February 2019 was not kind to poker pro Phil Ivey. Ivey suffered a significant setback in his ongoing legal battle and lost his namesake Vegas poker room.
The Borgata won a lawsuit over poker pro Phil Ivey related to edge-sorting in a baccarat game. Now, another part of the legal battle may move to Nevada.
UNLV student Brittany Rose invented a solution to the edge-sorting Baccarat problem that thrust Phil Ivey and Borgata into the spotlight recently.
Not all progress is created equal. While Pennsylvania and New York took small steps on major casino issues, they pale in comparison to NJ gambling success.
They are polar opposites, but amateur poker player John Hesp and Poker Hall of famer Phil Ivey shared the spotlight in Las Vegas this week.