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Tag: Black Friday

Pro Blogs: A Passion for Poker by Alec Torelli

Do you have a passion for poker? Alec Torelli's latest blog looks at what it takes to make it in the game.

The Nightly Turbo: Massachusetts Eyes Online Poker, Full Tilt License Hearing, and More

A Massachusetts lawmaker is pushing for online poker legislation, and the AGCC set a hearing to discuss a Full Tilt Poker license.

Black Friday Chronicles: Blair Hinkle on Life After Black Friday and Issues Cashing Out

Blair Hinkle talks about Black Friday's impact on his life and his seven-figure FTOPS score just weeks before.

Black Friday Chronicles: Justin Bonomo Reflects on the Past Year

On the one-year anniversary of Black Friday, we caught up with Justin Bonomo to see how his life has changed over the last year.

A Year Later: A Small Stakes Player Reflects on Black Friday

Poker pro Pawel Nazarewicz looks back on Black Friday and what the future holds for online poker, legislation, and players in the United States.

The Nightly Turbo: UKIPT Nottingham, WSOPC St. Louis Breaks Record, and More

Miss any of the day's top poker news stories? Get caught up in the Nightly Turbo.

Black Friday Chronicles: Looking Back One Year Later

PokerNews looks back at April 15, 2011, and the ramifications the events have had on the poker industry.

Black Friday Chronicles: Where Were You?

As the anniversary of the event that shook the poker world approaches, PokerNews asks, "Where were you on Black Friday?"

Black Friday Chronicles: The Impact Down Under

We hear from some of the Asia-Pacific's best poker professionals, to gauge exactly what kind of effect Black Friday has had on their careers.

The Black Friday Timeline: One Year Without Online Poker

To help make sense of Black Friday, we’ve put together a timeline that highlights the important developments that occurred from April 15, 2011 to April 15, 2012.

Black Friday Chronicles: Twitter Reactions

April 15, 2011 will forever be known in the poker world as "Black Friday." Here are some of the Twitter reactions from that gloomy day in the industry.

Players File Class-Action Lawsuit Against Howard Lederer, Chris Ferguson

Four players have filed a class-action lawsuit against Full Tilt Poker execs Howard Lederer and Chris Ferguson.

Seat Open with Faraz Jaka

As the year anniversary of Black Friday approaches Seat Open will focus on the experiences and reactions of some poker players. This week Faraz Jaka opens up about how it affected him.

Five Thoughts: Hellmuth Wins PokerNews Fan Bracket

Phil Hellmuth defeated Daniel Negreanu in the PokerNews Fan Bracket, Viktor Blom bested Isaac Haxton in the SuperStar Showdown, and more in this week's Five Thoughts.

Trump Entertainment Resorts and 888 Discuss Online Poker Venture in U.S.

Trump Entertainment Resorts and 888 Holdings are in discussions to offer online poker once a regulated online gambling market is implemented in the U.S.

Seat Open with Melanie Weisner Part Three

Melanie Weisner shares about how her life has changed pre and post Black Friday.

The Nightly Turbo: Hansen Versus Dwan in Macau, Isildur1 Returns to Nosebleeds, and More

Gus Hansen and Tom Dwan are playing high stakes games in Macau, and Viktor "Isildur1" Blom is set to face off against Ike Haxton in a $1 million PokerStars SuperStar Showdown.

Chris Moneymaker and Director Doug Tirola Talk All In: The Poker Movie

Chris Moneymaker and director Doug Tirola talk All In—The Poker Movie, the story of the worldwide poker boom.

Judge Postpones Acceptance of Plea Agreement in John Campos Case

U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan has refused to accept the plea agreement with John Campos until the prosecution explains their reasoning.

Online Chat: Thiago "XTheDecanoX" Nishijima

In our inaugural "Online Chat," Brazilian online pro Thiago "XTheDecanoX" Nishijima talks about his start in poker, winning UBOC before Black Friday & more.

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