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Former Lock Poker rep Explains Site’s Downfall

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One of the greatest and most-reprehensible mysteries in online poker right now involves the story of Lock Poker. Once one of the largest US-friendly poker sites in America, they’ve devolved into a complete disaster and haven’t processed cashout requests for over a year now. Somehow Lock Poker continues to operate and take players money without answering numerous questions that have spawned on major poker forums. So what’s the deal here? Luckily, somebody has finally spoken up and given details on this site and whether or not players can ever expect to see their money. And, no, you’re probably not going …

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3 Online Poker Sites that are Recreational Player-Friendly

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For years, the online poker ecosystem saw sharks and fish dispersed relatively evenly throughout various stakes. And this naturally-formed model worked well for years as poker sites and professional grinders profited off new and unskilled beginners. However, online poker rooms have begun to see their profits taper off in recent times since new players aren’t sticking around like they used to. The primary blame has been directed at multi-tabling regulars as well as bum hunters, who refuse to click an open seat unless they have an edge. And while professionals do provide benefits to the poker community, they’re often believed …

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Michael Mizrachi signs with Lock Poker

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Lock Poker signed yet another big-name player after inking a deal with Michael Mizrachi. As a member of the LockPro Elite team, Mizrachi will represent the world’s largest US-friendly online poker room at various live tournaments across the globe. It’s certainly not hard to see why Lock Poker would want “The Grinder” on their team. After all, Mizrachi has earned $14,324,079 in live tournaments, which ranks eighth on the all-time winnings list. Some of the notable accomplishments that helped The Grinder reach this impressive winnings total include the following: 2010 and 2012 WSOP $50k Players Championship winner; Mizrachi is the …

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Vegas 2013 packages up for grabs – get raking now!

Want to be in Vegas, playing the WSOP* with the big boys (and girls) in June? If you’ve ever dreamt of playing at the top of your game, and winning a package to the crème de la crème of live poker events, then here’s the break you’ve been waiting for. Just get raking from February through May with RakeTheRake at Lock Poker or Gala Poker and you could be on your way! Players need to rake $10,000 when you play at Lock Poker with RakeTheRake before 31 May 2013, to bag a $2,500 package to play the 2013 World Series*,  …

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Lock Poker – Knights battling for iPads, iPhones and More

Grab your broadsword and head out onto the Lock Poker cyber battlefields in search of huge rewards this September! Lock is running two “Battle of the Knights” leaderboard races and giving out an additional 17,000 cash prizes (worth $2 million collectively). If you’re interested in winning some of these prizes – which range from iPads to 2012 Aussie Millions packages – keep reading to find out all the details. Cash Rewards As players generate rake in poker tournaments and cash games, they’ll move closer towards the different cash prizes that are available in Battle of the Knights. There are 58 …

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