Daniel Negreanu checked to Brandon Cantu on a flop of . Cantu tossed out a bet of either 4,000 or 5,000, Negreanu called, and the turn brought a second nine - the . Negreanu checked, Cantu fired out 9,000, and Negreanu called.
A third nine - the - completed the board, and Negreanu checked once again. Cantu bet 13,000, and Negreanu shifted in his chair.
"Man, you ever have that feeling a nine was coming and was going to screw you?" Negreanu said aloud, pointing at the . "I really felt it, it was really weird, the energy. Like the universe was talking to me. I was planning on check-raising the river. Man, this is sick."
Kid Poker called, and Cantu showed for nines full of sevens. Negreanu showed for a flopped set of fours, then tossed his hand into the muck.
"I need to stop sourcing cards in my mind," Negreanu said after the hand.