Sen. Juan Hinojosa tells PlayTexas that his sports betting legislation won't advance this session, which ends May 31.
Posted on: May 24, 2021 |
With a House deadline passed, a Texas sports betting bill needs to start in the Senate, leaving little chance of passage this session.
Posted on: May 11, 2021 |
Justin Hammer of Texas' Prime Social poker venue talks about million-dollar prize pools and the growth of hold'em tournaments in the state.
Posted on: April 21, 2021 |
A bill legalizing new Texas Lottery games, and allowing bars and taverns to sell them, faces an uphill battle after moving through committee.
Posted on: April 16, 2021 |
Sports betting finally got a hearing in the Texas legislature, and the reception was warmer than expected.
Posted on: April 15, 2021 |
The Lone Star Poker Series comes to Houston's Champions Poker Club, highlighted by the first-ever $1 million poker event in Texas history.
Posted on: April 14, 2021 |
Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale placed $1 million on Houston to win March Madness, marking one of the largest tourney bets on record.
Posted on: March 29, 2021 |
What's March Madness without filling out a bracket? With DraftKings, you can display your prowess for a shot at cash prizes. And at no cost.
Posted on: March 17, 2021 |
The House and Senate saw bills filed to legalize casinos and sports betting in Texas. However, such legislation still faces uphill battles.
Posted on: March 12, 2021 |
Gov. Greg Abbott has lifted all COVID-19 restrictions in the Texas. However, poker clubs do not expect to make many operational changes.
Posted on: March 5, 2021 |