If playing poker itself wasn't difficult by itself, there are still other factors to consider. One daunting factor is your partner. Not your poker partner that I told you to get a while back. Your boyfriend, girlfriend, wife or husband. This person can effect your game.
If you have a significant other who doesn't want you to player poker, you're in for a long, long relationship. Or, a short one.
However, he does note that once he got married he stopped playing poker os much as he used to on the tournament trail because he couldn't give equally in the personal side and the business side of his life.
He hasn't cashed in a tournament since this summer's World Series of Poker events and only cashed in three events all year.
There's nothing like getting your mind off life than sitting at a poker table and smashing your opponents. Negreanu did just that. Last week, he placed 14th in a World Poker Tour event (he only got about $96,000).
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