In November 2014, Negreanu was inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame in Las Vegas.
The first Big Swing event was held on June 25, 2009 at the Harrah's Rio Secco Golf Club.
I told my mom I'd build a house out of Popsicle sticks, and move to California." He attended Pineway public middle school in North York, where the principal complained to his mother about Daniel's "poor manners or behavior" and threatened to expel him for "ignoring the school rules." While nursing dreams of a career as a professional snooker player, the then 15-year-old learned how to play poker.
At the age of 16, he was spending time in pool halls, hustling, sports betting, and playing cards.
Negreanu has since captured another five bracelets.
He has 36 career WSOP final table appearances, including two apiece at the WSOP Europe and at the WSOP Asia-Pacific, and 103 money finishes.
In addition to Negreanu's regular appearances in the big game at Bobby's Room, he played in all seven seasons of the television show High Stakes Poker.