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Tag: Black Friday

Five Thoughts: Danzer Wins WSOP Player of the Year, Hall of Fame Selections, and More

Five Thoughts examines the conclusion to the 2014 WSOP Player of the Year race, EPT London, and the 2014 Poker Hall of Fame class.

PokerNews Book Review: Fading Hearts on the River by Brooks Haxton

PokerNews examines Fading Hearts on the River, a memoir by Brooks Haxton on his son Isaac. We also spoke with the author about his new book.

Five Thoughts: Ultimate Gaming Exits NJ, WSOP.com Celebrates, and Elias' Big WPT Win

Five Thoughts examines WSOP.com's highs, Ultimate Gaming's lows, and Elias' big win at Borgata.

Five Thoughts: 2014 Poker Hall of Fame Finalists, Another Million for Colman, and More

Five Thoughts examines the 2014 Poker Hall of Fame finalists, another seven-figure win for Daniel Colman, and more.

Five Thoughts: California Bills Die, The Poker Hall of Fame, WPT and GPI, and More

Five Thoughts examines the two bills that fell short in California, the Poker Hall of Fame nomination process, and more.

Full Tilt Poker Red Pros Can Now Petition for Black Friday Refunds

Full Tilt Poker "professionals" are now approved to petition for Black Friday refunds with the Garden City Group.

Five Thoughts: Ivey Posts Bail, Hellmuth Eats a Burger, and Crown Makes Headlines

This week's Five Thoughts looks at Phil Ivey bailing out his friends in Macau, Phil Hellmuth stuffing a huge burger in his mouth, and more.

PokerStars Social Media Ratings: Who Are The Most Influential Poker Players?

Not surprisingly, Team PokerStars pro Daniel Negreanu took the top spot in the rankings.

Five Thoughts: Anderson and Volpe Break Through, Cada Snags No. 2, and More

Calvin Anderson and Paul Volpe break through with their first bracelets, Joe Cada notches number two, and more.

Black Friday Informant Daniel Tzvetkoff Avoids Prison Time

Daniel Tzvetkoff, the man who provided inside information to the FBI about major online poker sites, avoided prison time on Wednesday.

Five Thoughts: Crumpling Cards, the Seminole Hard Rock $10 Million Guarantee, and More

Five Thoughts examines the crumpling cards fiasco, looks at the new schedule for the $10 million guarantee, and more.

Seat Open with Marty Mathis: Growing Up Gaming and Emerging From Black Friday

Seat Open reveals the life story of young online poker star Marty Mathis.

Five Thoughts: 10 More Confirmed for Pro-Heavy ONE DROP; Rounders Inspiration Dies

Five Thoughts examines the increasingly pro-heavy lineup for the $1 Million BIG ONE for ONE DROP, and more.

James Leighton's Poker Book, Alligator Blood, to Be Made Into a Movie

James Leighton's poker book, Alligator Blood, which focuses on the story of Daniel Tzvetkoff and payment processing, will be made into a movie.

Five Thoughts: WPT Season XII Concludes at Borgata, First Two-Time EPT Champ, and More

Five Thoughts is back, and examines the conclusion of Season XII of the WPT and the first two-time EPT winner.

PokerNews Feature: The Future of Online Poker in the U.S. -- Is Your State Next?

PokerNews' Matthew Kredell examines the future of online poker in the U.S. Which state will launch next? Will Sheldon Adelson's plot to ban Internet poker work?

WPT Player of the Year Leader Mukul Pahuja's Big Gamble, Leaving Finance for Poker

Three years ago, Mukul Pahuja took the plunge, leaving a cushy finance job in Midtown Manhattan to pursue poker full time. Now, he leads the Season XII WPT Player of the Year race.

$10 Million Up Top: Will the WSOP Guarantee "Work"?

Will the $10 million guaranteed top prize for the 2014 WSOP Main Event work? Statistics professor and poker player Peter Chi offers his take.

First Round of Full Tilt Poker Payments Scheduled for Friday Feb. 28

First round of Full Tilt Poker payments scheduled for Friday, Feb. 28, 1,050 days after Black Friday.

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