

WSOP adds nine online bracelet events to the 50th anniversary of WSOP, but eligibility for New Jersey players “has yet to be determined.”
Poker Industry Pro (Feb 2019)

WSOP Ups Number of Online Bracelet Events to Nine
FlushDraw (Feb 2019)

Wire Act Changes Could Impact Numbers For 2019 WSOP Online Bracelet Events
TightPoker (Feb 2019) to Host Nine Bracelet Events in 2019
PokerNews (Feb 2019)

2019 World Series of Poker: Nine Online Bracelet Events Announced
CardPlayer (Feb 2019)

2019 WSOP to Offer Nine Online Poker Bracelet Events
Legal US Poker Sites (Feb 2019)

2019 WSOP Announces Nine Online Bracelet Events
Online Poker America (Feb 2019)

WSOP Doubles Online Bracelet Events For 50th Anniversary
Top 10 Poker Sites (Feb 2019)

Warm Up Those Mice! WSOP Adds Nine Online Bracelet Events To 2019 Slate
USPoker (Feb 2019)

WSOP Finalizes 2019 Schedule with Nine Online Bracelet Events
PocketFives (Feb 2019)

WSOP announces online bracelet events for 2019
Casino City Times (Feb 2019) Online Bracelet Events Announced for 2019 WSOP
WSOP (Feb 2019)

Online Poker Bracelet Events Still to Be Added to the 2019 World Series of Poker Schedule
PokerFuse (Feb 2019)

2018: A Year of Ups and Downs for New Jersey Online Poker
PokerFuse (Jan 2019)


The Top Five US Poker Stories Of 2018
USPoker (Dec 2018)

Looking Back: Top 5 New Jersey Online Poker Moments Of 2018
NJ Gambling Sites (Dec 2018)

Sluggish Online Poker Industry Sees Multiplication By Addition With Pennsylvania
PennBets (Nov 2018)

First Online Circuit Series a Smashing Success for WSOP
PokerNews (Oct 2018)

Huge WSOP Online Circuit Sends Ryan Leng To Casino Championship
Online Poker Report (Oct 2018)

WSOP Circuit Goes Online: 13 Rings, $700K Guaranteed, GCC Seats
PocketFives (Sep 2018)

Nevada Poker Revenues in June Highest in Over a Decade (Aug 2018)

Nevada Nearly Breaks Single Month Poker Revenue Record
CardPlayer (Aug 2018)

Another Monumental Day For Online Poker In The United States
USPoker (Jun 2018)

Delaware Posts Rare Online Poker Revenue Increase in May (Jun 2018)

US Shared Liquidity Boosts Online Poker Revenue in Delaware
PokerFuse (Jun 2018) Online Bracelet Events Bright Spot In U.S. Poker Report
PokerScout (Jun 2018) Gearing Up For Three More Online Bracelet Events In June
US Poker (Jun 2018)

Nevada, NJ Online Poker Players Combined For Record-Setting WSOP Event
OnlinePokerReport (Jun 2018)

WSOP’s 2018 Online Championships By Far the Largest Online Tournament Series Ever Attempted in a US Regulated Market
Poker Industry Pro (Jun 2018)

Pennsylvania Finding It Tough To Kick-Start Online Gaming Industry
Legal Gambling and The Law (May 2018)

Pennsylvania Poker Market Struggling To Start 2018
CardPlayer (May 2018) Backs Expanded Online Bracelet Schedule with Big Guarantees
PokerFuse (May 2018)

888 Launches Tri-State US Poker Network
Gaming Intelligence (May 2018)

Calling the Clock: WSOP Tri-State; MILLIONS North America; EPT Monte Carlo
CalvinAyre (May 2018)

May 1 Marks Monumental, Unforgettable Day For US Online Poker
USPoker (May 2018) launch $1m GTD Coast to Coast online festival; debut WSOP café
CalvinAyre (May 2018)

Interstate WSOP.COM Network Launches as New Jersey, Nevada Share Liquidity
Flush Draw (May 2018)

Nevada, New Jersey Kick Off Poker Player Sharing
Card Player (May 2018) Celebrates Shared Liquidity with the Coast to Coast Classic
PokerNews (May 2018)

WSOP Online Poker Goes Live with Tri-State Network
Legal US Poker Sites (May 2018)

Nevada pokers players can now play online against New Jersey players
Las Vegas Review Journal (May 2018) Announces $1 Million Coast To Coast Classic Starting May 11
USPoker (May 2018) Celebrates Shared Liquidity with the Coast to Coast Classic
PokerNews (May 2018)

WSOP Introduces Tri-State Online Poker Promotions (Apr 2018) Opens Account Pre-Registration for Upcoming Interstate Network
Poker News Daily (Apr 2018)’s $15 million summer begins May 1
World Casino News (Apr 2018) Announces $15 Million Summer, New Rewards Program May 1
PokerNews (Apr 2018)’s $15 million summer is coming
Casino City Times (Apr 2018)

If All Goes Well, NJ Online Poker Players Will Have A Larger Pool To Play In On May 1
NJ Gambling Sites (Apr 2018)

Big Things Are Coming To This Summer
PokerFuse (Apr 2018) Announces New Loyalty Program And Promotions For Interstate Online Poker
USPoker (Apr 2018)

Delaware one of three states in online poker pool debuting May 1
Delmarva (Apr 2018)’s $15 Million Summer Is Coming
WSOP Press Release (Apr 2018)

WSOP website traffic predicted to explode after May 1
Calvin Ayre (Apr 2018)

Interstate Liquidity Brings High Hopes To 2018 WSOP Online Events
PocketFives (Apr 2018)

Traffic On World Series Of Poker’s Online Site Could Triple Under Nevada, New Jersey Deal, Expert Says
CardPlayer (Apr 2018)

US poker liquidity market to launch on May 1
iGaming Business (Apr 2018)

New Jersey, Nevada To Make History Next Month With Online Poker Player Pool Sharing
Card Player (Apr 2018)

WSOP and 888Poker Ready to Merge Nevada, New Jersey & Delaware Players
PokerNews (Apr 2018)

Interstate Online Poker Liquidity Sharing Set to Become Reality for Caesars Sites in May
CardsChat (Apr 2018) Announces Interstate Liquidity Sharing Begins May 1
PocketFives (Apr 2018)

Spring Surprise: NJ, Nevada And Delaware Will Pool Online Poker Players May 1
Online Poker Report (Apr 2018)

Game Changer For NJ Online Poker: Multistate Play Begins May 1 At WSOP
PlayNJ (Apr 2018)

3-state online poker pool to debut May 1
Associated Press (Apr 2018)

Is On The Cusp Of A Three-State Online Poker Network? It Might Need To Be
Online Poker Report (Mar 2018)

WSOP Circuit Will Finally Put A Ring On NJ Online Poker Players
Online Poker Report (Mar 2018) Makes History in Nevada With First Online Poker Circuit Ring Event
USPoker (Feb 2018)

New Jersey Poker Classic Starts Today
PokerFuse (Feb 2018)

How Many People Will Play For WSOP Online Bracelets This Summer?
Online Poker Report (Jan 2018)


WSOP Increases Number Of Online Bracelets Again, With Four Up For Grabs In 2018
Online Poker Report (Dec 2017)

WSOP Ups Its Game With The NJ Poker Classic, Which Could Be Its Last Single-State Tournament Series
Online Poker Report (Nov 2017)

WSOP Boss Rini Opens Up About NV / DE / New Jersey Online Poker Player Pooling
NJ Gambling Sites (Nov 2017)

New Jersey Poker Classic Highlights Strong Promotional Rollout from WSOP NJ/888
NJ Online Gambling (Nov 2017) Tells Us What To Expect For Shared Online Poker Player Pools In NJ, Nevada, Delaware
Online Poker Report (Oct 2017)

Q+A: marks four years of online poker
Las Vegas Sun (Sept 2017)

WSOP Online Bracelet Events Took Giant Step in 2017 Generating $3 Million In Prize Pools
USPoker (Aug 2017)

WSOP Produced Largest Prize Pool in Nevada Online Poker History
PokerNewsDaily (July 2017)

WSOP to Feature Three Online Bracelet Events
PokerNewsDaily (May 2017)

Blasting Off: WSOP NJ Becomes Second Regulated US Online Poker Site To Launch Lottery Sit & Go’s
USPoker (May 2017)

WSOP 2017 Likely To Draw Biggest Online Poker Crowd In Nevada History With Online Bracelet Events
Online Poker Report (Jan 2017)


Return Of The Exclusive Bracelet Event Highlights Online Component Of 2016 World Series Of Poker
Online Poker Report (Jun 2016)

Resorts named Operator of the Year at EGR North America awards
eGaming Review (Apr 2016)

With PayPal’s foray into the US i-gaming market provoking a strong reaction, David Cook looks to shed more light on the development
Gambling Insider (Mar 2016)


Poker Innovation Award

The 25 Seat Scramble Caps Off Historic Week For US Regulated Online Poker
USPoker (Jul 2015)

New Online Gambling Credit Card Codes Bring About Payment Processing Improvements
Online Poker Report (Jul 2015) Head of Online Poker Bill Rini Elaborates on Launch of
PokerNews (June 2015)

Interview with Bill Rini, Head of Online Poker at
PokerUpdate (June 2015)

Follow the 2015 WSOP Conference Call Live(ish)
PokerListings (May 2015)

Rise of online poker at the WSOP
ESPN (May 2015)

World Series of Poker hopes for mass appeal
Las Vegas Review-Journal (May 2015)

Banks remain wary of approving credit card use for Internet gaming
Las Vegas Business Press (May 2015)

Online poker special: Bill Rini, Caesars Interactive Entertainment
Totally Gaming (Mar 2015)

US Interstate Liquidity Sharing: An Online Poker Operator’s Perspective
Poker Industry Pro (Mar 2015)

The Truth Behind Legalized Online Gambling and Job Growth
Bluff Magazine (Mar 2015)

WSOP And 888 To Pool Some New Jersey Online Poker Players Immediately
NJ Online Casino (Jan 2015)


WSOP.COM Sign Greg Merson On Their One-Year Anniversary (Sep 2014)

The Truth About Online Poker
AllIn Magazine (Sep 2014) claims market leadership in Nevada
Las Vegas Review-Journal (Sep 2014)

If you build it (right), they will come
Bluff Magazine (Jul 2014)

IGaming North America Day 2 Recap (Mar 2014)


I’m Bill Rini, Head of Online Poker at, Ask Me Anything
PocketFives (Dec 2013)

Nevada online poker websites still in their infancy
Las Vegas Review-Journal (Nov 2013)

Steven Holloway on poker: The tedious final table
New Zealand Herald (Nov 2013)


The Three Biggest Problems Facing Online Poker
Online Poker Report (Sep 2012)

Top 10 Most Interesting Poker Tweeters
PokerStrategy (Mar 2012)

Commerce, More FTP Bashing, Detention Movie
Daniel Negreanu’s Weekly Rant Vlog (Feb 2012)

Doyleism of the Day: “If you put both your feet in your mouth, you won’t have a leg to stand on.”
CardPlayer Magazine (Feb 2012)


PokerCast Episode 192 – The Return of Phil Laak & Bill Rini
TwoPlusTwo Pokercast (Oct 2011)

PokerCast Episode 172 – Black Friday One Month Later & SCOOP Coverage
TwoPlusTwo Pokercast (May 2011)


Ronald Fanelli update: Still no return to Phuket Prison
Phuket Gazette (Nov 2010)

Guest Interview with Bill Rini
PAS (Sep 2010)

Poker blog round-up: Daleroxxu, Ronfar3, Bill Rini and Andrew Robl
Betfair Blog (Mar 2010)