When the Division of Gaming Enforcement cleared the path for PokerStars to return to the United States in late September, the long-term prospects of the New Jersey online poker market immediately took a turn toward the positive.
As for the industry’s short-term outlook, that’s an entirely different story.
PokerStars’ approval may result in existing operators temporarily scaling back their efforts, instead waiting until what many industry analysts believe to be the site’s early 2016 launch to jockey for position.
What results is a market that will struggle to grow throughout a period when online poker typically thrives.
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