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Answered 2014-01-08 09:54:41

It depends on who you ask. The country is currently divided on this issue as some will say it is a game of chance, as others will claim it is a game of skill. While in some circles it is considered a sport, many states such as NV, NJ and DE are coming around to accept regulated and legal online Poker rooms.

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