GameAccount Brings Skill Gaming to Sky

January 09, 2006 (London, UK) – GameAccount, the #1 Skill Game and P2P network supplier has been chosen by Sky Bet, a division of British Sky Broadcasting Limited (BSkyB), to provide Skill Gaming services for the Sky Gamestar portal. As one of the world’s leading broadcasters, with an impressive betting and gaming pedigree, Sky has chosen GameAccount to support its expansion into P2P games. The deal means that Sky can offer customers the best Skill Games available online, such as Multiplayer Pool, Hi-Lo Solitaire, Mah Jong and the unique P2P Tournament Blackjack format, exclusively supplied by GameAccount. GameAccount specialises in … Read more

Mini-blackjack tournaments – BetCRIS Casino launches new tournament mode

January 6, 2006 – BetCRIS Casino always renewing its options for their customers, will start today with a new mode of BlackJack tournaments guaranteed to both entertain and reward the players. The “Mini-Blackjack Tournaments” start on Fridays at midday and finish Sundays at midnight with a total grand prize of $3000. Today, the first ever will take place. “We expect to have at least two of these tournaments every month”, announced Eduardo D’Lyne, Casino Manager for “We are most excited about this new mode and I’m sure our customers will enjoy it as much as they’ve done with our … Read more

Johnson fined for touchdown celebration?

January 6, New York – Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver, Chad Johnson may be looking for end zone celebration revenge! Promising a grand celebration last game – Johnson scored a touchdown only to realize someone had hidden his prop. And now with the Bengals’ upcoming game this weekend against the Steelers, we could expect anything and everything from Johnson. However, with on field merriment come the fines and whatever Johnson is contemplating, chances are there may be a price tag involved.  So far we’ve seen Riverdance, a marriage proposal to a cheerleader, putting with a pylon, a shout out to Terrell … Read more

Playoffs Kick Off With Wild-Card Weekend. Post Odds

January 6, 2006 – After a final week of the NFL regular season that was less than spectacular, bettors are eager to again see football that matters. They get their wish this weekend as the four wild-card playoff games kick off the NFL postseason. has posted the odds. “Although the regular season had its fine moments, the playoffs are when football gets truly exciting,” says Calvin Ayre, Founder and CEO of “With the unprecedented success rate of favorites, bookmakers had their work cut out to balance the action. Now it’s time for the playoffs, so there’s no … Read more Announces Brad Garrett to MC Card Player’s Player of the Year Awards

January 5, 2006 – Los Angeles , California – is proud to announce it has secured world famous television star and noted celebrity poker player Brad Garrett to be Master of Ceremonies at Card Player Magazine’s Player of the Year Awards Show Gala. Set for February 15, 2006 at the Music Box Theater in downtown Hollywood, the gala event will be attended by the top rounders and luminaries from the poker world, as well as numerous celebrity poker players and fans. The show, which is producing and sponsoring, will take place prior to the World Poker Tour’s LA … Read more

Playtech to Expand its Game Portfolio

4 January 2006 – Playtech has recently announced the expansion of its games portfolio with the addition of five new games to Playtech-powered casinos, upping the number of available games on the expanded platform to more than 80. Alongside these new games, Playtech has also released additional flash versions of some of its downloadable games. The recent release is the latest in a long line of new product development by Playtech, enhancing the company’s foothold as an industry leader and providing operators with advanced performance and first-to-market features. The new games include three 5-reel 20-line multi coin slot games – … Read more