Daniel Negreanu Shares the Realities of Turning Pro
Any of you that have followed my blogs over the years know
that I am not always the biggest Daniel Negreanu fan. I have
always respected him as a player and for his job as an
ambassador but there are times where we butt heads regarding
some of his views. This is not one of those times. A couple days ago, I wrote an article about how I chose NOT
to turn pro and instead took my bankroll and paid off my
Flashback Friday - "Danny" Negreanu Defeats John Bonetti at the 1999 United States Poker Championship
Starting today, we will host a feature here at Poker Junkie
that I'm dubbing "Flashback Friday. "
Each week we will take a look back at a major poker
confrontation, hopefully with a tie in to recent poker news. In this inaugural installment we take a look back at the
1999 United States Poker Championship Main Event. The Trump Taj Mahal poker room shut down this past Sunday
for renovations but for many years the room was host to the
Taj Poker Room,
Trump Taj Mahal,
United States Poker Championship,
Daniel Negreanu's Take Applies to Everyday Life - Not Just Poker
Daniel Negreanu wrote a great blog about making his choice
to play poker and to gamble. Head over to
FullContactPoker. com and read it sometime. His words got me
to thinking about the recent decision by Victoria
Coren-Mitchell to leave PokerStars because they are now
offering casino games.
2014 WSOP Predictions Revisited
The 2014 World Series of Poker is now concluded until
November and this year's series has proven the most
successful in history. Back in mid-May, I made my annual
WSOP prediction and once again, I cranked out more wins than
losses, but just barely. Ivey and Hellmuth Win Bracelets - Daniel Blanks -- Result:
Selbst Wins Women Make an Impact - Result: Half Credit
At Least Two Qualifiers from WSOP. com Make the November Nine
Mixed Game Tournament Set Records - Result: Epic Win
Main Event Field = 7,063 - Result - Half Credit.
2014 World Series of Poker,
2014 WSOP Main Event,
Daniel Negreanu - The Sparkly Vampire of Razz
The $10,000 Razz World Championship is underway at the 2014
World Series of Poker. Many like to call the game "Razzle
Dazzle" because that is kinda the way you feel after playing
a long session of this simple but incredibly frustrating
game. Daniel Negreanu has decided to take the razzle dazzle to
another level. His attire this evening has been the talk of
the poker world.
2014 World Series of Poker,
Sparkly Vampire of Razz,
You Can Meet Phil Hellmuth for Just $16,700
Would you pay $16,700 just to interact with Phil Hellmuth?
QUIT LAUGHING!!! It was a serious.
World Series of Poker
Daniel Negreanu Breaking Even Should Open Eyes to the Reality of Tournament Poker
Daniel Negreanu did something on Thursday that you seldom
see from top poker players, live or online. He posted his
true stats for 2014. According to Hendon Mob, Daniel Negreanu has earned $1. 7
million in live tournaments in 2014.
WSOP Now Allowing You to Speak and Celebrate in Moderation
Some of you that watched the live coverage of the 2011 WSOP
Main Event may remember Daniel Negreanu throwing a mild
tantrum when he wasn't allowed to talk during a hand at the
featured table. When this went down, I voiced my opinion that I would not be
surprised to see that rule changed before the 2012 WSOP. I wish I had put some money on that.
Hevad Khan Rule,
Daniel Shills, Talks to Himself, and Plays With his New "Thick" Toy
I finally got around to watching the Daniel Negreanu Vlog
this week after Kevmath's not so subtle hint. During the
video I hear the middle school girls in my head going "Dude,
seriously? That is so gross. "
About a minute in I stole a line from Finding Nemo and just
started singing "Just keep shilling, shilling, shilling. " I
want to know if Daniel got any kickback for his infomercial.
Daniel Negreanu Vlog,
Epic Poker League Files For Bankruptcy - Cue Negreanu "I Told You So" Blog
Federated Sports and Gaming announced today that they filed
for Chapter 11 bankruptcy at the end of the day on Tuesday. Cue Daniel Negreanu's "I told you so" video blog. No, he hasn't made one.
Epic Poker League